Workshops - Fall 2015
Workshops

 

SENTENCE SAVVY: ELIMINATING RUN-ONS

Presenter: Suzanne Barrett

Monday, December 7                         5:00-6:00 p.m.             FOC #10, 209

Tuesday, December 8                         1:00-2:00 p.m.             SOC, CONN 222

Wednesday, December 9                   11:00 a.m.-noon          EVC 212

 

USING RESEARCH: QUOTING, PARAPHRASING, SUMMARIZING, AND CITING

Presenter: Michael Jamieson

Monday, December 7                         1:00-2:00 p.m.             SOC, CONN 222

Tuesday, December 8                         noon-1:00 p.m.            FOC #10, 209

Wednesday, December 9                   9:00-10:00 a.m.           EVC 212

 

UNRAVEL THE MYSTERIES

Presenter: Devon Niebling

Saturday, December 12                      9:00-10:00 a.m.           FOC #10, 209

Monday, December 14                       5:00-6:00 p.m.             SOC, CONN 222

Friday, December 18                          1:00-2:00 p.m.             EVC 212

 

MAKING OUTLINES: THE BEST WRITING PRESENT YOU’VE EVER GIVEN YOURSELF

Presenter: Michael Jamieson

Monday, December 14                       1:00-2:00 p.m.             SOC, CONN 222

Tuesday, December 15                       noon-1:00 p.m.            FOC #10, 209

Wednesday, December 16                 9:00-10:00 a.m.           EVC 212

THE BIG AWESOME TOOLBOX: LEARN HOW TO USE ZOTERO, A NOTE-TAKING, DATABASE, AND BIBLIOGRAPHIC MANAGEMENT PROGRAM

Presenter: Eric O’Brien

Tuesday, December 15                       3:00-4:00 p.m.             FOC #10, 209

Thursday, December 17                     5:00-6:00 p.m.             SOC, CONN 222

Tuesday, December 22                       5:30-6:30 p.m.             EVC 212

 

CONCRETE LANGUAGE

Presenter: Sara Lihz Staroska

Thursday, December 17                     12:30-1:30 p.m.           SOC, CONN 222

Monday, December 21                       2:30-3:30 p.m.             EVC 212

Thursday, January 7                            12:30-1:30 p.m.           FOC #10, 209

           

WASTED WORDS (AND HOW TO THROW THEM AWAY)

Presenter: Victoria Hecker

Monday December 21                        10:30-11:30 a.m.         SOC, CONN 222

Monday, December 21                       12:30-1:30 p.m.           FOC #10, 209 

Tuesday, December 22                       1:00-2:00 p.m.             EVC 212

 

OBSERVATION: USE YOUR SENSES

Presenter: Eve Hermanson

Thursday, January 14                          6:00-7:00 p.m.             SOC, CONN 222

Friday, January 15                               9:00-10:00 a.m.           FOC #10, 209

Friday, January 15                              10:30-11:30 a.m.          EVC 212

 

ACCESSIBLE AND FUNCTIONAL COMPUTER TECHNOLOGIES FOR STUDENT WRITERS

Presenter: Ryan Brown

Tuesday, January 19                           noon-1:00 p.m.             SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, January 21                          2:00-3:00 p.m.             EVC 212

Monday, January 25                           3:00-4:00p.m.               FOC #10, 209

 

BRIDGING THE GAPS: USING TRANSITIONAL WORDS AND PHRASES

Presenter: Lorraine Duggin

Friday, January 22                               noon-1:00 p.m.            FOC #10, 209

Friday, January 22                               2:00-3:00 p.m.             SOC, CONN 222

Friday, January 22                               4:00-5:00 p.m.             EVC 212

                     

SCIENCE WRITING

Presenter: Patrick Mainelli

Tuesday, January 19                           1:00-2:00 p.m.             FOC #10, 209

Friday, January 22                               2:00-3:00 p.m.             EVC 212          

Monday, January 25                           2:00-3:00 p.m.             SOC, CONN 222

 

TEACHER TALK: GETTING STUDENTS OUT OF THE CLASSROOM AND INTO THE COMMUNITY

Facilitator: Suzanne Barrett

Monday, January 25                           5:00-6:00 p.m.             FOC #10, 209

Tuesday, January 26                           1:00-2:00 p.m.             SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, January 28                          3:00-4:00 p.m.             EVC 212

 

RHETORICAL ANALYSIS OF IMAGES

Presenter: Patrick Mainelli

Monday, February 1                           2:00-3:00 p.m.             SOC, CONN 222

Tuesday, February 2                           1:00-2:00p.m.              FOC #10, 209

Friday, February 5                               2:00-3:00 p.m.             EVC 212

 


Teacher Talk Sessions

 

CONVERSATIONAL ENGLISH CIRCLES 

 Meet students from all over the world.

Improve your english skills.

Improve your writing.

FRIDAYS 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Facilitated by Writing Center Consultant, Laurie Maley

South Omaha Campus Writing Center, Connector Building, Room 222    

 

WRITING CENTER READING SERIES

(Winter Reading TBA)

Please contact Katie Hupp with questions at 402-738-4529 or kehupp@mccneb.edu

 

*Note:  Part-time faculty who participate in this workshop are eligible for professional development compensation for their attendance.  We will provide the reimbursement forms.  Full-time faculty may represent their participation in this workshop in the "Professional Development" section of the "Faculty Professional Portfolio."*

 

 
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