Workshops - Spring 2016
Workshops

 UNRAVEL THE MYSTERY

Presenter: Devon Niebling

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

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

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

 

THE BIG AWESOME TOOLBOX: ONLINE RESEARCH TOOLS

Presenter: Eric O’Brien

Tuesday, March 15                       5:00-6:00 p.m.             SOC, CONN 222

Tuesday, March 29                       5:30-6:30 p.m.             FOC #10, 209

Monday, April 4                            noon-1:00 p.m.             EVC 212

 

MLA STYLE: JUST THE BASICS

Presenter: Sara Lihz Staroska

Friday, March 18                           noon-1:00 p.m.             FOC #10, 209

Thursday, March 24                      3:00-4:00 p.m.              EVC 212 

Thursday, March 31                      12:30-1:30 p.m.            SOC, CONN 222

 

ACTIVE AND PASSIVE VOICE

Presenter: Victoria Hecker

Monday, March 21                         1:00-2:00 p.m.             FOC #10, 209

Monday, March 21                         4:00-5:00 p.m.             SOC, CONN 222

Tuesday, March 22                         9:00-10:00 a.m.           EVC 212

 

TOP 20 GRAMMAR ERRORS AND HOW TO AVOID THEM

Facilitator: Suzanne Barrett

Monday, March 21                        5:00-6:00 p.m.               FOC #10, 209

Tuesday, March 22                       11:00 a.m.-noon             SOC, CONN 222

Wednesday, March 23                  2:30-3:30 p.m.                EVC 212

 

HELPFUL COMPUTER RESOURCES FOR STUDENTS

Presenter: Ryan Brown

Monday, March 21                         4:00-5:00 p.m.             FOC #10, 209

Tuesday, March 22                        11:00 a.m.-noon           SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, March 24                       1:00-2:00p.m.               EVC 212

 

STEP BY STEP

Facilitator: Eve Hermanson

Thursday, March 24                       6:00-7:00 p.m.               SOC, CONN 222

Friday, March 25                            9:00-10:00 a.m.             FOC #10, 209

Friday, March 25                            10:30-11:30 a.m.            EVC 212

 

RHETORICAL ANALYSIS OF IMAGES

Presenter: Patrick Mainelli

Monday, March 28                        2:00-3:00 p.m.               SOC, CONN 222

Tuesday, March 29                       noon-1:00p.m.                FOC #10, 209

Friday, April 1                                2:00-3:00 p.m.               EVC 212

 

SCHOLARSHIP ESSAY WRITING

Facilitator: Katie Hupp

Thursday, March 31                       8:30-9:30 a.m.                FOC #10, 209

Thursday, March 31                       10:30-11:30 a.m.            SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, March 31                       2:00-3:00 p.m.                EVC 212

 

IT'S ALL IN THE DETAILS

Facilitator: Dave Ravenberg

Monday, April 4                              noon-1:00 p.m.               EVC 212

Tuesday, April 5                             1:00-2:00 p.m.                 SOC, CONN 222

Wednesday, April 6                        2:00-3:00 p.m.                FOC #10, 209

 

BRIDGING THE GAP: USING TRANSITIONAL WORDS AND PHRASES

Presenter: Lorraine Duggin

Friday, April 29                              noon-1:00 p.m.             FOC #10, 209

Friday, April 29                              2:00-3:00 p.m.              SOC, CONN 222

Friday, April 29                              4:00-5:00 p.m.              EVC 212

                     

SCIENCE WRITING

Presenter: Patrick Mainelli

Monday, April 4                           2:00-3:00 p.m.               SOC, CONN 222

Tuesday, April 5                           noon-1:00 p.m.              FOC #10, 209          

Friday, April 8                               2:00-3:00 p.m.               EVC 212

 

IN-CLASS WRITING AND CRITICAL THINKING

Facilitator: Suzanne Barrett

Monday, April 18                          5:00-6:00 p.m.               FOC #10, 209

Tuesday, April 19                         11:00 a.m.-noon             SOC, CONN 222

Wednesday, April 20                    2:30-3:30 p.m.                EVC 212

 

FROM OUTER SPACE TO THE OUTLINE: HOW TO ORGANIZE YOUR PAPER

Facilitator: Laurie Maley

Monday, April 4                             10:00-11:00 a.m.               SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, April 7                           10:00-11:00 a.m.               FOC #10, 209

Monday, April 11                           1:00-2:00 p.m.                   EVC 212

 

FROM THE PAGE TO THE STAGE: HOW TO PRESENT YOUR PAPER

Facilitator: Laurie Maley

Monday, April 4                             11:00 a.m.-noon               SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, April 7                           11:00 a.m.-noon               FOC #10, 209

Monday, April 11                           noon-1:00 p.m.                 EVC 212

 

AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL WRITING

Facilitator: Jen Lambert

Friday, April 22                            10:00-11:00 a.m.              FOC #10, 209

Friday, April 22                            noon-1:00 p.m.                  SOC, CONN 222

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

 

RESEARCH WITH PURPOSE

Presenter: Michael Jamieson

Monday, May 16                         10:00-11:00 a.m.               SOC, CONN 222

Monday, May 16                         noon-1:00p.m.                   EVC 212

Monday, May 16                         2:00-3:00 p.m.                   FOC #10, 209

 


Teacher Talk Sessions

 

CONVERSATIONAL ENGLISH CIRCLES 

 Meet students from all over the world.

Improve your english skills.

Improve your writing.

EVERY THURSDAY 11:00am – noon

Facilitated by Writing Center Consultant, Emily Borgmann

South Omaha Campus Writing Center, Connector Building, Room 222    

 

WRITING CENTER READING SERIES

(Spring 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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