Workshops - Fall 2017
Workshops

TEACHER TALKS

 

Empowering ESL Students

FACILITATED BY VICTORIA HECKER

Wednesday, September 6                               3:00-4:00 p.m.                         EVC 212

Thursday, September 7                                   5:00-6:00 p.m.                         FOC #23, 213

Friday, September 8                                       9:00-10:00 a.m.                       SOC, CONN 222

 

How Do We Conduct Peer Review in our Classrooms?

FACILITATED BY THOM DAVIS

Wednesday, September 13                             3:00-4:00 p.m.                         SOC, CONN 222

Wednesday, September 20                             3:00-4:00 p.m.                         EVC 212

Wednesday, September 27                             3:00-4:00 p.m.                         FOC #23, 213

 

WORKSHOPS

Digesting the Headlines

FACILITATED BY DEVON NIEBLING

Monday, September 11                                  2:00- 3:00 p.m.                        SOC, CONN 222

Friday, September 15                                     2:00-3:00 p.m.                         EVC 212

Saturday, September 16                                 9:00-10:00 a.m.                       FOC #23, 213

Sentence Savvy: Eliminating Run-ons

FACILITATED BY SUZANNE BARRETT

Monday, September 11                                  4:00-5:00 p.m.                         SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, September 14                                 11:00 a.m.-noon                      EVC 212

Friday, September 15                                     2:00-3:00 p.m.                         FOC #23, 213

Let’s Talk! How Considering Your Audience Makes for Stronger Writing

FACILITATED BY GENEVIEVE WILLIAMS

Monday, September 11                                  4:00-5:00 p.m.                         FOC #23, 213

Wednesday, September 13                             2:00-3:00 p.m.                         SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, September 14                                 noon-1:00 p.m.                        EVC 212

Maintaining the Chain of Trust: Avoiding Plagiarism

FACILITATED BY ERIN ARELLANO

Monday, September 18                                  noon-1:00 p.m.                        FOC #23, 213

Wednesday, September 20                             noon-1:00 p.m.                        SOC, CONN 222

Understanding MLA Style

FACILITATED BY ALEC MCMULLEN

Wednesday, September 20                             noon-1:00 p.m.                        FOC #23, 213

Wednesday, September 20                             2:30-3:30 p.m.                         SOC, CONN 222

Wednesday, September 20                             4:00-5:00 p.m.                         EVC 212

Use Language to Move from Passive to Engaged Voice

FACILITATED BY SAM ANDERSON

Monday, September 18                                                10:00-11:00 a.m.                               EVC 212

Friday, October 20                                                           10:30-11:30 a.m.                               FOC #23, 213

Wednesday, November 8                                            10:30-11:30 a.m.                               SOC, CONN 222

Patterns of Development: How to Expand an Essay without Repeating Yourself

FACILITATED BY KRISTEN CLANTON

Monday, September 25                                  1:00- 2:00 p.m.                        FOC #23, 213

Wednesday, September 27                             1:00-2:00 p.m.                         EVC 212

Friday, September 29                                     1:00-2:00 p.m.                         SOC, CONN 222

 

Active Reading Strategies for Student Writers

FACILITATED BY RYAN BROWN

Friday, September 29                                     9:00-10:00 a.m.                       EVC 212

Friday, September 29                                     11:00 a.m.-noon                      SOC, CONN 222

Friday, September 29                                     1:00-2:00 p.m.                         FOC #23, 213

 

It’s Complicated; But It Doesn’t Have to Be—Writing an APA Style Paper

FACILITATED BY ERIN ARELLANO

Monday, October 2                                         noon-1:00 p.m.                        FOC #23, 213

Wednesday, October 4                                   noon-1:00 p.m.                        SOC, CONN 222

Friday, October 6                                            noon-1:00 p.m.                        EVC 212

 

Writing About Visual Art

FACILITATED BY SUZANNE BARRETT

Monday, October 9                                         4:00-5:00 p.m.                         SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, October 12                                     11:00 a.m.-noon                      EVC 212

Friday, October 13                                          2:00-3:00 p.m.                         FOC #23, 213

 

Efficiency in Writing

FACILITATED BY ERIC O’BRIEN

Tuesday, October 10                                       5:00- 6:00 p.m.                        SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, October 12                                     5:30-6:30 p.m.                         FOC #23, 213

Tuesday, October 17                                       6:00-7:00 p.m.                         EVC 212

 

How to Make Your Dialogue Sing

FACILITATED BY HOLLY RICHMOND

Wednesday,  October 11                                10:00-11:00 a.m.                     SOC, CONN 222

Wednesday, October 11                                 1:00-2:00 p.m.                         FOC #23, 213

Wednesday, October 11                                 3:00-4:00 p.m.                         EVC 212

 

Nature Writing: An American Tradition

FACILITATED BY LEAH HEDRICK

Thursday, October 12                                     12:00- 1:00 p.m.                      EVC 212

Thursday, October 12                                     2:00-3:00 p.m.                         SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, October 12                                     4:00-5:00 p.m.                         FOC #23, 213

Getting Published:  It’s a Full-time Job

FACILITATED BY ERIN ARELLANO

Monday, October 16                                       noon-1:00 p.m.                        FOC #23, 213

Wednesday, October 18                                 noon-1:00 p.m.                        SOC, CONN 222

Effective Researching Inside and Outside Library Databases

FACILITATED BY FRANKIE WARD

Monday, October 16                                       11:00 a.m.-noon                      EVC 212

Tuesday, October 17                                       11:00 a.m.-noon                      SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, October 19                                     11:00 a.m.-noon                      FOC #23, 213

 

Stand Out from the Crowd: On Writing Effective Personal Statements, Application Essays, and Letter of Intent

FACILITATED BY GENEVIEVE WILLIAMS

Monday, October 23                                       4:00-5:00 p.m.                         FOC #23, 213

Wednesday, October 25                                 2:00-3:00 p.m.                         SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, October 26                                     noon-1:00 p.m.                        EVC 212

  

EVERY WEEK OF FALL QUARTER

 

CREATIVE WRITING

for ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS

Come join us in creative expression! You’ll have fun with other language learners and develop your language skills.

Facilitators: Writing Center Consultant Lorraine Duggin

Every Thursday

3:00-4:00 p.m.  SOC, CONN 222

WRITING CENTER READING SERIES

(TBA)

Please contact Katie Hupp with questions at 531-622-4529 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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