Workshops - Winter 2016
Workshops

From the Page to the Stage: How to Present Your Paper

Presenter: Laurie Welch

Monday, December 12                       3:30-4:30 p.m.                                     SOC, CONN 222

Monday, December 12                       2:00-3:00 p.m.                                     EVC 212

Tuesday, December 13                       10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.                           FOC #10, 209

 

Building Bridges: Crafting Introductions

Presenter: Devon Niebling

Monday, December 12                       5:00- 6:00 p.m.                                    SOC, CONN 222

Friday, December 16                          1:00-2:00pm                                        EVC 212

Saturday, December 17                      9:00-10:00 a.m.                                   FOC #10, 209

 

Researching with Purpose: Strategies and Tips

Presenter: Michael Jamieson

Monday, December 12                       5:00- 6:00 p.m.                                    SOC, CONN 222

Wednesday, December 14                  2:30-3:30pm                                        EVC 212

Monday, December 17                       2:00-3:00 p.m.                                     FOC #10, 209

 

 

Investigating Punctuation: Commas & Semicolons

Presenter: Eve Hermanson

Tuesday, January 3                                         9:00-10:00 a.m.                       FOC #10, 209

Tuesday, January 3                                         10:30-11:30 a.m.                     EVC 212      

Tuesday, January 3                                         6:00-7:00 p.m.                         SOC, CONN 222

 

Words that Bind: Forming Meaningful Transitions

Presenter: Klayton Kasperbauer

Tuesday, January 3                             1:00-2:00 p.m.                                     EVC 212

Wednesday, January 4                        1:00-2:00 p.m.                                     SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, January 5                            1:00-2:00 p.m.                                     FOC #10, 209

 

Efficiency!

Presenter: Eric O’Brien

Monday, January 9                             11:00 a.m.-noon                                  SOC, CONN 222

Friday, January 13                              11:00 a.m.-noon                                  FOC #10, 209

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

 

TEACHER TALK:  Textbooks and Course Content

Presenter: Suzanne Barrett

Monday, January 9                             2:00 – 3:00 p.m.                                  SOC, CONN 222

Monday, January 9                            4:00-5:00 p.m.                                     EVC 212        

Friday, January 13                              1:30-2:30 p.m.                                    FOC #10, 209

 

Incubating Ideas: Journaling Your Way to Better College Writing

Presenter: Klayton Kasperbauer

Tuesday, January 10                           1:00-2:00 p.m.                                     EVC 212

Wednesday, January 11                      1:00-2:00 p.m.                                     SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, January 12                          1:00-2:00 p.m.                                     FOC #10, 209

 

How to Read a Poem (when it doesn’t make any sense)

Presenter: Liz Kay

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

Tuesday, January 17                           9:30-10:30 a.m.                                   SOC, CONN 222

Tuesday, January 24                           9:30-10:30 a.m.                                   FOC #10, 209

 

Active Reading Strategies for Student Writers

Presenter: Ryan Brown

Monday, January 16                          3:30-4:30 p.m.                                    FOC #10, 209

Monday, January 16                          5:00-6:00 p.m.                                     EVC 212

Monday, January 16                           6:30-7:30 p.m.                                     SOC, CONN 222

 

 

Crafting Strong Paragraphs in College Writing

Presenter: James Vnuk

Monday, January 16                           1:00-2:00 p.m.                                     EVC 212

Wednesday, January 18                      1:00-2:00 p.m.                                     SOC, CONN 222

Friday, January 20                              11:00 a.m.-noon                                  FOC #10, 209

 

MLA Citations Made Simple

Presenter: Victoria Hecker

Thursday, January 19                           9:00-10:00 a.m.                                   SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, January 19                           11:00 a.m.-noon                                  FOC #10, 209

Wednesday, January 18                      2:00-3:00 p.m.                                     EVC 212

 

ESL: What’s So Special About the Letter “S”?

Presenter: Lorraine Duggin

Friday, January 27                              noon to 1:00 p.m.                                FOC, #10, 209

Friday, January 27                              2:00-3:00 p.m.                                     SOC, CONN 222

Friday, January 27                              4:00-5:00 p.m.                                     EVC 212

 

Contemporary Poetry

Presenter: Jen Lambert

Thursday, February 2                          1:30-2:30 p.m.                                     EVC 212

Tuesday, February 7                           2:00-3:00 p.m.                                     SOC, CONN 222

Thursday, February 9                          2:00 - 3:00 p.m.                                   EVC 212

 

Finding Quality Research Sources

Presenter: James Vnuk

Monday, February 13                         11:00 a.m.-noon                                  EVC 212

Wednesday, February 15                    1:00-2:00 p.m.                                     SOC, CONN 222

Friday, February 17                            11:00 a.m.-noon                                  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  at noon

Facilitated by Writing Center Consultant, Emily Borgmann

South Omaha Campus Writing Center, Connector Building, Room 222    

 

WRITING CENTER READING SERIES

(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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