Presentations and Workshops

Presentations for Classrooms and Student Organizations

We offer a presentation introducing the WMC for your classroom or student organization! Please submit a presentation request to have one of our trained consultants visit your classroom or student organization.

Introduction to the WMC

For an outreach presentation detailing the WMC, we suggest showing our informational video. (Length: 3 minutes)

For a step-by-step tutorial on how to make an appointment with us, we suggest showing this short video. (Length: 2 minutes)

If you would still like an in-person presentation about the WMC's services, you may submit a presentation request. (Estimated Length: 15 minutes)

 

Workshops

We also offer workshops for your classroom or student organization! Please submit a workshop request to have one of our trained consultants facilitate a workshop on any of the following topics:

Editing Strategies

Description: This workshop will review common writing problems at the word, phrase, and sentence level and discuss strategies for avoiding these problems.

Estimated Length: 45–60 minutes

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Personal Statements

Description: This workshop provides guidelines for writing compelling and effective personal statements for graduate school, professional school, law school, or medical school.

Estimated Length: 45–60 minutes

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Resumes & Cover Letters

Description: This workshop will help you understand the purpose and components of resumes and cover letters, including their content, organization, and design.

Estimated Length: 45–60 minutes

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Scholarship Essays

Description: This workshop provides guidelines, tips, and strategies for writing compelling scholarship essays.

Estimated Length: 45–60 minutes

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Grammar I: Verbs

Description: This workshop familiarizes students with the least they need to know about verbs, including basic grammatical terminology and points about usage.

Estimated Length: 45–60 minutes

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Grammar II: Nouns, Adjectives, and Adverbs

Description: This workshop reviews the basic characteristics of nouns, adjectives, and adverbs and allows students to practice identifying them in sentences.

Estimated Length: 45–60 minutes

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We also recommend the following campus resources:

Academic Integrity: Avoiding Plagiarism

For an in-person presentation about academic integrity, please contact our colleague Liz Luiken in the Office of Student Conduct