Calendar

WSIP offers a variety of workshops and events to students and the UA community. Check out what's coming up in our calendar below.

Monday, February 24, 2020

Monday, February 24, 2020 - 12:00pm
Location: Online (via Zoom)

In this online workshop, we will discuss advanced issues related to APA style, such as APA definitions (e.g., “self-plagiarism,” “figure” vs. “table”). We’ll also review important updates in the Seventh edition of the manual. You will have an opportunity to ask specific APA-related questions.  

Zoom link will be emailed to registrants the morning of this workshop.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 10:00am
Location: Online Only

In this workshop, we will learn about various sentence structures and how to use them in academic writing. We will practice writing and editing texts to hone our skills in sentence development. This workshop will be online only. You will receive a link on the morning of the workshop. 

Monday, March 16, 2020

Monday, March 16, 2020 - 12:00pm
Location: Geronimo 216

In this workshop, we will present a brief overview of important statements required for graduate school and job applications, including Personal, Research and Diversity Statements. Attendees are encouraged to set up tutoring appointments afterwards to work on draft statements.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 10:00am
Location: Geronimo Bldg., Rm. 216

In this workshop, we will review and practice paraphrasing and quoting to incorporate references effectively and correctly. We will consider the roles of summary and analysis in this process. 

Monday, March 30, 2020

Monday, March 30, 2020 - 12:00pm
Location: Geronimo 216

In this workshop, we will discuss the importance of concise language for grant writing. We will focus on structure, tone, and clarity. 

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 10:00am
Location: Geronimo Bldg, Room 216

In this workshop, we will review the main elements of resumes, CVs, and cover letters to prepare for the job market.