Workshops


The English Center offers workshops throughout the semester on a variety of topics to assist language learners in college. We encourage students across the curriculum at S.D. City College to attend.

     Fall 2015 Workshops

  TUES, SEPT 8           2:30-3:30 PM: Avoiding Plagiarism: Block Quotes, Short Quotes, and Paraphrases with Prof. Schoenberg

  WED, SEPT 9           
4-4:30 PM: Issues with Reading Critically with Prof. Brown

  THURS, SEPT 10      5-6 PM: Preparing for Tests and In-Class Essays with Prof. Walsh

  MON, SEPT 14          2-3 PM: Proofreading Some Common ESL Errors, Part I with Prof. Kovach

  TUES, SEPT 15         2:30-3 PM: Writing as a Process with Prof. Barnard

  MON, SEPT 21          2-3 PM: Formatting Papers in Modern Language Association (MLA) Style with Prof. Kovach

  WED, SEPT 23          5-6 PM: Note-Taking Skills with Prof. Walsh

  THURS, SEPT 24      4-4:30 PM: Issues with Sentence Structure With Prof. Brown

  MON, SEPT 28          2-3 PM: Avoiding Overgeneralizations about Punctuation with Prof. Kovach

  WED, SEPT 30          4-4:30 PM: Developing a Paragraph with Prof. Brown

  MON, OCT 5              2-3 PM: Formatting Papers in American Psychological Association (APA) Style with Prof. Kovach

  TUES, OCT 6             2:30-3 PM: Issues in Grammar with Prof. Barnard

  THURS, OCT 8          5-6 PM: Revising Essays and Paragraphs with Prof. Walsh

  MON, OCT 12            2-3 PM: Proofreading Some Common ESL Errors, Part II with Prof. Kovach

  WED, OCT 14            4-4:30 PM: Writing Topic Sentences with Prof. Brown

  WED, OCT 21            5-6 PM: Revising Essays and Paragraphs with Prof. Walsh

  THURS, OCT 22        4-4:30 PM: Issues with Punctuation with Prof. Brown

  WED, OCT 28            4-4:30 PM: Organizing the Essay with Prof. Brown

  TUES, NOV 3             5-6 PM: Using Verb Tenses in Academic Writing with Prof. Walsh

  THURS, NOV 5          4-4:30 PM: Writing Introductions and Conclusions with Prof. Brown

  TUES, NOV 10           2:30-3 PM: Developing a Paragraph with Prof. Barnard 

  WED, NOV 18            4-4:30 PM: The Research Process and Using Sources with Prof. Brown

  WED, NOV 18            5-6 PM: Increasing Your Vocabulary with Prof. Walsh

  TUES, DEC 1             2:30-3 PM: Revising and Editing with Prof. Barnard

  THURS, DEC 3          5-6 PM: Preparing For Tests and In-Class Essays with Prof. Walsh