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Upcoming Workshops

Writing Service Workshops

Table of workshop dates
Workshop Title Date Location Time
Citing and Referencing Your Work

November 26

Doon Library Learning Lab

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

Reading Your Research TBD TBD

TBD

Developing Your Paper TBD TBD TBD
Revising Your Paper TBD TBD TBD

See a full description of the workshops below.

Citing and Referencing Your Paper

Description

In this 90-minute hands on workshop, students will explore the concept of plagiarism and how to use APA @ Conestoga to maintain academic integrity. They will learn what citations are, why citations are important, and how to properly create and integrate citations into their assignments.

Outcomes

  • Be able to use APA @ Conestoga to maintain Academic Integrity
  • Examine expectations for including evidence, in-text citations, and references

Reading Your Research

Description:

In this 90-minute hands-on workshop, students will explore how to effectively read research. This workshop is intended to provide an overview of reading strategies and a step-by-step approach to help students navigate journal articles and find information more quickly.

Outcomes

  • Analyze the different stages of reading
  • Explore multiple reading strategies
  • Apply reading strategies to a specific scenario

Developing Your Paper

Description

In this 90-minute workshop, students will explore how to effectively use and analyze evidence in papers. They will also consider the value of paraphrasing and learn effective tools to make their task simpler. Students will come away from this workshop with a clearer understanding of how to utilize and comment on research.

Outcomes

  • Explore strategies for analyzing evidence
  • Learn to effectively paraphrase evidence 
  • Develop stronger critical thinking skills

Revising Your Paper

Description

In this 90-minute workshop, students will learn about the various steps for editing and proofreading a paper. They will also apply strategies to address various higher and lower-order concerns to gain a better understanding of how to revise their own work.

Outcomes

  • Identify the steps of the revision process
  • Explore various revision strategies