Writing Workshops and Success Seminars

This schedule is subject to change. Check back here for updates and additions. Seating is limited to 30 students. Call 936.273.7055 or use the form below to reserve your free spot.

If you'd like to print this schedule or email it as an attachment, you can also download the PDF version here.

Select past workshop presentations can be accessed by clicking on a highlighted title.


Title Presenter(s) Date Time Location

The Write Place: Who we are and How We Can Help You Succeed!

John Wood
Thurs, Jan. 22
1-2
G108

Research Paper Seminar

Craig Livingston
Sat, Jan. 24
11-12 A232

Note Taking Skills

John Wood

Wed, Jan. 28

1-2 G109

Writing Introductions, Conclusions and Thesis Statements

Nathan Zingleman
Mon., Feb. 2 1-2 G109

The Five-Paragraph in-class Essay

John Wood Tues, Feb. 3 1-2 G108

Evaluating Online Sources

Anastasia Rigoli Wed, Feb. 4 1-2 G114

The Structure of an Essay: Outlining and Academic Voice

Nathan Zingleman Thurs, Feb. 5 1-2 G108
MLA Basics: Formatting and Citing Correctly

Nathan Zingleman

Tues, Feb. 10 1-2 G108

Science Study Skills

Nathalie Brandes Tues, Feb. 10 1-2 B113

HESI Preparation: Reading and Drawing Conclusions

Nathan Zingleman Thurs, Feb. 12 1-2 G108
Grammar Workshop Series: Using Punctuation in Academic Writing- Commas Save Lives! Anastasia Rigoli Mon, Feb. 16 1-2

G109

Putting it to the Fire: The Importance of Critical Thinking

John Wood Tues, Feb. 17 1-2 G108
Grammar Workshop Series: Sentence Variety and the Basic Sentence Types Nathan Zingleman

Wed, Feb. 18

1-2 G114

HESI Preparation: Building Vocabulary and Context Clues

Nathan Zingleman Thurs, Feb. 19 1-2 G108

Preparing for the Job Interview: Writing a Resume and Cover Letter

Fiona Ross Wed, Feb. 25 12-1 G215

Grammar Workshop Series: Conjunction Junction, What's Their Function?

Anastasia Rigoli Wed, Feb. 25 1-2 G109
Reading and Writing About Poetry

Jessica Drake-Thomas

Thurs, Feb. 26 12-1 G215

Writing a Scientific Research Paper

Nathalie Brandes Tues, Mar. 3 3-4 B102

APABasics: Formatting and Citing Correctly

Nathan Zingleman Thurs, Mar. 5 1-2 G108

The Argumentative Essay: Structure and Techniques

Anastasia Rigoli
Wed, Mar. 18
1-2 G109

How to Write a General Research Paper

Nathan Zingleman Wed, Mar. 18 2-3 G108

Grammar Workshop Series: Using Grammar to Improve Style

Nathan Zingleman Thurs, Mar. 19 1-2 G108
Writing a Scientific Research Paper Nathalie Brandes Tues, Mar. 24 1-2

B102

MLA Basics: Formatting and Citing Correctly

Nathan Zingleman

Wed, Mar. 25 2-3 G108

HESI Preparation: Main Idea and Supporting Details

Nathan Zingleman Thurs, Mar. 26 1-2 G108

Preparing for the Job Interview: What to Do

Fiona Ross Wed, Apr. 1 12-1 G215

How to Write a General Research Paper

Nathan Zingleman Thurs, Apr. 2 1-2 G108

An Internship: A Step to Success

Fiona Ross Wed, Apr. 8 12-1 G215

APA Basics: Formatting and Citing Correctly

Nathan Zingleman Wed, Apr. 8 1-2 G109

Writing Effective Letters: Scholarships, Applications, and Business

Anastasia Rigoli Wed, Apr. 15 1-2 G109

Sign Up for an Event

Seating is limited, so reserve your spot today! Please provide us with:
  1. The name, date, and time of the event
  2. A phone number where we can reach you in case of a schedule change
  3. Your course, instructor, and student ID (if applicable)

If you have an idea for a workshop that is not on our schedule, please send an email toNathan Zingleman,Write Place Director, a thewriteplace@lonestar.edu . We'll try to offer it either this semester or next!

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