Open

Mon-Thurs | 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Fri | 9 a.m.-12 noon

For more information:

Phone

601-979-1777; 601-979-0989

Email

If you did not find what you were looking for, please send us an e-mail:
wrightcenter@jsums.edu

Location

H.T. Sampson Library
1st Floor
Digital Intellectual Commons


Workshops and Roundtables

In the RWC, we offer workshops and roundtables on specific writing, research, and presentation issues for UNDERGRADUATE and GRADUATE students. FACULTY are also welcome to join the conversation. Location: H. T. Sampson Library, 1st floor.                 

– "For excellence, the presence of others is always required." -Hannah Arendt

SUMMER 2017

Please check back on June 1 for dates of workshops.

UEPE Preparation                      

GECE Preparation                      

Workshops by request – in your classroom or, for small groups, in the RWC

    Topics include:

  • Master the Art of Procrastination / Writing Under Pressure                   
  • Strengthen Your Thesis Statement / Develop an Essay Map                 
  • Support an Argument with Credible Evidence / Using Experts, Facts/Statistics, Details
  • Cite Sources with Confidence / MLA, APA                           
  • Edit Like a Pro / Choose an Issue                                         
  • Create an Effective Presentation / Using PowerPoint                       

           SUGGEST YOUR OWN TOPIC – Email us!    

Thesis and Dissertation Roundtables

Facilitated by the RWC staff, monthy roundtables are informal conversations that allow faculty and students to articulate ideas and writing conventions specific to Master's theses and dissertations.

Topics include:

  • Master’s Thesis & Dissertation Overview  
  • Developing a Research Question        
  • Writing Your Proposal                                     
  • The Literature Review  
  • Writing Up Your Results                                  
  • The Discussion Section
  • Formatting and Copy Editing

For additional information, contact:

     Dr. Kathi Griffin, kathi.r.griffin@jsums.edu or 601-979-0989

     Dr. Tatiana Glushko, tatiana.glushko@jsums.edu or 601-979-1777