Tutoring will resume September 8, 2015.

Summer 2015 Hours

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

Closed:

Thurs, August 13
Fri, August 14

For more information:

Phone

601-979-1777
601-979-0989

Email

wrightcenter@jsums.edu

Location

H.T. Sampson Library
1st Floor, Main Campus


Workshops and Roundtables

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.                       

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

Fall 2015

Workshops

Mon, Tue  |  12–12:30 PM

Wed, Thu  |  3–3:30 PM

1. Thesis Statements that Work                   Sept 8–10

2. Supporting an Argument                         Sept 14–17

3. Citation and Documentation                    Sept 28–Oct 1

4. What Makes Effective Presentations         Oct 19–22

5. Editing & Proofreading Strategies             Oct 24–29

6. Writing Under Pressure                           Nov 9–12

UEPE Preparation     Exam date - Tue, Sept 29

Wed Sept 23 | 1 -2 PM                    Wed Sept 24 | 3-4 PM

GECE Preparation     Exam date – Sat, Nov 7

Thu Oct 29 |  5:30 – 6:30 PM                      Mon Nov 2  | 1 – 2 PM

Thesis and Dissertation Roundtables 

In an informal setting, graduate students and faculty across the University have an opportunity to discuss issues related to writing up research for Master’s Theses and Dissertations. Facilitated by the RWC staff, conversations allow faculty and students to articulate ideas and writing conventions specific to theses and dissertations.

 Wednesdays, 5:30-7 PM

  • Sept 9      Master’s Thesis & Dissertation Overview
  • Oct 14         Writing up your Proposal    
  • Nov 11     The Literature Review

 

Location: Richard Wright Center, H. T. Sampson Library, 1 st floor

 

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