WORKSHOP SERIES ON WRITING AT THE UNIVERSITY LEVEL

(Each workshop will be given twice during the fall and winter semesters.)

 

  • Assignment types at university
  • How to structure an idea
  • How to write a sentence
  • How to write a paragraph
  • How to structure an essay or a dissertation
  • The art of citation
  • Grammar: Some rules to remember
  • How to review

Our customized workshops are designed to help students and alumni reflect on their professional journey thus far. They can address one or more of the following topics: communication skills, current and/or past experiences, and their degree.

Workshop Series: Get Ready for Change

  • How to Communicate Professionally and Effectively 
  • How to Convert Your Experiences into Real Skills 
  • What Can You Do with Your Degree? 

Our customized workshops are designed to help students and alumni enter the workforce. They can address one or more of the following topics: resumes, cover letters, interviews, and LinkedIn.

Workshop series: Get Ready for the Workforce

  • How to Find and Apply to Job Postings
  • How to Write a Resume
  • How to Write a Cover Letter
  • How to Ace an Interview
  • How to Create a LinkedIn Profile
  • How to Use LinkedIn to Your Advantage

Our customized workshops are designed to help students and alumni apply to grad school. They can address one or more of the following topics: the academic CV, personal statements and asking for a reference.

 

Workshop Series: Get Ready for Grad School

  • How to Write an Academic CV
  • How to Write a Personal Statement
  • How to Request a Reference Letter

To book a writing workshop for your students, contact the Writing Centre at least 2 weeks in advance to check availability and so that they can establish the content of the workshop. Send them the course outline and assignment instructions along with your request, and please be present during the workshop to answer questions. 

To book a self-assessment, career, or grad school workshop for your students, contact the Career Centre at least 2 weeks in advance to check availability and so that they can establish the content of the workshop. Send them the course outline and assignment instructions along with your request, and please be present during the workshop to answer questions. 

Finally, please note that this service is available for professors only.