Previous Workshops

Plagiarism Workshop

The GSW Writing Center will present a workshop on plagiarism on Wednesday, August 28 at 7:00 pm in ACE 104. We welcome everyone to come learn about the basics of plagiarism and how to properly implement sourcing and citations into your own work. We will talk about common plagiarism occurrences and discuss how to avoid these types of plagiarism. To help better understand the process, we will also cover some case studies that highlight instances of plagiarism and will hold group discussions on each. We hope you come out and enjoy the presentation, take away knowledge to share, and improve your writing process!

Research Writing Workshop

The GSW Writing Center will present a workshop on writing research essays on Wednesday, September 18 at 7:00 pm in ACE 104. In our workshop, we will discuss how to get started on a research paper. The workshop will also present ways to identify credible sources as well as where to look for credible sources. This will include a look at GALILEO and sources that the university library offers. We will talk about ways to incorporate sources into a research paper, such as quoting and paraphrasing. There will also be a discussion on creating a thesis for a research paper. In addition, we will do some group activities to foster a better understanding of strategies covered in the workshop.