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Register for our Developing Thesis Statements workshop on Friday, 3/5 from 12:30-1:45!
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Developing Thesis Statements Workshop

In this workshop, you’ll learn what makes a thesis work, what doesn’t, and how to write strong and complex thesis statements in your own essays. Click here to register for this interactive, online workshop. You’ll receive a confirmation email containing the meeting link.  If you have any questions about how to sign up, email writing.center@baruch.cuny.edu.

Analyzing Case Studies Workshop

In this workshop, you’ll learn the steps of reading and analyzing case studies, and practice these steps to develop and present recommendations in response to a dilemma. Click here to register for this interactive, online workshop. You’ll receive a confirmation email containing the meeting link.  If you have any questions about how to sign up, […]

Evidence, Analysis, and Claims Workshop

In this workshop, you’ll analyze and interpret evidence of all kinds—including graphs, statistics, and quotes from literature—in order to write claims. Click here to register for this interactive, online workshop. You’ll receive a confirmation email containing the meeting link.  If you have any questions about how to sign up, email writing.center@baruch.cuny.edu.

Understanding Plagiarism and Citation Workshop

In this workshop, you’ll learn what plagiarism is, why and how it happens, and how to reference others’ work with accuracy, clarity, and confidence. Click here to register for this interactive, online workshop. You’ll receive a confirmation email containing the meeting link.  If you have any questions about how to sign up, email writing.center@baruch.cuny.edu.

Controlling an Argument with Topic Sentences Workshop

In this workshop, you’ll learn how to write strong topic sentences that build on thesis statements, connect paragraphs, and structure arguments. Click here to register for this interactive, online workshop. You’ll receive a confirmation email containing the meeting link.  If you have any questions about how to sign up, email writing.center@baruch.cuny.edu.

Personal Statements Workshop

In this workshop, you’ll learn the difference between “narrative” and “technical” personal statements, read instructions to determine the right genre, and practice supporting the claims in your application materials with evidence. Click here to register for this interactive, online workshop. You’ll receive a confirmation email containing the meeting link.  If you have any questions about […]

Summarizing, Paraphrasing, and Quoting

In this workshop, you’ll learn how to choose between these three strategies to best support your writing goals and how to incorporate the words and ideas of others into your writing. Click here to register for this interactive, online workshop. You’ll receive a confirmation email containing the meeting link.  If you have any questions about […]

Focusing Research Topics

In this workshop, you’ll learn how to narrow a topic to the point of being “researchable” and to articulate a motivated research question. Click here to register for this interactive, online workshop. You’ll receive a confirmation email containing the meeting link.  If you have any questions about how to sign up, email writing.center@baruch.cuny.edu.

Using Sources Strategically Workshop

In this workshop, you’ll learn how to find and use sources that meet your paper's needs: not just those that echo your own argument, but also sources that provide background, examples, counterarguments, and analytical methods. Click here to register for this interactive, online workshop. You’ll receive a confirmation email containing the meeting link.  If you […]

Peer Review Workshop

In this workshop, you’ll learn techniques for reading and responding to someone else’s writing. You’ll practice this process by offering feedback to (and receiving feedback from) other students. Click here to register for this interactive, online workshop. You’ll receive a confirmation email containing the meeting link.  If you have any questions about how to sign […]

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