Writing Center ‚Äď FALL 21 Tutoring
Tutoring appointments will continue to remain remote through Friday, 10/29 via Zoom/WebEx. Starting Monday, 11/1, we will resume in-person one-on-one tutoring appointments (DH156 ‚Äď Tutoring Center).
VERY IMPORTANT ‚Äď AFTER 11/1, ALL WORKSHOPS WILL REMAIN VIRTUAL ONLY via ZOOM/WEBEX and we will offer virtual one-on-one tutoring appointments in writing & math – FRIDAYS ONLY. Allow 24 hours to make your appointment. FOR VIRTUAL (workshops, focus sessions, and virtual Friday writing tutoring) ‚Äď On the day/time of your session you will receive via your CCM email a WebEx or Zoom invite to join your tutor (BE LOGGED IN ON TIME).¬† In addition, the Center offers the 24/7 Smarthinking online tutoring portal, which is available via Blackboard and in over 150 subjects.
Writing Center Workshops ‚Äď Fall 2021 – VIRTUAL ONLY¬†
To attend these sessions, students will need to sign up on the TutorTrac scheduling system at https://tutortrac.ccm.edu; use your CCM student credentials to sign in. Upon signing in, select ‚ÄúSearch Availability‚ÄĚ under Student Options on the left-hand side of the screen. Next, select ‚ÄúWriting Center‚ÄĚ and then select the course and date range. You can sign up to 6 days in advance. Make your appointment no later than 24 hours before the day of the session. ¬†You will receive an email in the morning with information on how to join the Zoom session.
–Thursday, 9/23/21 (12:30-1:30p) – Building Body Paragraphs – ¬†Dr. Maryam Alikhani
— Tuesday, 9/28/21 ( 3:00-4:00p) – Sentence Construction: Types and Errors (Module One)¬† ¬†– Prof. Kevin Moore
–Thursday, 9/30/21 (12:30-1:30p) – Business,¬† Professional and Casual Communications: The Letter, Email, and Memo – Dr. Maryam Alikhani
–Tuesday, 10/5/21 (12:30-1:30p) – Thesis Development: Strong and Weak – Dr. Ann Patten
–Tuesday, 10/12/21 ( 12:30-1:30p) – Literary Terms for Composition Essays – Dr. Ann Patten
—Thursday, 10/14/21 (12:30-1:30p) – Introductions and Conclusions – Dr. Yoonha Shin
–Tuesday, 10/19/21¬† (12:30-1:30p) – Marketing Your Publications:¬† Appeal¬† and Strategies¬† – Dr. Kenneth Shouler¬† ¬† —Tuesday, 10/26/21 (12:30-1:30p) – Don‚Äôt Get Caught: Integrating Sources and Avoiding Plagiarism – Prof. Laura Driver¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†
–Tuesday, 10/ 26/21¬† ( 3:00-4:00p) – Grammar and Writing Basics: Punctuation, Shifts, Agreement, Essay Structure ( Module Two) – Prof. Kevin Moore¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†
¬†–Tuesday, 11/23/21¬†¬† ( 3:00-4:00p) – The Nuts and Bolts of Writing an Essay ¬†¬†( Module 3) – Prof. Kevin Moore¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†¬†
The Writing Center is located on the first floor of DeMare Hall, DH 156 inside the Tutoring Center.¬† Tutoring is conducted by faculty tutors only.¬† Services include one-on-one tutoring appointments, walk-ins, and workshops. Tutors identify writing problems, provide instruction in theory, and offer practice for written improvement in any subject/course. Tutors can offer pre-paper and post-paper consultations.¬† All Writing Skills students are strongly encouraged to attend tutorial sessions as part of their developmental course requirements. Sessions are in 20-minute increments.
If you wish to schedule a writing tutoring appointment,¬† Click Here.
If you have any questions or need assistance, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 973-328-5367.SPRING 2021 VIRTUAL WRITING CENTER WORKSHOP Recordings now available in our Blackboard course
The following website provides guidance with writing (including essays and MLA/APA style formatting):¬† Purdue University Online Writing Lab