College Essay Workshops - Understanding Essay Guidelines


College Essay Workshops  - Understanding Essay Guidelines

The Penticton Success Centre and Library are teaming up to offer a 10-part College Essay Workshop series. Learn how to write a college paper, from crafting thesis statements, research tips and tricks, citations and writing out the paper itself.

The sessions are free. Students can sign up in the Penticton Student Success Centre’s Moodle page.

Sessions run 11 a.m. to 12 noon on Thursdays:

  • Oct 1: Understanding Essay Guidelines
  • Oct 8: Research Tips and Tricks
  • Oct 15: Citing Sources (APA, MLA, and Chicago)
  • Oct 22: Constructing Thesis Statements
  • Oct 29: Building Outlines
  • Nov 5: Writing Introductions
  • Nov 12: Writing Body Paragraphs
  • Nov 19: Using Direct Quotations
  • Nov 26: Writing Conclusions
  • Dec 3: Revising and Proof Reading

Enrol in Moodle


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