Workshops

Workshops are open to all currently enrolled students;
Workshops meet on the Twin Cities campus unless otherwise noted;
Workshop fee is $50 (charged on your tuition statement after workshop);

Special: PAIR 'EM UP!
First workshop is $50. Take a second workshop same semester for $25.


Need to cancel a workshop? See instructions at bottom of page.

WORKSHOPS BY TOPIC
To register, click the registration link after workshop description. (If registration screen fails to open, click cancel and wait for onscreen directions.)
  • SSVC175: Microsoft Word for APA "PC Users Only"    Get Details   Register
    • In this workshop--for PC users only--learn how to set your computer defaults to support APA style. Create an APA document with reference page and table of contents. Customize your Quick Access toolbar for APA. Learn word processing shortcuts that will save you time and energy. Learn to avoid common formatting errors such as misaligned numbers and lists, gaps in text, moving text, and "orphan" headings.┬áStudents attending this workshop are expected to have basic working knowledge of Microsoft Word..
      NOTE: This workshop is for PC users only. (Mac users should enroll in a workshop designated for Mac users.)
       


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Fri. Sept. 25, 6pm-9:30pm Fri. Nov. 13
, 6pm-9:30pm

  • SSVC175: Microsoft Word for APA "Mac Users Only"    Get Details    Register
    • In this workshop--for Mac users only--learn how to set your computer defaults to support APA style. Create an APA document with reference page and table of contents. Customize your toolbar for APA. Learn word processing shortcuts that will save you time and energy. Lear to avoid common formatting errors such as misaligned numbers and lists, gaps in text, moving text, and "orphan" headings.┬áStudents attending this workshop are expected to have basic working knowledge of Microsoft Word.
      NOTE: This workshop is for MAC USERS ONLY. Students must provide their own Mac laptops and power cords. (PC users should enroll in a workshop designated for PC users.)

Sat., Oct. 10, 9am-12:30pm
  • SSVC300: Introduction to APA Source Citation    Get Details     Register
    • This workshop is designed for students new to APA style. Learn APA guidelines for basic source citations in text and on the reference page. Learn to find APA source information in electronic databases and on the Internet. The emphasis is on APA rule patterns and using the manual efficiently.

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Fri. Sept. 18, 6pm-10pm
Sat. Oct. 3, 9am-1pm


WORKSHOPS BY DATE
To register, click registration link after workshop description. (If registration screen fails to open, click cancel and wait for onscreen directions.)
Sept. 18, Fri. 6pm-10pm SSVC 300: Introduction to APA Source Citation Register
Sept 25, Fri. 6pm-10:00pm
SSVC 175: Microsoft Word for APA "PC Users Only" Register
Oct. 3, Sat. 9am-1:00pm
SSVC 300: Introduction to APA Source Citation Register
Oct. 10, Sat. 9am-12:30pm SSVC 175: Microsoft Word for APA "Mac Users Only"Register
Nov. 6, Fri. 6pm-10pm SSVC 300: Introduction to APA Source Citation Register
Nov. 13, Fri. 6pm-9:30pm SSVC 175: Microsoft Word for APA "PC Users Only" Register

If you cannot attend a workshop in which you registered, you must cancel at least 48 hours in advance in order to avoid the workshop fee. Writing Center staff cannot cancel for you.
Please use the online cancellation screen at Cancel My Workshop Registration

Questions? Contact the Writing Center, 612-728-5154 or tcwrite@smumn.edu