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Writing in Graduate School: Back to Basics
 

Covering thesis statements, argument development, and use of research sources, this workshop serves as a refresher course in academic writing.  Participants will have the opportunity to discuss their projects. 


APA: A Primer

Many courses at Penn State Great Valley require use of American Psychological Association (APA) editorial style. This mini-workshop surveys APA style guidelines and formatting rules.


Clear, Coherent, Concise: Principles of Effective Writing

 

A readable writing style depends less on talent and more on careful crafting of sentences and paragraphs. This workshop presents strategies to transform weak, wordy writing that stumbles into precise, powerful prose that flows. 

All events take place from 5:00 until 5:55 p.m. Registration is free and refreshments are provided. For more information, contact GVWritingCenter@psu.edu.