Writing Workshop – Oct 1st 6pmSeptember 20, 2013
Grant Hall, Room 104 (UIC’s Writing Center)
6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
There is a limit of 12 to 15 students for each workshop, so be sure to send an email “registering” for a specific date to either of the following two email addresses: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
This is a workshop, and an informal one at that. How often we meet depends on student needs, but generally (except for the beginning) no more frequently than once every two weeks. Attendance at any of them is entirely the student’s choice – they may come when they need help or they may come regularly. It’s been the Writing Center’s experience and mine also that anyone improves their writing most by practice, practice, practice. The workshop adds regular feedback to the practice.
Two important things to note about this workshop:
"Because of my interest in improving the human condition through public service, I chose to enter the MPA program at UIC. Chicago, rich in history, diversity, and politics, is the perfect place to learn about all aspects of public administration. For my Capstone team project, I was provided the opportunity to collaborate with a nonprofit organization on the West Side of Chicago to develop a training and professional development curriculum. As Public Service Chair of PASA, I have volunteered alongside many of my colleagues in different service projects in the Chicagoland area. I like how this MPA program provides opportunities for students to interact with each other in the classroom and outside the classroom environment. It is a flexible program that enables students working full-time the ability to take classes at night. I would highly recommend the MPA program at UIC to prospective students."