Events

In addition to our handouts and online workshops, the Writing Center hosts a variety of in-person and online events throughout the year. Click the links below for more information.

Workshop Series: Scholarly Research & Teaching

Interested in a career in higher education? Join one, some, or all of our workshops this fall and spring and learn about important skills central to a successful academic career.

All members of the UMB campus community are welcome to attend.

RSVP via the event's calendar entry below.

 

2Oct
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Room 203 Learn about some tips and tricks to make your writing more reader-friendly and clear.
8Oct
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Room 351 Join us for an overview of academic publishing practices and tips for success.
24Oct
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Room 203 Join an interactive presentation on the basics of grant writing.
5Nov
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Elm B (2nd floor) Join representatives from different grant-giving organizations to hear about what works and what doesn't.
12Nov
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Room 351 Learn strategies for navigating the complex world of scientific and academic research, publications, and knowledge production.
4Feb
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Room 203 Learn about strategies to address linguistic diversity in the classroom.
12Feb
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Room 351 Join Dr. Stephen Vigues from UMB's Office of Accountability and Compliance for an interactive presentation about research ethics in higher education.
28Feb
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Room 351 Join Scott Roberts from the Teaching & Learning Transformation Center at the University of Maryland, College Park for an interactive presentation on classroom management strategies.
12Mar
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Room 351 Learn about the basic steps to design an interactive course environment.
28Mar
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Room 203 Learn about different strategies to create interactive and engaging writing assignments.
4Apr
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Room 351 Join us for an overview of academic publishing practices and tips for success.
9Apr
12:00 PM | SMC Campus Center, Room 351 Hear about faculty members' experience with writing in a team.