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General Writing Workshops

Summer 2021 Workshops

The Writing Lab offers free workshops for all Purdue students, staff, and faculty to get hands-on practice with different aspects of writing in an interactive, small-group setting.

Workshops are from 12:00-1:00 PM, via Zoom, on the dates below. To sign up, use the Virtual Group Programs tab in MyWCO using the online scheduler. You will receive the Zoom link, via email, 30 minutes prior to the workshop.

Workshop details
Improving Resumes and CVs
  • Date: Wednesday, June 2
  • Description: Applying for an on-campus or off-campus job? Need help getting started or updating your resume or CV? Join us for advice and support.
Improving Cover Letters 
  • Date: Wednesday, June 30
  • Description: Whether you're applying to a job/internship or crafting your cover letter for future opportunities, we would love to support you as you start, draft, and/or revise.
Strategies for Self-revision and Self-editing
  • Date: Wednesday, July 14
  • Description: Join us to learn strategies for revising and editing your academic, professional, and personal writing.
Citing & Documenting Sources
  • Date: Wednesday, July 30
  • Description: Sometimes style guides and citations can be tricky to navigate. At this workshop you will learn how to properly cite and document sources in your writing.

For more information, contact our Writing Lab Associate Director.

Past Workshop Videos


Tutoring Schedule & Locations

Schedule a tutoring appointment at any location or register for our group programs with our online scheduler.

Please note: If you have issues logging in, please call the Writing Lab for assistance scheduling your appointment. We've prepared a helpful guide to using our online scheduler, WCO, for the first time.

Virtual Hours (Summer 2021)

Monday-Friday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

Limited face-to-face consultations available by appointment. Please check WCO for availability.

Contact us

Phone: (765) 494-3723
Fax: (765) 494-3780

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