Semi-Annual Writing Workshop
The Semi-Annual Writing Workshop provides instruction and review of the APA and MLA writing styles and formats, along with other tips and ideas to make you an excellent writer. This workshop typically convenes in late September (Fall) and late January/early February (Winter) each year, and consists of intense writing instruction, offered by VU faculty.

If you have questions about the program, please contact the Graduate School at 219-464-5313 or 1-800-821-7685, or by email at Graduate.School@valpo.edu.

Writing Workshop Information & Itinerary
Date Saturday, September 14, 2013
Time 8:30 am to 1:00 pm
Location Arts & Sciences Building, 2nd floor, Room 236
Fee Advanced Registration (by September 13): $25.00
Late Registration (at the door on September 14): $30.00
Materials To use as a reference guide during your graduate studies, you may want to purchase the 5th Edition APA Manual (ISBN# 1557987912) at a cost of $28.00 or A Pocket Style Manual (ISBN# 9780312452759) 4th Edition at a cost of $24.00 at the University Book Center. The Book Center website can be found at www.valpo.bkstr.com or you may call them at 219.464.5421. 
Registration Call the Graduate School at 219.464.5313 or stop by our office, located in Kretzmann Hall 114.
Itinerary of Sessions

8:30 am – 8:45 am : Coffee, Check-in, and Late Registration

8:45 am – 9:00 am : Welcome and Overview

9:00 am – 11:15 am : Writing for Graduate Studies: Organization, Content & Style
Presenter: Doretta Kurzinski, Project Coordinator for the Valparaiso Project on the Education and Formation of People in Faith

11:15 am – 11:30 am : Mini-break

11:30 am – 12:00 pm : Research Strategies for Writing

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm : Dual Sessions (these sessions take place during a light lunch)
Writing for the Humanities (eg. MALS English, History, Theology, Ethics, CASc) and Writing for the Sciences (eg. Business, Counseling, Nursing, etc.)
Doretta Kurzinski, Project Coordinator for the Valparaiso Project on the Education and Formation of People in Faith