Academic Support Services


Throughout the semester, the Academic Support Center offers multiple workshops available for students that are free of charge. Should you like to attend, please fill out the form below, or contact the Academic Support Center at 419-824-3748 to reserve your seat as soon as possible.


View Current and Previously Recorded Workshops

Graduate Workshop Schedule Fall 2014 (PDF)
Workshop Schedule Fall 2014 (PDF)

Writing Workshops

Writing Tips (Graduate)

Discussion will include the Do's and Dont's for scholarly writing.

  • Saturday, August 16, 12 p.m.
  • Wednesday, August 20, 6 p.m.
  • Sunday, August 24, 4 p.m.
  • Wednesday, September 3, 6 p.m.

APA Style (Graduate)

The fundamentals of academic writing in APA style.

  • Thursday, August 14, 6 p.m.
  • Saturday, August 16, 1:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, August 24, 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, September 4, 6 p.m.

What's My Style? MLA and Chicago for Undergraduate Writers

  • Tuesday, September 30, 10 a.m.
  • Thursday, October 9th, 4:15 p.m.

APA Tricks for Undergraduate Writers
You can have great APA style and still have fun!

  • Thursday, October 2, 10 a.m.
  • Tuesday, October 7, 4 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 18, 1:30 p.m.

Revise Your Paper with Confidence

  • Wednesday, October 29, 10 a.m.
  • Monday, November 10, 4:15 p.m.

Skill Workshops

Using Word
Save time and headaches by knowing how to get the most out of MSWord. Discussion will include:

  • Overview of Word
  • Setting up a document style – do it once and forget it!
  • Tips for typing
  • Tips for organizing and revising your papers
  • Where to go for help when you get stuck

Making the Most of 168 Hours
There are 168 hours in a week. Learn how to manage your time and keep procrastination to a minimum.

  • Wednesday, September 3, 10 a.m.
  • Monday, September 15, 4:15 p.m.

Navigating EBSCOHost
A guided walk-through of research databases.

  • Wednesday, September 24, 4:15 p.m.
  • Saturday, September 27, 1 p.m.

Pretty in Prezi
Learn to use this storytelling tool for presenting ideas on a virtual canvas!

  • Saturday, October 11, 1 p.m.
  • Thursday, October 23, 4:15 p.m.
  • Wednesday, November 5, 10 a.m.

Secrets of the Point
Uncover the secrets of creating a professional presentation in PowerPoint.

  • Wednesday, October 22, 4:15 p.m.
  • Tuesday, November 4, 10 a.m.
  • Saturday, November 15, 1 p.m.

Taming Your Speech Monsters
Tips for preparing and delivering a presentation for university students.

  • Monday, October 27, 4:15 p.m.
  • Saturday, November 8, 1 p.m.
  • Wednesday, November 12, 10 a.m.

Previously Recorded Workshops

Viewing and Listening to the Workshops

If you were unable to make it to one of our workshops but would still like to review the material, click on a workshop title below to view and listen to it in your browser.


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