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January 2022

Writing Skills – APA 7 Citation Basics

Monday, January 24th @ 10:40 am - 11:30 am
Brandon University

When:  Monday, January 24, 2022 Time: 10:40-11:30 am This workshop provides an overview of formatting papers in APA (7th edition) with particular attention to in-text citations, references and style notes. Students will be shown examples of in-text citations using direct quotes and paraphrasing techniques, and examples of how online resources are cited in the reference section. The instructor will also highlight helpful online resources and discuss the link between proper citation and academic honesty. Each workshop is 50 minutes long…

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Writing Skills Walk-In Hours (Virtual)

Monday, January 24th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, April 4th, 2022

Brandon University

For Winter Term starting in January 2022 Every Monday from 1:00-3:00 pm (excluding holiday Mondays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link.

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Writing Skills – Grammar Basics

Tuesday, January 25th @ 11:40 am - 12:30 pm
Brandon University

When:  Tuesday, January 25, 2022 Time: 11:40 am-12:30 pm After this workshop, students should be aware of the most common grammar errors students make and have strategies for how to address these errors. The areas covered will include comma splice errors, pronouns, subject-verb agreement, active vs passive voice, and proper use of apostrophes. The instructor will also provide links to additional grammar resources. Each workshop is 50 minutes long and can be accessed by clicking the Zoom link:  https://zoom.us/j/94541645899?pwd=YXFPalRyS2RWY0J1dUtmR2hncEQzUT09 This…

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Tuesday, January 25th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 5th, 2022

Brandon University

Writing Skills Walk-in Assistance every Tuesday from 1:00-3:00 pm. Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Wednesday, January 26th @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, April 6th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Wednesday from 10:00am to 12:00 noon Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills – Academic Integrity: Preventing Plagiarism

Wednesday, January 26th @ 10:40 am - 11:30 am
Brandon University

When:  Wednesday, January 26, 2022 Time:  10:40-11:30 am This workshop addresses plagiarism and ways students can prevent it to be in accordance with the university’s academic integrity policy. The focus is on useful techniques for paraphrasing. Each workshop is 50 minutes long and can be accessed by clicking the Zoom link:  https://zoom.us/j/94541645899?pwd=YXFPalRyS2RWY0J1dUtmR2hncEQzUT09 This link also appears in the Workshop section on the Writing Skills Moodle page.

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Writing Skills – Essay Basics

Thursday, January 27th @ 1:40 pm - 2:30 pm
Brandon University

When:  Thursday, January 27, 2022 Time:  1:40-2:30 pm After this workshop, students should be able to identify the basic parts of the essay (introduction, body, conclusion) and describe how they function. Along with the basic structure, this workshop will cover the following: purpose of the essay, selecting and narrowing a topic, levels of English and use of scholarly language, formulating a thesis statement (brief introduction), evidence and how is it used, and how to access additional resources both on campus…

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Thursday, January 27th @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 7th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills – Thesis Statement Basics

Friday, January 28th @ 11:00 am - 11:50 am
Brandon University

When:  Friday, January 28, 2022 Time: 11:00 am-11:50 am This workshop will cover basic aspects of thesis construction, placement, and development. Students will be encouraged to evaluate sample thesis statements to determine their potential effectiveness. Each workshop is 50 minutes long and can be accessed by clicking the Zoom link:  https://zoom.us/j/94541645899?pwd=YXFPalRyS2RWY0J1dUtmR2hncEQzUT09 This link also appears in the Workshop section on the Writing Skills Moodle page.

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Friday, January 28th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, April 8th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Friday from 1:00 to 3:00 pm (excluding holiday Fridays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Hours (Virtual)

Monday, January 31st @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, April 4th, 2022

Brandon University

For Winter Term starting in January 2022 Every Monday from 1:00-3:00 pm (excluding holiday Mondays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link.

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February 2022

Writing Skills – How to Write a Good Essay

Tuesday, February 1st @ 11:40 am - 12:30 pm
Brandon University

When:  Tuesday, February 1, 2022 Time: 11:40 am-12:30 pm Students will learn how to develop research, pre-writing, and writing techniques that will help them write good essays. The workshop will also discuss ways to avoid plagiarism. Each workshop is 50 minutes long and can be accessed by clicking the Zoom link:  https://zoom.us/j/94541645899?pwd=YXFPalRyS2RWY0J1dUtmR2hncEQzUT09 This link also appears in the Workshop section on the Writing Skills Moodle page.

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Tuesday, February 1st @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 5th, 2022

Brandon University

Writing Skills Walk-in Assistance every Tuesday from 1:00-3:00 pm. Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Wednesday, February 2nd @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, April 6th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Wednesday from 10:00am to 12:00 noon Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Thursday, February 3rd @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 7th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Friday, February 4th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, April 8th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Friday from 1:00 to 3:00 pm (excluding holiday Fridays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Hours (Virtual)

Monday, February 7th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, April 4th, 2022

Brandon University

For Winter Term starting in January 2022 Every Monday from 1:00-3:00 pm (excluding holiday Mondays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link.

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Writing Skills – APA 7 Citation Basics

Tuesday, February 8th @ 11:40 am - 12:30 pm
Brandon University

When:  Tuesday, February 8, 2022 Time: 11:40 am-12:30 pm This workshop provides an overview of formatting papers in APA (7th edition) with particular attention to in-text citations, references and style notes. Students will be shown examples of in-text citations using direct quotes and paraphrasing techniques, and examples of how online resources are cited in the reference section. The instructor will also highlight helpful online resources and discuss the link between proper citation and academic honesty. Each workshop is 50 minutes…

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Tuesday, February 8th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 5th, 2022

Brandon University

Writing Skills Walk-in Assistance every Tuesday from 1:00-3:00 pm. Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Wednesday, February 9th @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, April 6th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Wednesday from 10:00am to 12:00 noon Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills – Grammar Basics

Wednesday, February 9th @ 10:10 am - 11:00 am
Brandon University

When:  Wednesday, February 9, 2022 Time: 10:10-11:00 am After this workshop, students should be aware of the most common grammar errors students make and have strategies for how to address these errors. The areas covered will include comma splice errors, pronouns, subject-verb agreement, active vs passive voice, and proper use of apostrophes. The instructor will also provide links to additional grammar resources. Each workshop is 50 minutes long and can be accessed by clicking the Zoom link:  https://zoom.us/j/94541645899?pwd=YXFPalRyS2RWY0J1dUtmR2hncEQzUT09 This link…

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Thursday, February 10th @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 7th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Friday, February 11th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, April 8th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Friday from 1:00 to 3:00 pm (excluding holiday Fridays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Hours (Virtual)

Monday, February 14th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, April 4th, 2022

Brandon University

For Winter Term starting in January 2022 Every Monday from 1:00-3:00 pm (excluding holiday Mondays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link.

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Tuesday, February 15th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 5th, 2022

Brandon University

Writing Skills Walk-in Assistance every Tuesday from 1:00-3:00 pm. Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Wednesday, February 16th @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, April 6th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Wednesday from 10:00am to 12:00 noon Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Thursday, February 17th @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 7th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills – Annotated Bibliography

Thursday, February 17th @ 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Brandon University

When: Thursday, February 17, 2022 Time: 3:00-3:50 pm This workshop examines key components of annotated bibliographies. Students will learn about the expectations regarding their creation, including different citation and annotation requirements. The workshop will also provide examples of annotated entries using various citation styles. Each workshop is 50 minutes long and can be accessed by clicking the Zoom link:  https://zoom.us/j/94541645899?pwd=YXFPalRyS2RWY0J1dUtmR2hncEQzUT09 This link also appears in the Workshop section on the Writing Skills Moodle page.

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Friday, February 18th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, April 8th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Friday from 1:00 to 3:00 pm (excluding holiday Fridays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Hours (Virtual)

Monday, February 21st @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, April 4th, 2022

Brandon University

For Winter Term starting in January 2022 Every Monday from 1:00-3:00 pm (excluding holiday Mondays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link.

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Tuesday, February 22nd @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 5th, 2022

Brandon University

Writing Skills Walk-in Assistance every Tuesday from 1:00-3:00 pm. Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Wednesday, February 23rd @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, April 6th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Wednesday from 10:00am to 12:00 noon Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills – Thesis Statement Basics

Wednesday, February 23rd @ 10:40 am - 11:30 am
Brandon University

When:  Wednesday, February 23, 2022 Time: 10:40-11:30 am This workshop will cover basic aspects of thesis construction, placement, and development. Students will be encouraged to evaluate sample thesis statements to determine their potential effectiveness. Each workshop is 50 minutes long and can be accessed by clicking the Zoom link:  https://zoom.us/j/94541645899?pwd=YXFPalRyS2RWY0J1dUtmR2hncEQzUT09 This link also appears in the Workshop section on the Writing Skills Moodle page.

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Thursday, February 24th @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 7th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills – Academic Integrity: Preventing Plagiarism

Thursday, February 24th @ 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Brandon University

When:  Thursday, February 24, 2022 Time:  3:00-3:50 pm This workshop addresses plagiarism and ways students can prevent it to be in accordance with the university’s academic integrity policy. The focus is on useful techniques for paraphrasing. Each workshop is 50 minutes long and can be accessed by clicking the Zoom link:  https://zoom.us/j/94541645899?pwd=YXFPalRyS2RWY0J1dUtmR2hncEQzUT09 This link also appears in the Workshop section on the Writing Skills Moodle page.

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Writing Skills – Essay Basics

Friday, February 25th @ 10:40 am - 11:30 am
Brandon University

When:  Friday, February 25, 2022 Time:  10:40-11:30 am After this workshop, students should be able to identify the basic parts of the essay (introduction, body, conclusion) and describe how they function. Along with the basic structure, this workshop will cover the following: purpose of the essay, selecting and narrowing a topic, levels of English and use of scholarly language, formulating a thesis statement (brief introduction), evidence and how is it used, and how to access additional resources both on campus…

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Friday, February 25th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, April 8th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Friday from 1:00 to 3:00 pm (excluding holiday Fridays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Hours (Virtual)

Monday, February 28th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, April 4th, 2022

Brandon University

For Winter Term starting in January 2022 Every Monday from 1:00-3:00 pm (excluding holiday Mondays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link.

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March 2022

Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Tuesday, March 1st @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 5th, 2022

Brandon University

Writing Skills Walk-in Assistance every Tuesday from 1:00-3:00 pm. Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Wednesday, March 2nd @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, April 6th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Wednesday from 10:00am to 12:00 noon Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills – Annotated Bibliography

Wednesday, March 2nd @ 1:40 pm - 2:30 pm
Brandon University

When: Wednesday, March 2, 2022 Time: 1:40-2:30 pm This workshop examines key components of annotated bibliographies. Students will learn about the expectations regarding their creation, including different citation and annotation requirements. The workshop will also provide examples of annotated entries using various citation styles. Each workshop is 50 minutes long and can be accessed by clicking the Zoom link:  https://zoom.us/j/94541645899?pwd=YXFPalRyS2RWY0J1dUtmR2hncEQzUT09 This link also appears in the Workshop section on the Writing Skills Moodle page.

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Thursday, March 3rd @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 7th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Friday, March 4th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, April 8th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Friday from 1:00 to 3:00 pm (excluding holiday Fridays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills – How to Write a Good Essay

Monday, March 7th @ 10:40 am - 11:30 am
Brandon University

When:  Monday, March 7, 2022 Time: 10:40-11:30 am Students will learn how to develop research, pre-writing, and writing techniques that will help them write good essays. The workshop will also discuss ways to avoid plagiarism. Each workshop is 50 minutes long and can be accessed by clicking the Zoom link:  https://zoom.us/j/94541645899?pwd=YXFPalRyS2RWY0J1dUtmR2hncEQzUT09 This link also appears in the Workshop section on the Writing Skills Moodle page.

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Writing Skills Walk-In Hours (Virtual)

Monday, March 7th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, April 4th, 2022

Brandon University

For Winter Term starting in January 2022 Every Monday from 1:00-3:00 pm (excluding holiday Mondays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link.

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Tuesday, March 8th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 5th, 2022

Brandon University

Writing Skills Walk-in Assistance every Tuesday from 1:00-3:00 pm. Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Wednesday, March 9th @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, April 6th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Wednesday from 10:00am to 12:00 noon Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills – Academic Integrity: Preventing Plagiarism

Wednesday, March 9th @ 1:40 pm - 2:30 pm
Brandon University

When:  Wednesday, March 9, 2022 Time:  1:40-2:30 pm This workshop addresses plagiarism and ways students can prevent it to be in accordance with the university’s academic integrity policy. The focus is on useful techniques for paraphrasing. Each workshop is 50 minutes long and can be accessed by clicking the Zoom link:  https://zoom.us/j/94541645899?pwd=YXFPalRyS2RWY0J1dUtmR2hncEQzUT09 This link also appears in the Workshop section on the Writing Skills Moodle page.

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Writing Skills – APA 7 Citation Basics

Thursday, March 10th @ 1:40 pm - 2:30 pm
Brandon University

When:  Thursday, March 10, 2022 Time: 1:40-2:30 pm This workshop provides an overview of formatting papers in APA (7th edition) with particular attention to in-text citations, references and style notes. Students will be shown examples of in-text citations using direct quotes and paraphrasing techniques, and examples of how online resources are cited in the reference section. The instructor will also highlight helpful online resources and discuss the link between proper citation and academic honesty. Each workshop is 50 minutes long…

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Thursday, March 10th @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Brandon University

Every Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Friday, March 11th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, April 8th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Friday from 1:00 to 3:00 pm (excluding holiday Fridays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills – Grammar Basics

Monday, March 14th @ 10:40 am - 11:30 am
Brandon University

When:  Monday, March 14, 2022 Time: 10:40 am-11:30 am After this workshop, students should be aware of the most common grammar errors students make and have strategies for how to address these errors. The areas covered will include comma splice errors, pronouns, subject-verb agreement, active vs passive voice, and proper use of apostrophes. The instructor will also provide links to additional grammar resources. Each workshop is 50 minutes long and can be accessed by clicking the Zoom link:  https://zoom.us/j/94541645899?pwd=YXFPalRyS2RWY0J1dUtmR2hncEQzUT09 This…

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Writing Skills Walk-In Hours (Virtual)

Monday, March 14th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, April 4th, 2022

Brandon University

For Winter Term starting in January 2022 Every Monday from 1:00-3:00 pm (excluding holiday Mondays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link.

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Writing Skills – Thesis Statement Basics

Tuesday, March 15th @ 10:10 am - 11:00 am
Brandon University

When:  Tuesday, March 15, 2022 Time: 10:10 am-11:00 am This workshop will cover basic aspects of thesis construction, placement, and development. Students will be encouraged to evaluate sample thesis statements to determine their potential effectiveness. Each workshop is 50 minutes long and can be accessed by clicking the Zoom link:  https://zoom.us/j/94541645899?pwd=YXFPalRyS2RWY0J1dUtmR2hncEQzUT09 This link also appears in the Workshop section on the Writing Skills Moodle page.

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Tuesday, March 15th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Brandon University

Writing Skills Walk-in Assistance every Tuesday from 1:00-3:00 pm. Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Wednesday, March 16th @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, April 6th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Wednesday from 10:00am to 12:00 noon Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills – Essay Basics

Wednesday, March 16th @ 1:40 pm - 2:30 pm
Brandon University

When:  Wednesday, March 16, 2022 Time:  1:40-2:30 pm After this workshop, students should be able to identify the basic parts of the essay (introduction, body, conclusion) and describe how they function. Along with the basic structure, this workshop will cover the following: purpose of the essay, selecting and narrowing a topic, levels of English and use of scholarly language, formulating a thesis statement (brief introduction), evidence and how is it used, and how to access additional resources both on campus…

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Thursday, March 17th @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 7th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Friday, March 18th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, April 8th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Friday from 1:00 to 3:00 pm (excluding holiday Fridays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Hours (Virtual)

Monday, March 21st @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, April 4th, 2022

Brandon University

For Winter Term starting in January 2022 Every Monday from 1:00-3:00 pm (excluding holiday Mondays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link.

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Tuesday, March 22nd @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Brandon University

Writing Skills Walk-in Assistance every Tuesday from 1:00-3:00 pm. Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Wednesday, March 23rd @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, April 6th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Wednesday from 10:00am to 12:00 noon Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Thursday, March 24th @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 7th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Friday, March 25th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, April 8th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Friday from 1:00 to 3:00 pm (excluding holiday Fridays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Hours (Virtual)

Monday, March 28th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, April 4th, 2022

Brandon University

For Winter Term starting in January 2022 Every Monday from 1:00-3:00 pm (excluding holiday Mondays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link.

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Tuesday, March 29th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 5th, 2022

Brandon University

Writing Skills Walk-in Assistance every Tuesday from 1:00-3:00 pm. Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Wednesday, March 30th @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, April 6th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Wednesday from 10:00am to 12:00 noon Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Thursday, March 31st @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 7th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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April 2022

Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Friday, April 1st @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, April 8th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Friday from 1:00 to 3:00 pm (excluding holiday Fridays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Hours (Virtual)

Monday, April 4th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, April 4th, 2022

Brandon University

For Winter Term starting in January 2022 Every Monday from 1:00-3:00 pm (excluding holiday Mondays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link.

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Tuesday, April 5th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 5th, 2022

Brandon University

Writing Skills Walk-in Assistance every Tuesday from 1:00-3:00 pm. Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Wednesday, April 6th @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, April 6th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Wednesday from 10:00am to 12:00 noon Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Thursday, April 7th @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 7th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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Writing Skills Walk-In Assistance (Virtual)

Friday, April 8th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, April 8th, 2022

Brandon University

Every Friday from 1:00 to 3:00 pm (excluding holiday Fridays) Consultations are 15 minutes long. Please note that this is a first-come, first-served service. When you log in, be mindful that the writing specialist or peer tutor may be busy helping another student, so you may be required to wait a few minutes or return on the next day. To access this service, please click the Walk-In Assistance Zoom link

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