Events

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Student Wellness Center 144

Come join us for English conversations on cultural perspectives, world news, local events, and more. This group meets Tuesdays from 12:00-1:00PM in the Student Wellness Center Room 144.International… read more about Global Conversations in the Student Wellness Center »

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Online

Left to their own devices, students will often wait until a writing assignment is nearly due-cheating themselves out of much the learning the assignment was designed to support. This session explores… read more about Crafting the Writing Process (Core 2) »

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Bryan Center

Families and students are invited to drop by the Thompson Writing Program table and learn more about how all writers can thrive at Duke and make their voices heard. What can writing accomplish? What… read more about WRITING MATTERS (Drop By and Chat at the Thompson Writing Program Table) »

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Student Wellness Center 144

Come join us for English conversations on cultural perspectives, world news, local events, and more. This group meets Tuesdays from 12:00-1:00PM in the Student Wellness Center Room 144.International… read more about Global Conversations in the Student Wellness Center »

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Online

From scientific writing with figures, tables, and diagrams to humanistic essays that include images of artwork, maps or musical examples, students often struggle to discuss their visuals effectively… read more about Helping Students Write Effectively with Visuals »

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Student Wellness Center 144

Come join us for English conversations on cultural perspectives, world news, local events, and more. This group meets Tuesdays from 12:00-1:00PM in the Student Wellness Center Room 144.International… read more about Global Conversations in the Student Wellness Center »

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Student Wellness Center 144

Come join us for English conversations on cultural perspectives, world news, local events, and more. This group meets Tuesdays from 12:00-1:00PM in the Student Wellness Center Room 144.International… read more about Global Conversations in the Student Wellness Center »

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Online

Grading student writing can be a frustrating and time-consuming affair. This session offers advice on approaches to grading and designing context-appropriate guidelines and rubrics. (Link will be… read more about Grading Student Writing (Core 4) »

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Student Wellness Center 144

Come join us for English conversations on cultural perspectives, world news, local events, and more. This group meets Tuesdays from 12:00-1:00PM in the Student Wellness Center Room 144.International… read more about Global Conversations in the Student Wellness Center »

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Student Wellness Center 144

Come join us for English conversations on cultural perspectives, world news, local events, and more. This group meets Tuesdays from 12:00-1:00PM in the Student Wellness Center Room 144.International… read more about Global Conversations in the Student Wellness Center »

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Online

Instructors often spend considerable time marking student papers--identifying errors, making suggestions, line editing, and so on. But the long hours instructors put into this effort are frequently… read more about Giving Efficient and Effective Feedback (Core 3) »

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Student Wellness Center 144

Come join us for English conversations on cultural perspectives, world news, local events, and more. This group meets Tuesdays from 12:00-1:00PM in the Student Wellness Center Room 144.International… read more about Global Conversations in the Student Wellness Center »

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Student Wellness Center 144

Come join us for English conversations on cultural perspectives, world news, local events, and more. This group meets Tuesdays from 12:00-1:00PM in the Student Wellness Center Room 144.International… read more about Global Conversations in the Student Wellness Center »

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Online

Research can be an exciting and important part of the undergraduate experience. Yet the "research papers" we assign in our courses are often intellectually uninteresting tasks without a clear sense… read more about Rethinking the Library Research Paper »

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Student Wellness Center 144

Come join us for English conversations on cultural perspectives, world news, local events, and more. This group meets Tuesdays from 12:00-1:00PM in the Student Wellness Center Room 144.International… read more about Global Conversations in the Student Wellness Center »

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Online

Working with source texts is a key element of nearly all scholarly writing. Such work involves many elements including choosing sources, summary, paraphrase, quotation, and citation. Students'… read more about Working with Sources »

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Rubenstein Library Breedlove Room 349

Abbas Benmamoun is the Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement and Professor of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies and Linguistics. His research focuses on the comparative syntax and morphology of… read more about How I Write: A Conversation with Abbas Benmamoun »