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Abstract Essentials

writingsupport@uwindsor.ca

Need to write an abstract for a journal, conference, or class assignment? The Writing Support Desk is here to help. This workshop will teach you about the six essential elements of an abstract:

  • the background and gaps in current research,
  • the importance,
  • the research question,
  • the methodology and theoretical framework,
  • the findings, and
  • the keywords

If you are interested in attending, be sure to register on mySuccess.

Citing and Referencing

writingsupport@uwindsor.ca

Citing and referencing is complex and tedious, but the Writing Support Desk can make it simple for you. This workshop will teach you

  • about the importance of citing and referencing,
  • how to do in-text citations,
  • how to do reference/bibliographic entries, and
  • the key differences between APA, MLA, and Chicago style.

If you are interested in attending, be sure to register on mySuccess.

APA Workshop

writingsupport@uwindsor.ca

APA is complex and tedious, but the Writing Support Desk can make it simple for you. This workshop will teach you

  • about valuable APA resources,
  • how to do in-text citations,
  • how to complete your references, and
  • how to format APA papers.

If you are interested in attending, be sure to register on mySuccess.

Tenses

writingsupport@uwindsor.ca

Getting tenses mixed up? They can be confusing, but this workshop makes them easy to understand.  Learn about past, present, and future tenses and how to use them in their

  • simple,
  • perfect,
  • progressive, and
  • perfect progressive form.

If you are interested in attending, be sure to register on mySuccess.

Transition Words

writingsupport@uwindsor.ca

Want to improve the flow of your writing and clearly link your ideas together? Attend this workshop and learn how use transition words, conjunctions, punctuations and other tools to create effective

  • logical transitions
  • special transitions,
  • temporal transitions, and
  • sequential transitions.

If you are interested in attending, be sure to register on mySuccess.

Transition Words

writingsupport@uwindsor.ca

Want to improve the flow of your writing and clearly link your ideas together? Attend this workshop and learn how use transition words, conjunctions, punctuations and other tools to create effective

  • logical transitions
  • special transitions,
  • temporal transitions, and
  • sequential transitions.

If you are interested in attending, be sure to register on mySuccess.

Punctuation Primer

writingsupport@uwindsor.ca

Punctuation got you down? Unclear on how to effectively use commas? Get colons and semicolons mixed up? This workshop will clear things up. Learn when and how to effectively use

  • commas,
  • colons,
  • semicolons,
  • dashes, and
  • quotation marks.

If you are interested in attending, be sure to register on mySuccess.

Punctuation Primer

writingsupport@uwindsor.ca

Punctuation got you down? Unclear on how to effectively use commas? Get colons and semicolons mixed up? This workshop will clear things up. Learn when and how to effectively use

  • commas,
  • colons,
  • semicolons,
  • dashes, and
  • quotation marks.

If you are interested in attending, be sure to register on mySuccess.

Parts of Speech

writingsupport@uwindsor.ca

Confused about when to use ‘who’ and ‘whom’? Unsure when ‘the’ and ‘a’ are required? Perhaps you get mixed up about verb-subject agreement. If so, then check out this workshop. You’ll learn about