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Writing Hub Workshops

All workshops are held in the Teaching + Learning Commons, located in Geisel Library (lower level west) unless otherwise noted. Please contact the Writing Hub (writinghub@ucsd.edu) if you have questions.

Spring Workshops for Undergraduate Students

We offer undergraduate workshops every other Wednesday. 

Week Workshop Title Date Time
3

Writing Strategies for Multi-Lingual Writers

RSVP Form

Wednesday, April 17 5:15-6:30pm
4

How to Paraphrase Effectively

(a.k.a. Writing with Sources)

RSVP Form

Wednesday, April 24 5:15-6:30pm
5

Conquering Procrastination and Writer's Block

RSVP Form

Wednesday, May 1 5:15-6:30pm
7

Med School Personal Statements

RSVP Form

Wednesday, May 15 5:15-6:30pm
9

How to Paraphrase Effectively

(a.k.a. Writing with Sources)

RSVP Form

Wednesday, March 6 5:15-6:30pm


Spring Workshops for Graduate Students

We run writing workshops for graduate students every Friday morning. Exploring a variety of topics, these workshops give graduate students an opportunity to explore their writing and connect with other graduate students. 

Week Workshop Title Date Time
3

Teaching Statements

RSVP Form

Friday, 

April 19

10am-1pm
4

Research Statements

RSVP Form

Friday, 

April 26
10am-1pm
5

Diversity Statements

RSVP Form

Friday,

May 3
10am-1pm
6

Style and Clarity in Academic Writing

RSVP Form

Friday, 

May 10
10am-1pm
7

Telling a Research Story, Part 1: Developing Characters & Setting

RSVP Form

Friday, 

May 17
10am-1pm
8

Telling a Research Story, Part 2: Developing Structure & Plot

RSVP Form

Friday, 

May 24
10am-1pm
9

Writing in Your Own Voice

RSVP Form

Friday, 

May 31
10am-1pm
10

Academic Style for Multi-Lingual Writers

RSVP Form

Friday, 

June 7
10am-1pm

 

Spring Graduate Student Writing Retreats

Writing retreats offer graduate students dedicated time and space to develop more positive writing practices. Each retreat session is divided into focused writing time and time for workshops, discussion, and planning. We offer retreats in both 5-Week and 5-Day formats. To learn more about the retreats, visit our Writing Retreat Information Page

Weeks Retreat Day and Format Dates Time
3-7

Tuesdays (5-Week)

RSVP for the Tuesday Retreat

Apr. 16 - May 14 9am-1pm
5-9

Wednesdays (5-Week)

RSVP for the Wednesday Retreat

May 1 - May 29 10am-2pm
6-10

Thursdays (5-Week)

RSVP for the Thursday Retreat

May 9 - Jun. 6 11am-3pm
Finals Week

Monday-Friday (5-Day)

RSVP for the Finals Week Retreat

Jun. 10 - Jun. 14 9am-1pm