The Writing Center offers workshops on topics related to writing, public speaking, reading, and other essential academic skills and practices. Space is limited, so pre-registration is required (unless stated otherwise). To register, click on the workshop below and look for the "Please register here" link under Additional Information to find the form.  Note to Five-College students: when space is available, our workshops are open to students from the Five Colleges. 

Unless otherwise noted, all Writing Center workshops are held in the Writing Center seminar room, 101A Charles Pratt Hall.

Thu, Nov 30, 2017

Caution: Thesis Writing in Progress

Weekly Thesis Write-In

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm Frost Library, Center for Humanistic Inquiry (2nd flr)

Every Thursday night, the Writing Center and Library open up the Center for Humanistic Inquiry to students writing theses (and similar long-term, complex writing projects) to work side-by-side, fueled by snacks, coffee and camaraderie. Join the group Thursdays from 8-11 p.m. in the CHI.

Students Only

Sun, Dec 3, 2017

caution: thesis writing in progress

Merrill Weekly Thesis Write-In

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm Merrill Science Center, 300B (Science Library Classroom)

Every Sunday night, students writing theses (and similar long-term, complex writing projects) can work side-by-side, fueled by snacks, coffee and camaraderie. Drop in or attend regularly to make steady progress on your thesis reading, writing, and organizing. Sponsored by the Library and the Writing Center.

Thu, Dec 7, 2017

Caution: Thesis Writing in Progress

Weekly Thesis Write-In

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm Frost Library, Center for Humanistic Inquiry (2nd flr)

Every Thursday night, the Writing Center and Library open up the Center for Humanistic Inquiry to students writing theses (and similar long-term, complex writing projects) to work side-by-side, fueled by snacks, coffee and camaraderie. Join the group Thursdays from 8-11 p.m. in the CHI.

Students Only

Sun, Dec 10, 2017

caution: thesis writing in progress

Merrill Weekly Thesis Write-In

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm Merrill Science Center, 300B (Science Library Classroom)

Every Sunday night, students writing theses (and similar long-term, complex writing projects) can work side-by-side, fueled by snacks, coffee and camaraderie. Drop in or attend regularly to make steady progress on your thesis reading, writing, and organizing. Sponsored by the Library and the Writing Center.

Thu, Dec 14, 2017

Success kid

Amherst Write-In

12:00 pm - 6:00 pm Merrill Science Center, 300A/B (Science Library Classrooms)

There’s no need to toil away in isolation when everyone has papers to write! Spend the first day of reading period in a supportive, quiet environment to make some progress on those final projects. The Writing Center will provide snacks, coffee and drop-in writing consultations.

Students Only