Summer 2016 Writing Center workshops, events, and programs

During the summer months, the Writing Center is partially closed, but we do offer a number of workshops, meetings, and programs in collaboration with the Library and Information Technology. Find a full listing of these events here.  Read more about what else we offer in the summer.

If you plan to attend a workshop, please be sure to pre-register at the links provided in each calendar item.

Thu, Jul 28, 2016

Summer Thesis Research Table

The Thesis Research Table is a regular meet-up for thesis students to find support from each other & from instructional staff. Each week will focus on an aspect of the research and writing process; topics will be determined by the group. These might be instructional activities, discussions, Q&A sessions, or whatever works for the group. Refreshments will be served! Drop in or attend regularly.

Mon, Aug 1, 2016

writer's retreat

August Writing Retreat for Faculty and Staff

9:00 am - 12:30 pm Frost Library, Center for Humanistic Inquiry, 2nd floor

This summer, the Writing Center is pleased to offer Amherst College faculty and staff an opportunity to write together for a concentrated, coordinated time. The August Writing Retreat will take place August 1-5 and 8-12 from 9:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. in the Center for Humanistic Inquiry. Learn more and register for one or both weeks at https://goo.gl/96fKr8.

Thu, Aug 4, 2016

Summer Thesis Research Table

The Thesis Research Table is a regular meet-up for thesis students to find support from each other & from instructional staff. Each week will focus on an aspect of the research and writing process; topics will be determined by the group. These might be instructional activities, discussions, Q&A sessions, or whatever works for the group. Refreshments will be served! Drop in or attend regularly.

Mon, Aug 8, 2016

writer's retreat

August Writing Retreat for Faculty and Staff

9:00 am - 12:30 pm Frost Library, Center for Humanistic Inquiry, 2nd floor

This summer, the Writing Center is pleased to offer Amherst College faculty and staff an opportunity to write together for a concentrated, coordinated time. The August Writing Retreat will take place August 1-5 and 8-12 from 9:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. in the Center for Humanistic Inquiry. Learn more and register for one or both weeks at https://goo.gl/96fKr8.

Thu, Aug 11, 2016

Summer Thesis Research Table

The Thesis Research Table is a regular meet-up for thesis students to find support from each other & from instructional staff. Each week will focus on an aspect of the research and writing process; topics will be determined by the group. These might be instructional activities, discussions, Q&A sessions, or whatever works for the group. Refreshments will be served! Drop in or attend regularly.