Academics

WPE Workshops and Tutoring

January 2017 WPE Workshops

Workshop Schedule (Attend a workshop that is for your reading set--no pre-registration necessary):

(Workshops will be video-recorded and posted on the UMass Boston YouTube Channel. The links will be distributed to all registrants.)

Reading Set A: Tuesday 12/20, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm, in Presentation Room 3, Healey Library (Lower Level)

Reading Set B: Tuesday 12/20, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, in Presentation Room 3, Healey Library (Lower Level)

Reading Set C: Thursday 12/22, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm, in Presentation Room 3, Healey Library (Lower Level)

Portfolio Reading Set 1 (Words and Pictures in Children’s Picture Books): Thursday 12/22, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, in Presentation Room 3, Healey Library (Lower Level)

Portfolio Reading Set 2 (Biodiversity and Ethics: Do We Have a Responsibility to Conserve?): Thursday 12/22, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, in the Conference Room, Healey Library (Lower Level)

 

Tutoring

The Writing Proficiency Office offers a limited amount of tutoring assistance for students who are preparing for the portfolio submission.  

Please contact the office at (617) 287-6330 to request an appointment or for further information.

Drop-in WPE Writing Lab

Location: CC-1-1300

Work on your portfolio paper with a WPE tutor standing by to help! 

Thursday, December 22, 10 AM to 4 PM

Friday, December 23, 10 AM to 4 PM

Paper Reviews

The Writing Proficiency Office offers a limited number of 1/2-hour appointments to discuss drafts of portfolio papers. We will not be offering drop-in paper reviews for the January 2017 WPE, due to schedule constraints.

Please contact the office at (617) 287-6330 to request an appointment or for further information.