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Training Session #6: Grammar Review, People Who Can Help

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When: Thursday, October 20, 2011 4:30 PM-6:30 PM.
Where: CTLR Davis Damily Library 225
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Topics: Grammar Review, People Who Can Help

Who Must Attend?

* All new PWTs must attend.
* All new FYSMs not previously trained as PWTs must attend.
* Trained PWTs and trained FYSMs who have not attended session 4 or 5 must attend.

However, all PWTs and FYSMs must fill out the Future Plans Form—either at the meeting or electronically.

FYSMs and PWTs in classes: Please fill out the class survey when you receive it.

Ref-Works session just for PWTs and FYSMs.

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Monday 11/7 at 4:30, Library 105, LIS will hold a Ref-Works session just for PWTs and FYSMs. This training is helpful for both you and your students. Lis will pay you for your time! You will fill out a temporary pay card while you are there.

Session 5–Thursday, October 13 for PWTs and FYSMs 4:30=6:30, Lib 225, CTLR

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Who needs to come?

  • All new PWTs
  • All new FYSMs (not trained as PWTs_
  • Trained PWTs who did not come to Session 4
  • Trained FYSMs who did not come to Session 4

PWT Session #4—Writing and Speaking Across the Disciplines Thursday, October 6 · 4:30pm – 6:30pm

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PWT Session #4—Writing and Speaking Across the Disciplines
CTLR Library 225
* Tell us the writing expectations and guidelines of your major.
* Get comfortable giving oral presentations.

FYSM training–Session 4 Wednesday, October 5 · 4:30pm – 6:30pm CTLR

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Who comes to this session?

* All new FYSMs must come to this session.
* Trained PWTS who are working as FYSMS for this first time.
* Trained FYSMs may come to this session, or session 5, or session 6.

After this session, you will be a better public speaker and you will be able to help your first-year seminar students give better presentations.

Make-up sessions are only for those who have received prior approval. E-mail Izzy Nuttall (enuttall@middlebury.edu) for prior approval.
NOTE: THIS SESSION IS ON WEDNESDAY.

Session 3-Macro to Micro

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When: Thursday, September 29, 2011 4:30 PM-6:30 PM.
Where: CTLR, Library 225

Who needs to come?

* All new FYSMS must attend.
* All new PWTS must attend.
* Trained PWTs who did not attend session 2 must attend.
* Trained PWTS who are becoming FYSMS should have attended session 2.  If you did not, contact Izzy for a makeup session.

What is the topic?

* Macro to Micro
* Using a Thesis Statement
* Hands-on practice session with one of your papers

What should I bring?

* One of your papers
* Your folder

Session #2 Getting Started for FYSMs

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Wednesday, September 21, 4:30-6:30 PM, CTLR, Library 225

All new Writing and Academic Mentors must attend.

All trained Peer Writing Tutors now working as Writing and Academic Mentors must attend.

Trained Writing and Academic Mentors must attend either this session or Session 3 on Thursday, September 29th.

  1. Become expert at Time Management!  Bring a syllabus from all four of your classes.
  2. You will practice a 15 minute-version of the 30 min. tutor session
  3. Always bring your training folder to all training sessions.

Make-up sessions are only for those who have received prior approval.

 

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