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

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Topics:

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.

 

Important links:
Blog
CTLR
PWTs
FYSMs
FB

 

Getting Started–Session 2 for Peer Writing Tutors

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

All new Peer Writing Tutors must attend this session.

Trained Peer Writing Tutors must attend either this session or Session 3 on Thursday, September 29th.

  • Brainstorming answers to frequently asked tutor questions
  • 15 minute-version of the 30 min. tutor session

Always bring your training folder to all training sessions.


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

 

Important links:
Blog
CTLR
PWTs
FYSMs
FB

Fall 2011 Training Dates for Peer Writing Tutors

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Fall 2011 Training Dates for Peer Writing Tutors

Org Session-Thurs. 9/15

Session 2-Wed 9/21

Session 3-Thurs 9/29

Session 4-Thurs. 10/6

Session 5-Thurs 10/13

Session 6-Thurs 10/20

Please bring your folder to every training session. You will be paid for training on completion of all of your mandatory sessions.

New Peer Writing Tutors must attend all of these sessions.

Trained PWTs attend three: Org, Session 1 or 2, and Session 3,4, or 5.

All sessions are scheduled for CTLR (Davis Family Library 225).