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New Leadership Team for 2015-2016

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We are happy to announce our Head Writing Tutors for the 2015-2016 academic year:

Mitchell Perry–Head Peer Writing Tutor

Claire Donohue-Meyer–Head Drop-in Writing Tutor

Head Writing and Academic Mentor–Madison Orcutt

Social Media Manager–Emma McDonald

Complete Spring Training Schedule

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All training sessions take place 4:30-6:30 in CTLR, Davis Family Library 225

Org Session    Thursday 2/12 for Peer Writing Tutors & Writing and Academic Mentors
Session 2       Thursday 2/19 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors
(Bring a paper of your own to Session 3.)
Session 3         Thursday 2/26 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors
Session 4         Thursday 3/5 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors
Session 5         Thursday 3/12 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors
Session 6         Thursday 3/19 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors

Please bring your folder to every training session.

Log training hours under the correct training category.

Spring 2015 PWT training dates

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Spring 2015 PWT training dates

Spring Training begins Thursday, February 12th, CTLR, 4:30-6:30 PM.

Complete spring training dates coming soon.

2014-2015 Leadership Team

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Maggie Morris, Head Peer Writing Tutor. Maggie approves time, runs evening makeup sessions and assists the Program Director.

Cate Costley, Head Mentor. Cate manages and guides the Writing and Academic Mentors attached to First-Year Seminars. She helps run evening makeup sessions and assists the Program Directors.

Robert Silverstein, Manager of Drop-in Tutors. Robert manages, supervises, assigns evening shifts, creates publicity, and assists the Program Director.

FALL 2014 TRAINING DATES

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2014 Training Dates for PWTs and FYMs

All training sessions take place 4:30-6:30 in CTLR, Davis Family Library 225

Fall 2014 dates

Org Session   Wednesday 9/10 for Writing and Academic Mentors
Thursday 9/11 for Peer Writing Tutors
Session 2       Wednesday 9/17 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors  (Mentors    bring all 4 syllabi to session 2)
Session 3       Thursday 9/24 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors
(Bring a paper of your own to Session 3.)
Session 3         Thursday 9/24 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors
Session 4         Thursday 10/1 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors
Session 5         Thursday 10/8 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors
Session 6         Thursday 10/16 for Tutors and Writing and Mentors

Please bring your folder to every training session.

Log training hours under the correct training category.

pwt/fym Training Session 3 Macro to Micro

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Thursday, 2/27/14
CTLR (lib 225)
4:30-6:30
Session 3—Macro to Micro

Who needs to come?

  • All new PWTS must attend.
  • Trained PWTs and FYMs who did not attend session 2 must attend.
  • Trained PWTS who are becoming FYSMS should have attended session 2.

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 for us to workshop
  • Your folder

Always bring your training folder to all training sessions.
Make-up sessions are only for those who have received prior approval. E-mail Emily Colton to request a makeup. Attending a makeup is a privilege not a right.

Important links:
Blog
CTLR
PWTs
FYSMs
FB

PWT/FYSM TRAINING SESSION #2– Getting Started

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PWT/FYSM TRAINING SESSION #2– Getting Started

When: WEDNESDAY, 2/19/14 4:30-6:30
Where: CTLR