Writing, Reading, and Speech Workshops

Do You Want to Improve Your Skills?

Join us at the following 45-minute workshops conducted by part-time faculty in the Learning Commons, SRC 2102. Call (630) 942-3355 for more information and to register.

The Writing Process: Getting Organized
Thursday, June 16, noon

Learn techniques to organize ideas and to begin drafting your essay.

Paragraphs: Introductions and Conclusions
Tuesday, June 21, 1 p.m.

Learn strategies for writing effective introductions and conclusions. Learn how to recognize when improvement is needed.

Oral Citations
Thursday, June 30, 10 a.m. or 5 p.m.

This workshop focuses on proper oral citations and best practices for avoiding plagiarism in speeches.

Reading Texts and Note-taking
Thursday, July 7, 1 p.m.

Learn strategies to help you comprehend the information in your college textbooks and to take effective notes.

Workshop Videos:

If you can't attend one of our workshops, some of them can be viewed online.

Contact Information


Learning Commons
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 2102, (630) 942-3941

Mathematics Assistance
(630) 942-3339

Writing, Reading, and Speech Assistance
(630) 942-3355

Tutoring Services
(630) 942-3686