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.

Paragraphs: Introductions & Conclusions
Wednesday, June 10, 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.

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

Creating Effective Visual Aids
Thursday, June 18, Noon and 5 p.m.

Learn strategies for creating effective, impactful visual aids.

Reading Textbooks
Tuesday, June 23, Noon

Learn strategies to help you comprehend as much information as possible from your college textbooks.

Writing a SAP: Financial Appeal Letter
Tuesday, June 23, 1 p.m.

Participants will learn how to format and what information to include in each paragraph of an effective Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) appeal letter.

The Writing Process: Revising
Tuesday, July 21, 1 p.m.

Bring a current essay that you wish to revise and learn specific techniques to polish your essay.

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