Communicate Write

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 Communicate Write

(August 13-17, 2018)

It’s Smart to Communicate Write!

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Even strong writers and presenters look for ways to improve, and that’s what Communicate Write will do for you.

Solid writing and oral presentations are vital for college success. Every class will require you to write and communicate your ideas and your questions.  The better you do this, the higher your GPA will be.  Our newest Summer Start Program — Communicate Write — will give you ideas and information for improving your written and oral presentation skills.  You will also learn about the many resources for academic and personal success availabthree studentsle at UCA, and meet faculty and other students.  If you want, you can even move in to your assigned Fall residence hall room a week early!

Spend just one week at Summer Start’s CW, and you will:

  • Know how to use Blackboard & Google Classroom
  • Understand how writing assignments and presentations are graded
  • Improve your knowledge of how to properly cite sources in your work
  • Have fun! Meet your classmates!
  • Learn the proper communication skills to effectively communicate with your college instructors including face-to-face and by email
  • Experience sample class activities
  • Know how to distinguish credible research from non-credible
  • Have fun! Learn your way around campus!
  • Meet the UCA CWC staff and faculty (Center for Writing and Communication) and learn how to use the Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab)
  • Understand that writing is a process and that writing projects are sequenced
  • Discuss the UCA Summer Start Book — The Stranger in the Woods
  • Learn how to manage your time and be a more proactive student

UCAs Communicate Write will be held 9am-4pm on August 13-17, 2018. Students with English and Reading ACT subscores of 22 or higher are encouraged to participate.

If you’re ready to 009start your UCA career off right, register for Communicate Write.  We’ll see you on campus in August!

Students must apply and pay all program costs no later than July 31, 2018

Summer Start –  Start Early, Start Right!

 

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