Excelsior College will host a number of free, publicly-available webinars throughout the month of June.
Why Teach Writing?
June 2, 2 pm eastern
What are the benefits of writing in the disciplines? Dr. Bill Condon, Washington State University, will explore the benefits of bringing writing to your courses and will share best practices. In addition, Excelsior College’s Dr. Crystal Sands will provide a brief overview of resources in Excelsior’s newly-revised online writing lab (OWL).
Is Online Education Right For You?
June 4, 3 pm eastern
Excelsior College’s Outreach and Access unit will provide an overview of online education, including engaging classmates, submitting assignments, tutoring, and accessing library services and other resources.
Library Community Forum
June 5, 10 am eastern
Excelsior librarians will share recent projects that support program changes and enrollment increases.
Excelsior College Presents the Online Writing Lab (OWL)
June 11, 3 pm eastern
Dr. Crystal Sands will provide an overview of the many resources available in the award-winning OWL, explain how these resources can be used to help students in academic and workplace writing, and summarize recent research showing how the OWL boosts writing skills and academic grades as well as writer confidence.
Enhance Your Career with EC JobLinks
June 18, 7 pm
The Excelsior College Career Center will provide an overview of its free online job search database and resume building tool, including how students can utilize the e-portfolio and mock interview features.