Upcoming Workshops & Events: Updates for Spring 2018 coming soon

The Ott Memorial Writing Center offers free workshops on a variety of topics connected to writing. All workshops are open to all members of the Marquette community. Click on the title for more information and to register.

Spring 2018 Workshops TBA

Workshop or Event Title Date and Time Location Description

Writing Retreat


April 7 (Saturday)

10a.m. to 2p.m.

Raynor Study Room D

The first Saturday of every month we offer free lunch and a quiet work space in which to write your ideas and meet with our on-hand tutors if you have questions.

Shakespeare Trivia Event

April 12 (Thursday)

5p.m. to 6p.m.

Marquette Hall 105 The English Department's Shakespeare Trivia event will take place April 12 from 5-6. The winning team will receive FREE tickets to see the Marquette Theatre's performance of Pericles, Prince of Tyre (2 opening night tickets, and 4 for any other night). Teams can be as large as 6 people. Register by Wednesday April 11th, in order to compete.

Teaching Portfolio

April 10th

3:30p.m. to 4:30p.m.

Raynor Study Room D

Are you preparing for a career in education? This workshop is for you! Come see examples of portfolios and learn what to put in yours!


Writing Personal Statements for the Health Profession

April 15


2:00 pm

April 18


5:00 pm

Raynor 245

We are hosting events to meet & discuss personal statements for Graduate Health Science Studies. The first will go over the basics & the second will brainstorm and offer advice.


April 21 (Saturday)



Juneau Park The Association of English Graduate Students (AEGS) is hosting a 5k.. More information and the link to register is here: https://silvercirclesportsevents.com/shakespeare-5k/