The 2007 SoCal WCA Tutors Conference

Session Topics
Descriptions

Breakout Session 1: 10:30 - 11:45am

A. Student Resistance and Required Visits (MCCC)
B. Advanced Students with Serious Mechanical Issues (CMC/CGU)
C. Conceived and Perceived Tutor Identities (CSUSB)
D. Plagiarism and Academic Integrity (Cal Tech)
E. Tutoring with the Professor in Mind (CMC)
F. Working with Non-Native Speakers (PCC)
G. Supporting Unfamiliar Topics Through Genre Knowledge (CMC)

Breakout Session 2: 1:30 - 2:45pm

A. Getting Started (MCCC/CSUSM)
B. In-Class Tutoring (MCCC/CSUCI)
C. Working with Non-Native Speakers (Open Discussion)
D. Tutoring Technical Papers (HMC)
E. Un/Gendering the Writing Center (HMC/CSUSB)
F. The Transition to College Writing (Pomona)
G. Working with Written Genres: Essay Types and Structures (PCC)

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