Academic Workshops

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COVID-19 Workshop Update: 

Remote workshop schedules will be updated shortly.

Spring 2020 Workshops

Register for Workshops

Students may register or inquire about workshops in person at The Hub’s reception desk, Guarini Library, 1st Floor or by calling 201-200-3513.

Walk-ins are welcome!

Praxis Core Mathematics

This workshop has been developed for College of Education students who are preparing for the Mathematics section of the Praxis Core exam. Sessions will focus on Number & Quantity, Algebra & Functions, Geometry, and Statistics & Probability.

Workshops run bi-weekly on Mondays from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. in The Hub, Room 107A.

February: 3

March: 2, 16, 30

April: 13, 27

Praxis Core Writing/Reading

This workshop has been developed for College of Education students who are preparing for the Writing and Reading sections of the Praxis Core exam. Sessions will focus on Writing Argumentative and Source-Based Essays, Writing Core: Multiple Choice Items, and Reading Comprehension. Time management skills, effective essay writing techniques, and grammar & usage will be addressed, too!

Workshops run bi-weekly on Wednesdays from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. in The Hub, Room 107B.

February: 12, 26

March: 25

April: 8, 22

May: 6

APA, 7th Edition (Transitioning from the 6th Edition)

This workshop covers the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 7th Edition, focusing on formatting (paragraph structure, in-text citations, and references) and the importance of adhering to APA principles.

Students may bring previously written essays and ask questions regarding specific issues.

Workshops run bi-weekly on Tuesdays from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. in The Hub, Room 121.

February: 11, 25

March: 24

April: 7, 21

May: 5

Advanced APA: Literature Review

This workshop is designed for graduate students and available upon request by student groups and doctoral cohorts. Contact John Blicharz, Director of Centralized Tutoring and Academic Support Programming, at jblicharz@njcu.edu.

Advanced APA: Writing Statistical Analyses

This workshop is designed for graduate students and available upon request by student groups and doctoral cohorts. Contact John Blicharz, Director of Centralized Tutoring and Academic Support Programming, at jblicharz@njcu.edu.  

Advanced APA: Methods

This workshop is designed for graduate students and available upon request by student groups and doctoral cohorts. Contact John Blicharz, Director of Centralized Tutoring and Academic Support Programming, at jblicharz@njcu.edu

Let's Talk & Write: Speaking and Academic Writing for English Language Learners

This workshop has developed to assist English Learners (EL) in becoming comfortable with academic writing and speaking English in and out of the classroom. Topics will include slang, idioms, tone, and word choice with an emphasis on grammatical structures.

Workshops run bi-weekly on Thursdays from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. in The Hub, Room 107B.

February: 6, 20

March: 5, 19

April: 2, 16, 30

Grammar

This workshop series has been developed to help students with sentence structure, subject & verb agreement, prepositions & phrasal verbs, idioms, articles, academic writing, and common grammar mistakes.

Workshops run once a month on Wednesdays from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. in The Hub, Room 121.

February: 19

March: 18

April: 29

Looking for additional help?

Students seeking one-on-one tutoring for Praxis Core Reading/Writing and Math; APA, 7th Edition; Let's Write; Let's Talk, and Grammar may book tutoring sessions in addition to attending the workshops.

Faculty Inquiries

Faculty may request in-class workshops by contacting The Hub’s reception desk, Guarini Library, 1st Floor, calling 201-200-3513, or emailing thehub@njcu.edu

Faculty seeking in-class assistance or to develop a workshop not listed are encouraged to reach out to our administrative team. We welcome collaborations!