Faculty, Cardinal Community peer and pro mentors and student organization leaders can request workshops by emailing the director, Jennifer Ravey, at

Common workshop topics include: 

  • Effectively communicating in an academic environment
  • The research process
  • Writing in the sciences
  • Writing the personal statement
  • Critical reading strategies

Additionally, our style workshop series aims to teach the purpose of academic style guides, the conventions of discipline-specific writing and the formatting specifics for the following styles:

  • MLA, 8th edition
  • APA, 7th edition
  • Chicago Manual of Style/Turabian

If you identify a writing issue you would like the Writing Center to address, please contact Jennifer Ravey to set up a meeting to develop workshop content.