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02 Jun
Grammar, Punctuation, and Proofreading: Ensuring Professional Presentation: Virtual FSDP Workshop
Event Type

Trainings & Workshops, Virtual

Target Audience

Staff, Faculty

Website

http://www2.hr.pitt.edu/FSDP/

University Unit
Office of Human Resources
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Grammar, Punctuation, and Proofreading: Ensuring Professional Presentation: Virtual FSDP Workshop

This workshop will address common questions about proper grammar and punctuation, with emphasis on how such mechanics are essential to effective business communications. Strategies for identifying and resolving grammar and punctuation errors will be discussed and practiced, as will effective proofreading skills. Participants will have an opportunity to have their grammar and punctuation questions answered and will leave the workshop with handouts and a list of resources for ongoing support of excellence in the mechanics of business writing.

Presenter: Beth Bateman Newborg, Outreach Director
   The Writing Center

Date: Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Time: 9–11:00 a.m.
Location: Virtual – This workshop will be presented remotely using an online meeting platform. Specific login information will be sent to registrants via email two days before the above date - please use the registration link below.

Who Should Attend: Staff and faculty who do considerable writing – such as correspondence, memos, proposals, and/or reports – in their professional positions

This workshop will address common questions about proper grammar and punctuation, with emphasis on how such mechanics are essential to effective business communications. Strategies for identifying and resolving grammar and punctuation errors will be discussed and practiced, as will effective proofreading skills. Participants will have an opportunity to have their grammar and punctuation questions answered and will leave the workshop with handouts and a list of resources for ongoing support of excellence in the mechanics of business writing.

Register for this session.

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During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Faculty and Staff Development Program (FSDP) will be modified to ensure the health and safety of the entire Pitt community. All in-person workshops will be suspended with some adapted to be presented virtually.

Dial-In Information

This workshop will be presented remotely using Microsoft Teams. Specific login information will be sent to registrants via email two days before the above date. Please register at www2.hr.pitt.edu/FSDP.

Tuesday, June 2 at 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Virtual Event

Grammar, Punctuation, and Proofreading: Ensuring Professional Presentation: Virtual FSDP Workshop

This workshop will address common questions about proper grammar and punctuation, with emphasis on how such mechanics are essential to effective business communications. Strategies for identifying and resolving grammar and punctuation errors will be discussed and practiced, as will effective proofreading skills. Participants will have an opportunity to have their grammar and punctuation questions answered and will leave the workshop with handouts and a list of resources for ongoing support of excellence in the mechanics of business writing.

Presenter: Beth Bateman Newborg, Outreach Director
   The Writing Center

Date: Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Time: 9–11:00 a.m.
Location: Virtual – This workshop will be presented remotely using an online meeting platform. Specific login information will be sent to registrants via email two days before the above date - please use the registration link below.

Who Should Attend: Staff and faculty who do considerable writing – such as correspondence, memos, proposals, and/or reports – in their professional positions

This workshop will address common questions about proper grammar and punctuation, with emphasis on how such mechanics are essential to effective business communications. Strategies for identifying and resolving grammar and punctuation errors will be discussed and practiced, as will effective proofreading skills. Participants will have an opportunity to have their grammar and punctuation questions answered and will leave the workshop with handouts and a list of resources for ongoing support of excellence in the mechanics of business writing.

Register for this session.

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During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Faculty and Staff Development Program (FSDP) will be modified to ensure the health and safety of the entire Pitt community. All in-person workshops will be suspended with some adapted to be presented virtually.

Dial-In Information

This workshop will be presented remotely using Microsoft Teams. Specific login information will be sent to registrants via email two days before the above date. Please register at www2.hr.pitt.edu/FSDP.

Tuesday, June 2 at 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Virtual Event

Target Audience

Staff, Faculty

University Unit
Office of Human Resources

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