Events | Kent State University


Special Event

Final Paper Frenzy

Tuesday, May 2, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Wednesday, May 3, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Thursday, May 4, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us in front of the Writing Commons May 2-4 from 6:00 - 8:00 PM for Final Paper Frenzy! Our tutors will be available to work with writers who have brief questions on a walk-in basis. We hope to see you there!

Location: Library 4th Floor

Weekly Events

International Conversation Hour

Spring 2017 Hours:

Mondays, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM 

Wednesdays, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Fridays, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM 

International Conversation Hour is a casual gathering of International and American students, hosted by the Writing Commons. We focus on developing English speaking skills and cross cultural friendship through friendly group conversation. Our sessions are informal, with no registration or sign-up needed! All sessions are hosted in the Writing Commons' Conversation Corner, just outside of the Writing Commons, on the 4th Floor of the University Library.

Location: Library 4th Floor

(Please note: Conversation hour does not meet during Spring Break or Thanksgiving Recess. International Conversation Hour ends the last week of classes.)


Using Sources in Writing and Avoiding Plagiarism

Times and Dates TBA

This workshop is geared toward the needs of first-year students.  Learn from Librarians about the plagiarism policy at KSU, and about different types of plagiarism.  Writing Center staff will help you learn about reading, note-taking, and writing strategies to integrate source material into your essays.

For more information about our events, please email us at or call us at 330-672-1787.