US Official visits Chandigarh for Literary Club Workshop
Chandigarh, November 13
The English Literary Club of GGDSD College, Sector 32, Chandigarh organized an Academic Writing Workshop on 13th of November . The workshop was conducted by Andrew Golden, English Language fellow, U.S. Department of State. The Principal, Balraj Thapar, gave a very warm welcome to the guest speaker who has over 17 years of experience in education, having taught primarily in Japan and other Southeast Asian countries.
Almost 200 students participated in the workshop and enthusiastically attempted the writing exercises. The aim of the workshop was to imbibe in the students the importance of proper structure, referencing and quality in their academic writing, which will help them convincingly present their argument in an academic setting.
Golden conducted a very richly informative workshop which exposed the students to the ways of writing a five paragraph essay which is bound to help them in their academic writing endeavours. The participants learnt and wrote in the five paragraph essay structure and then peer reviewed them for improvement in their writing skills.