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Youth Writing Conference

Friday, May 12th, 2017
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About

PositionsMany Remaining
ApprovalOrganizer will approve registrants
Close Date48 hours before the event ends or when space runs out.
Age Limit16 and up
Description

Ozarks Writing Project (OWP), partner of the Center for Writing in College, Career, and Community, invites students in grades 5-8 to the Missouri State University campus for a day of writing. Some of the most talented teacher-writers in southwest Missouri will conduct sessions designed to inspire students to Make Your Statement, Write Your Story. Workshop topics include bullet journaling, a positive social media presence, fractured fairy tales, postcards from Pluto, a writing marathon, and more.

Students will attend four workshops plus an opening session in Plaster Student Union (PSU) with a welcome by MSU President Clif Smart. This session, 8:50-9:15 AM, is open to the public.

Sign on to assist in providing 600 enthusiastic and motivated middle schoolers an amazing writing experience.

PerksLunch will be provided.
CausesArts & Culture Children & Youth Community Computers & Technology Education & Literacy Media & Broadcasting
SkillsArtistic Help Arts and Crafts Computer Troubleshooting Help w/People Mentoring Multimedia Recreational Activities Tutoring Writing
GivePulse
17 Positions Filled | 3 Impacts | 10 Hours

Shifts (4)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Start: Fri, May 12, 7:45AM
End: Fri, May 12, 9:30AM
Distribute participant materials during check-in.
Greet students with a smile.
Connect with students who do not have partners.
Escort students to restrooms.
Support presenters.
Assist with set up and clean up.

Meet at the PSU Theater, Plaster Student Union, Missouri State University, Springfield, MO 65897
2/6Over
Start: Fri, May 12, 9:15AM
End: Fri, May 12, 11:35AM
Greet students with a smile.
Take attendance at the beginning of each session.
Help students with activities.
Connect with students who do not have partners.
Give students encouraging feedback.
Escort students to restrooms.
Support presenters.
Assist with set up and clean up.

Meet in the Strong Hall Atrium, Strong Hall, Missouri State University, Springfield, MO 65897
6/30Over
Start: Fri, May 12, 11:00AM
End: Fri, May 12, 12:30PM
Assist with set up and clean up.
Direct the lunch line.
Guide participants to recycling and trash bins.

Meet in the Strong Hall Atrium, Strong Hall, Missouri State University, Springfield, MO 65897
5/6Over
Start: Fri, May 12, 12:00PM
End: Fri, May 12, 2:45PM
Greet students with a smile.
Take attendance at the beginning of each session.
Help students with activities.
Connect with students who do not have partners.
Give students encouraging feedback.
Escort students to restrooms.
Support presenters.
Assist with set up and clean up.

Meet in the Strong Hall Atrium, Strong Hall, Missouri State University, Springfield, MO 65897
4/26Over