Youth Writing Conference

Friday, May 12th, 2017 from 7:45am to 2:45pm

About

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.

Positions
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Approval
Organizer will approve registrants
Registration
Registration Closed
Registration Closes
48 hours before each shift ends or when space runs out.
Age Limit
16 and up
Perks
Lunch will be provided.
GivePulse
17 Positions Filled | 3 Impacts | 10 Hours

Shifts (4)

1 - 4 of 4 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeAddressDescriptionPositions
 
 
Check-In and Opening Session7:45am (CT)9:30am (CT)
Plaster Student Union
Missouri State University
Springfield, MO 65897
Meet at the PSU Theater
Distribute participant materials during check-in. Greet students with a smile. Connect with students who do...2/6Over
Morning Workshop Sessions9:15am (CT)11:35am (CT)
Strong Hall
Missouri State University
Springfield, MO 65897
Meet in the Strong Hall Atrium
Greet students with a smile. Take attendance at the beginning of each session. Help students...6/30Over
Lunch11:00am (CT)12:30pm (CT)
Strong Hall
Missouri State University
Springfield, MO 65897
Meet in the Strong Hall Atrium
Assist with set up and clean up. Direct the lunch line. Guide participants to recycling...5/6Over
Afternoon Workshop Sessions12:00pm (CT)2:45pm (CT)
Strong Hall
Missouri State University
Springfield, MO 65897
Meet in the Strong Hall Atrium
Greet students with a smile. Take attendance at the beginning of each session. Help students...4/26Over