Check out the Learning Center in Blackboard: go to to Student Resources tab, then click on the Learning Center sub-tab. Look for the Academic Resources section for a link to their Writing Resources.
It's highly recommended that you also schedule an appointment(s) with the Learning Center to review your assignment(s). Sessions are available face-to-face in Summerdale, and online/virtual sessions are also available.
You can access the Learning Center's calendar and make appointments from their Blackboard tab. You can also contact the Learning Center via email at LearningCenter@centralpenn.edu or by calling 717-728-2234.
The Library is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday from 10AM - 5PM and Wednesday from 1PM - 8PM.
If you need help from the librarian or need to access the library resources outside of those hours let us know!
Call or text 717-728-2500 or email Library@centralpenn.edu to make an appointment.
Remember the Learning Hub is also open with lots of great faculty and staff willing to help with tutoring, advising, and general questions.
Once you have identified a problem to solve, you must do some more research, then present a solution.
Recommended steps for solving a problem:
These steps are nonlinear and iterative - meaning you may repeat certain steps multiple times (and possibly out of order) before you are finished.
Once you have chosen a solution, you need to propose the action plan - how you intend to accomplish your proposed solution.
Check out these links to find more information about writing a research proposal:
You will not be formulating an actual budget, but you will write a narrative about how much you estimate your proposed solution will cost. You will need to persuasively justify the expenditures.
Check out the links below for more information about writing your budget: