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Special Graduate Writer's Retreat

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
1 Wellman Hall, Please register:
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Please register: Pizza Lunch will be served from 11:00am – 12:00pm, before Dissertation/Thesis Day workshops begin! Start Dissertation/Thesis Day off right – with some writing progress! This writing retreat offers a drop-in consultation service to provide graduate students with writing assistance in an interactive and collaborative space via the help of a Graduate Writing Fellow. Individuals, writing groups, and paired writing partners are all welcome and encouraged to join the retreat space to work together and with the Graduate Writing Fellow. To also attend the Writing Your Dissertation or Thesis Event on Nov. 4th register here: Dissertation/Thesis Day topics include: Getting it Done: Individual and Group Strategies for Overcoming Writer’s Blocks and Maximizing Your Writing Productivity ** How to Effectively Manage a Large Project ** Negotiating Multiple Audiences ** Formulating, Focusing, and Developing your Research Question ** Writing a Literature Review **Active Reading Strategies ** Style and Clarity for Graduate Student Writers Sponsored by the University Writing Program: Writing Across the Curriculum Program and GradPathways (Graduate Studies)