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Writing a Dissertation or Thesis: Getting Started - Getting Done

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 12:30pm to 5:00pm
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Wellman Hall, Room 2, Please register at: https://writingadissertationorthesis.eventbrite.com
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•Tackling the difficult and sometimes lonely process of writing a dissertation or thesis? •This half-day workshop will provide you with the tools needed to get started or to make more efficient progress and get done! University Writing Program faculty will discuss practical strategies for writing your dissertation/thesis including tactics for time management and organization, stages in the writing process, strategies for integrating material from sources, and techniques of maintaining momentum and a positive attitude. Topics include: •Understanding and Starting Your Literature Review •From Research to Writing •Overcoming Writers Blocks •Narrowing Your Research Question •Writing with Style and Clarity •Boosting Sentence Structure for Multilingual Writers •Strategic Reading •And other resources to help you get started or finish up! Light refreshments will be served - feel free to bring a brown bag lunch Sponsored by the University Writing Program: Writing Across the Curriculum Program and GradPathways (Graduate Studies)