Grad Writes Workshops

SPRING 2020 Schedule

TUESDAY TALKS and Spring 2020 Workshops are now held remotely on ZOOM. 

TUESDAY TALKS SERIES, 1-1:50pm

"Shelter in Place" & Research Writing Topics

APRIL 14:     SOLITUDE & RESEARCH WRITING

APRIL 21:   JUST WHELMED

APRIL 28:   REST & GRIT

MAY 5:       COLLABORATION

MAY 12:     TRANSITIONS

The Literature Review: How to Prepare and Organize

Wednesday, MAY 13, 2-3:30pm

The workshop covers the general nature and processes of writing a literature review. Attendees will learn about how to balance the twin duties of reading and writing, how to cull relevant material from sources, and how to digest source material for their own research writing purposes.

Prior Workshops & Series

SPRING 2020

  • The Magic Writing Workshop
  • Habits that Build & Sustain Writing Momentum
  • Writing for Publication
  • Productivity & Well-Being
  • ETD (Electronic Thesis & Dissertation) Information Session
  • Create Your “Shelter in Place” Research Writing Action Plan 

HOW TO SERIES:

  • Edit for Flow (organization & development)
  • Edit for Wordiness (sentence-level editing for clarity & concision) 
  • The Literature Review: How to Prepare & Organize
  • How to Punctuate
  • Passive Voice: When & When Not to Use

SPECIAL PROGRAMS

Construction Management/School of Education Workshop Series: 

The NUTS & BOLTS OF WRITING IN GRADUATE SCHOOL

2/19: Writing as Construction
2/26: Frame & Connect
4/1: Engineering Sentences
4/8: Clarity & ReVision