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IME: Writing Wednesday & Writing Coach

January 23 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 1, 2019

8:00am – 4:30pm WRITING SPACE: Join us in this space every Wednesday.

A quiet space & time to focus on writing. We will have drinks, breakfast snacks & your peers will be here to keep you focused and productive.

**Join us in this creative, peer environment and form a PRODUCTIVE HABIT**

 

 

 

 

9:30 – 10:30am WRITING COACH: As part of  Writing Wednesday, join us for this event!

Each Wednesday: Candace Buckner, doctoral candidate in Religious Studies, will share writing tips & strategies.

NOTE: this will run in the same space as Writing Wednesday so if you are not interested in joining the conversation, please bring headphones / earbuds so you can concentrate on your work while the event takes place.

 

Date Topic
Wed. Jan. 09 Welcome: No Presentation
Wed. Jan. 16 Dissertation
Wed. Jan. 23 The Publication Process
Wed. Jan. 30 CANCELED
Wed. Feb. 06 Writing Revisions: This week, we will tackle how to approach revisions to articles, including how to address all revisions, how to organize revisions, and what to do when you do not agree with a suggestion.
Wed. Feb. 13 Getting Constructive Feedback: If you have ever received less than useful feedback on your writing or felt discouraged by the type of feedback you have received, we will be discussing how to ask for feedback that is actually useful for you in any stage of your writing career.
Wed. Feb. 20 Reverse-Outlining for Editing: This week, we will be using reverse-outlining to help improve your own writing. We will look at the sentence level and the paragraph level. Bring a writing sample to work on.
Wed. Feb. 27 Tackling Unproductivity: Before Spring Break, it would be helpful to think of strategies to help us meet writing goals over break. We will be talking about different apps, strategies, and accountability measures to help with tackling writing projects.
Wed. Mar. 06 Spring Break
Wed. Mar. 13 Spring Break
Wed. Mar. 20 Planning Your Writing Project: This week, we will tackle how to work backwards to complete a writing project, including thinking about research and drafting.

 

Details

Date:
January 23
Time:
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Yesenia Pedro Vicente
Phone:
9198437261
Email:
yesipv@unc.edu

Venue

Graduate Student Center
211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Phone:
(919) 962-2505
Website:
http://gradschool.unc.edu/gsc/