Calendar

WSIP offers a variety of workshops and events to students and the UA community. Check out what's coming up in our calendar below.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 4:30pm
Location: ENR S210 (Institute of the Envir., 1064 E. Lowell Street)

Thursday, February 22 (4:30pm-6:30pm), ENR S210 (Institute of the Environment, 1064 E. Lowell Street)
Topic: Writing In-depth Analyses to Support Your Research
Register at the following link: http://bit.ly/abd2phd_writinganalyses
Description: In this graduate writing workshop for ABD students, we will discuss how to write thoughtful and relevant interpretations of data and findings.

Note: "ABD" means "all but dissertated." You Must Be ABD and Preregistered to Attend.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 10:00am
Location: Geronimo 216

In this workshop, we will review the fundamentals of abstracts, literature reviews, and general formats of scholarly articles.

Monday, March 12, 2018

Monday, March 12, 2018 - 2:00pm
Location: Geronimo 216

In this workshop, we will learn about various sentence structures and how to use them in academic writing. We will practice writing and editing texts to hone our skills in sentence development.

Friday, March 16, 2018

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 10:30am
Location: WSIP - Geronimo Building, Room 216

If you would like more guidance with your Graduate Writing Institute application process and/or have other questions about the GWI, we encourage you to attend today's information session.* If you have not yet registered for today's session, please click on Register to complete that process. Information sessions are optional.

Today's session will last approximately 1 hour.

*An additional information session via Zoom can be arranged for online attendees. Please contact Dr. Leslie Dupont at ldupont@email.arizona.edu or (520) 621-0374.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 10:00am
Location: Geronimo 216

In this workshop, we will experiment with revision strategies to improve organization and content in academic writing.

Monday, March 26, 2018

Monday, March 26, 2018 - 2:00pm
Location: Geronimo 216

This workshop will introduce useful strategies to increase your academic vocabulary and use it effectively in your writing.

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 4:30pm
Location: TBD - You Must Be ABD and Preregistered to Attend

Thursday, March 29 (4:30pm-6:30pm)
Topic: Revision and Grammar Special Topic: Sentence Fluency
Register at the following link: http://bit.ly/abd2phd_sentencefluency 
Description: In this graduate writing workshop for ABD students, we will focus on issues that interfere with sentence-level fluency, including grammar patterns, transitions, and sentence structure. Please bring a short sample of your writing (either hardcopy or on a laptop) with you to this workshop.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 10:00am
Location: Geronimo 216

This workshop will introduce useful strategies for making writing concise and effective by reducing redundancy, avoiding clutter, and using prepositions effectively.

*This workshop is also available online in 20-minute segments for $4 per segment.

 

Monday, April 9, 2018

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 2:00pm
Location: Geronimo 216

This workshop will focus on identifying basic grammar patterns. Learn how to write more concise sentences by eliminating problems such as unclear pronoun references, inconsistent verb tense, and passive voice. (NOTE: This is a repeat of the Improving Grammar and Style workshop we offerred on February 5th.)