Writing and Research Events

The Graduate School Writing Center, in partnership with the Libraries, offers workshops for graduate students focused on entering an academic conversation through research and writing. Browse the list below to find our workshop offerings for the semester, and don't forget to click the link to register if necessary!

Graduate School Writing Center Research Write-In

Dates: Friday, March 2, April 6, and May 4

Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm

Location: McKeldin Library, Room 4123

On the first Friday of every month, join the Graduate School Writing Center for a twist on the Weekly Write-in: the Research Write-In.  We’ll be joined by a librarian from the Research Commons who will offer an opening lesson about effective search strategies, and then be available throughout the session to support you with your research questions and challenges.  As usual, there will be a Fellow from the Graduate School Writing Center available for writing consultations. 

How to Write a Literature Review

Dates:

Location: McKeldin Library Special Events Room 6137

This workshop covers graduate-specific library privileges, effective research and citation practices, writing from sources, and a general introduction to the literature review process.