January 26, 2018 –
Friday, January 26, 2018 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
MSU Writing Center; 300 Bessey Hall
In this 3-hour wor kshop, the focus will be on understanding the transition from undergradua te to graduate school, navigating the master’s degree coursework and grad uation options (thesis, exams, portfolios, etc.), locating and using p rofessional and personal support resources, and writing for degree and fu ture job requirements. Participants will create academic timelines for the ir master’s work (coursework, conference presentations, internships, et c.) at MSU, and discuss technologies and habits that can help them stay o n task. Participants will also discuss how to manage the stress that often pervades the life of master’s students, and how to select and work with a committee. The workshop will end by having participants explore and shar e their current writing practices, and writing and revision strategies, as well as sharing strategies for overcoming writer’s block and procrastin ation.
Registration for this workshop is required. Registration will open on January 1st.
*A pizza lunch will be served at this workshop. If you have any dietary restrictions please let us know by responding to t he confirmation email you receive.
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