Womxn of Color Initiatives (WOCI) at Michigan State University is pleased to announce a 3-day, 2-night “glamping” writing retreat intended to advance dissertation writing amongst womxn of color graduate students and allies as well as early career faculty whose scholarship aligns with the overall mission and purpose of WOCI. The retreat will be held Friday, October 20, 2023 to Sunday, October 22, 2023
Space is limited and the review committee will prioritize students who are 1) already writing their dissertation and 2) whose advisors confirm that they are within one year of completion, and 3) who are first time attendees. Please note, while the majority of participants will be doctoral students, early career faculty are encouraged to apply. The review committee will also strive to ensure disciplinary/college diversity.
A note about accommodations and health precautions:
Participants will lodge with one other participant in a shared dorm room within Pretty Lake Camp’s Retreat Center. The Retreat Center has two communal restrooms and shared shower facilities. If you are feeling unwell, we kindly ask that you decline from attending.
We are excited to host you for a shared bonding experience as we work toward our academic and professional goals
Please complete this form by Friday, September 15, 2023 at 11:59pm est.