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Thesis & Project Q&A

General questions for class What’s the Research Proposal? What’s the page range? 15-20 pg Template (Intro, Research Questions, Methods) Section lengths can vary It is a document to show (potential) committee members that you have a project that is original (that you are contributing to the conversation), and you are ready to do the research. Are … Continue reading

researching / revising / writing

What are we working on this quarter?

Here are the exciting theses/projects in the works in MAIS! Margaret - Project (Wtr 15) All that is remembered joins Self-identity and diary writing; how identity is created with an audience. Fictionalizing an account as a respondent to a diary writing. Emily – Thesis (Spr 14) Cultural changes and woman authorship 1st generation of women authors & … Continue reading

learning / technology / workshops

Thesis / Dissertation Webinar for UW Graduate Students

The Grad School and two folks out of the UW Libraries Seattle tomorrow are doing a webinar on ETDs.  We’ve reserved a room in the Snoqualmie Building to broadcast the webinar.  Here’s the info if you want to attend or know of anyone who may be interested: Thesis / Dissertation Webinar for UW Graduate Students Tuesday, April … Continue reading

conference / drafting / funding / mentoring / planning / presenting / researching / revising / workshops / writing

Conference Proposal Workshop

MAIS is participating in the Graduate Liberal Arts Studies Symposium for the first time this summer. To provide students support, MAIS & TLC joined forces to teach students the skill of conference proposal writing. Riki Thompson, the Graduate Program Coordinator, kicked off the event with some background on academic conferences in general and specifically the … Continue reading