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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

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Graduate Writing Workshop–>Proofreading

WHEN Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, 3 – 4 p.m. CAMPUS LOCATION UW Tacoma Snoqualmie (SNO) CAMPUS ROOM SNO 239 EVENT SPONSORS Teaching and Learning Center DESCRIPTION Typos can confuse the meaning of sentences and affect the writer’s authority with the reader. In this workshop, you will survey and test several self-editing strategies and devise an individualized checklist/timeline for … Continue reading

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Proposal Writing Workshop

Planning to apply to a conference? Come to Proposal Writing Workshop on Friday, February 21, 2014 from 5-7 pm in the Diversity Resource Center (WCG104). Amy Whitcomb (TLC) and Riki Thompson (MAIS) will guide you through the steps of putting together a 250 word conference proposal. –If you already have a draft, please bring a hard copy to work on … Continue reading

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(CFP) Call for proposals – Graduate Liberal Studies

Calling all MAIS Grad Students!  You are invited to present your research at the Graduate Liberal Studies Joint Symposium in Los Angeles, CA at Mount St. Marys College from June 20-22, 2014. Check out the website from the 2013 symposium to see the past schedule of proposal topics and presentation papers. Read a blog post about the experience … Continue reading

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Graduate Support (& Jobs) at the TLC

See what’s going on at the UWT Teaching and Learning Center to support Graduate Research these days! Check out the TLC newsletter! MEET THE NEW STAFF Amy Whitcomb is a new writing consultant with an expertise in graduate-level writing. She has helped Masters and doctoral students of science, education, engineering, humanities, business, and law improve their … Continue reading