Thesis Statements That Work

FALL 2014

Location

H.T. Sampson Library, 1st Floor
Main Campus

HOURS: Re-open September 8

Monday & Tuesday

9:00AM – 5:00PM

Wednesday & Thursday

12:00noon – 7:00PM

Friday

9:00AM – 12noon

For more information:

Phone

601-979-0694

Email

wrightcenter@jsums.edu

Workshops & Roundtables

We offer workshops and roundtables on specific writing, research, and presentation issues for undergraduate and graduate students. Faculty are also welcome to join the conversation.                        – "For excellence, the presence of others is always required." -Hannah Arendt

FALL 2014 WORKSHOPS & ROUNDTABLES: Space is limited, so please click on "Register Now" to sign up. Location: The Richard Wright Center, 1st floor, H.T. Sampson Library

UEPE Preparation: Exam date  – October 28

Workshop 1: Tues Oct. 21 @ 12 noon – 12:45 PM

Workshop 2: Wed Oct. 22 @ 3:00-3:45 PM
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GECE Preparation: Exam date – Sat. Nov. 1

Workshop 1: Wed Oct. 22 @ 5:30 – 6:30 PM

Workshop 2: Thur Oct. 23 @ 3:00 – 4:00 PM
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GENERAL WORKSHOPS: Each semester RWC offers workshops focused on specific issues related to writing, speaking, and research.  Location: The Richard Wright Center, 1st floor, H.T. Sampson Library

Each week 30-minute workshops are offered:

  • Monday, Tuesday                        12:00-12:30 PM
  • Wednesday, Thursday                  3:00-3:30 PM

Thesis Statements that Work
Sept. 22-25
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Editing: Explanations & Strategies
Sept. 29 – Oct. 2
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Writing Under Pressure: Exams are coming! Exams are coming!
Oct. 6-9
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Documentation: Building Your Credibility as a Scholar
Nov. 3-6
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Presenting Your Ideas Using Visual Aids
Nov. 10-13
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ROUNDTABLES

Roundtable #1 Master's Thesis & Dissertation Overview    Wed Sept. 17 @ 5:30-7:00 PM Just beginning and don't know where to start or how? Stuck somewhere in the middle or getting close to finishing? Come discuss strategies, find resources, get feedback, plan your next step[s]. Even if you just need time to write! Join us!

Roundtable #2 Writing up your Proposal    Wed Oct. 29 @ 5:30-7:00 PM

Roundtable #3 The Literature Review    Wed Nov. 19 @ 5:30-7:00 PM

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For additional information, please contact Dr. Kathi Griffin at kathi.r.griffin@jsums.edu or 601-979-0989 or Dr. Tatiana Glushko at tatiana.glushko@jsums.edu or 601-979-1777.