Spring 2016 Hours

Mon, Tue | 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Wed, Thu | 12 noon-7 p.m.
Fri | 9 a.m.-12 noon

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H.T. Sampson Library
1st Floor
Digital Intellectual Commons

Workshops and Roundtables

In the RWC, 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. Location: H. T. Sampson Library, 1st floor.                 

- "For excellence, the presence of others is always required." -Hannah Arendt

Spring 2016

Workshops – for all JSU students

Mon, Tue  |  12–12:30 PM

Wed, Thu  |  3–3:30 PM

1. Refining Research Questions           Jan 25–28 

2. Narrowing Your Topic                      Feb 1–4

3. Parts of a Research Paper               Feb 15–18

4. Visual Aids                                      Feb 22–25

5. Personal Statements                       March 21–24  

UEPE Preparation     

Tue Feb 9 | 3-4 PM                    

Wed Feb 10 | 12-1 PM

GECE Preparation     

Wed March 2 |  5:30 – 6:30 PM

Thu March 3  | 12 – 1 PM

GRADUATE STUDENTS & FACULTY: Thesis and Dissertation Roundtables 

In an informal setting, graduate students and faculty across the University have an opportunity to discuss issues related to writing up research for Master’s Theses and Dissertations. Facilitated by the RWC staff, conversations allow faculty and students to articulate ideas and writing conventions specific to theses and dissertations.

 Wednesdays, 5:30-7 PM

  • Feb 10       Writing Up the Results of Your Research
  • March 9     What Is a Discussion Chapter?    
  • April 13     Presenting Research Orally and Visually


For additional information, contact:

Dr. Kathi Griffin, kathi.r.griffin@jsums.edu or 601-979-0989

Dr. Tatiana Glushko, tatiana.glushko@jsums.edu or 601-979-1777