Dissertation Writing Retreat

The Dissertation Writing Retreat brings graduate students from all disciplines together for three intensive days of dedicated writing time and support toward completing the dissertation or other manuscript.  The Retreat is also a platform for reflection and discussion about writing, which can help to improve writing skills and maintain a regular writing routine.  The event begins with an orientation and welcome session Thursday evening, following by three days of writing. There are two Retreats per academic year, one during Fall break and the second during Spring break.

For the Fall 2017 semester, the dissertation writing retreat will he held from October 12-15 2017.

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12
5:15pm - 6:30pm
Ashe Administrative Building, Room 237
Orientation & Welcome
Time Management Presentation

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13
8:30am - 5:30pm
Shalala Student Center, Senate Room
Writing Day One
Designated writing times, lunch presentation & discussion

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14
8:30am - 5:30pm
Shalala Student Center, Iron Arrow Room
Writing Day Two
Designated writing times, lunch presentation & discussion

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15
Shalala Student Center, Iron Arrow Room
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Final Writing Day
Optional writing time