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May 10, 2017

Thesis Writing Boot Camp (3 full days)

Are you a PhD or Master’s student working towards submitting your thesis or major research paper (MRP) by the end of August? Join the Spring Thesis Writing Boot Camp, a three-day writing program structured to support productivity of writing.

Event Details

Date & Time:

May 10, 2017
8:45 am to 4:30 pm

Event Contact:

Graduate Student Life


If you are interested in attending, you must:

· commit to all three full days;
· commit to not using the internet or cell phones;
· bring everything you need – PDF's, graphs, images, etc. – and be prepared to write!

We strongly recommend that you meet with your supervisor before the camp to set goals. 

You will have no access to the Internet or cell phones for the duration of the Boot Camp. Remember to bring printed or electronic copies of online materials and resources that you will need for your writing during the boot camp.

Daily Schedule:

8:45 – 9am – Arrival, settle in, coffee/snacks

9 – 9:15am – Motivation & Goal Setting

9:15 – 10:30am – Writing Block

10:30 – 10:45am – Coffee Break

10:45am – 12:00pm – Writing Block

12:00 – 1:00pm – Lunch Break (provided each day)

1:00 – 2:15pm – Writing Block

2:15 – 2:45pm – Break (nature walk)

2:45 – 4:00pm – Writing Block

4:00 - 4:30pm – Daily Debrief + goal setting for next day (optional)

Registration will open in April. Watch your email!

Space is limited. Priority will be given to PhD students nearing completion.

More boot camp details will be coming soon!

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