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Thesis Writing Retreat

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The Virtual Thesis/Project/Dissertation Writing Retreat is a 4-day event for graduate students who need help finishing their Thesis/Project/Dissertation. The event is scheduled on Tuesday July 21st -Friday, July 24th from 9:00 am-2:00 pm via Zoom.

The retreat offers the following:

  • A virtual space via Zoom
  • Feedback and assistance from two writing experts from the Learning Resource Center

Additional writing workshops on topics such as:

  • Managing your time
  • Working with your sources
  • Writing your literature review
  • Social support and peer to peer community building activities

Students commit to:

  • Attend all of the scheduled Zoom meetings

What must you do if chosen to participate in this retreat?

  • Bring what you’ve already written/rough draft
  • Set writing goals for yourself and share those goals

Important Dates:

  • Application opens: Friday, June 26th                  
  • Application due date: Friday, July 10th by 5pm
  • Email notification to the selected graduate students: Monday, July 13th
  • Event Starts: Tuesday July 21st      

If you have any questions, please call the Graduate Studies Office at (818) 677-2138.