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August 2019

Teaching Statement Workshop

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Don’t know where to start with writing a teaching statement/philosophy? Dr.Vanessa Doriott Anderson, Director of Teaching and Communications Programs at NC State, will be leading a workshop on writing teaching statements to help you prepare for the academic job market! Join your peers as we learn the basics of a teaching philosophy—including how to express your values, experience, and future ideas. This workshop will also include time to develop your ideas with peers and get feedback on your teaching philosophy.…

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September 2019

Finding Funding for Graduate Students in Humanities and Social Sciences

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Currently enrolled Carolina graduate and professional students at all levels seeking fellowships, dissertation support, research grants, travel, and other awards are welcome to attend a Funding Information Workshop. We provide general instruction on getting the most out of our online databases and resources, Facilitators: Graduate Funding Information Center REGISTER

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Finding Funding for Graduate Students in Sciences and Health Sciences

Friday, September 6, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

Currently enrolled Carolina graduate and professional students at all levels seeking fellowships, dissertation support, research grants, travel, and other awards are welcome to attend a Funding Information Workshop. We provide general instruction on getting the most out of our online databases and resources, Facilitators: Graduate Funding Information Center REGISTER

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October 2019

Tips and Tricks for Dissertation Formatting – Mac users

Monday, October 7, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

For most graduate students, the Ph.D. dissertation is the single largest document you have ever created, and learning to format and lay out a 200+ page document can suck up hours and even days of your precious time. Fortunately, there are a number of features and tricks in Microsoft Word that can make the task more manageable. Graduate School staff will also be present to review recent updates to formatting guidelines for submission. REGISTER

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Tips and Tricks for Dissertation Formatting – PC users

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

For most graduate students, the Ph.D. dissertation is the single largest document you have ever created, and learning to format and lay out a 200+ page document can suck up hours and even days of your precious time. Fortunately, there are a number of features and tricks in Microsoft Word that can make the task more manageable. Graduate School staff will also be present to review recent updates to formatting guidelines for submission. REGISTER

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Dissertation Writing Boot Camp – Fall 2019

Monday, October 14, 2019 @ 9:00 am - Friday, October 18, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
The Writing Center, 0127 SASB North

Boot camp is a week-long opportunity for students currently writing dissertations to set writing goals, practice disciplined writing habits, learn new strategies, and connect with other dissertation writers. Three additional boot camps will be offered in Spring and Summer 2020. Dates TBA. REGISTER

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January 2020

Dissertation Writing Boot Camp – Jan 2020

January 27 @ 9:00 am - January 31 @ 1:00 pm
The Writing Center, 0127 SASB North

Boot camp is a week-long opportunity for students currently writing dissertations to set writing goals, practice disciplined writing habits, learn new strategies, and connect with other dissertation writers. Additional boot camps will be offered May and June 2020. Dates TBA. REGISTER

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February 2020

Writing Effective Teaching Statements

February 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

This workshop will introduce participants to teaching statements as a professional document that captures what’s important to your teaching process and supporting student learning. Participants will get started writing a teaching statement through common structures and strategies, particularly evidence-based approaches and inclusive teaching practices to create an effective and impactful teaching statement. REGISTER

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March 2020

Tips and Tricks Using MSWord to Format Your Dissertation – Mac users

March 10 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

For most graduate students, the Ph.D. dissertation is the single largest document you have ever created, and learning to format and lay out a 200+ page document can suck up hours and even days of your precious time. Fortunately, there are a number of features and tricks in Microsoft Word that can make the task more manageable. Graduate School staff will also be present to review recent updates to formatting guidelines for submission. REGISTER

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Tips and Tricks Using MSWord to Format Your Dissertation – PC users

March 12 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

For most graduate students, the Ph.D. dissertation is the single largest document you have ever created, and learning to format and lay out a 200+ page document can suck up hours and even days of your precious time. Fortunately, there are a number of features and tricks in Microsoft Word that can make the task more manageable. Graduate School staff will also be present to review recent updates to formatting guidelines for submission. REGISTER

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