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Course Development Institute for Graduate Students

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Are you teaching a course for the first time next Spring? Have you taught before and want to revise or refresh the content? This workshop will use Backward Course Design to assist instructors on developing a syllabus, a course plan, … Continued

Principles of Funding Proposal Writing

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Are you applying for funding to support your research? While every application is different, there are key qualities of a good application. This workshop describes general principles and offers strategies for writing your best proposal. Register for Principles of Funding … Continued

Responding to Reviewer Comments

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Congratulations! You have received an R&R from the journal! Now, what do you do? In this workshop, we will discuss general strategies for responding to reviewers’ comments and share some language for politely disagreeing. Register for Responding to Reviewer Comments. … Continued

Responding to Student Writing

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Do you struggle to decide what to comment on? How much to say? How to say it? How much time to spend? This workshop describes general principles and specific strategies for responding to student writing in ways that are helpful … Continued

Research Article Introductions

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

What are the components of a typical research introduction? How do writers in your discipline describe “the gap”? Bring several articles from your field and join us for a guided analysis of the structure and language of effective introductions. Register … Continued

Peace Corps Virtual Event: Education/Youth Development Information Session

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Education and English-teaching specialists are needed to address global education and training needs at grassroots levels. Help improve a community’s education levels, teaching methods, and language competencies, while gaining global skills for your career. Join us at this education-focused information … Continued

2020 NC Master’s and Doctoral Virtual Career Fair

Thursday, October 1, 2020

UCS is working with five universities to hold our annual NC Master’s & Doctoral Virtual Career Fair. Graduate students, postdocs, and graduate alumni in humanities/social sciences and STEM fields are welcomed to attend and sign up for group and one-on-one … Continued