Graduate Student Resource Center

Dissertation/Thesis Boot Camp

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Writing Boot Camp for Grad Students
November 13 - 18, 2019

Schwartz Library
Learning Commons 
First floor, West Wing

Designed for all graduate students tackling any large or small writing projects, and specialized writing related to grant funding or theses and dissertations. 

The Writing Center and the Graduate Student Resource Center offer you the space, time, and support needed to complete your project and address any needs related to completion. Most sessions are offered with a choice of morning or evening times.

First session begins Wednesday, November 13 at 4PM.  Drop in to any or all sessions. Daily topics include the following:

Wednesday, November 13:
Formatting & Submitting your Thesis to OhioLink, 4-5pm
Grant Writing , 5-6PM

Thursday, November 14:  
Getting Started, 10:30AM or 5PM
Balancing your Time, 12 noon or 6PM

Friday, November 15:  
Productivity in Writing, 10:30AM or 5PM

Saturday-Sunday, November 16 & 17: 
Your time to WRITE in your own favorite place or come to campus - the Graduate Student Center, Rhodes West 238, will be open for you on Friday and Saturday from 12-5 and Schwartz Library is also open.

Monday, November 18: 
Wrap-up Session, 10:30AM or 5PM


Questions?  Email or call 216-687-5013

Student Feedback: 

What aspect of the Writing Boot Camp was most valuable to you?

• Knowing there were others who needed help too
• The information presented was either reassuring or useful
• Additional information and access about available resources
• Individual meeting with Dr. McDonald (Writing Center Director)
• Writing center tips and recommendations
• Personal anecdotes on how individuals wrote their theses
• Resources that were shared

 Boot Camp Survey, Spring 2018-GSRC