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Writing Hub Workshops

All workshops will be held in the Teaching + Learning Commons, located in Geisel Library (lower level west) unless otherwise noted. Please contact the Writing Hub (writinghub@ucsd.edu) if you have questions.

Workshops for Undergraduate Students

We offer undergraduate workshops every other Wednesday. See our Winter Quarter workshop flyer for undergraduates

Week Workshop Title Date Time
3

Writing Strategies for Multi-Lingual Writers

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Wednesday, January 23 5:15-6:30pm
5

Conquering Procrastination and Writer's Block

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Wednesday, February 6 5:15-6:30pm
7

How to Paraphrase Effectively

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Wednesday, February 20 5:15-6:30pm
9

3 Easy Ways to Improve Your Writing

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Wednesday, March 6 5:15-6:30pm


Workshops for Graduate Students

We run writing workshops for graduate students every Friday morning. Exploring a variety of topics, these workshops give graduate students an opportunity to explore their writing and connect with other graduate students. 

Week Workshop Title Date Time
3

Teaching Statements

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Friday, 

January 25

10am-1pm
4

Diversity Statements

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Friday, 

February 1
10am-1pm
5

Research Statements

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Friday,

February 8
10am-1pm
6

Style and Clarity in Academic Writing

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Friday, 

February 15
10am-1pm
7

Podcasting your Research

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Friday, 

February 22
10am-1pm
8

The Dissertation Proposal/Prospectus

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Friday, 

March 1
10am-1pm
9

Telling a Research Story

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Friday, 

March 8
10am-1pm
10

Academic Style for Multi-Lingual Writers

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Friday, 

March 15
10am-1pm

 

Graduate Student Writing Retreats

Writing retreats offer graduate students dedicated time and space to develop more positive writing practices. Each retreat session is divided into focused writing time and time for workshops, discussion, and planning. We offer retreats in both 5-Week and 5-Day formats.  

Weeks Retreat Day and Format Dates Time
3-7

Tuesdays (5-Week)

RSVP for the Tuesday Retreat

Jan. 22 - Feb. 19 9am-1pm
5-9

Wednesdays (5-Week)

RSVP for the Wednesday Retreat

Feb. 6 - Mar. 6 12pm-4pm
6-10

Thursdays (5-Week)

RSVP for the Thursday Retreat

Feb 14 - Mar. 14 10am-2pm
Finals Week

Monday-Friday (5-Day)

RSVP for the Finals Week Retreat

Mar. 18 - Mar. 22 9am-1pm