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Graduate Studies

  • Dissertation Writing Groups - Sweetland Center for...

    Dissertation Writing Groups - Sweetland Center for Writing In collaboration with the Rackham Graduate School, these interdisciplinary writing groups provide structured support in a facilitated peer-based setting to aid dissertators working through long-term projects. Groups typically consist of four members including a group leader. Participants must be in the writing phase of their dissertations and available to meet eight times per semester to workshop group members’ writing on a rotating basis. Website: http://www.lsa.umich.edu/sweetland Full Title: Dissertation Writing Groups - Sweetland Center for Writing Tags: graduate, dissertation, writing

  • Dissertation Writing Institute - Sweetland Center...

    Dissertation Writing Institute - Sweetland Center for Writing 8-week program for graduate students who have conceptualized the principal elements of their dissertation and have begun writing. Participants apply for the institute after being nominated by their department, and graduate advisers must write a letter supporting their application. Once accepted, they receive a $3,000 stipend, attend for at least six hours daily, and can't hold another position as they work on dissertations. Sweetland provides a computer, if needed, and work space. Students share writing, participate in group discussions, and report weekly on their progress to their peers and institute faculty. Website: http://www.lsa.umich.edu/sweetland Full Title: Dissertation Writing Institute - Sweetland Center for Writing Tags: writing, graduate, dissertation

  • Grad Tools

    Grad Tools The Grad Tools site offers U-M graduate students a number of checklists, record keeping forms, discussion trackers, and scheduling resources to help them work toward their degrees. Website: http://gradtools.umich.edu/ Tags: scheduling, checklist, dissertation, Rackham, graduate, tools

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