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Academic Advising

Academic Support and Mentorship

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

  • Writing Workshop - Sweetland Center for Writing

    Writing Workshop - Sweetland Center for Writing The Writing Workshop aims to help students (undergrad, graduate, or non-native English speakers) become more confident, skilled, and knowledgeable about writing and the subjects they write about. This free consultation service provides students the opportunity to work one-on-one with a Sweetland instructor. See Writing Workshop policies and procedures before scheduling an appointment. Hours are generally 9am-5pm during the semester, please see website for hours. Website: http://www.lsa.umich.edu/sweetland Tags: tutoring, writing, faculty, oneonone, private

Language Study

  • Language Study - English Language Institute

    Language Study - English Language Institute The English Language Institute (ELI) offers various courses, workshops, informal discussion groups, and writing and speaking clinics to matriculated students and visiting scholars to help them improve their language and communication skills. Website: http://www.lsa.umich.edu/eli/ Tags: ESL, workshop, speaking, writing, English

  • The Language Resource Center Tutor Site

    The Language Resource Center Tutor Site The Language Resource Center Tutor Site offers a list of persons wishing to advertise themselves as tutors for Arabic, Chinese, Czech, Dutch, English, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, and Turkish language study. Tutors are listed with courses they have taken in the language, their own course of study, level of study at which they are capable of tutoring, whether they can help with various aspects of tutoring a language (speaking, writing, grammar, and translation), cost, and email contact. Neither the U-M nor the Language Resource Center controls what is taught in tutoring sessions or endorses the effectiveness of the various tutors. Website: http://sitemaker.umich.edu/lrctutor/list_all Tags: tutor, grammar, foreign, language, speaking, writing, translation

Research and Writing

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