University Academic Success Programs

University Academic Success Programs

Important Dates

Jan 22

Graduate Writing Workshop: Starting the Thesis & Dissertation Writing Process

Learn tips for planning time to research and write for your thesis or dissertation project. Presenters will also discuss strategies for staying organized while writing the thesis or dissertation.

Date: Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Time: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Campus: Downtown Phoenix

Location: UCENT 101

Jan 25

Graduate Writing Workshop: Reviewing Case Studies

Learn how to assess one of the hallmark forms of business school writing. Presenters will discuss tips and strategies for getting the most out of case studies.

 

Date: Friday, January 25, 2019              

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Campus: Downtown Phoenix

Location: UCENT 101

Jan 29

Graduate Writing Workshop: Starting the Thesis & Dissertation Writing Process

About: The Writing Center will inform students about resources on campus to support their thesis or dissertation processes. Students will also learn strategies for planning time to research and write, writing a proposal or prospectus, using mentor texts, keeping tack of research, and staying motivated and inspired.

Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Date: Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Location: Fletcher Library, Classroom 101

Feb 7

Graduate Writing Workshop: Tips for Writing a Literature Review

Having trouble starting or stopping your literature review process? Presenters will discuss tips on creating a literature review, incorporating it into your paper, and evaluating drafts of your literature review.


Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019

Time: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Campus: Downtown Phoenix

Location: UCENT 101

Feb 12

Graduate Writing Workshop: Understanding Academic Arguments

Discuss the purpose of arguments by learning how to define and identify some of the most common appeals in academic arguments. Students will also learn strategies for analyzing arguments used by other scholars.

Date:  Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Time: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Campus: Downtown Phoenix

Location: UCENT 101

Feb 18

Graduate Writing Workshop: Research Strategies: Identifying, Tracking, and Organizing Sources

About: The ASU Library and Writing Center will co-present about research strategies. Students will learn strategies for using and navigating available library databases. They will also learn ways to evaluate the sources they find for papers, theses, or dissertations.

Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Date: Monday, February 18, 2019

Location: Fletcher Library, Classroom 101