Writing

Ending Your Sentences with Emphasis

Writing about scientific or technical subject matter is tough enough– but reading about it is no walk in the park, either. As writers, we have an obligation to make the reading process as easy as possible for readers.

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Writing

Make Writing Easier: Train Like an Athlete

Whether writing a thesis, dissertation, an article for publication, the process itself can seem daunting.

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Writing

Getting the Support You Need: Starting a Writing Group

Writing is often seen as a solitary venture. Even when you’re writing in a public place such as the library or a coffee shop, you aren’t interacting with others.

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Navigating Graduate School
Professional Development
Writing
Dissertation
Thesis

Edit Long Sentences; Reduce Prepositions

Prepositions create links across your sentence and help define the relationships between phrases.

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Writing

Managing Your Sources

As a graduate student, you read broadly in your discipline at the beginning of your career. When you move on to work on your research papers, a master's thesis, or your dissertation, you're reading deeply into your topic.

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Research

Applying for Grants and Fellowships

The summer is full of possibilities as a graduate student.

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Funding
Writing

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