Online Write-Ins

Having trouble making time for your writing? Join other graduate students in this online community for Academic Writing and Publishing dedicated to staying focused and accountable on graduate writing goals. Students can post comments, questions or writing progress updates on the Group Discussion Forum page.

Use all or some of time allotted. Drop-ins welcome. Open to all graduate students. No RSVP necessary.

Publication Bootcamp

Want to publish but find yourself getting caught up in other obligations? Worried about the summer productivity slump? Need a group to workshop your paper with? Look no further. The Graduate School and Office of Postdoctoral Affairs invite all graduate students and postdocs to join a 12-Week Summer Publication Bootcamp!

Join Dr. Sarah Tynen for our bootcamp to commit to a weekly meeting all summer to finally get the accountability you need. We will use strategies from experts, small goals and daily progress to finish your most recent paper.

Learn more about the Summer 2020 Edition of our infamous 12-Week Bootcamp.

Writing Retreats

Are you a procrastinator who suffers from writing anxiety? Is writing your thesis or dissertation leaving you in isolation?

Every January, May, and August, join other graduate students for a writing retreat that will provide the time and community needed to finish that final push on your writing before the semester begins. A writing consultant from the Writing Center will also be available for one-on-one meetings to workshop papers and chapters of dissertations and theses. If you are having trouble making dedicated time for your writing, our writing retreats are for you! Open to all graduate students.

May 2020 Writing Retreat Day 1: Smartphone Strategies

May 2020 Writing Retreat Day 2: Time Tracking

May 2020 Writing Retreat Day 3: Four Hour Productivity Block

May 2020 Writing Retreat Day 4: Getting in the Mindset

More Information & Contact

For more information, please contact the Graduate Program Manager.