Writers’ Retreat, March 4 and March 16

Join fellow grad student writers for a day dedicated to your writing projects. We’ll meet from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, opening and closing with instruction and planning, with the bulk of the day spent in independent writing time and individual consultations.

Register here to receive the link meeting. Address any questions to me at

Graduate Student Workshop Series

Spring 2021 Workshops will take place from 1:00 to 2:00 on Zoom; an additional half-hour will be available for discussion and tips.

To register, click here [link to]. Address any questions to Kelly Franklin (


January  20:                     Overwhelmed by Research and Writing? 

                                                Strategies for Getting Started and Managing Your Writing Process 

February 3:                  Overwhelmed by the Literature? 

                                                Part 1: Strategies for Analyzing and Using Sources 

February 17:                  Overwhelmed by the Literature? 

                                                Part 2: Strategies for Organizing and Synthesizing Your Research 

March 3:                        What’s the Significance? 

                                                Strategies for Using the Literature to Explain the Importance of Your Research 

March 17:                        Preparing to Publish? 

                                                Strategies for Writing Journal Articles