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Writing Workshops

Can’t find time to write?

Do yourself a favor – carve out some time. Join your colleagues in focused and quietly-inspiring 3-hour writing sessions, each inroduced by a short, 15-minute presentation by successful writers and publishers at URI.

All sessions are from 1:00-4:00 pm (stay however long you can) in the ground floor Multicultural Center Computer Lab (laptops provided).

Stay tuned for the dates of our next series of workshops.

Past workshops….read the notes




5 Steps to Eliminate Blocks and Write with Ease and Productivity
Tuesday, June 28 2005
Presentation by writing consultant, Lisa TenerView an Evaluation of this workshop.
Getting Those Papers out the Door: Tips on Getting Published
Monday, July 25 2005
Presentation by Lisa Harlow, Professor of Psychology
View Lisa’a Notes.
Friday, September 16 2005
Presentation by Janice Prochaska and Leanne Mauriello, PROCHANGE
Writing Scientific Papers and Editing and Revising
Friday, January 27 2006
Presenation by Marian Goldsmith, Professor of Biological SciencesView Marian’s Notes
Why and How to get a Grant
Friday, February 24 2006
Presentation by Wayne Velicer -Professor & Co-Director, Cancer Prevention Research CenterView Wayne’s notes
Writing on a Specific Topic
Friday, March 24 2006
Presentation by Linda Shamoon – Professor, College of Writing ProgramView Linda’s notes.
Thirteen Tips on Becoming a Prolific Writer
Friday, May 12 2006
Presentation by Padma Venkatraman- Graduate School and GSO.View Padma’s Notes.

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