Events & Announcements

Stay up to date with Graduate Writing Center programs and other graduate student events.

Do you have a question or suggestion about a GWC event or service? Contact us!

Spring 2024 Workshops

Welcome back for Spring 2024. We are planning more workshops right now! Check back here for upcoming workshop information.




Thursday, April 18: Citation Management Software: Zotero | 12-1pm via Zoom | Register HERE | Need help managing your citations? Join GWC Writing Consultant Katie Roche for a workshop and learn how to manage your research and citations with the free citation management software, Zotero.

Tuesday, May 7: NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program – Info Session | 1-2pm via Zoom | (Registration link coming soon)| Are you interested in applying for the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) and looking for tips and strategies with the application process? Don’t miss this info session led by Graduate Writing Center Consultants Katie Roche and Gabrielle Armin. Plus, keep your eyes peeled for a 8-week GRFP Summer Writing Group that will be held this June-July. Note: to receive the award, you must be a U.S. citizen, national, or permanent resident and in your first year of a master’s or doctoral degree program.



Accountability Writing Hours  (Spring 2024)

Are you looking for accountability and motivation in your academic writing routine? Join your peers for Accountability Writing Hours! Each week, participants will share a writing goal for the session and then work on writing tasks – manuscripts, proposals, thesis chapters, or other academic writing. Together, we’ll stay accountable & accomplish our goals! Snacks will be provided, and no registration required. 

  • Mondays 10am-12pm: Coastal Institute Large Conference Room, Bay Campus 
  • Tuesdays 1-3pm: 250 Pastore Hall, Main Campus 
  • Sign up for sign up for WCO Email Updates or follow the GWC on Facebook & Instagram (@URIGradWC) to stay up to date on session/location changes 


Spring 2024 Writing Groups

Contact us via email at to learn more about our writing groups!

Current groups:

We will not be offering writing groups this semester, but we plan to offer a Fulbright Writing Group or Summer 2024, and a NSF GRFP Writing Group for Fall 2024! More details to follow! 


Please note: event dates, times, and locations are subject to change. The GWC is not responsible for changes to events not hosted by the GWC.
Are you looking for a one-on-one appointment with our writing consultants? Make your appointments here.