Upcoming Events

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  • Recurring Events
  • April
  • May
  • Recorded Workshops and Resources
  • February
  • March

Recurring Events

Let's Talk Graduate Studies

  • Join us once a week over the lunch hour for drop-in sessions that begin with a brief summary/update, and are open Q&A sessions for the remainder of the hour.
  • In February, the series will be on Thursdays at 12pm-1pm. 
    • 2/3 - First Week: Deadlines and Forms with Graduate Studies Specialists, Jade Sinnott (A-K) and Kathy Shepherd (L-Z)
    • 2/10 - Second Week: Resources and General Q&A with Student Support Specialist, Erica Reven
    • 2/17 - Third Week: Writing Motivation with Technical Editor, Melissa Powers
    • 2/24 - Fourth Week: Other ways to get involved on campus (TBA)
  • In March, the series will be on Tuesdays at 12pm-1pm. 
    • 3/1 - First Week: Plan of Study Forms & Degree Audits with Graduate Studies Specialists, Jade Sinnott (A-K) and Kathy Shepherd (L-Z)
    • 3/8 - Second Week: Academic Resources and General Q&A with Student Support Specialist, Erica Reven
    • 3/15 - Third Week: Writing & Editing Resources with Technical Editor, Melissa Powers
    • 3/22 - Fourth Week: Student Well-Being
  • In April, the series will be on Mondays at 12pm-1pm. 
    • 4/4 - First Week: Enrollment Requirements (Policy Memo II-20) with Graduate Studies Specialists, Jade Sinnott (A-K) and Kathy Shepherd (L-Z)
    • 4/11 - Second Week: Community Resources and General Q&A with Student Support Specialist, Erica Reven
    • 4/18 - Third Week: Writing & Editing Resources with Technical Editor, Melissa Powers
    • 4/25 - Fourth Week: Graduation Prep
  • Join here: Zoom Link

 

Technical Editing Resources Course on Canvas

  • We now offer a free Canvas platform with resources and information about graduate student writing. 
  • Request to be added to the courses HERE.

 

Graduate Student Support Group (hosted by Student Well-Being)

  • Mondays, 3:00-4:00pm in 204 Norwood Hall
  • Enjoy the support of other graduate students while exploring how to effectively work with your advisor, manage time, take care of yourself, and thrive during the semester.
  • To join, email wellbeing@mst.edu or call 573.341.4211

April

Thesis/Dissertation Writing Camp

  • Friday, April 1 from 9am-12pm
  • This camp is primarily an opportunity for students to have dedicated, focused time to work on their thesis, dissertation, or other academic project.  Writing resources will be provided, and the technical editor will be on hand to answer questions and to provide personalized guidance.  Students should bring their own laptop.
  • Register here (limited to 20 participants)
  • More information: https://grad.mst.edu/currentstudents/thesisanddissertationwritingcamp/ 

  

Let's Talk: Enrollment Requirements (Policy Memo II-20) with Graduate Studies Specialists, Jade & Kathy

  • Monday, April 4 at 12pm
  • Join us once a week over the lunch hour for drop-in sessions that begin with a brief summary/update, and are open Q&A sessions for the remainder of the hour.
  • Join here: Zoom Link

 

Let's Talk: Community Resources & General Q&A with Student Support Specialist, Erica Reven

  • Monday, April 11 at 12pm
  • Join us once a week over the lunch hour for drop-in sessions that begin with a brief summary/update, and are open Q&A sessions for the remainder of the hour.
  • Join here: Zoom Link

 

2022 Graduate Poster Session

 

Let's Talk: Writing & Editing Resources with Technical Editor, Melissa

  • Monday, April 18 at 12pm
  • Join us once a week over the lunch hour for drop-in sessions that begin with a brief summary/update, and are open Q&A sessions for the remainder of the hour.
  • Join here: Zoom Link

 

Planning a Writing Project: Rhetorical Analysis & Reverse Engineering

  • Wednesday, April 20 from 12-1pm
  • Learn how to analyze and model the structure of various document types, including journal articles, abstracts, proposals and literature reviews.
  • Join here: Zoom Link

 

Let's Talk: Graduation Prep

  • Monday, April 25 at 12pm
  • Join us once a week over the lunch hour for drop-in sessions that begin with a brief summary/update, and are open Q&A sessions for the remainder of the hour.
  • Join here: Zoom Link
  • If you missed this session, check out the slides here: Graduation Prep

 

Planning a Writing Project: Rhetorical Analysis & Reverse Engineering

  • Tuesday, April 26 from 4-5pm
  • Learn how to analyze and model the structure of various document types, including journal articles, abstracts, proposals and literature reviews.
  • Register here
  • Join here: Zoom Link


Thesis/Dissertation Writing Camp

  • Wednesday, April 27 from 1pm-4pm
  • This afternoon camp is designed to assist students at any stage of thesis/dissertation writing.  Topics will include planning a writing project, resources, and Missouri S&T thesis/dissertation specifications.  The final two hours of the workshop will be devoted to completing a specific goal that students will define in the first hour of the workshop.  Students will have the opportunity to consult one-on-one with the editor if desired.  Please bring your own laptop and a current writing project.
  • Register here (limited to 15 participants)
  • More information: https://grad.mst.edu/currentstudents/thesisanddissertationwritingcamp/ 

May

We are finalizing our event schedule. Please check back soon for more! 

 

Recorded Workshops and Resources

February

 

Registration Deadline for 3MT

 

Let's Talk: Deadlines and Forms with Graduate Studies Specialists, Jade & Kathy

  • Thursday, February 3 at 12pm
  • Join us once a week over the lunch hour for drop-in sessions that begin with a brief summary/update, and are open Q&A sessions for the remainder of the hour.
  • Join here: Zoom Link

 

COER Resources, Job Search, Career Fair, and More! (Hosted by COER)

 

Mendeley Basics (Hosted by the Library)

  • Wednesday, February 9 at 6pm
  • Simplify citation tracking and organize your PDFs with Mendeley. This virtual presentation will introduce you to Mendeley basics, including how to get citations into the software and how to create an automatic bibliography in Word.
  • Registration required

 

Let's Talk: Resources and General Q&A with Student Support Specialist, Erica

  • Thursday, February 10 at 12pm
  • Join us once a week over the lunch hour for drop-in sessions that begin with a brief summary/update, and are open Q&A sessions for the remainder of the hour.
  • Join here: Zoom Link

 

Copyright for Faculty & Graduate Students (Hosted by the Library)

  • Wednesday, February 16 at 6pm
  • This workshop will explore your rights as an author of a copyrighted work. Additionally, as an academic you may confront questions about how to legally use or share the copyrighted work of others. This workshop will discuss how to use copyrighted material legally in your teaching and publishing endeavors.
  • Registration required.

 

Let's Talk: Writing Motivation with Technical Editor, Melissa

  • Thursday, February 17 at 12pm
  • Join us once a week over the lunch hour for drop-in sessions that begin with a brief summary/update, and are open Q&A sessions for the remainder of the hour.
  • Join here: Zoom Link

 

Academic Writing for First Year Grad Students

 

Maximizing Your Research Visibility and Impact (Hosted by the Library)

  • Wednesday, February 23 at 6pm
  • With so much scholarly output being produced, being noticed is becoming increasingly difficult. The purpose of this workshop is to explore ways to maximize your impact and increase your visibility as a researcher, utilizing ORCID, scholarly profiles, open access, social media, and more.
  • Registration required.

 

Let's Talk: Campus Student Organizations

  • Thursday, February 24 at 12pm
  • Join us once a week over the lunch hour for drop-in sessions that begin with a brief summary/update, and are open Q&A sessions for the remainder of the hour.
  • Join here: Zoom Link

March

Let's Talk: Plan of Study Forms & Degree Audits with Graduate Studies Specialists, Jade & Kathy

  • Tuesday, March 1 at 12pm
  • Join us once a week over the lunch hour for drop-in sessions that begin with a brief summary/update, and are open Q&A sessions for the remainder of the hour.
  • Join here: Zoom Link

 

3MT Finale - All are welcome to join virtually!

  • Tuesday, March 1 at 5pm
  • Watch the finale competitors present their work in 3 minutes, with 1 slide. The audience will vote on the People's Choice Award. 
  • Join here: Zoom Link
  • More information: https://grad.mst.edu/events/3mt/ 

 

Thesis/Dissertation Formatting with Latex

 

Thesis/Dissertation Formatting with Microsoft Word

 

Let's Talk: Academic Resources & General Q&A with Student Support Specialist, Erica Reven

  • Tuesday, March 8 at 12pm
  • Join us once a week over the lunch hour for drop-in sessions that begin with a brief summary/update, and are open Q&A sessions for the remainder of the hour.
  • Join here: Zoom Link

 

Research & Writing Ethics

  • Thursday, March 10 at 4pm
  • This workshop will focus on types of ethical violations in research and writing, as well as topics such as plagiarism, text recycling and self-citation.
  • Register here

 

Let's Talk: Writing & Editing Resources with Technical Editor, Melissa

  • Tuesday, March 15 at 12pm
  • Join us once a week over the lunch hour for drop-in sessions that begin with a brief summary/update, and are open Q&A sessions for the remainder of the hour.
  • Join here: Zoom Link

 

Let's Talk: Student Well-Being

  • Tuesday, March 22 at 12pm
  • Join us once a week over the lunch hour for drop-in sessions that begin with a brief summary/update, and are open Q&A sessions for the remainder of the hour.
  • Join here: Zoom Link

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