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Writing a Scholarship Proposal Wed. Sep 30, 2020 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Graduate Writing

Scholarship proposals ask graduate students to make a case for their research briefly, concisely, and plainly. As a result, these proposals usually require much time and multiple drafts. Learn tips to make the task easier during this workshop.

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Jill McMillan, University of Saskatchewan, Library
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Virtual Write-In Wed. Sep 30, 2020 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM Feature Event

Finding it difficult to concentrate on your writing? Join our twice-weekly 90-minute virtual write-ins to make progress on your work! Sessions are open to both graduate and undergraduate students and are structured using the Pomodoro technique to ...(more)

Jill M.
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Avoiding Plagiarism Thu. Oct 1, 2020 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Graduate Writing

In this workshop, we will learn how and why to avoid plagiarism. We will focus on two key skills: citing and paraphrasing.

Jill McMillan, University of Saskatchewan, Library
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Ask Me Anything: Limited Series for Grad Students Fri. Oct 2, 2020 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Feature Event

Ask Learning Specialist Jill McMillan!

Connect with Jill to ask questions about the writing process; strategies for developing as a writer; available writing resources; and any other questions you have about grad writing!

Jill McMillan, University of Saskatchewan, Library
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Ask Me Anything: Limited Series for Grad Students Fri. Oct 2, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Feature Event

Ask Learning Specialist Jill McMillan!

Connect with Jill to ask questions about the writing process; strategies for developing as a writer; available writing resources; and any other questions you have about grad writing!

Jill McMillan, University of Saskatchewan, Library
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You DO Belong! Battling Imposter Syndrome Fri. Oct 2, 2020 2:30 PM - 3:20 PM Grad Transition

Many students feel as though they don’t belong in graduate school. Learn about techniques for addressing imposter syndrome.

Mery M.
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Virtual Write-In Mon. Oct 5, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Feature Event

Finding it difficult to concentrate on your writing? Join our twice-weekly 90-minute virtual write-ins to make progress on your work! Sessions are open to both graduate and undergraduate students and are structured using the Pomodoro technique to ...(more)

Jill McMillan, University of Saskatchewan, Library
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Managing Your Time and Tasks Mon. Oct 5, 2020 12:30 PM - 1:20 PM Study Skills

Achieve your study goals, maintain school-life balance, and decrease stress by effectively managing your time and your tasks.

This workshop is intended for undergraduate students. Graduate students please register for

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Katarina K.
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Introduction to Writing Thesis Statements Mon. Oct 5, 2020 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Writing Help

Your thesis statement can make or break your essay. Come to this short workshop to learn how to craft a strong one! This workshop is aimed at undergraduate students.

Zach K.
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Organizing Your References Using Zotero Tue. Oct 6, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Citation Software

Need a system to keep track of all your research sources? Want to save time and take the pain out of formatting references and works cited lists in your research papers or thesis? Zotero is a free, open-source tool to save, organize, format, and c ...(more)

Carolyn Doi, University of Saskatchewan, Library
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Introduction to APA Citation, Style, and Formatting Tue. Oct 6, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:20 AM Undergrad Referencing

This workshop will teach you the basics for APA Style, commonly used in social sciences classes, such as psychology and sociology, in education, and sometimes in the health sciences.

Brittany T.
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Writing Clearly and Concisely Tue. Oct 6, 2020 1:00 PM - 2:20 PM Writing Help

Learn several strategies for making your more writing clear, to-the-point, and concise.

Christina D.
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Weaving Ideas Together: Flow and Coherence in Writing Tue. Oct 6, 2020 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Graduate Writing

To create flow, professional writers use a technique called the old-new information technique. Learn how to improve your academic writing using this technique and others during our workshop.

Jill McMillan, University of Saskatchewan, Library
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Managing Procrastination in Graduate School Wed. Oct 7, 2020 12:30 PM - 1:20 PM Grad Transition

Procrastination may look different in graduate school. Join us and learn ways to handle avoidance!

Justin F.
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Introduction to MLA Style and Formatting Wed. Oct 7, 2020 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Undergrad Referencing

This workshop will introduce students to the conventions of the MLA style manual. It will teach students how to integrate quotations, use parenthetical citations, and create a works cited list for the most common primary and secondary sources used ...(more)

Delane J.
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Virtual Write-In Wed. Oct 7, 2020 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM Feature Event

Finding it difficult to concentrate on your writing? Join our twice-weekly 90-minute virtual write-ins to make progress on your work! Sessions are open to both graduate and undergraduate students and are structured using the Pomodoro technique to ...(more)

Jill McMillan, University of Saskatchewan, Library
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Combatting Procrastination Thu. Oct 8, 2020 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM Study Skills

Avoid being trapped in a cycle of procrastination. Consider how and why you procrastinate, and learn strategies for overcoming procrastination.

This workshop is intended for undergraduate students. Graduate students please register ...(more)

Jaclyn B.
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Refining a Research Topic and Developing a Research Question Thu. Oct 8, 2020 2:30 PM - 3:20 PM Undergraduate Research

Choosing a research topic and formulating a good research question are essential first steps in the research process. Attend this workshop to learn about the process of refining your topic and what makes a good research question.

Modupe O.
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Effective Paraphrase Thu. Oct 8, 2020 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Graduate Writing

Paraphrasing is a complex skillset, requiring that writers skillfully and accurately use their own words to represent the work of another. This session builds on the “Avoiding Plagiarism” workshop by reviewing the key elements of effec ...(more)

Jill McMillan, University of Saskatchewan, Library
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Introduction to Chicago Manual of Style: Notes-Bibliography Sat. Oct 10, 2020 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Undergrad Referencing

Come to this short workshop to learn a bit more about proper Chicago Style notes-bibliography footnoting and formatting. Great for those taking history. Sometimes used in Political Studies.

McKelvey K.
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