Past Events

  • 2016 Nov 07

    Getting Started Writing Papers

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street

    with Aurora Sanfeliz

    Find ways to get your papers started and done (on time); from an idea to a final draft. To register, email Aurora Sanfeliz.

    If you need special accommodations, please contact the BSC at least two weeks prior to a workshop.

  • 2016 Nov 02

    Procrastination

    2:00pm to 3:30pm

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street

    with Robin Warrington

    Explore factors that might lead us to procrastinate, including the wisdom that motivates meaningful digressions. Consider practical and attitudinal approaches we might try when we find ourselves resisting or avoiding our academic work. Click here to register.

    If you need special accommodations, please contact the BSC at least two weeks prior to a workshop.

  • 2016 Oct 26

    Getting in Gear: Engaging with Your Senior Thesis

    3:30pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street

    with Sheila Reindl

    Learn how to discern the governing question of your thesis; frame your introduction, literature review, and methods section; write in the face of doubt, uncertainty, and anxiety; cultivate critical and creative thinking. Click here to register.

    If you need special accommodations, please contact the BSC at least two weeks prior to a workshop.

  • 2016 Oct 26

    Time Management

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street

    with Niti Seth

    Identify your priorities, learn how to plan and manage your time more effectively, and develop strategies for dealing with challenges. Click here to register.

    If you need special accommodations, please contact the BSC at least two weeks prior to a workshop.

  • 2016 Oct 21

    Maximizing Your Approach to Learning

    1:30pm to 2:45pm

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street

    with Claire Shindler

    Identify your learning style and develop strategies to help you learn more effectively.

  • 2016 Oct 12

    Commitment and Creativity: Investing Ourselves in What Matters to Us

    4:00pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street

    with Ariel Phillips and Sheila Reindl

    Consider where and how you devote your energy, time, talent, and savvy in the face of internal and external pressures to spread yourself too thin -- taking a “just get it done” approach that can result in uninspired productivity rather than committing your creative intelligence in the service of what deeply matters to you.

  • 2016 Oct 07

    Dissertation Writing Workshop

    1:00pm to 2:15pm

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street

    with Sheila Reindl

    For graduate students. Consider how to orient to the nature and scope of your inquiry; how to write when feeling overwhelmed, lost, daunted, or discouraged; and how to manage time, anxiety, energy, and tasks.

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