Workshops & Events

The GWRC offers workshops each semester. Common topics include “Writing a Literature Review,” “Crafting a Personal Statement,” and “Creating Your Job Search Materials.” The GWRC's director or tutors may also be able to provide a classroom-based workshop for your students. Please contact us at for more information.

Getting Done: A Panel Presentation on Finishing the Dissertation
Friends of the Library Room (3rd fl.) | March 31, 2015 | 5-7 PM

This panel presentation will feature the GWRC's tutors Mary Catherine Kennedy, Lana Oweidat, and Bob West who will share tips and special challenges to finishing the dissertation. Bring your questions and come join us! No RSVP needed.

Writing Literature Reviews
Alden Library 301U | April 17, 2015 | 2 PM-3 PM
Reading to start writing your literature review? Already started writing and feeling stuck? Join us to learn key functions and fundamental structures of literature reviews. If you have a working draft, bring a paper copy with you. RSVP to by April 14th.

Graduation Party
Alden Library Faculty Commons | April 29, 2015 | 5-7 PM

All GWRC students, especially new graduates, are invited to join the GWRC tutors for a graduation party to celebrate their accomplishments. Cake and drinks provided; please bring a potluck dish to share. RSVP to by April 22nd.