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Virtual Dissertation Camp 2021

Workshops

Virtual Dissertation Camps

This week-long, online camp will provide quiet writing time, individual support from trained communication consultants, short lessons from writing specialists, and wellness activities. To apply, students must be actively writing a PhD dissertation or thesis. Enrollment for each camp is limited to 10 students. All dissertation camps are scheduled as follows:

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Virtual Dissertation Camp 2021 - Social Sciences

Monday, June, 14, 2021, 9:00-4:00 pm

This week-long camp (June 14 - 18) is designed to enable students to produce multiple pages of written work over the course of the week and to set them on track to reach their personal writing goals over the next few months.  Participants MUST have reached candidacy and be actively writing.

Dissertation Camp provides:

  • Dedicated time and (virtual) space and support to write
  • Workshops on topics related to the dissertation writing process
  • Opportunitites to meet with CAPC communication consultants to discuss writing progress

A day at Dissertation Camp:

  • 9-10 a.m.         Writing Activity
  • 10 a.m.-noon  Quiet Writing Time
  • 12-1 p.m.         Lunch Break (Zoom Drop-Ins)
  • 1-4 p.m.           Quiet Writing Time, with 30-minute individual consultations

*Participants will be asked to “check-in” throughout the day via Zoom
*To defray costs from working at home, participants will receive a stipend of $50.

 

Virtual Dissertation Camp 2021 - Humanities

Monday, June, 21, 2021, 9:00-4:00 pm

This week-long camp (June 21 - 25) is designed to enable students to produce multiple pages of written work over the course of the week and to set them on track to reach their personal writing goals over the next few months.  Participants MUST have reached candidacy and be actively writing.

Dissertation Camp provides:

  • Dedicated time and (virtual) space and support to write
  • Workshops on topics related to the dissertation writing process
  • Opportunitites to meet with CAPC communication consultants to discuss writing progress

A day at Dissertation Camp:

  • 9-10 a.m.         Writing Activity
  • 10 a.m.-noon  Quiet Writing Time
  • 12-1 p.m.         Lunch Break (Zoom Drop-Ins)
  • 1-4 p.m.           Quiet Writing Time, with 30-minute individual consultations

*Participants will be asked to “check-in” throughout the day via Zoom
*To defray costs from working at home, participants will receive a stipend of $50.

 

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