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CAPC Fall Faculty Workshop: Supporting Graduate Student Writers

  • Rice University Geroge R. Brown 211 (map)

The Center for Academic and Professional Communication (CAPC) invites you to join our faculty panelists from Natural Sciences, Engineering, and Social Sciences for a conversation about supporting graduate students with their writing and other communication needs. Panelists Margaret Beier (Psychology), Lisa Biswal (Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering), Carrie Masiello (Earth, Environmental & Planetary Sciences), and Joff Silberg (Biosciences) will share and discuss their own experiences and thoughts, as well as strategies and activities about mentoring graduate students to develop and hone necessary communication skills. Some of the topics that panelists will discuss include:

  • understanding your students’ needs and providing sustained support

  • integrating writing into your students’ daily routines

  • modeling genre conventions for your students

  • building writing process into your graduate courses

Date: Thursday, November 8
Time: 3:30-5 PM
Location: GRB W211

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