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150 English Grammar Pages: Facebook, YouTube, Reddit, Telegram

You well know that productive studying and social networks are like archenemies to each other. You can only do one at any given time. You usually start with studying, let’s say, English grammar, but suddenly find yourself scrolling your Facebook feed or browsing subreddits. We know how that works. Continue reading 150 English Grammar Pages: Facebook, YouTube, Reddit, Telegram

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English Language Fellow Leticia Medina at NUST MISiS Academic Writing Center

September 23, 2019
We welcome our new senior lecturer at the NUST MISiS Writing Center: Leticia Medina from Texas, US.
This academic year 2019/2020, she will work with us and deliver courses on communication in the sciences as well as academic presentation skills. Leticia will also provide expert assistance to colleagues and NUST MISiS scientific researchers. Continue reading English Language Fellow Leticia Medina at NUST MISiS Academic Writing Center

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2nd International Conference in Academic Writing: Current Challenges and Future Perspectives |17-19 October, 2019

This conference aims to promote a more systematic approach to writing center pedagogy in Russia and to gain collective insights on different perspectives of collaboration. Check the web: http://nwcc2019.ru/ Continue reading 2nd International Conference in Academic Writing: Current Challenges and Future Perspectives |17-19 October, 2019

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Webinar (May 16, 2019): Finding and Focusing Your Dissertation Topic: Setting Out on Your Dissertation Journey

The dissertation process is a long journey with many twists and turns. Before you set out, you must decide on the topic that will determine both your path and your final destination. This webinar will help you decide if your topic has a “heart.” Continue reading Webinar (May 16, 2019): Finding and Focusing Your Dissertation Topic: Setting Out on Your Dissertation Journey

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“Writing for Publication” Workshop by Emily Austin Thrush (USA) – 10 April 2019

Presentation “Writing for Publication” and a follow-up workshop on the principles of clear research writing (10 April 2019). The presenter will show information from research on the differences in the writing style of non-native speakers of English that may influence decisions by editors and peer reviewers. This research points to specific steps writers can take to make their writing better match the expectations of journal editors. The event will take place at the National University of Science and Technology MISIS (Moscow). Continue reading “Writing for Publication” Workshop by Emily Austin Thrush (USA) – 10 April 2019