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nwcc2019

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

26 March, 2019 at NUST MISiS – Maria Alm: Academic Writing and Communication Skills at a Polytechnic University

Presentation Proposal:
As Wisconsin’s Polytechnic University, the University of Wisconsin-Stout prepares students for the workforce through the application of our polytechnic tenets: applied learning, career focus and collaboration. Auditorium: Г-587, NUST MISiS.

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