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Dinner and a Draft with Dr. Carwil Bjork-James, January 30

Jan. 20, 2020—Thursday, January 30, 2020 6:00-7:30 p.m. Dean of the Ingram Commons Residence Get a great dinner. Get a new perspective on writing. Get to know a professor in a fun, informal setting. Those are three reasons you should attend “Dinner and a Draft,” coming up on Thursday, January 30 from 6:00-7:30 pm, at the Dean...

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Undergrads, submit your best writing to the Undergraduate Writing Symposium!

Jan. 8, 2020—The Vanderbilt Writing Studio invites you to submit your work to the 12th annual Undergraduate Writing Symposium. If you wish to be among Vanderbilt’s best undergraduate writers, consider submitting to the 12th annual Undergraduate Symposium. Participation in the Symposium is highly selective and papers are chosen by way of a blind review process. Those who are selected...

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Spring Dissertation Writers’ Retreat, March 2-3

Jan. 7, 2020—Spring Dissertation Writers’ Retreat March 2-3, 2020 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Sponsored by the Graduate School and the College of Arts and Science Dean’s Office. Over Spring Break, the Writing Studio will host a two-day dissertation writers’ retreat, which will provide dissertating students with loosely structured time to work individually in a quiet, collegial...

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Spring Happenings at the Writing Studio

Dec. 12, 2019—The spring semester tends to be a busy one for us here at the Writing Studio. Below is a list of just a few of the items on the Writing Studio’s calendar for Spring 2020. Spring 2020 Writing Studio Calendar *Schedule subject to change January January 6 (Mon) – Writing Studio reopens for one-on-one appointments...

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Research, Writing, and Relaxation Night at Central Library Monday, 12/2, 7-10pm

Dec. 2, 2019—Join us for “Research, writing, and relaxation night” at the Central Library, April 18, 7pm to 10pm. Come get up-to-speed on your final research and writing projects. Maximize your productivity by tapping into the subject librarians from the Vanderbilt Libraries and Writing Studio consultants on hand to support you. Don’t just bring your research questions,...

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Writing South Asian: Reading and Discussion with Piyali Bhattacharya and Sheba Karim (Tues. 11/12 5-6pm)

Nov. 11, 2019—  Writing South Asian: Reading and Discussion with Piyali Bhattacharya and Sheba Karim Tuesday, November 12, 5:00-6:00 PM Commons Center Room 235/237 As part of South Asia week 2019, join us for a reading by Vanderbilt Writers in Residence Piyali Bhattacharya and Sheba Karim followed by a discussion about the connections between writing and identity, specifically South Asian identity....

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Fall Dissertation Writers’ Retreat, October 24-25

Sep. 13, 2019—  Fall Dissertation Writers’ Retreat October 24-25 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Sponsored by the Graduate School and the College of Arts and Science Dean’s Office. The Writing Studio will host a two-day dissertation writers’ retreat during fall break, which will provide graduate students with loosely-structured time to work individually in a quiet, collegial atmosphere....

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Dinner and a Draft with Dr. Raisa Rexer, September 26

Sep. 11, 2019—Thursday, September 26, 2019 6:00-7:30 pm Dean of the Ingram Commons Residence Get a great dinner. Get a new perspective on writing. Get to know a professor in a fun, informal setting. Those are three reasons you should attend “Dinner and a Draft,” coming up on Thursday, September 26 from 6:00-7:30 pm, at the Dean...

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Writing Studio closed July 4-5

Jul. 2, 2019—The Writing Studio will be closed Thursday, July 4, and Friday, July 5. We are wishing everyone a safe and happy Independence Day, and we look forward to seeing you when we reopen on Monday, July 8.   “4th of July”by JoshuaPomales is licensed under CC BY 2.0

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2019 MORGAN AWARD WINNERS!

May. 9, 2019—Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 Henrietta Hickman Morgan Memorial Award for First-Year Writers! Thanks, too, to all who submitted their work for consideration. As always, the Morgan Award committee reviewed an impressive array of submissions from Vanderbilt’s first-year students and was honored by the chance to see the fruits of our students academic...

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