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Dinner and a Draft with Lauren Buchanan (Chemistry) September 27

Aug. 31, 2018—Thursday, September 27, 2018 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 27 from 6:00-7:30, at the Dean of...

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The Writing Studio is open for Maymester (and the rest of the summer)

May. 4, 2018—We are pleased to announce that the Writing Studio will be open for the Maymester (May 7 – June 1), in addition to the summer sessions which run from June through early August. We look forward to serving writers this summer, either face-to-face here at 1801 Edgehill Ave., Suite 112, or through our new synchronous...

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2018 MORGAN AWARD WINNERS!

Apr. 23, 2018—Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 Henrietta Hickman Morgan Memorial Award for First-Year Writers! Thanks, too, to all who submitted their work for consideration. This year the Morgan Award committee reviewed almost 900 pages of writing by Vanderbilt’s first-year students. Learn more about the annual Morgan Award competition here.

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Undergraduate Writing Symposium 2018 (Sun. 3/25 3-7pm)

Mar. 16, 2018—10TH ANNUAL UNDERGRADUATE WRITING SYMPOSIUM Sunday, March 25, 2017, 3-7 pm | John Siegenthaler Center (1207 18th Ave. South)   On Sunday, March 25, 2018, Vanderbilt will host its tenth annual Undergraduate Writing Symposium, from 3:00-7:00pm at the John Siegenthaler Center (1207 18th Ave. South). The Symposium is a forum for excellent undergraduate writing of all...

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Fall Break Dissertation Writers’ Retreat

Sep. 15, 2016—October 13-14, 2016 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Sponsored by the Graduate School and the College of Arts and Science Dean’s Office. Over fall break, the Writing Studio will host a two-day dissertation writers’ retreat, which will provide dissertating graduate students with loosely-structured time to work individually in a quiet, collegial atmosphere.  We will couple...

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The 2016 Writing Studio Colloquium on Writing Pedagogy (Three Events)

Apr. 6, 2016—Please join the Writing Studio for three workshops for instructors teaching writing-intensive courses across the curriculum led by job candidates for the position of Writing Studio Assistant Director. Colloquium Event #1: A Workshop with Lisa Chinn Mellon Graduate Teaching Fellow at Dillard University, PhD in English from Emory University, (expected May 2016) Friday, April 15,...

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Undergraduate Writing Symposium 2016

Mar. 29, 2016—            Click here to view and download the 2016 Undergraduate Writing Symposium program On Sunday afternoon, April 3rd, 2016, Vanderbilt will host its eighth annual Undergraduate Writing Symposium, a forum for excellent undergraduate writing of all kinds. In addition to essays, the Symposium will feature the great diversity of writing projects...

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Dinner and a Draft with Jay Clayton

Nov. 2, 2015—November 10th, 2015 6:30-8:00 pm, Warren College Faculty Director Apartment (Warren 503) 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 Tuesday, November 10th, from 6:30-8:00, at the Warren College...

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Writing Studio Scheduler Outage

Feb. 25, 2015—There is a known issue with the server that hosts the Writing Studio scheduler. If you have scheduled an appointment before 5 PM on 2/23, your appointment is still held for you. At this time, the Writing Studio cannot schedule appointments except on a walk-in basis. Appointments, when available, will be released at 10 minutes after...

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Affective Meets Effective: Emotion and Academic Writing

Dec. 8, 2014—By Faith Barter English Writing Fellow for Fall 2014, Vanderbilt Writing Studio As someone who thrives on the semester-long relationships built through classroom teaching, I began my semester as a Writing Studio Fellow with some trepidation. Would I spend the semester making tentative connections with clients I would never see again? It seemed like an...

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