Writing Resources for Graduate Students

Around Mason

Time and Space to Write

Weekly Graduate Write-Ins (in-person and on Zoom)
Fridays during the fall and spring terms, 9:30 - 1:00

Graduate Life Writing Days
Spring 2023: Saturday, April 15

Workshops and Workshop Series

"Thriving in Graduate School" workshop series — The Stearns Center for Teaching and Learning

"Maximizing Productivity" workshop series — Graduate Student Life 

Writing Center workshops

Library Research Skill/Tool workshops


Please stay tuned for 2023 dates!
Mini workshops promoting success in grad school, including one on "Making the Commitment to Writing." Sponsored by Graduate Student Life.

Graduate Research Connections (GRADReCon)
Please stay tuned for 2023 dates!
A day of workshops on topics essential to your success in grad school, including one on "Writing a Review of the Literature." Sponsored by Graduate Student Life and the University Libraries

Thesis/Dissertation Week
March 7-10, 2023
A series of workshops on topics such as beginning your project, project management, and writing productivity.

Online Resources

Academic Blogs for Grad Writers

Explorations of Style

The Thesis Whisperer

DoctoralWriting SIG

Writing Reviews of the Literature

Literature Reviews: An Overview for Graduate Students
North Carolina State's excellent 10-minute presentation