Winter Dissertation House – Coming January 22-25, 2013

Join us for the Winter Dissertation House at UMBC.  Applications are due by December 14, 2012.

winter house small
If you are a Graduate Student at UMBC, and if you are working on your  graduate school courses, proposal, or dissertation, then this event is for you!The on-campus setting provides Dissertation House participants with productive and rewarding scholastic engagement. Students who participate in this program will spend each day thinking, writing, and sharing ideas about their doctoral dissertations. Students will learn effective time-management skills; learn how to set small manageable goals, and will meet with a dissertation coach in one-on-one consultations to discuss and address obstacles that might prevent them completing their degrees.This is a weekday (9 a.m. – 5 p.m., non-residential) commitment set for the week of Tuesday, January 22 – Friday, January 25, 2013.This information and other details about the Dissertation House can be found on:
Students from other schools within the University System of Maryland may apply and will be considered if there are spaces available. 
Applications Due:  Friday, December 14, 2012 (Extended and Final Deadline!)RSVP  on MyUMBC by clicking “I can attend” here:
AND follow the link below for Applications Procedures.

About Renetta Garrison Tull

Dr. Renetta Garrison Tull is the Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) at the University of California Davis. She previously served as Associate Vice Provost for Strategic Initiatives at The Graduate School at UMBC, and was Professor of the Practice in the College of Engineering & IT. She was Special Assistant to the Sr. Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs & Director of Graduate and Professional Pipeline Development for the University System of Maryland (12 institutions). She is the Founding Director of PROMISE: Maryland’s Alliance for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP) –, and Co-PI for the USM LSAMP. Her research on global diversity in STEM continues, and she is an international speaker, covering nearly all continents, for groups and conferences such as the World Engineering Education Forum, the International Federation of Engineering Education Societies, and the Pacific Sciences Congress. Her personal website is: Connect with her on Twitter: @Renetta_Tull;
This entry was posted in Dissertation Completion, Dissertation House, PROMISE: Maryland's AGEP, UMBC, University of Maryland Baltimore (UMB), Winter Dissertation House and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

7 Responses to Winter Dissertation House – Coming January 22-25, 2013

  1. Pingback: “Dissertation House,” “Postdoc Writing Suite,” & “Writing for Publication” – January 22-25, 2013 | PROMISE: Maryland's AGEP

  2. Heya i’m for the first time here. I found this board and I find It truly useful & it helped me out a lot. I hope to give something back and help others like you aided me.

  3. Minouche says:

    Goals for the next two days:
    1- Finish the proposal for essay 1 of the dissertation
    2- Get 50% of the proposal done for the second essay
    3- Write an introduction to tie essay 1 and essay 2 and possible essay 3.

    PS- I am working on a three essay dissertation on labor market regulations in developing countries.

  4. Medicare set aside says:

    Do you have a spam problem on this website; I also am a blogger, and I was curious about your situation; we have developed some nice methods
    and we are looking to swap strategies with other folks, please shoot me
    an e-mail if interested.

  5. Good post. I learn something new and challenging on blogs I stumbleupon
    every day. It will always be helpful to read through articles from other
    writers and use something from other websites.

  6. Click Here says:

    Hi there! Would you mind if I share your blog with my twitter group?
    There’s a lot of people that I think would really appreciate your content. Please let me know. Thank you

  7. Josie says:

    I was very happy to find this site. I want to to thank you for your time for this wonderful read!!

    I definitely liked every bit of it and I have you book-marked to check out
    new information in your web site.

Join the conversation! Leave a Reply.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s