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“Adventures of Dissertation Writing” — a Dissertation House Alum’s Blog


One of our Dissertation House (DH) students started her own blog.  Margaret is a Chemistry student at UMBC and she is moving right along. Enjoy her posts, they will make you smile! http://adventuresofdissertationwriting.wordpress.com/ . Margaret wore her “6 Steps to … Continue reading

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Summer Dissertation Houses, coming to Maryland in June and July


We are in the process of planning for our summer sessions of the Dissertation House (DH).  DH sessions are being planned for the University of Maryland Baltimore (Medical School Campus) in June, UMBC in mid-summer (July 5-8, 2011), and UM … Continue reading

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UMBC’s President, Dr. Freeman Hrabowski Visits the Saturday Dissertation House


Imagine the surprise on the looks of the faces of students participating in a Saturday Dissertation House session when the President of the University peeks in to say hello and wish everyone luck! The smiles permeated the room as UMBC’s … Continue reading

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Delayed Opening at UMBC Today, Dissertation House Begins at 10AM


Due to weather and UMBC’s delayed opening, today’s Dissertation House will begin at 10AM. Campus will open at 10AM today, January 18, 2011.  The DH schedule will be revised accordingly. We’ll look forward to seeing you there. Students joining us … Continue reading

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Dissertation House Includes Leaders and Students from Three Campuses


Today marks the second session of the “Dissertation House for Employees” at UMBC.  We had some extra slots on our roster this year, so graduate students from the three campuses who’d requested a spot in any available DH were invited … Continue reading

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Today’s September 24th Dissertation House


Today, we dedicate a Dissertation House session to employees.  So many people are leaders in their respective careers, but they haven’t been able to take the time to finish the dissertation. This session is for them. Among them, we will … Continue reading

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Successful Dissertation House at UMBC. College Park’s DH starts tomorrow.


UMBC’s grad students stated that they enjoyed the Dissertation House experience and were pleased with their progress. The week included discussions by the counseling center, an elevator pitch exercise, a writing exercise, and mini-lectures on organization and working with your … Continue reading

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UMBC’s Dissertation House begins Tuesday, July 6!


Following a successful Dissertation House session at the University of Maryland Baltimore (Medical School, Downtown campus), we are looking forward to welcoming UMBC’s students next week. This is the first summer that we are hosting Dissertation Houses on all three … Continue reading

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