Upcoming Events

Summer 2018


Center for Communication Excellence (CCE) of the Graduate College

The Center for Communication Excellence (CCE) of the Graduate College invites doctoral students to our new Dissertation Writing Retreat (https://cce.grad-college.iastate.edu/acp/thesis_dissertation). The retreat is intended for students in their final year of completing their doctoral degree. Students interested in participating should complete a short application available at https://iastate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_7NXnm58ODRr3M57.

The Dissertation Writing Retreat will involve daily sessions of writing support from trained graduate writing consultants, who will help the students improve the quality of their dissertation chapters. Each session will provide guidelines and strategies for effective introduction, methods, results, and discussion/conclusion writing. More information about the event will be provided upon acceptance of the application. Please note that space is restricted to 15 students.

The Retreat will take place over the course of four consecutive days:

  • July 30: 9am-12pm, Pearson Hall 2131
  • July 31: 9am-12pm, Pearson Hall 2131
  • August 1: 9am-12pm, Pearson Hall 2131
  • August 2: 9am-12pm, Pearson Hall 2131