Accountability Groups and Dissertation / Thesis Clinics

Accountability Groups

Are you looking for a community of support to help you meet your writing goals? This summer, The Writing Center is running three accountability groups that meet one day a week for ten weeks. During each Zoom session of one hour or less, participants will share weekly goals, accomplishments, and setbacks. Throughout this process, members of the group will offer each other support, encouragement, and practical advice. 

Tuesdays @ 10 AM with Malkah Bressler, June 6 – August 8, register here.Wednesdays @ 10 AM with Emily Price, June 7 – August 9, register here.Thursdays @ 7 PM with Daniel Hengel, June 8- August 10, register here

If you are interested in joining a group but the Eventbrite registration is already sold out, just send an email to stating your name and the group you’d like to join. The facilitator will get in touch and let you know whether there’s room for you to join.

Dissertation and Thesis Writing Clinics

This summer, we are running three week-long clinics for dissertation and thesis writers. Conducted remotely, each clinic will bring participants together in a community of support aimed at recalibrating one’s relationship to self-structured writing time. Participants will convene at 10 AM each morning for a brief information session, work independently during the day, then reconvene at 5 PM for a group debrief and reflection. Participants will gain increased process-awareness of the daily habits and practices that support (and undermine) writing productivity.​ 

Clinic 1, June 12-16; register here.

Clinic 2, July 10-14; register here

Clinic 3, Aug 14-18; register here.  

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