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Senior Thesis/Essay Writing Boot Camp

This has a registration form that is DUE TOMORROW so if you’re interested, please read this message from Ford Fellow Elana Rosenthal ‘GRAD:

Seniors! Panicking over your thesis yet? Come to the free Senior Thesis/Essay Writing Boot Camp over spring break! Any senior working on a capstone project is welcome to a comfortable, congenial space where you can really focus on your writing for a day.

The boot camp will be held on Tuesday, March 8th, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Daniel Family Commons. There will be:

  • FREE food: breakfast, lunch, snacks, and caffeine
  • A quiet area for writing in structured time intervals
  • Optional relaxation breaks including yoga, meditation, crafts, and games
  • Space for collaborative proofreading

If you’d like to attend, just fill out this quick registration form by March 1st, WHICH IS TOMORROW.

If you have any questions, contact Professor Meg Furniss Weisberg at mweisberg[at]wesleyan[dot]edu.

Registration Deadline: Tuesday, March 1

Kim-Frank Fellowship Information Session

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From Sophia Franchi ’15:

Learn more about a prestigious one-year, post-graduate fellowship in the Writing Programs! The Kim-Frank Fellow works closely with Professor Anne Greene, Director of the Writing Certificate, and assists in running the Writing Certificate, the Wesleyan Writers Conference, and a broad range of writing programs and events.

Professor Greene and current fellow Sophia Franchi ’15 will give a short presentation and be available to answer questions.

Applications are due March 9, 2016. Questions? Contact Professor Anne Greene at 860-685-3604 or agreene[at]wesleyan[dot]edu.

Date: Wednesday, March 2
Time: 4:30-5 PM
Place: Allbritton 311

Interest Meeting: Home Maintenance 101 with Physical Plant

lol cartoon flood womanDon’t know how to fix that shitty thing in your place of residence? Clara Pinsky ’16 has the answer:

Time to face it: real life is coming for you. Will you know what to do when your faucet starts leaking or your heaters stop working? Will you know how to patch a hole in the wall or find out why your lights won’t turn on?

Want to be prepared? Take a 6-week (.25 CREDIT) workshop with Physical Plant this spring to learn these practical life skills from the experts themselves.

Come to an interest meeting THIS WEEK:
Wed. 3/2 @ 4:15pm OR 7pm in Usdan 110
Thurs. 3/3 @ 4:15pm in Exley 137

The workshop will meet weekly for six weeks (3/21-4/29). Questions? Email cpinsky[at]wesleyan[dot]edu.