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October 2017

#WriterlyWednesday

Wednesday, October 18 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Writerly

#WriterlyWednesday We are all writers. In academia, every facet of our work life is connected to one or more forms of writing. So, we decided to create a space to foster writing and engage in discussion about the craft of writing. All members of the broader graduate community (grad students, faculty and staff) are invited to drop-in and take part in creating a ‘mid-week’ space for writing. Every Wednesday, noon to 3:00 p.m. Location: Thistle 253 (TH) Each 3-hour session…

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3MT Coaching: Turning Big Ideas into Short Stories

Thursday, October 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

During this session we’ll provide an overview of the 3MT Challenge and provide you with a few strategies to get you started. Together we’ll review past 3MT presentation winners to unpack the elements for delivering a compelling and engaging presentation.  As a group, we’ll look at the classic story arch and rhetorical moves that will be an essential process and framework for constructing your script. Transferable skill: Effectively communicating your knowledge and ideas in different forms for different audiences. To…

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#WriterlyWednesday

Wednesday, October 25 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Writerly

#WriterlyWednesday We are all writers. In academia, every facet of our work life is connected to one or more forms of writing. So, we decided to create a space to foster writing and engage in discussion about the craft of writing. All members of the broader graduate community (grad students, faculty and staff) are invited to drop-in and take part in creating a ‘mid-week’ space for writing. Every Wednesday, noon to 3:00 p.m. Location: Thistle 253 (TH) Each 3-hour session…

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3MT Coaching Session: Working the Story

Thursday, October 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

During this session we will ‘work’ through the components of a well structured story and explore the usage of various rhetorical devices.  Using a graphical story sketch, you will work with the group to further develop, share and provide creative feedback for your story plan.  Transferable skill: Effectively communicating your knowledge and ideas in different forms for different audiences. To register: email vitae@brocku.ca

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November 2017

#WriterlyWednesday

Wednesday, November 1 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Writerly

#WriterlyWednesday We are all writers. In academia, every facet of our work life is connected to one or more forms of writing. So, we decided to create a space to foster writing and engage in discussion about the craft of writing. All members of the broader graduate community (grad students, faculty and staff) are invited to drop-in and take part in creating a ‘mid-week’ space for writing. Every Wednesday, noon to 3:00 p.m. Location: Thistle 253 (TH) Each 3-hour session…

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3MT Coaching: Elements of Rhythm

Thursday, November 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

As you begin to refine your short research story, we’ll review performance & memory devices to engage the audience. We’ll discuss the use of gestures, elements of rhythm & repetition, verb strength, pauses, sentence length,etc. Transferable skill: Effectively communicating your knowledge and ideas in different forms for different audiences. To register: email vitae@brocku.ca

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#WriterlyWednesday

Wednesday, November 8 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Writerly

#WriterlyWednesday We are all writers. In academia, every facet of our work life is connected to one or more forms of writing. So, we decided to create a space to foster writing and engage in discussion about the craft of writing. All members of the broader graduate community (grad students, faculty and staff) are invited to drop-in and take part in creating a ‘mid-week’ space for writing. Every Wednesday, noon to 3:00 p.m. Location: Thistle 253 (TH) Each 3-hour session…

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3MT Coaching: The Final Frontier

Thursday, November 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Innovative lamp. Big idea

During this final coaching session, we'll provide you with an overview of what to expect during the preliminary 3MT event.  Previous 3MT Winner, Caitlyn Gallant, will share some of her preparation practices, memorization aids and tips for staying calm and grounded. Transferable skill: Effectively communicating your knowledge and ideas in different forms for different audiences. To register: email vitae@brocku.ca

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#WriterlyWednesday

Wednesday, November 15 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Writerly

#WriterlyWednesday We are all writers. In academia, every facet of our work life is connected to one or more forms of writing. So, we decided to create a space to foster writing and engage in discussion about the craft of writing. All members of the broader graduate community (grad students, faculty and staff) are invited to drop-in and take part in creating a ‘mid-week’ space for writing. Every Wednesday, noon to 3:00 p.m. Location: Thistle 253 (TH) Each 3-hour session…

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#WriterlyWednesday

Wednesday, November 22 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Writerly

#WriterlyWednesday We are all writers. In academia, every facet of our work life is connected to one or more forms of writing. So, we decided to create a space to foster writing and engage in discussion about the craft of writing. All members of the broader graduate community (grad students, faculty and staff) are invited to drop-in and take part in creating a ‘mid-week’ space for writing. Every Wednesday, noon to 3:00 p.m. Location: Thistle 253 (TH) Each 3-hour session…

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