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Scholarly Writing Groups & Writing Retreats

The Writers' Room: A Scholarly Working Group for Campus & Online Graduate Students 

The Graduate Sudent Association, in cooperation with Ellis Library staff and campus faculty scholars has launched a monthly writing support program for graduate students. Features of the program include writing accountability groups, recorded learning modules on writing topics; dedicated quiet space in Ellis Library; a Canvas Organization with writing resources and technical assistance from library staff. Synchronous sessions in Canvas will allow off grad students to participate from home. Professional students and postdocs are welcome to attend.

The "15 Minute Modules," taught by faculty or Eliis Library staff include topics such as the newest apps for note taking & citations, open (free) educational resources, a plagiarism checker and research databases @MU. Learn more about The Writers' Room.

Writing Retreats for Posdocs

The Campus Writing Program collaborates with the MU Postdoctoral Association to offer monthly writing retreats. Registration is required due to limited seating. Contact the Career Development Chair of the MUPA.