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JUNE 27, 2013

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  • 7-week (A), first 6-week (B) and Online Learning I (E) sessions end
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AFTER JUNE 27

      • Wed 02/05/14
        5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
      • Framing A Research Question
      • Bender Library Graduate Research Center Classroom
      • Presented by Paula Warrick, Career Center, Office of Merit Awards

        Successful applications for nationally comptitive grants have one element in common: a clear and compelling central question or research problem. Developing such a question usually requires many drafts and a process of trial and error. In this session we will address some of the challenges associated with framing a research ...more

        Type: Workshop
        Host: University Library

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      • Mon 02/10/14
        5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
      • Fulfilling (and Excelling at) your Foreign Language Requirement Examination: Resources & Strategies
      • Bender Library Graduate Research Center Classroom
      • In this workshop we will review the language requirements currently in place for the different areas of graduate study and the best ways for you to prepare to demonstrate the required proficiency. We'll start by specifically discussing what is entailed by the required proficiency examination and how to tailor your prep efforts to address the exam's demands. We will then utilize a standardized ...more

        Type: Workshop
        Host: Vice Provost for Graduate Studies and Research

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      • Mon 02/24/14
        5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
      • Overview of Grant Writing
      • Bender Library Graduate Research Center Classroom
      • This interactive workshop will look at the fundamentals of proposal writing in the context of a successful funding strategy. It will examine the process of matching a project to a potential funder's interests and presenting it in the most effective way.

        Type: Workshop
        Host: Vice Provost for Graduate Studies and Research

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      • Tue 02/25/14
        2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      • AU Project 2030
      • Bender Library Graduate Research Center Classroom
      • AU Project 2030 identifies and promotes work in groundbreaking areas of scholarly exploration with a special emphasis on cross-disciplinary and emerging fields. This event, hosted by the Library, spotlights two of these projects. Project leaders discuss the inspiration and vision for their projects.

        BUILDING A CAMPUS-WIDE RESEARCH INITIATIVE AT AMERICAN UNIVERSITY: THE CENTER FOR LATIN AMERICAN ...more

        Type: Lecture/Speaker
        Host: University Library

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      • Wed 02/26/14
        5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
      • Theses and Dissertations: Electronic Submission Process
      • Bender Library Graduate Research Center Classroom
      • This session will provide critical information about the thesis and dissertation completion process, including: formatting requirements, the online submission system, your publishing options, and copyright considerations. Whether you are just beginning your thesis or dissertation, or plan to submit it this semester, come learn about the resources available to help you.

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        Host: University Library

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