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September 2020

Connecting with Industry for Social Scientists – 6 week interactive masterclass for LISS DTP researchers

7th September @ 10:00 AM - 12th October @ 12:30 PM
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Does your research provide answers to the key industrial and business challenges facing society and the economy? Would you like to increase the impact of you research, start up a…

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October 2020

LISS DTP Writing for Non-specialist Audiences (Online delivery)

19th October @ 9:30 AM - 4:15 PM
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Many postgraduate students struggle to explain complex ideas to people outside their discipline. Yet, these days, being able to write about your research for a broad range of audiences is…

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November 2020

LISS DTP Year 3 Writing Retreat (Online delivery)

11th November @ 10:00 AM - 10th December @ 4:30 PM

This is an extended retreat, in which the first two days kick off a month-long, self-directed writing development programme. On days 1 and 2, researchers set specific goals for their…

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LISS DTP Stylish Academic Writing (Online delivery)

16th November @ 9:30 AM - 4:15 PM

Academic writing doesn't have to be turgid prose that is agony to read (and to write). Complex ideas and abstract concepts can be expressed in simple language that anyone can…

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December 2020

LISS DTP The Art and Craft of Editing (Online delivery)

7th December @ 10:00 AM - 5:45 PM
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Editing can generate almost visceral anxiety in researchers. How should I go about it? What if I have to rewrite the whole thing? This highly practical online workshop clarifies the…

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January 2021

LISS DTP Making the Most of Your Writing Time (Online delivery)

18th January 2021 @ 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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Writing time is precious. It’s also nearly always either interrupted or wasted, at least in part, in procrastination. In this workshop we’ll look squarely at our own writing habits; explore…

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February 2021

LISS DTP Writing Clinics February (Online delivery)

1st February 2021 - 2nd February 2021

If you have a specific writing issue you would like to discuss, two professional writers, Anne Wilson and Katie Grant, are offering bookable 40-minute one-to-one video consultation. The slots will…

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LISS DTP Finding Your Voice (Online delivery)

15th February 2021 @ 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

'How can I find my academic voice?' is a question many students ask. Some also wonder how it's possible to have a voice if they can't use 'I'. This workshop…

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May 2021

LISS DTP Year 1 Writing Retreat (Online delivery)

5th May 2021 @ 10:30 AM - 6th May 2021 @ 4:30 PM

This Year 1 retreat offers a fresh take on academic writing, de-mystifying it, understanding its roots in rhetoric and stripping it back to basics as a form of communicating research.…

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LISS DTP Year 2 Writing Retreat (Online delivery)

19th May 2021 @ 10:30 AM - 20th May 2021 @ 4:30 PM

A two-day writing retreat for any PhD student who is currently writing (e.g. for an 'upgrade', or writing chapters). Day 1 is writing exercises and Day 2 is timed writing…

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June 2021

LISS DTP Writing Clinics June (Online delivery)

1st June 2021 - 2nd June 2021

If you have a specific writing issue you would like to discuss, two professional writers, Anne Wilson and Katie Grant, are offering bookable 40-minute one-to-one video consultation. The slots will…

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