MSU Faculty WRITE Program Writing Retreat—Accomplish Your Summer Research Goals!
Date: Monday, July 17 - through Friday, July 21, 2017
Time: 8:15 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Meyer Library Room 120
This interdisciplinary faculty writing retreat is designed to:
- Create a motivated and positive environment that fosters excellent work
- Encourage productivity through accountability and camaraderie
- Help you accomplish a writing project this summer
The retreat includes five days of committed writing time, mini-sessions on removing productivity challenges and fostering good writing habits, discussions on writing style, grammar, and more. The retreat is open to anyone working on a scholarly writing project. The goal is for each participant to arrive with a work in progress and leave with a manuscript prepared for submission.
Writing Retreat Session Agenda:
8:15 - 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast & Goal Setting
8:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Writing Time
12:00–1:00 p.m. Luncheon
1:00–3:45 p.m. Writing Time
3:45–4:00 p.m. Debriefing Session
FREE for all MSU faculty and staff; breakfast and lunch will be provided each day. Email Mandy Benedict-Chambers, Ph.D., Department of Childhood Education & Family Studies at BenedictChambers@MissouriState.edu by May 31 to sign up.