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November 14, 2017 | 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Category: Workshop
Location: Undergraduate Library, David Adamany Community Room, 3304 | Map
5155 Gullen Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Current Graduate Students

This seminar provides preparation in writing abstracts for the upcoming Graduate and Postdoctoral Research Symposium, other research conferences, and manuscript publication in academic journals. Attendees should bring an abstract they are working on OR an abstract they have previously submitted, as the seminar will involve review and discussion of work in progress to help prepare for future submissions. 

Session Leaders:  Paul Stemmer, Ph.D. (Institute of Environmental Health Sciences), David Merolla, Ph.D. (CLAS, Sociology), Annmarie Cano, Ph.D. (CLAS, Psychology, Associate Dean of the Graduate School), Caroline Maun, Ph.D. (CLAS, English)

After attending this GPPD, attendees will be able to:

  • Identify essential elements of an abstract for conferences and manuscript publications.
  • Provide constructive feedback for colleagues regarding their abstract writing.
  • Write a competitive abstract for submission to conferences or journals.


For more information about this event, please contact Cindy Sokol at (313)577-8050 or gradschool@wayne.edu.