International Student Support

International student support International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS) – International Student & Scholar Services fosters the education and development of non-immigrant students and scholars to enable them to achieve their academic and professional goals and objectives. Vanderbilt – Learn more about Nashville, your new hometown! Biomedical Research Education & Training – Information for Internationals English Language Center…

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Dissertation writing support

Dissertation writing support Writing Studio – Scheduled consultation The main service provided at the Writing Studio is the personal writing consultation, a fifty-minute interactive session in which you discuss your ideas and your writing with a trained writing consultant. Appointments can be scheduled online or by sending an email to writing.studio@vanderbilt.edu. Writing Studio – Dissertation writers’ retreat…

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Dissertation prep

Dissertation prep (big picture / game plan) GradResources.org – Articles and resources on thesis/dissertation From an external blog focused on serving the needs of graduateand professional students Library – Book Resource on dissertation writing that is available through VU library Book review of Helping Doctoral Students Write-Pedagogies for Supervision Writing Studio – Handouts Includes getting started…

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Writing Skills

Writing Skills Writing Studio: Schedule of “On Writing” events and dates for the Dissertation Writers’ Retreat. Cornell Graduate School: The Productive Writer Sponsored by the Cornell Graduate School, the Productive Writer is free and open to all, especially graduate students writing papers, proposals, theses, and dissertations. Join our community of writers by subscribing to the Productive…

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Academic Writing

B. Academic writing BRET – Self-paced scientific writing: This series of 14 lessons and exercises was developed at Vanderbilt. It covers the structure of manuscripts and proposals, tips for making writing more efficient, and revision techniques to improve organization, logical flow, and sentence structure. Available to anyone with a VUNetID. English Language Center – English…

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