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Office of University Writing

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Office of University Writing

Office of The Provost

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bold right facing arrowWhat is WriteFest?

WriteFest provides students in the writing stages of their theses, dissertations, or pieces for publication with the time, space, and resources to work on their writing. Participants will benefit from the opportunity to join a community of writers, participate in discussion and information sessions, and get feedback from Miller Writing Center consultants on a monthly basis throughout the semester.

bold right facing arrowWho Should Attend?

Graduate students working on their thesis, dissertation, or piece for publication and undergraduate students working on an Honors thesis.

bold right facing arrowWhen and Where Does it Happen?

bold right facing arrowRegistration Details

Registration is now open. Before registering, please note that you must commit to attending the entirety of each session, completing a total of 12 hours of work with the program over the course of the semester. Space is limited to 24 students, and you must apply to be accepted for participation in this program.

bold right facing arrowExpectations for Participants

WriteFest is a free program. However, you must commit to attend the full three-hour duration of all four sessions. In instances where missing part or all of a session is unavoidable, you must notify our office five business days prior to the start of that session and follow our make-up policy. If you do not fulfill this commitment or do not adhere to the make-up policy, you will be unable to attend or register for subsequent Office of University Writing events until you speak with a member of the Office of University Writing staff.