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3rd annual UWP “Kick-start Writing Retreat"

30 seats available


Thursday, January 3, 2019 -
Friday, January 4, 2019


WAL - Wallace (05),
Writing Commons

Event Contact

Anne Canale


David Martins

Event Registration

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Start the New Year WRITING!

The 3rd annual University Writing Program's “Kick-start Writing Retreat” will be offered January 3rd and 4th in the Writing Commons (located on the first floor of the Wallace Library). As in the past, each day will include breakfast, 2-3 individual writing sessions, lunch, 1-2 small group sessions, snacks, and MORE!

If you are not able to make it for both days, NO PROBLEM! One day dedicated to writing during the first week of the year is a great way to kick start your writing productivity. Please register via this link to select the date(s) you wish to attend: 3rd Annual "Kick-start Writing Retreat"

8:30-9:00 - Conversation & Continental Breakfast
9:00-11:00 - Goal Setting, Individual Writing Session I, Writing Log
11:00-12:00 - Break, Whole Group Check-in, Lunch (catered)
12:00-12:30 - Guided Writing Activities
12:30-1:30 - Exercise Break/Individual Consultations (sign up during breakfast)
1:30-3:30 - Goal Setting, Individual Writing Session II, Writing Log
3:30-4:00 -  Break, Whole Group Check-in & Next Steps 


David Swiencicki Martins, Ph.D., 
University Writing Program Director & Associate Professor

Sponsored by University Writing Program and Faculty Career Development|Innovative Learning Institute

Light Refreshments will be provided.

Lunch will be provided.

The deadline to register for this event is Friday, December 28, 2018 at 5:00pm.