Friday, October 27 / Fenwick Library / Fairfax Campus
Build your productivity, research, and writing skills at GRADReCon! A smorgasbord of workshops on topics essential to your success at Mason, GRADReCon is a partnership of Graduate Student Life, University Libraries and other key University programs and services for Grad Students. Join us. Learn, share and meet old and new colleagues at GRADReCon 2017. Bring a laptop - bring a friend!
Location: Fenwick Library, Main Reading Room (2001)
Time: Noon - 1:30pm
"Walking the Walk AND Talking the Talk"
Description: We will explore both the construction of the research talk and the presentation of the research walk; ie., verbal (structure of discussion, examples, supplemental materials, etc.) and nonverbal communication (tone, gesture, pace, walking transitions, pitch, etc.) strategies.
Lunch and refreshments are generously sponsored by SAGE Publications
Plenary Session registration is strongly encouraged. Fairfax Attendees: REGISTER HERE
Plenary Session RAFFLES
GRAND PRIZE: Graduate Student Study Carrel @ Fenwick Library for Spring 2018
SECOND PRIZE: Personal Study Room in 24-Hour Area of Fenwick Library During Fall 2017 Finals
THIRD PRIZE: Amazon Echo Dot
FOURTH PRIZE: $25 Starbucks Gift Card
NOTE: Videoconferencing will be available at other locations:
Session Moderators: Julie Choe Kim, Director of Graduate Student Life; Austin Deray, Graduate Assistant, Graduate Student Life
Location: Fenwick Library, Instruction Room 1014A
Time: 10:30am - Noon
Session Presenter: Heather Dray, Senior Library Relations Manager, SAGE Publications
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED - BRING YOUR OWN LAPTOP
SAGE Research Methods is an online collection of books and other full-text materials that provide authoritative information and multimedia on how to perform hundreds of research methods. The how-tos for carrying out every step of your research project are here!
By the end of the session, students will: