News from the Research Commons

October 12, 2016

Research Commons News: Oct 6 – Oct 18

One-on-One Consultations    

Available now in the Research Commons Consultation Studio.


Graduate Writing Consultations   

Thursdays, 3:45 – 5:15 pm

Graduate Funding Information Service

Mondays and Thursdays, 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Design Help Desk

Wednesdays, 12:00 – 2:00 pm

Citation Management Help

By appointment only

Digital Scholarship Project Help

Wednesdays, 2:00 – 3:30 pm

Submit a Proposal 

Scholars’ Studio is a fun, informal event that features 10 five minute presentations given by graduate students and postdocs doing research on topics related to an interdisciplinary theme. Hosted by the UW Libraries Research Commons and The Graduate School Core Programs, Scholars’ Studio gives students the opportunity to share their research across disciplines, make connections and build presentation skills.

Submit your proposal for Scholars’ Studio: EQUITY by Friday, October 28.

Need inspiration? Think social justice. Race. Employment. Oppression & resistance. Gender. Education. Accessibility. Class. Health care. Equal opportunity. Immigration. Law. Housing. Bias. Citizenship. Technology. Environment. Connect your research to the equity theme.

Upcoming Events

The quarter flies by; mark your calendars now!

Wednesday, October 19, 12:30 – 1:30 pm, Research Commons Green A

Thursday, October 20, 2:00 – 3:00 pm, Research Commons Green A

Monday, October 24 and Wednesday, October 26, 4:00 – 5:00 pm,  Research Commons Green A

  • Event: Scholars’ Studio: EQUITY

Thursday, November 17, 4:00 – 6:00 pm, Research Commons Presentation Place


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