Workshop on March 8: How to Write an Effective Introduction or Problem Statement
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at 1:11PM
By Kyle Crocco - GradDiv Writing Peer in Workshops, introduction, problem statement, workshop

Writing womanCredit: openclipart.comWant to capture the reader's attention and encapsulate your research concisely? Fortunately, there's an easy pattern you can learn about at the Introduction and Problem Statement workshop.

Led by Writing Peer Kyle Crocco, you will analyze the introductions of successful grant and fellowship applications to understand the rhetorical steps involved in writing your own awesome introduction.

This workshop is open to all UCSB graduate students and postdocs, but enrollment is limited to 15, so please RSVP to help us determine how many snacks to bring.

How to Write an Effective Introduction or Problem Statement

Time: Tuesday, March 8, noon-1 p.m.

Place: Student Resource Building, Room 2154

Food: Lots o' snacks.

RSVP: Kyle Crocco at

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