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Writing for Publication co-hosted by Graduate Student Association and PROMISE Professional Development at UMBC

October 31, 2018 2:07 PM


You are invited to attend on November 8, from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM a writing for publication seminar hosted by the Graduate Student Association (GSA) and PROMISE.

Place: Meyerhoff Building, Room 120



4:00 – 4:30   Registration & Dinner Service

4:30 – 4:40   Welcome

4:40 – 5:30   Panel presentation

5:30 – 6:00   Panel Q&A


The following are topics that will be covered as part of our seminar and discussion:

  • Assessing what publications to submit to
  • Handling the editing process
  • Devoting the time to write
  • How to handle rejection
  • Content limitations while respecting your research
  • Writing for specific audiences


The panel members are:
Michelle Scott, Ph.D.– Associate Professor of History and Affiliate faculty member in Africana Studies, Gender and Women’s Studies and the Language, Literacy, and Culture program.
Dennis Coates, Ph.D. – Professor, Economics
Erle Ellis, Ph.D. – Professor, Geography & Environmental Systems
Brent McBride – Graduate Research Assistant, Physics

Please RSVP at the following link: