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2019 MORGAN AWARD WINNERS!

May. 9, 2019—Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 Henrietta Hickman Morgan Memorial Award for First-Year Writers! Thanks, too, to all who submitted their work for consideration. As always, the Morgan Award committee reviewed an impressive array of submissions from Vanderbilt’s first-year students and was honored by the chance to see the fruits of our students academic...

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Research, Writing, and Relaxation Night (Central Library, April 18, 7-10pm)

Apr. 16, 2019—Conquer finals successfully with research, writing, and relaxation! Join us for “Research, writing, and relaxation night” at the Central Library, April 18, 7pm to 10pm. Come get up-to-speed on your final research and writing projects. Maximize your productivity by tapping into the subject librarians from the Vanderbilt Libraries and Writing Studio consultants on hand to...

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First-Year Writers: Submit your work for the Henrietta Morgan Memorial Award! (Deadline: Friday, April 5)

Mar. 28, 2019—Each year the Writing Studio conducts the competition for the Henrietta Morgan Memorial Award for first-year writers. Established by William Morgan in memory of his wife, the award goes to the first-year student who submits the best sample of original writing. The winning student’s name will appear in the commencement program. In spring 2019, the deadline...

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Dinner and a Draft with Dr. Joanne Golann (Public Policy and Education): Rescheduled for Tuesday, March 26.

Mar. 18, 2019—Tuesday, March 26, 2019 6:00-7:30 pm Dean of the Ingram Commons Residence Get a great dinner. Get a new perspective on writing. Get to know a professor in a fun, informal setting. Those are three reasons you should attend “Dinner and a Draft,” coming up on Tuesday, March 26 from 6:00-7:30 pm, at the Dean...

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Spring Dissertation Writers’ Retreat, March 4-5

Jan. 24, 2019—      Spring Dissertation Writers’ Retreat March 4-5, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Sponsored by the Graduate School and the College of Arts and Science Dean’s Office. Over Spring Break, the Writing Studio will host a two-day dissertation writers’ retreat, which will provide dissertating graduate students with loosely-structured time to work individually in a quiet,...

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Now seeking Undergraduate Writing Consultants for 2019-2020! (App. deadline: Fri., 2/8/19)

Jan. 23, 2019—Our application process is now open for Undergraduate Writing Consultants for the 2018-2019 academic year. We are seeking strong, enthusiastic undergraduate writers from all majors who want to make a difference by helping other writers on campus. Of course, it’s a great chance to learn about and improve your own writing, too. The Application Undergraduate...

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The Writing Studio will reopen for spring on Monday, January 7, 2019

Dec. 20, 2018—We hope everyone has a wonderful break and happy holidays, and we look forward to seeing you when the Writing Studio reopens for the spring semester on Monday, January 7. There are a lot of exciting things in store for the Writing Studio this spring. Our busy spring schedule includes the Undergraduate Writing Symposium, our...

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On Writing: New Media, Multimodal Scholarship, and Becoming Crafty Digital Writers, Wednesday, November 7 at 4:15 pm

Oct. 29, 2018—Please join us for our upcoming Writing Studio event, On Writing: New Media, Multimodal Scholarship, and Becoming Crafty Digital Writers Multimodal digital projects have been increasingly integrated in curriculums across the university. This panel will explore how to cultivate skills associated with their composition. Please join us for a conversation with Derek Bruff (Director at...

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Dinner and a Draft with Lauren Buchanan (Chemistry) September 27

Aug. 31, 2018—Thursday, September 27, 2018 6:00-7:30 pm Dean of the Ingram Commons Residence Get a great dinner. Get a new perspective on writing. Get to know a professor in a fun, informal setting. Those are three reasons you should attend “Dinner and a Draft,” coming up on Thursday, September 27 from 6:00-7:30, at the Dean of...

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Fall Dissertation Writers’ Retreat October 18-19

Aug. 31, 2018—Fall Dissertation Writers’ Retreat October 18-19, 2018 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Sponsored by the Graduate School and the College of Arts and Science Dean’s Office.   Over Fall Break, the Writing Studio will host a two-day dissertation writers’ retreat, which will provide dissertating graduate students with loosely-structured time to work individually in a quiet,...

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