Workshop Series

Symposium Workshop Series

Please email to RSVP for any or all of the workshops below.

URS Abstract Faculty Panel: How are Abstracts Used in My Major? Understanding Abstracts in Multiple Disciplines
Thursday, February 1st, 4:30PM-5:30PM, ECC 1857 (University Hall) 
Adrianna Jarozewicz, Associate Professor Animation
Maire Ford, Associate Professor Psychology
Edward Park, Professor Asian Pacific American Studies
Eric Strauss, President's Professor Science and Engineering


URS Abstract Overview Workshop: More than a Summary – How to Write an Effective Abstract
Wednesday, February 7th, 4:30-5:30PM, ECC 1857 (University Hall)
Alex Kempler, Research Assistant at the Center for the Study of Los Angeles
Mariya Vizireanu, Research Associate at the Center for the Study of Los Angeles 

 Note: Please bring a draft of your abstract to the workshop. 


Presenting with Visuals: How to Effectively Use Posters and PowerPoint to Share your Research with Others
Tuesday, February 27th, 4:30-5:30PM, ECC 1857 (University Hall)
Melanie Hubbard, Digital Scholarship Librarian, William H. Hannon Library


Unpacking Your Research Experience: Strategies for Communicating Your Skills and Abilities in Cover Letters, Resumes & Interviews
Thursday, March 1st, 4:30-5:30, Location: ECC 1857 (University Hall) 
Erica Eddings, Assistant Director, Engineering, Science, and Technology Professions, Career and Professional Development 

Note: Bring a copy of your resume and/or your laptop to the workshop. 


Communicating Your Research Through Visuals: How to Create an Effective Poster
Wednesday, March 14th, 4:30-5:30PM, VDA 237
Alejandra Alarcon, Research Coordinator for the Center for the Study of Los Angeles

Need extra one-on-one help with your abstract? We are holding drop-in hours, please feel free to stop by! 

Wednesday, February 7th 12:00pm-2:00pm, ECC 1857 (University Hall)
Thursday, February 8th 12:00pm-2:00pm, ECC 1857 (University Hall) -Just added! 

 Staffed by Mark Houlemarde