Scientific Grant Proposal Writing, February 27, 2017▼
International Researchers/Scholars Academic Writing/Speaking Workshop Series 2016-2017
The International Center for Intercultural Communication (ICIC), a language and cultural education center in the School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI, with support from the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, the Center for Teaching and Learning, and the Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI) is offering a series of intercultural communication and language workshops for international professionals and researchers. The goal of these workshops is to equip international participants with effective communication strategies. Each workshop in the series provides engaging, hands‐on learning activities. All workshops will be conducted by Dr. Ulla Connor, Ph.D., Chancellor’s Professor of English and Esen Gokpinar-Shelton, Assistant Director and Research Coordinator of ICIC.
Scientific Grant Proposal Writing
This full‐day workshop is designed for non‐native-English writers with limited experience in grant writing, and provides an engaging overview of the grant proposal process, text analysis and guidance on specific linguistic and cultural writing considerations as well as recommendations for improving the quality of grant proposals. Through active individual and smallgroup practice, participants gain an understanding of common issues of non‐native English writers; the rhetorical moves and linguistic features of persuasive grant writing; and strategies for writing clear and persuasive grant application narratives to increase their chances of securing funding.
Summary of workshop goals and pricing: Understand key linguistic features of clear, persuasive research grant proposals; Write compelling grant narratives with appropriate literature citations; Apply effective rhetorical strategies to increase likelihood of future research funding. $100 per person
Friday, October 28, 2016, 9am-4pm in University Library UL 0110 (12-1pm lunch hour) Friday, February 17, 2017. 9am-4pm in University Library UL 1126 (12-1pm lunch hour)
Registration Secure, online registration is available through the Indiana University Office of Conference and Event Registration Services (OCERS). Please click HERE to register. Acceptable forms of payment are check, money order, credit card, or internal billing (Indiana University only). In order to be officially registered and participate in a workshop, payment must be received in full before each workshop. Please note that lunch is not included with the workshop cost.
Location: University Library UL 1126
February 27, 2017 | 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Who Gives A Craft?, March 2, 2017▼
Join us as we create community through crafting! This is our first venture... join us as we learn to crochet!
Location: Cavanaugh Hall CA325
March 2, 2017 | 03:00 PM to 05:00 PM
The Sabbatical Speaker Series presents Susan Shepherd: We are here! Counteracting Stigma in the Kenyan Deaf Community, March 3, 2017▼
We are here! Counteracting Stigma in the Kenyan Deaf Community
Deaf individuals in Kenya are marginalized and denied their basic human rights. How do traditional beliefs affect attitudes and how can this be addressed? Activist research addresses counteracting stigma and issues of empowerment, identity and access to education, healthcare, and employment in the Kenyan Deaf community.
Location: Campus Center, room 405
March 3, 2017 | 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM