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When, Why, and How to Improve your Writing Style

Looking for ways to better engage your readers? Feeling confident about your written content but less so about your form? Wishing you knew how to make your writing more clear, coherent, and concise? This workshop—appropriate for writers across disciplines--will focus on when, why, and how to write with attention to style. We’ll discuss strategies for recognizing where your writing could be improved, methods for finding stylistic models to emulate, and exercises—both quick and sustained—you can perform during your revision process.

Quick Bytes: Writing Stellar Fellowship Applications

Working on fellowship applications this quarter? Facing a looming NSF or NIH deadline, or just want to get a jump start on future applications? Get a just-in-time overview of general principles and best practices for writing stellar fellowship applications from a Hume Center writing expert.

Zandra L. Jordan, director, Hume Center for Writing and Speaking

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Quick Bytes: Writing Stellar Fellowship Applications

Working on fellowship applications this quarter? Facing a looming NSF or NIH deadline, or just want to get a jump start on future applications? Get a just-in-time overview of general principles and best practices for writing stellar fellowship applications from a Hume Center writing expert.

Zandra L. Jordan, director, Hume Center for Writing and Speaking

Find Zandra on LinkedIn

Stanford StoryLab

The Stanford Storytelling Project wants to help Stanford students, faculty and staff learn the craft of storytelling, Open to all students regardless of majors and experience, you can meet StoryLab

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