Improving your Academic Writing Habits (via Webinar)

Date & Time

Tuesday, 25 September 2018
10:00 to 11:00



Offered by

Graduate Pathways to Success and the Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication

Registration Opens

Monday, 17 September 2018 - 9:00am

Join writing specialists from the Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication for a webinar in which we will discuss:

  • developing good writing and reading habits
  • managing time on your writing projects
  • finding and using resources at UBC and online that will support your writing
  • strategies for keeping motivated, including working in peer writing groups

Come prepared with questions, as we will include time for Q&A at the end.


Patty A. Kelly is the Program Manager for the Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication. Patty received her PhD in English (SFU, 2013), with a specialty in rhetoric and writing. Her approach to teaching scholarly communication comes from rhetorical genre theory and writing-in-the-disciplines pedagogy. Patty collaborates with the campus community to deliver writing services and programs that enhance scholarly communication for all UBC members.

Registration Information

Registration opens on Monday, September 17 at 9:00am.

Priority will be given to UBC graduate students registered in the current academic session. After registering, you will receive confirmation and additional event details within 2 business days at the e-mail associated with your account. If you experience any difficulty using the online registration tool, please e-mail us at


If you have a disability or medical condition that may affect your full participation in the event, please email, 604-827-4578, well in advance of the event.