Multilingual Writing at the Doctoral Level: Aspects and Approaches
In this webinar, we discuss some of the specific challenges multilingual writers may have when working on a doctoral capstone as well as possible practical solutions for you as committee members to help address these issues. We break down the challenges into four categories: psycho-affective/emotional issues, behavioral issues, rhetorical issues, and social issues.
Top 10 APA Headaches of Walden Writers
This session covers the most common APA errors of Walden students, with tips for addressing them in feedback. Participants also share their own top errors and strategies for coaching students toward APA compliance.
Helping Students Transition From Coursework to Capstone
Doctoral capstone documents, such as dissertations or doctoral or project studies, present unique challenges to student writers. Although their coursework prepares them for these challenges, there are new skills and approaches students will need to complete this longer, higher-stakes writing project. In this webinar, Writing Center staff members outline skills, resources, and strategies for preparing for the writing challenges of a capstone, with advice on how committees and other faculty can support students in acquiring them.