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Discovery Workshops

Spring 2013

The Spring 2013 Discovery Workshop series will be offered through April 25. Learn about resources to plan, support and communicate your research. Undergraduate and graduate students may attend. You must RSVP at least 48h before each session. Questions can be directed to discovery@uh.edu. Attend a webinar or face-to-face workshop to collect your Cougar Trading Cards.

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PLAN YOUR RESEARCH

Research Project Management and Responsible Conduct of Research

View Resources and Archive for 01/31/13 Webinar.

COLLECT YOUR INFORMATION RESOURCES

Resources to Support your Research in Humanities and Social Sciences

View Resources and Archive for 02/07/13 Webinar.

Resources to Support your Research in Science, Engineering & Computing

View Resources and Archive for 02/14/13 Webinar.

Resources to Support your Research in Business

View Resources and Archive for 02/21/13 Webinar.

Conducting Research Using Surveys and Focus Groups

View Resources and Archive for 02/28/13 Workshop.

Workshops in March

ORGANIZE YOUR INFORMATION RESOURCES

Tools to Manage your References (EndNote Web & RefWorks)

Simplify your research process and keep track of your information resources. Learn how to create in-text citations and reference lists automatically.
1:00 - 2:30 pm, Tuesday, Mar 19
Face-to-Face | Room 10F, MD Anderson Library

Cite It Right for Academic Writing

Learn the importance of using different citation styles and how to effectively incorporate sources in papers to avoid plagiarism.
1:00 - 2:30 pm, Thursday, Mar 21
Face-to-Face | Room 10F, MD Anderson Library

COMMUNICATE YOUR RESEARCH

Writing Effective Research Reports, Pt. 1 & Pt. 2

Develop proper techniques for writing successful research papers and reports.
Part 1 - 1:00 - 2:30 pm, Thursday, Mar 28
Part 2 - 1:00 - 2:30 pm, Thursday, Apr 4

Face-to-Face | Room 238, Classroom & Business Building (UH Writing Center)

Writing Effective Abstracts

Create the components os an effective and succinct abstract for conference presentation.
1:00 - 2:30 pm, Thursday, Apr 11
Face-to-Face | Room 238, Classroom & Business Building (UH Writing Center)

Developing Effective PowerPoint Presentations

Learn three simple rules for creating presentations that work in harmony with the way people really think and learn.
ARCHIVE | Visit our website for the video link and helpful materials.

Developing Effective Poster Presentations

Create effective research and design posters for presentation. Go beyond templates to use the poster medium more effectively.
1:00 - 2:30 pm, Thursday, Apr. 25
Face-to-Face | 112N Cougar Village (Learning Support Services)