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ESP/CRSP Spring 2020 Schedule of Workshops and Activities

First-time undergraduate researchers must attend the four Group I workshops. Returning researchers must complete four workshops from Group II. If you have already completed all of the Group I and II workshops and do not wish to participate in them again please contact Prof. Hamid Norouzi, undergraduateresearch@citytech.cuny.eduSUBJECT Line: workshop alternatives, to discuss alternate activities to fulfill this requirement.

Group I: Mandatory Workshops for first time participants

Workshops Date and Time Location
Workshop I: Writing Abstracts for Research Projects
Prof. Samar ElHitti and Prof. Rebecca Mazumdar
Thursday, February 27
1:00 – 2:00 PM &
4:00 – 5:00 PM

1-2 PM (A-105),
4-5 PM (Namm 119)
Workshop I: Advancing Library Research Techniques
Prof. Anne Leonard and Prof. Monica Berger
Thursday, March 19
1:00 – 2:00 PM &
4:00 – 5:00 PM

Library Building 540
(entrance on 4th floor, library)
Workshop I: Developing and Delivering Effective Research Presentations
Prof. Diana Mincyte and Prof. Sean P. MacDonald
Thursday, March 26
1:00 – 2:00 PM &
4:00 – 5:00 PM

Prof. Diana Mincyte, 1-2 PM (LG30),
Prof. Sean P. MacDonald, 4-5 PM (Namm 119)
Workshop I: Designing a Research Poster Presentation
Prof. Amanda L. Almond
Thursday, April 2
1:00 – 2:00 PM &
4:00 – 5:00 PM

1-2 PM (LG30),
4-5 PM (Namm 119)

Group II: Advanced workshops for returning participants – please attend 4 different workshops

Workshops Date and Time Location
Workshop II: Advanced Writing Abstracts for Research Projects
Prof. Samar ElHitti and Prof. Rebecca Mazumdar
Thursday, March 12
1:00 – 2:00 PM &
4:00 – 5:00 PM
1-2 PM (TBD),
4-5 PM (G604)
Workshop II: ePortfolios for Academic and Career Advancement
iTEC
Thursday, March 19
1:00 – 2:00 PM &
4:00 – 5:00 PM
General Building 606
Workshop II: How to Write a Personal Statement
Prof. Tamrah D. Cunningham and Prof. Reneta D. Lansiquot
Thursday, March 26
1:00 – 2:00 PM &
4:00 – 5:00 PM
A-105
Workshop I/II: Getting Your Poster into Academic Works
Prof. Monica Berger
Thursday, April 21
11:00 – 12:00 PM &
4:00 – 5:00 PM
Library e-classroom L540
(Bring your own laptops)
Workshop II: Writing Effective Cover and Thank You letters
Prof. Joseph Jeyaraj
Thursday, April 23
1:00 – 2:00 PM &
4:00 – 5:00 PM
A-105

Group I & II: Optional workshops

Workshops Date and Time Location
Workshop I& II: Graduate School Workshop
Profs. Monica Berger and Nora Almeida
Monday, April  20
2:00 – 3:00 PM
Library 540 (eClassroom)