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Writing X Tech: Stylish Academic Writing

Apr 18 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Free


How to Reach More Readers While Still Looking Smart

Helen Sword, Director, Centre for Learning and Research in Higher Education, University of Auckland

Professor Helen Sword, author of Stylish Academic Writing and The Writer’s Diet, debunks the myth that “serious” academic writing must be wooden, wordy, and dull. Come learn the latest tips for making your academic writing as stylish as it is substantive.

Turnitin Writing X Tech ( #writingxtech ) kicks off April 18 with a five-day virtual conference featuring webcasts on “The Writing Mindset” and how thinking differently about writing can engage students and set them up for success. K-12 educators, college instructors and students can pick from nine different webcasts offered for free April 18-22, 2016.