Carnegie Mellon University

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A

Academic Cover Letter

Academic Phrases

Applying to Grad School

Applying to Grad School (Law)

Applying to Grad School (Medical)

Appropriate Articles

Argumentative Essays

B

BLUF and Topic Sentences (Hook Your Reader)

Body Language (Presentations)

Buzz Words for your Resume



C

Choosing the Right Article (A, An, The)

Citation Styles

Comma Rules

Common Academic Phrases

Concision Strategies

Conference Presentation Strategies

Conference Poster Presentation

Cover Letter

Creating Effective Tables and Charts

D

Direct Quotations

Diversity Statement

Data Visualization

Designing Effective PowerPoint Presentations

Designing  Effective Research Posters

Designing Effective Tables

Direct Writing

E

ECE Introducing Research (Handout)

Effective Tables

Email Communication Principles

Email Structure

Executive Summaries

G

Grad School Application Essay

H

Hook Your Reader

I

Improving Writing Flow (Known-New)

IMRD (Structuring your Report/Article)

IMRD with Examples (Structuring your Report/Article)

Introducing Your Research

K

Known-New (Improving Writing Flow)

L

Language for Academic Writing

Law School Statement of Purpose

Lexical Bundles (Academic Phrases)

Literature Review Handout

Likert Data

M

Make the Case for Your Research

Medical School Statement of Purpose

N

Novelty Moves (Introducing Research)

Note-Taking 

O

Old-New (Known-New)

Oral Qualifying Exams

Our Philosophy on Grammar and Error

P

Paraphrasing and Direct Quotations

Paraphrasing and Plagiarism

Paraphrasing Spectrum

Parthenon with Thesis Statements

Personal Statement

PowerPoint

Presentation Strategies

Presenting Posters

Presenting Likert Data

Professional Emails



Q

Quotations (Direct Quotations)

R

Research Article Format

Research Statement

Research Posters

Responding to Revise & Resubmit

Resume Buzzwords

Resume Tips

Reverse Outline

S

Scientific Poster Design

Shorten Your Writing

Starter Phrases for Academic Writing

Structure of an Email

Structuring Your Introduction

Structuring Your Report

Subject Verb Separation

T

Tables and Charts

Taking Notes

Teaching Philosophy

Team Communication Part I

Team Communication Part II handout and worksheet

Thesis Statement Parthenon

Thesis and Topic Sentences

Tips for Writing Your Resume

Topic Sentences with BLUF

Transfer Essay

V

Viewer Friendly Research Poster

Visualizing Data

Visual Design for Documents

Visual Design for PowerPoints

Visual Design for Research Posters

W

Writing Academic Starter Phrases

Writing Professional Emails

Writing Your Resume