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

Designing Research Posters

Direct Writing

E

ECE Introducing Research (Handout)

Effective Tables

Email Communication Principles

Email Structure

Examples of IMRD (Structuring your Report /Article)

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 Plagarism

Paraphrasing Spectrum

Parthenon with Thesis Statements

Personal Statement

Plagarism

PowerPoint

Presentation Strategies

Presenting Posters

Presenting Research Posters at Conferences

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

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