Carnegie Mellon University

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Make the Case for Your Research (Novelty Moves) 

Writing a Cover Letter 

Structuring Your Technical Paper (IMRD) 

Improving Writing Flow (Known New) 

Designing PowerPoint Slides

Writing a Personal Statement 

Writing a Related Works Section 

  

Cover Letter

Writing an Effective Resume

Buzz Words for Your Resume

Writing Professional Emails

Concision Strategies

 

Personal Statement/Statement of Purpose

Academic Cover Letter

Research Statement

Teaching Philosophy

Diversity Statement

Make the Case for Your Research

 

Paraphrasing: Engaging with Source Texts in Your Writing (Video)

Using Direct Quotations

Citation Styles

Writing a Related Works Section

Effective Note Taking

 

Structuring Your Technical Paper (IMRD)

Make the Case for Your Research (Novelty Moves)

Simplifying Complex Writing (Known New)

Designing Effective Tables

Academic Phrases for your Introduction Section

Bottom Line Up Front 

 

Improving Writing Flow (Known New)

Concision Strategies

When to Use Commas

Choosing "a," "an," or "the"

Starter Phrases for Academic Writing

Bottom Line Up Front  

 

Designing PowerPoint Slides 

Designing Scientific Posters

Presenting Your Research Poster

Presentation Strategies

 

Structuring Your Technical Paper (IMRD) 

Structuring Your Introduction (Novelty Moves)

Bottom Line Up Front

Thesis & Topic Sentences

"Building" a Thesis Statement 

Structuring your Related Work Section

Structuring an Email 

 

PowerPoint Slide Design

Scientific Poster Design

Document Design

Table Design

Presenting Likert Data

 

Team Communication Part I

Team Communication Part II handout and worksheet