SAGE Writing Retreat — Jan 31-Feb 1, 9:30 am – 5 pm

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Dear SAGE Community,

SAGE is hosting another writing retreat on Sat-Sun, Jan 31- Feb 1, 2015 at the UBC First Nations Longhouse (1985 West Mall) from 9:30 am – 5:00 pm each day. This writing retreat is open to graduate students only and those who are engaged in Indigenous research.

Dr. Jo-ann Archibald will be the faculty mentor for this writing session. She will be available to meet with individuals who want to discuss their writing projects and/or research.

The purposes of this writing retreat are to provide dedicated time for writing, an opportunity to share ideas with others, and an opportunity to get feedback about writing questions. The writing project is participant’s choice.

The agenda includes:

January 31, 2015

9:30 – 10:00 am: Group discussion session. Share writing goals for the weekend

10:00 am – 12:00 noon: Individual writing time. Individuals may schedule time with Jo-ann to discuss writing questions

12:00 – 1:00 pm: Lunch will be provided

1:00 – 5:00 pm. Individual writing time

Feb 1, 2015

9:30 am  – 12:30 pm: Individual writing time. Individuals may schedule time with Jo-ann to discuss writing questions

12:30 – 1:30 pm: Lunch will be provided

1:30 – 2:00 pm: Group discussion. Sharing writing achievements

2:00 – 5:00 pm: Individual writing time.

The SAGE writing retreat is free and refreshments and lunch will be provided each day. Participants may use their own lap top computer or use computers available in the Longhouse.

Registration is required. Please RSVP no later than January 23rd, for catering and preparation purposes: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/sage-writing-retreat-tickets-15216213103

If you register and cannot attend, send a note to grad.sage@ubc.ca at least 3 days before the retreat.

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