Online Workshops


Here you will find a constantly growing list of online workshops to help you excel in your graduate career. In addition, make sure to take a look at the on-campus workshops that we offer, because many of the on-campus workshops also have an online workshop you can attend. Check back on this page often for new videos.


Thesis and Dissertation Formatting Workshop

Learn and practice some formatting tips and tricks in Microsoft Word to help make the process of formatting your thesis/dissertation easier.

Navigating the U.S. Classroom Workshop

This workshop, designed for international Graduate Teaching Assistants, focuses on navigating cultural differences in the U.S. classroom and communicating effectively with American undergraduate students.

Achieving Progress over Procrastination

Having a hard time staying focused to complete your thesis/dissertation? Take a look at this video for help on overcoming procrastination and using your time more effectively.

Overcoming Frustration while Writing

Do you know how to deal with frustration in a healthy way? Take a look at this video to find ways to get through frustration and increase your productivity.

Productive Writing Environment

Take a look at this video for tips on how to create a space that will increase your productivity. This video is for anyone looking to improve their writing space.

Creating and Working from a Dissertation Outline

Learn how to design an outline that will make help you while writing your thesis/dissertation.

Setting and Achieving Goals while Writing

An effective way to get writing done on a regular basis is to define specific goals to accomplish. This video will help you determine what goals are reasonable with your lifestyle and help you become a more effective writer by following the goals you set.

Avoiding Burnout

Watch this video to learn how to create a work/life balance that will provide you with the space and motivation to continue working on your thesis/dissertation and complete your degree.

If you are interested in topics that you don't see on this page, please send us an email with your suggestions. graduate.studies@uta.edu