Writing and Presentation Tips

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One of the tenets of TRI’s mission is training, and that includes providing guidance and feedback on students’ academic writing and research presentations. These are some helpful resources and style guides, and you can always contact the TRI office directly with questions. 

TRI bulletin authors should refer to these detailed guidelines:

 

Reading Strategies

Writing

At Yale
Proposals and Manuscripts

When should you start writing? Now!

Some brief overviews …

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Blogposts

Presenting

Posters
  • Zen Faulkes. Better Posters blog. Academic conference posters are often ugly, with tiny text, confusing layouts, and dubious colour schemes. Better Posters is about making posters informative and beautiful.
  • Colin Purrington. Designing conference posters. A poster allows you to more personally interact with the people who are interested in your topic. If all text is kept to a minimum (500-1000 words), a person could fully read your poster in 5–10 minutes
Talks

Grammar and Style