Texas Tech University

Graduate Workshops

Fall 2019 Graduate Workshop Schedule

For additional events in the department, please see our events page.

These workshops are run by and for the TTU Classics MA cohort, in conjunction with the Classics faculty.

2019-20 Workshop Coordinators: Alex Claman, Maurice Gonzales, Jessi Mellenthin.

FALL 2019

Expectations for Graduate School and Introduction to Texas Tech University Resources
When: Friday, Aug 23rd, 1:30-3pm
Location: FL 018
Description: Discussion of expectations for graduate school and a brief introduction to the Texas Tech University Resources. Includes a short tour of Library and coffee with the Classics faculty.

Choosing a Conference and Developing an Abstract
When: Monday, Sept 9th, 12pm
Location: FL 018

Acclimating to Graduate School
When: Monday, Sept 23rd, 12pm
Location: FL 018
Description: The workshop will discuss schedule/balance, Coursework, TA-ships, Professional Relationships and have an opportunity for open question and answer.

Abstract Round Table
When: Monday, Oct 7th, 12pm
Location: FL 018

Choosing Summer Opportunities and Study Abroad Funding
When: Monday, Oct 21st, 12pm
Location: FL 018

Internal Funding and External Funding
When: Monday, Nov 4th, 12pm
Location: FL 018

Professional and Pedagogical Development Opportunities
When: Monday, Nov 25th, 12pm
Location: FL 018


Dates, times, and location TBD

February – Thesis Planning

February – Panel on the writing process (in conjunction with Classics faculty)

March – Abstract Round Table or Conference Paper Presentations

March – PhD Application Process

April – Abstract Roundtable or Conference Paper Presentations

*All dates, times, and content subject to change based on needs of graduate cohort.

Classical Language & Literature Studies

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    CMLL Building, 2906 18th St, Lubbock, TX 79409
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