“Writing for Publication” Workshop by Emily Austin Thrush (USA)

Presentation “Writing for Publication” and a follow-up workshop on the principles of clear research writing (10 April 2019). The presenter will show information from research on the differences in the writing style of non-native speakers of English that may influence decisions by editors and peer reviewers. This research points to specific steps writers can take to make their writing better match the expectations of journal editors. The event will take place at the National University of Science and Technology MISIS (Moscow). Read More

Wiley Workshop: How to Publish Papers in High-Rating Journals and Make Them Quoted? (19 March, 2019), NUST MISiS

This event will take place at National University of Science and Technology MISIS: Moscow, Leninsky pr., 4. Publication of research results in peer-reviewed scientific journals is one of the most pressing problems in science today. At the same time, the number of publications of Mongolian scientists in international journals still lags behind world figures, as well as citations. Read More


Call for Proposals! 2nd International Conference Academic Writing in a Global World: Current Challenges and Future Perspectives


The Association of Academic Writing Experts “National Writing Centres Consortium” (NWCC) is inviting academic writing experts, directors of writing centers, writing mentors, editors and a wide range of passionate ESAP/ EAP/ERPP teachers to participate in the 2nd International conference Academic Writing in a Global World: Current Challenges and Future Perspectives that will take place at Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology in Moscow on October 17-19, 2019. Read More


Plan S: A Revolution in Open Access Publishing

One of the latest developments in Open Access publishing is the introduction of Plan S by a group of Research Funding Organizations associated with Science Europe, the European Commission, and the European Research Council. Our next webinar will help researchers understand the objectives behind Plan S and how this initiative will benefit the scientific research community. Read More


Summer Writing Workshop – “Between the Lines: Peace and the Writing Experience”

The University of Iowa’s International Writing Program (IWP) invites young Russian writers to apply to participate in a two-week summer cultural exchange program called Between the Lines (BTL). Three young writers from Russia will join 30 other students from all over the world and 10 American writers for a residency and workshop program in Iowa City on July 13-27, 2019All program activities will be in English and will include writing workshops, group and individual writing assignments, world literature seminars, cultural visits, and other local events. Read More

Publishing Your First Journal Article (February 28, 2019)

There is still time to register for the webinar, Publishing Your First Journal Article, presented by Amy Benson Brown, this Thursday, February 28, at 1 p.m. Pacific, 2 p.m. Mountain, 3 p.m. Central, 4 p.m. Eastern.

In this webinar you will learn how to:

  • Identify publishable arguments within your research
  • Define the contribution of your article to the field
  • Select appropriate journals for submission
  • Revise your article to increase its chance of acceptance in a specific journal

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