Composing the All-Important Cover Letter

The cover letter is where you can make the clearest, most direct case for how you are the most qualified candidate for an academic position. This workshop will introduce you to effective structures and strategies in cover letter writing. Participants will have a chance to look at and discuss sample letters, and do some drafting/revising of their own.

Sec. 1 Friday 9/20, 2:00 PM-3:3o PM

Sec. 2 Tuesday, 10/1 4:00 PM-5:30 PM

Sec. 3 Tuesday, 10/29 4:00 PM-5:30 PM

To register for this workshop: Please click on your desired section above which will take you to the Office of Human Resources’ online registration system. You will receive an email confirmation from the UW-Madison Writing Center once the registration goes through.