6 Small Lessons from Writing My Thesis

The act of writing can be an educational experience of its own.

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As I muscle through the first draft of my master’s thesis, I find myself coming back to a lot of the writing lessons I learned as an undergraduate. I was at first afraid that I would struggle to flesh out each ensuing chapter of my thesis after the literature review, but the process has been…




Here’s some fun etymology. “Thesis” comes from the Greek θέσις, meaning “something put forth”. As a word nerd, I wanted to pick something suitable for a writer to call this journey into creating a thesis that embodies Integrated Design & Media.

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Leigh Fisher

Leigh Fisher

Writer and poet from Neptune. Instructional designer in NYC. Grad student at @NYUTandon studying Integrated Digital Media.

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