How to Write an IPE Paper

IPE students must know how to frame an interesting question, research alternative opinions, pose a clear and specific thesis, then support it effectively with argument and evidence.  The resources in this section of the IPE website are meant to help you develop successful writing and research skills.

The links to in the right column provide information about writing papers for all IPE classes and using the Chicago Style for references.  Specific information about the senior thesis and the thesis defense is also provided.