Tip of the Week: How to Handle Blank Pages in Templates
If you've chosen a template from the gallery for your thesis or dissertation, you might be wondering what to do with all those blank pages. As it turns out, those blank pages have a purpose. The default setting for many books (and many thesis templates) is two-sided, with each chapter opening on a right-hand-side page.
To get rid of these empty pages, just add the just add the
oneside option (or alternatively, the
openany option) to your document class declaration.