• Center for Science and Engineering Partnership

A Career Journey from Neuroscience to Biology Education

Fri, Jan 19, 8:30 AM - 09:30 AM

As part of the Professional Development Series for postdocs and graduate students, Dr. Kimberly Tanner will share her knowledge and path towards working in the field of biology education. Dr. Tanner holds a PhD in Neuroscience from UCSF and is currently a faculty member in the Department of Biology at San Francisco State University.

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  • graduate student resource center

January 19 Lunch & Learn: Lindy Hop and Lasers

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Fri, Jan 19, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

Get in the 2018 frame of mind by feeding your stomach and your brain at the same time! For our ​January Lunch & Learn, you'll be treated to talks by graduate students in Global Studies and Materials -- all while enjoying free lunch. Sign up today!

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  • Capps Center for the Study of Ethics Religion and Public Life

Humanities as a Vocation: Career Paths Beyond the Blackboard

Fri, Jan 19, 2:00 PM - 05:00 PM

What difference can one person make? How do you prepare for a career that uses your passions? Join the Walter H. Capps Center for the Study of Ethics, Religion, and Public Life for an exciting conversation about the intellectual and practical aspects of identifying and pursuing the career of your dreams.

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  • graduate student resource center

Financial Literacy: Budgeting Basics

Thu, Jan 25, 1:00 PM - 02:00 PM

Are you concerned about managing your money while in graduate school? Learn some basics about how your values tie into approaches for understanding income sources, managing debt, saving, and investing. ​You'll also become familiar with resources and tools that improve your financial literacy and that can help you create a financial plan for during school and after graduation.

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  • instructional development

Discovering Your Teacher Identity

Thu, Jan 25, 3:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Whether you are a new or experienced TA, it is important to consider your “teacher identity” to help you justify your pedagogical choices and deal with unexpected challenges. In this workshop, you will explore your own experiences as a student and TA in ways that will help you understand why you teach the way you teach.

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