March 10 Lunch & Learn: St. Alban & Satellites

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Join us for the last Lunch & Learn event of the quarter, featuring talks by graduate students in English and Electrical & Computer Engineering. Come enjoy free lunch and a chance to socialize with and learn from graduate students across the campus.

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Last Finding Funding workshop for winter quarter

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Be sure to attend the next Finding Funding workshop on Thursday March 2, where the Funding Peer Advisor will share about campus and external funding sources and help you determine simple next steps so you are always in the loop about funding opportunities throughout the year!

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February 24 workshop on interview preparation

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During an interview, you need to be confident, articulate, and able to quickly think on your feet. Luckily, these are skills that you can practice in advance. Instead of freaking out the week before your interview, ​join us on February 24 to get a leg up on the competition.

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Upcoming presentation and communication skills workshop series

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Our ​presentation and communication workshops will help you hone your Grad Slam ​talk and also be an effective communicator in any setting. We'll cover topics such as using acting techniques to improve your delivery, ​telling your research story, and designing beautiful slides to support your talk.

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Graduate Writers' Room reopens on January 17

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Do you need a productive, quiet environment where you can really get things done? Come write alongside your fellow grad students in the Graduate Writers' Room, featuring comfortable seating, snacks, and the best free coffee on campus!

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Workshop on academic publishing: November 14

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Academic publishing has changed significantly in recent years, and it's important for researchers to understand the publishing landscape and their options within it. Join the Library's Sherri L. Barnes for a lunchtime brown bag info session covering a wide range of topics on scholarly publishing.

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Come network with employers at Grad Student Career Mixer on April 19

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Do you ever wish you could talk with employers who only want to speak with graduate students? Well now is your chance! Join us for the first-ever Graduate Student Career Mixer to connect with employers specifically seeking to recruit graduate students and junior scholars for job and internship opportunities.

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Mark your calendars for the 2017 Grad Slam competition

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The 2017 Grad Slam competition is just a month away! Mark your calendars to come out and support your friends and colleagues as they share their research in a memorable 3-minute pitch. The competition runs from April 10-21, and the preliminary round schedule is now posted!

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February 24 workshop on crafting your Grad Slam pitch

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Attention Grad Slam participants! Want to get a leg up on the competition? Join us for an interactive 2-hour workshop designed to help you boil down the basic ideas of your research, ​package them in an accessible way, and ​present them​ confidently and concisely.

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February 23 workshop on using video to promote your research

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Videos are one of the most powerful and popular tools to share information, so why not make one ​about your research? This workshop led by Jai Ranganathan ​​will teach you how to produce videos with compelling storylines about your research. All you need is a smartphone!

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Finding Funding workshops on February 7 and 15

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Are you in the hunt for some money? You can start the search any time. Come to a Finding Funding Workshop this month. If you've attended before, there may be a couple of new things to learn about, including loan forgiveness programs, graduate status eligibility, and a new funding database.

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January 20 Lunch & Learn: Fish and Faith

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Join us for our first Lunch & Learn event of 2017, featuring talks by graduate students in Environmental Science & Management and Religious Studies. Enjoy free lunch while learning about cool research!

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