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Week of 4/27: Monday & Tuesday only
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professional development workshops

Professional Development for Graduate Students

The Center for Graduate Life supports the success of graduate students from all disciplines by providing numerous academic and career professional development workshops. These graduate student professional development workshops are developed with the Graduate School's five core competencies in mind:  Communication, Leadership, Teaching & Instruction, Personal & Professional Growth and Advancement, and Research & Scholarly Inquiry. All enrolled graduate students are encouraged to add value to their degrees by attending these free workshops.

Students are also encouraged to attend the various other workshops sponsored by our campus partners.

Download the current Professional Development catalog.

Workshop Categories & Registration Date/Time Location Presenter

Communications (Oral & Written)

Professional Communications Support for Grad Students (Appointment Required) Each Tuesday, 5:30-6:30 Cone 268 Maryalicia Johnson, MBA
Summer Dissertation Boot Camp May 12-15, 9:30-3:30 Cone 268 See description
Dissertation Day:  Working with your Chair and Committee May 22, 10:00-4:30 Cone 268 See description
       

Leadership Skills

More workshops - coming soon      
       

Teaching and Instruction (Training)

New Graduate Teaching Assistant Training Aug. 21, 9:00-12:30 CHHS 155 Various
       

Research, Ethics & Scholarly Inquiry

Endnote Workshops for Grad Students - sponsored Atkins Library Ongoing See schedule Beth Scarborough, MLIS
       

Personal & Professional Growth and Advancement

Monday Mindfulness Sessions Each Monday, 11-12 Cone 268 Ms. Cara Blevins
       

Professional Science Master's and Other Special Topics

More workshops - coming soon      
       

Academic Courses and Public Lectures

GRAD 6020/8020 Transferable Skills for Career Success Each Semester Cone 268 Dr. Dipti Patel-Misra
GRAD 8990 - Academic Integrity Module Via Moodle Online Graduate School
GRAD 8001/6001 - Teaching at the University Level Each Semester Cone 268 Dr. Judith Krauss
GRAD 8010/6010 - Graduate Level Writing for International Students Each Semester Cone 268 Dr. Lisa Russell-Pinson
GRAD 8002/6002 - Responsible Conduct of Research Each Semester See schedule Dr. Jo Ann Lee, Dr. Glenn Boreman