The Graduate Center and the Graduate and Professional Student Council are extending the registration deadline to 11:59 PM, March 16, 2020. Learn more about Grad Slam and sign up at the Grad Slam website.
New "Career Forward Sprint" program to help students learn about and prepare for careers beyond academia
Interested in careers outside of academia? This program is for you. Led by the Graduate College's PhD Career Counselor, Joel Muraco, the Career Forwrad Sprint program will help students learn about and prepare for positions outside of the academy. Read on for full description.
The Graduate Center and Postdoctoral Affairs lounge will be closed starting Monday, February 3, until renovations to create offices for the Graduate College's PhD Career Counselor and Office of Diversity and Inclusion are complete.
The Graduate Center's main workshop room and back offices will remain open during this time.
UPDATE: March 26 Workshop is Zoom only
University of Arizona students, staff, faculty, and postdocs are welcome to attend the upcoming AAUW Leadership Luncheon. It is a great opportunity to learn leadership insights from one of the top management and leadership educators, and is a fantastic event to continue building one's professional network. Questions about the event can be directed to Laurie Sheldon, University of Arizona doctoral student and AAUW Fellow: firstname.lastname@example.org.
SPECIAL LUNCHEON with DR. BARRY POSNER
Preparing for Faculty Job Applications Series Spring 2020 - Full schedule and registration links available
Getting ready for the academic and higher education job market can be daunting, but knowing the application process and strategies for putting your application together definitely make it easier. The Office of Instruction and Assessment, the Graduate Center, Think Tank, Postdoctoral Affairs, and the Graduate and Professional Student Council are proud to host our Spring 2020 Preparing for Faculty Job Applications Series. Attendees will learn about key aspects of faculty job applications and ways to make their materials as strong as possible.
Quick Information about the Series
The Writing Skills Improvement Program (WSIP), the Think Tank, the Graduate and Professional Student Council, and the Graduate Center are pleased to announce the Spring 2020 ABD to PhD Dissertation Writing Workshop Series. The purpose of the series is to provide writing support for ABD students and discuss shared concerns about the dissertation process. Students can participate in person or online (in-person seats are reserved for dissertating students).
Spring 2020 Schedule
The Graduate Center will be closed December 17 through January 14 for Winter Break and University Closure. We will reopen on January 15, 2020.
The Graduate Center will have amended hours on November 22 and 25. The building will open an hour later than usual: 9 AM to 5 PM.