Effective Interviewing in Multiple Career Pathways for Graduate Students and Postdocs Panel Discussion
- February 3, 2017
- Student Union Memorial Center, Ventana Room
- 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
- Reception to follow the panel discussion
The four speaker panel representing multiple sectors will share best practices for interviewing with a focus on strategies for individuals with or pursuing graduate and professional degrees.
A memo from the Responsible Conduct of Research Program on their spring 2017 workshop schedule
Date: January 25, 2017
From: Scott Pryor
Training & Education Program Manager Research, Discovery & Innovation firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject: Responsible Conduct of Research Workshop Schedule, Spring 2017
Stress Management for Graduating Graduate Students Brown Bag Series
Spring 2017 Workshop schedule
RSVP is not required. Feel free to bring your lunch (Note: Only home-made and Student Union food allowed). Open to all graduate students and postdocs.
Workshop #1: Just Getting Things Done (and Getting Out of Here)
Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 11:00am – 12:00pm
Student Union Presidio Room
From ABD to PhD Spring 2017 Workshop Series
Purpose: Provide writing support for ABD (all but dissertated) students; discuss shared concerns about the dissertation process; and introduce strategies to facilitate writing. All participants should come prepared to write and work collaboratively with students from across diverse disciplines. Coffee, tea, water, and light snacks will be provided, as will pens and ruled notepads.
The registration form for Grad Slam is open through February 10, 2017. Grad Slam is a campus-wide competition for the best 3-minute graduate student presentation of a research or creative project. It is an excellent opportunity for students to enhance their communication skills and is an effective way of showcasing to the UA community and the public the innovative research and creative work associated with graduate education at the UA. All disciplines are encouraged to participate. All talks must be live oral presentations.
Looking to teach in higher education? The "Faculty Job Applications" Workshop Series this January and February can help with that!
Looking to enter the professoriate after graduation or just want to know how to best leverage your skills in higher education fields? The "Preparing for Faculty Job Applications" Workshop Series facilitated by the Office of Instruction and Assessment can help you develop key parts of your application and get you acquainted with the best practices for applying for faculty positions.
Looking for a venue at which to present your research or creative work to the public? Apply for GPSC Student Showcase. Student Showcase is the largest and one of the longest running exhibition of student research and creative work on campus. Participants have the opportunity to do poster presentations of their work for the public and a chance to win cash prizes and other recognition.
The UA Think Tank, in collaboration with campus partners, is proud to host another series of workshops for graduate students. Covering a variety of topics, these workshops provide quick tips, resources, and strategies to help students be successful during their studies at the UA. The location of the workshops for Spring 2017 is at La Aldea Graduate Residence Hall. La Aldea is located at 825 E 5th Street, near Euclid and 6th Street.
Please see the schedule of workshops below.
Data science aka Big Data is a burgeoning field, often crossing disciplinary boundaries and leading to exciting projects and innovations. The Data Incubator Fellowship program helps individuals hone and develop skills to be effective contributors or users of data science, and it's all free. Read the message from Michael Li, a postdoc from Cornell University, to learn more about the Data Incubator Fellowship.