Career and Professional Development

Career and Professional Development

  • Career and Professional Development

    You are more than a graduate student. After completing your degree, you must be prepared to confidently venture into competitive academic programs or professional work environments. Join us for our Professional Wednesday career and professional development series.

Schedule

  • Spring 2021 Schedule

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    January 27 | Strategize Your Job Search Using Relevant & Reliable Sources
    February 10 | Netiquette & Etiquette
    February 24 | Letters of Recommendation – Who? Why? When?
    March 3 | Diversity & Inclusion
    March 24 | Preparing Materials for the Academic Job Market
    April 7 | Interviewing Techniques & Salary Negotiation
    April 21 | Need Funding? Here’s How…

    ***Sessions are held on Wednesdays from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. CST via Zoom
    ***All sessions recorded and posted here

  • Fall 2020 Schedule

    Wednesday, 9/2 – Now You’re in Grad School View Presentation.

    Wednesday, 9/9 – Academic Wellness View Presentation..

    Wednesday, 9/23 – How to Read as a Graduate Student View Presentation.

    Wednesday, 10/14 – Write Now – Resume, Vitae, & Cover Letter Tips & Tricks View Presentation.

    Wednesday, 10/21 – Let’s Get Personal – Crafting a Winning Personal Statement View Presentation.

    Wednesday, 11/4 – Study Skills View Presentation.

    Wednesday, 11/18 – Overcoming Test Anxiety & Writer’s Block View Presentation.