The Graduate College

Workshops for Graduate Students

Please see the list of workshops below (organized by month). All of the listed events will take place virtually. Note that at the bottom of the page, we also have information about opportunities offered by other areas across campus.

January 2022


Introduction to Blackboard for Graduate Teaching Assistants / Instructors
Date: Tuesday, January 11
Time: 3:30 - 5:00pm
Presenter: David Whitehead

Foundational Leadership Skills of Graduate Students That Impact Employability
Date: Thursday, January 20
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter: Dr. Karlin Burks

Grade Center Basics for Graduate Teaching Assistants / Instructors
Date: Friday, January 21
Time: 3:30 - 5:00pm
Presenter: Tina McKinnie
 
 

February 2022


Introduction to Blackboard for Graduate Teaching Assistants / Instructors
Date: Tuesday, February 1
Time: 11:00am - 12:30pm
Presenter: David Whitehead
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Being an Effective Advocate for Others
  
Date: Monday, February 7
Time: 4:00 - 5:00pm
Presenter: Dr. Jacqueline Roebuck Sakho          
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Grade Center Basics for Graduate Teaching Assistants / Instructors
Date: Friday, February 11
Time: 11:00am - 12:30pm
Presenter: Tina McKinnie
REGISTER HERE

How to Prepare for a Job in Academia
   
Date: Thursday, February 17
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter: Dr. Faisal Alkaabneh
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International Students: Process for Applying for Faculty Positions  
           
Date: Monday, February 28
Time: 4:00 - 5:00pm
Presenter: Dr. Ahmad Patooghy             
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March 2022


Balancing Life and Education/Career 
     
Date: Thursday, March 3
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter: Dr. Joy Kennedy
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Process for Applying for Faculty Positions 
           
Date: Monday, March 14
Time: 4:00 - 5:00pm 
Presenter: Dr. Zahra Fazli Khalaf
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Managing Time and Priorities 
   
Date: Monday, March 21
Time: 4:00 - 5:00pm
Presenter: Dr. Eduardo Guimaraes Minuci
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Developing a Career in Academia 
Date: Monday, March 28
Time: 4:00 - 5:00pm
Presenter: Dr. Zaira Estrada-Reyes   
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Topic TBA
Date: Thursday, March 31
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm 
Presenter: Dr. Farr Niere
             
 

April 2022


Data Analysis Software (SAS, Stata, R, etc)
      
Date: Monday, April 4
Time: 4:00 - 5:00pm     
Presenter: Dr. John N. Ng'ombe 
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Cultural Competence in Professional Settings
     
Date: Thursday, April 7
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter: Dr. Jennifer Mendoza Beasley
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Overcoming Frustration During Your PhD/MS Journey
    
Date: Thursday, April 14
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm 
Presenter: Dr. Md Monzurul Alam             
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Working with an Academic Supervisor on Publications   
Date: Thursday, April 21
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm         
Presenter: Dr. Mohammad Hashemi Joo    
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Additional Events from Other Campus Resource Areas: 


Please also take a look at opportunities from the following resource areas: