The Graduate College

Workshops for Graduate Students

Please see the list of Fall 2020 webinars below (organized by month). Also, at the bottom of the page, we have information about opportunities offered by other resources areas across campus.


Tuesday, September 15, 2020
10:00-11:00am
"Lessons Learned In the Major Professor-Graduate Student Relationship"
Presenter: Dr. Dhananjay Kumar
Series: Professional Development Expert Speaker Series (The Graduate College)
Core Competency Areas: Communication, Research, Career Development
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehabjdy5547cb79f


Thursday, September 24, 2020
11:00am-12:00pm
"Mentoring and Selecting a Mentor"
Presenter: Dr. Gowdy and Ms. Johnson-Taylor
Series: Graduate Research Engineer Identity Development Series (College of Engineering)
Core Competency Areas: Communication, Research, Career Development
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehcuvee3ce4c5bed


Thursday, October 1, 2020
11:00am-12:00pm
"Identity and Performance as a Researcher, Developing Research Engineer Identity, and Research Identity Mentoring"
Presenters: Drs. Ram, Teixeira-Poit, and Walton, and Ms. Johnson-Taylor
Series: Graduate Research Engineer Identity Development Series (College of Engineering)
Core Competency Areas: Communication, Research, Career Development
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehcuvee3ce4c5bed


Wednesday, October 7, 2020
10:00-11:00am
"Mentor Training for Graduate Students"
Presenter: Dr. Dhananjay Kumar
Series: Professional Development Expert Speaker Series (The Graduate College)
Core Competency Areas: Communication, Research, Career Development
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehabjdgk6e42b0f8


Thursday, October 8, 2020
11:00am-12:00pm
"Goals of Research, Basic Research Skills"
Presenter: Drs. Bhattarai and Yi
Series: Graduate Research Engineer Identity Development Series (College of Engineering)
Core Competency Area: Research
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehcuvee3ce4c5bed

 

Thursday, October 15, 2020
11:00am-12:00pm
"Identifying a Research Topic & Conducting Quality Research"
Presenter: Drs. Bhattarai and Yi
Unit Running Event: The College of Engineering
Core Competency Area: Research
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehcuvee3ce4c5bed


Thursday, October 22, 2020
11:00am-12:00pm
"Value of Networking for the Long-term, Barriers to Developing Your Network"
Presenter: Drs. Ram and Vogiatzis
Series: Graduate Research Engineer Identity Development Series (College of Engineering)
Core Competency Area: Communication, Career Development
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehcuvee3ce4c5bed 


Friday, October 23, 2020
11:00am-12:00pm
"Introduction to Data Processing and Data Analysis with SPSS"
Presenter: Dr. Yudan Wang
Series: Professional Development Expert Speaker Series (The Graduate College)
Core Competency Area: Research
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehc1sx8fea75feb6


Tuesday, October 27, 2020
12:00-1:00pm
"Managing Time and Priorities"
Presenter: Dr. Alesia Ferguson
Series: Professional Development Expert Speaker Series (The Graduate College)
Core Competency Area: Personal Development, Career Development
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehc1sxga9e355029


Thursday, October 29, 2020
3:00-4:00pm
"Understanding and Navigating Cultural Differences"
Presenter: Dr. Kumbirai Khosa
Series: Professional Development Expert Speaker Series (The Graduate College)
Core Competency Area: Global Awareness & Cultural Competency
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehc1tifd8edb6243


Thursday, October 29, 2020
11:00am-12:00pm
'Characteristics of an Effective Network, Building and Maintaining a Network"
Presenter: Drs. Ram and Vogiatzis
Series: Graduate Research Engineer Identity Development Series (College of Engineering)
Core Competency Area: Communication, Career Development
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehcuvee3ce4c5bed


Thursday, October 29, 2020
1:00-2:00pm
"Teaching: How to Keep Students Engaged"
Presenter: Dr. Grace Gowdy
Series: Professional Development Expert Speaker Series (The Graduate College)
Core Competency Area: Teaching
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehcuwdmj0c4d1e36

 


Thursday, November 5, 2020
11:00am-12:00pm
"
Career Preview & Preparation Talk by a Corporate / Federal Lab Researcher"
Presenter: TBD
Series: Graduate Research Engineer Identity Development Series (College of Engineering)
Core Competency Areas: Career Development, Research
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehcuvee3ce4c5bed 


Friday, November 6, 2020
11:30am-12:30pm
"Cultural Competency"
Presenter: Dr. Jennifer Dashiell-Shoffner
Series: Professional Development Expert Speaker Series (The Graduate College)
Core Competency Area: Global Awareness & Cultural Competency
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehc1tilo67e211fd


Thursday, November 12, 2020
11:00am-12:00pm
"Publishing Avenues, Tips for Writing Papers"
Presenter: Drs. Desai and Limbrick
Series: Graduate Research Engineer Identity Development Series (College of Engineering)
Core Competency Areas: Research, Communication
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehcuvee3ce4c5bed


Friday, November 13, 2020
2:00-3:00pm
"
How to Become a Professional"
Presenter: Dr. Chris Horne
Series: Professional Development Expert Speaker Series (The Graduate College)
Core Competency Areas: Career Development
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehc1tird8b7ebf76


Tuesday, November 17, 2020
4:00-5:00pm
"
Navigating the Ph.D. Process"
Presenter: Dr. Sharon Parker
Series: Professional Development Expert Speaker Series (The Graduate College)
Core Competency Area: Academic Success, Disciplinary Expertise
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehc1tiuo28d6a704


Wednesday, November 18, 2020
9:30-10:30am
"
Strategies for Developing and Maintaining Diverse Teams"
Presenter: Dr. Chantel Simpson
Series: Professional Development Expert Speaker Series (The Graduate College)
Core Competency Areas: Leadership & Management, Communication
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehc1tj002e62450a


Thursday, November 19, 2020
11:00am-12:00pm
"Writing Theses and Dissertations, Presenting Papers, and Defending Theses and Dissertations"
Presenter: Drs. Desai and Limbrick
Series: Graduate Research Engineer Identity Development Series (College of Engineering)
Core Competency Areas: Academic Success, Communication, Disciplinary Expertise
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehcuvee3ce4c5bed


Friday, November 20, 2020
10:00-11:00am
"Finding your Research Niche - A Passion Beyond your Ph.D."
Presenter: Dr. Andrea Ofori-Boadu
Series: Professional Development Expert Speaker Series (The Graduate College)
Core Competency Area: Research
Registration: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=9ss9uhdab&oeidk=a07ehc1txv087564c58

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