Workshops and Events

Graduate students sit at a round table and talk at a workshop.

The Graduate College and other units on campus provide many workshops, seminars, and events which supplement a student's academic training by providing specific skill-building sessions on professional and personal development. UC faculty, alumni, staff, and community partners act as topical experts and present on such topics as oral presentation, credit, budgeting, and nonacademic career development. All events are posted below and continuously updated. 

Spring 2024

2024 Morelli Colloquium "LGBTQ Plus the Law"

Hosted by: The Nathaniel R. Jones Center for Race, Gender, and Social Justice

April 12, 2024, 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM 

Location: UC College of Law 

Are you interested in learning more about the impacts of recent legal decisions on the LGBTQ+ community in Ohio and the United States more broadly? Consider attending this year's Morelli Colloquium "LGBTQ Plus the Law" on Friday, April 12 at the UC College of Law. The Jones Center is looking forward to hearing from our experienced panelists as they explore how the LGBTQ+ community has been impacted in relation to policy, healthcare, and family law through three dynamic panels. This event has been approved for 4.5 CLE credits in Kentucky and is pending CLE approval in Ohio. Please register using the link included below. We hope to see you there! Registration:

Inspiring Your Academic Journey: A Motivational Talk to Finish Strong, a talk with Dr. Whitney Gaskins.

Hosted by: Graduate Student Government 

April 15, 2024, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM 

Location: TUC 400B

Dr. Gaskins is an award-winning motivational speaker and the Associate Dean of Inclusive Excellence and Community Engagement at the University of Cincinnati College of Engineering and Applied Science. She is dedicated to supporting and empowering students at UC. Graduate students throughout UC are working hard, and we want to help empower you to push through and finish strong! RSVP here. 

Brilliant Bearcats: Presidential Fellow Talks 

Hosted by: The Graduate College 

April 15, 2024, 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM 

Location: Kresge Auditorium (MSB E701)

Join us to celebrate our Presidential Fellows and learn about their research interests!

The Graduate College invites you to join us for a TED Talk-type event. Our outstanding Presidential Fellows are six doctoral students innovating in graduate education by learning in an interdisciplinary cohort. They will share engaging, thought-provoking presentations about their research interests that will center the impact of their work on communities. Please join us to celebrate them and their brilliance! RSVP for Brilliant Bearcats here.

Finding Your Fit After Graduation: Launching Your Career as a Member of the LGBTQ+ Community

Hosted by: Beyond Discovery Coaching 

April 15, 2024, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: Zoom 

This workshop celebrates queer life after graduation! From landing your first job to succeeding in the workplace as a member of the LGBTQ+ community, we’ll cover it all. We’re ready to celebrate you and help you navigate your career search post-grad! Participation is 100% free and open access to friends, family members, or your neighbor down the street. If you know someone else interested in coaching, they are welcome to learn more with us. Register for Finding Your Fit After Graduation here.

Breakfast with Bennis

Hosted by: The Warren Bennis Leadership Experience  

April 19, 2024, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Location: 1819 Innovation Hub - Suite 350D

Come join the Warren Bennis Leadership Institute for free breakfast, engaging discussion, an inside look at the 1819 Innovation Hub, and an introduction to the Bennis Leadership Institute. Breakfast with Bennis is a student leadership development program sponsored by the Warren Bennis Leadership Institute and open to students from any college, major, and year. Students can expect to discuss how to apply Bennis’ teachings to their own leadership journey, hear stories about Bennis from those who knew him, and learn more about how they can be involved in more leadership development opportunities. RSVP here. 



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