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

The Graduate College offers the Graduate Student Workshop Series, which supplements a student's academic training by providing brief, 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. 

Spring 2023

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The Graduate Writing Bootcamp

Friday, February 10th, 2023 at 8:00 AM
Presented by: Academic Writing Center    
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International Graduate Student Career Support Group

Wednesday, February 15th, 2023 from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 
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The group will be discussing Next Steps after the Career Fair to focus on helping graduate students process their thoughts about the career fair and help them with the next steps after the career fair. For example, “what do I do after the fair?” “What are some thoughts about how the career fair was?” The group will also be supporting international students with questions about applying for jobs and looking for options if you are not a U.S. citizen. 

A Path to Success Lunch and Learn

Tuesday, February 21st, 2023 at 11:30 AM
Presented by: CECH GSA   
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Join CECH GSA in TDC 407 for lunch and a discussion about interview preparation, professionalism, approaching faculty members for research, CPT, OPT, and more. This event will feature a professional development faculty member and a career coach from the Lindner College of Business. Lunch is with RSVP only!

Intros, Conclusions, and Questions

Tuesday, February 21st, 2023 at 1:00 PM
Presented by: Academic Writing Center    
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The Graduate Writing Bootcamp

Friday, March 10th, 2023 at 8:00 AM
Presented by: Academic Writing Center    
Register here!

Revising Graduate Writing

Tuesday, March 21st, 2023 at 1:00 PM
Presented by: Academic Writing Center    
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Publishing 101

Tuesday, April 4th, 2023 at 1:00 PM
Presented by: Academic Writing Center    
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Check out other workshops!

UC academic departments and offices also provide workshops of relevance to graduate students. UC workshops are a collegial forum in which students can sharpen skills now while they prepare for their futures.

The Academic Writing Center offers free workshops to graduate students on important writing concepts. Workshops are typically one hour, and cover topics such as Creating an Outstanding CV, Composing a Literature Review, Starting Your Dissertation, and Overcoming Writer's Block. Visit AWC's Graduate Tutoring page for their workshop schedule and for graduate writing resources. 

The Center for the Enhancement of Teaching & Learning (CET&L) offers an array of experiential workshops and learning modules tailored to the needs of graduate teaching assistants, faculty and others interested in improving their teaching.

The University Libraries offer workshops on both East and West Campus to support graduate students in their research.

Suggest a Workshop!

What would you like to learn? Write to us and we'll find experts to offer a workshop.