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2018 Conference and Fair Schedule

Cover for the 2018 event booklet.

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9 a.m.12 p.m.
Registration
, 499N Lobby

9 a.m.
Breakfast
, Great Hall

9 a.m.-11:30  a.m.
Information Tables
, 4th Floor Lobby

10 a.m.-10:15 a.m.
Welcome
, UC Graduate School Leadership, Great Hall

  •  Chip Montrose, Dean of the Graduate School
  •  James Mack, Associate Dean of the Graduate School
  •  Yonatan Eyal, Director Graduate Studies
     

10:30 a.m.–11:15 a.m.
Session 1 EXPLORE

  1. “Non-Traditional” Student Panel, focuses on part time students, graduate certificates, returning adults 400A
  2. “Traditional” Student Panel, focuses on full time master and doctoral students 400B
  3. Assessing Skills and Interests 400C
  4. Choosing a Professional Graduate Career 425
  5. What You Need to Know about Graduate School Opportunities 427
     

11 a.m.– 12 p.m.
Lunch
, 465/Great Hall

12 p.m. -12:45 p.m.
Guest Speaker
, 465/Great Hall

1 p.m. -1:25 p.m. 
Session 2 PREPARE

  1. Making your Graduate Application Stand Out 400A
  2. Test Prep GRE, GMAT, MCAT, LSAT 400B
  3. Style of Graduate Writing – Statement of Purpose 400C
  4. Return on Investment 423
  5. Letters of Recommendation 425
  6. Resume/CV Writing 427
  7. Grad Fair, Great Hall 
     

1:30 p.m. -1:55 p.m. 
Session 3 PREPARE

  1. Making your graduate application stand out. 400A
  2. Test Prep GRE, GMAT, MCAT, LSAT 400B
  3. Style of Graduate Writing – Statement of Purpose 400C
  4. Interviewing for Graduate & Professional Schools 423
  5. Letters of Recommendation 425
  6. Resume/CV Writing 427
  7. Grad Fair, Great Hall
     

2 p.m.-2:25 p.m.
Session 4 APPLY

  1. Award and Funding Opportunities 400A
  2. UC Financial Aid Office 400B
  3. UC College of Nursing Presentation 400C
  4. UC DAAP – School of Planning Presentation 423
  5. UC College of Medicine Presentation 425
  6. UC College of Arts & Sciences Presentation 427
  7. Grad Fair, Great Hall
     

3 p.m.-4 p.m.
GRADUATE FAIR, 
465/Great Hall
 

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