Lessons Learned on the Road

A road extending through plains to the mountains
"The road to Canyonlands viewpoint" by The Gonger | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
When Brianna Hitt drove to the Joint Statistical Meetings in Seattle, she gained insight into her graduate school journey along the way.
Grad Life
Navigating Graduate School

10 Tips for Achieving Life-Work Balance

A stack of rocks on the beach
"Stacked in Stone" by LadyDragonflyCC | CC BY 2.0
To be successful in graduate school and be effective in the long run, you need to make time for yourself and stay motivated.
Time Management
Navigating Graduate School

Mastering the Art of Collaboration

an array of lightbulbs; one is shining brightly amid some others dimmed or burned out
"The basic of the business" by Pulpolux !!! | CC BY-NC 2.0
A team's synergy enables all members to work together more effectively than if individuals completed the task alone. Here's how to form and manage a group effectively.

How to Write Effective Emails

"Macbook Pro Keyboard" by Louis du Mont | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
By writing clear, professional emails, you can improve the chances that your email gets read—and you get the response you’re looking for.

Rubrics: Grade with Integrity

Street signs rewritten as rubric directions
"Rubric Highway" by Jen Hegna | CC BY-NC_SA 2.0
A rubric communicates your grading standards, simplifies your work grading, and facilitates conversations about student performance, putting integrity front and center.

Key Players When Applying for Fellowships

"Goooool" by Raul Lieberwirth | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
When you’re working on fellowship applications, it's good to know the key players who will help you develop an outstanding application that's worthy of funding.
Professional Development

9 Strategies for Starting the Semester Well

sailing to the horizon
"Travessia Atlântico Norte" by Pedro EA | CC BY 2.0
A little planning and strategizing goes a long way to your success in graduate school. Work smarter and make the most of your grad school experience.
Navigating Graduate School
Good Practices

Prepare Today for Tomorrow's Job Market

a slice of cake
"Italian Cream Cake" by Einahpets23
Applying for jobs is like making a complicated dish. A little prep work now makes it easier to have great results when you're ready to go on the job market.
Career Development
Job Search

Five Steps to Building Key Academic Knowledge

Rubik's cube
"Rubik" by Yorch Morgovo | CC BY-ND 2.0
Expand your knowledge by putting cognitive principles to work for you.
Navigating Graduate School

Gearing up for Summer

Bike sprocket
"Project 365/91" by Phil Tomlinson | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
A plan helps you make the most of your summer. Use these steps to organize your professional and career development and get a head start on academic work.
Career Development
Navigating Graduate School
Project Management