hands together
"Team of business people stacking hands" by rawpixel.com | CC BY 2.0

Tues., November 13

If you're applying for faculty jobs, you may have been asked to provide a diversity statement. This article will help you think about and draft your diversity statement.
colored pencils in a circle
"bundstifte / colored-pencils" by Anka Albrecht | CC BY 2.0

Tues., October 30

College classrooms are increasingly diverse places. Instructors need to consider all the diversity in their classroom to ensure that all students are able to participate equitably in your class.
large library
"Rijksmuseum library" by L Weiling | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Tues., October 16

When UNL joined the Big Ten several years ago, we also became part of the Big Ten Academic Alliance. Learn how this group can help you succeed.
magnifying glass
"my new toy" by Veronica Aguilar | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Tues., October 3, 2018

An increasing number of graduate students express interest in non-academic careers (careers other than faculty positions). Learning where to find these jobs can be the biggest challenge for graduate students.
women in lab coats
"WoPhy2011" by Jonathan Reyes | CC BY-NC 2.0

Tues., September 18

In many fields in STEM, women are underrepresented in graduate school and beyond. A number of resources exist at both the institutional and national level to provide professional, financial, and emotional support to help women succeed in STEM fields.
assorted tools
"Project 52/33 - Black and White" by James Milstid | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Tues., September 4

Teaching is more than providing information to your students. This article provides some great tools for ways to use technology in your classroom.
important written on a note
"Word "important" marked with a highlighter" by Marco Verch | CC BY 2.0

Tues., August 21

At New Student Orientation this year, Dr. Carr (Dean of Graduate Education) shared important information for all graduate students about their responsibilities as students. These remarks are transcribed and condensed from his comments.
Gears and a Coil
"Sprong!" by arbyreed | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Tues. August 7, by Adrienne Christian

Whether you're new to UNL or have been a graduate student at UNL for a while, it's important to start the year on the right foot. Adrienne Christian shares her thoughts on how to start the semester well.
online class homework
"Homework" by Matt Gibson | CC BY-NC 2.0

Tues., July 10, 2018, by Dr. Tawnya Means

As a instructor, you will need to learn how to use Canvas (UNL's learning management system) to communicate with your students and as a teaching tool. Read on to learn more about Canvas and how to use it effectively whether you teach online or face-to-face.
reading in hammock
"How do you spell Saturday? H-a-m-m-o-c-k!" by The Shifted Librarian | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Tues., June 5, 2018

It's important to use the summer to find time to recharge and take care of yourself. Here are some great ideas of how to use local resources to relax, even if you can't get away for a long vacation.