"Business people shaking hands in agreement" by Rawpixel Ltd | CC BY 2.0

Tues., July 9, 2019

Graduate school is a great time to start developing a professional identity. Here are some tips for starting to do that and seeing yourself as a professional even when you are still a student.
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"Stacks" by Damian Gadal | CC BY 2.0

Tues., June 11, 2019

Sometimes graduate students need additional funds for research expenses, conference travel, or in lieu of an assistantship that might be offered by your department. Read on to learn about some of the opportunities you might pursue.
"Balloons" by Carlos | CC BY 2.0

Tues., April 30, 2019

Our graduate students have been acknowledged for their great work in the classroom and in their research. Below is a selection of some of those accomplishments.
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"Jobs under magnifying glass" by Marco Verch Professional | CC BY 2.0

Tues., April 16, 2019

When you're applying for jobs, understanding the difference between CVs and resumes is important. It's also critical to understand what you should and shouldn't include.
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Office of Graduate Studies logo

Tues., April 2, 2019

The Office of Graduate Studies has a number of staff available to help you with your graduation forms and paperwork, fellowships and assistantships, registration, teaching responsibilities, and your professional development. Read on to learn about how we can help you.
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GSA logo, courtesy of University of Nebraska-Lincoln GSA

Tues., March 19, 2019

The UNL GSA is a resource for all graduate students at UNL. They advocate for your needs and provide opportunities to take a leadership role at the university.
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CIRTL Logo, created by Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning

Tues., March 5, 2019

You may have seen or heard the term CIRTL. This nationally recognized program is a great opportunity to prepare graduate students for faculty careers.
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"Nine Dimensions of Well-being", by Big Red Resilience and Well-being

Tues., February 19, 2019, by Kymberly Caddell

Taking care of your mental health and well-being as a graduate student should be a priority. Well-being coaching is one opportunity available at UNL to support your well-being and success.
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"dry erase markers" by upsidedownsphere | CC BY 2.0

Tues., February 5, 2019

If you want to work at an university, teaching experience as a graduate student is valuable. If you don't have a teaching assistantship, there are still ways to get this experience.
"soli ii" by Hannes Flo | CC BY 2.0

Tues., January 22, 2019

Winter is in full swing in Nebraska. Here are some tips about how to adjust to the cold, ice, and snow and ideas for things to do around town.