Navigating Graduate School

Time Management: How to Plan for a Successful Semester

Treating Graduate School Like a Career

Navigating Graduate School 

Opportunities to be Professionally Mentored

Five Reasons to Attend the Research Fair

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Navigating Graduate School:

Self-Promotion and the Job Search
Titles in Academia
Planning a Program of Studies
Five Reasons to Attend the Campuswide Workshop for Graduate Teaching Assistants

For doctoral candidates and many Master's degree students, one of the final steps after the dissertation or thesis is written includes an oral defense. If you're preparing for a defense, you may be worried.

Most graduate students find themselves with research responsibilities, and for many this may be the first time they're given the opportunity to help run a lab.

In life and graduate school, sometimes "stuff happens." Despite your best intentions and thorough planning, complications arise: advisors leave, research stalls, bureaucracy slows you down, etc.

Prepositions create links across your sentence and help define the relationships between phrases.

You’ve just finished teaching a course—maybe for the first time—and you probably have a few things you’d change about the course before you teach it again. Don’t just set the syllabus aside!

Chances are you already have personal profiles with social media websites such as Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.

As a graduate student, you read broadly in your discipline at the beginning of your career. When you move on to work on your research papers, a master's thesis, or your dissertation, you're reading deeply into your topic.

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