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"Exploring LA-13" by abare13 | CC BY-NC 2.0

Tues., October 18, 2016

Graduate classes often have lengthy reading assignments. Learning how to read efficiently will save you time and help you be more productive in the future.
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"5/365: Weight-ing Patiently" by Kaleb Fulgham | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Tues., October 4, 2016

Whether you plan on pursuing an academic or nonacademic career, getting involved with organizations in your department, in your field, and in your community can help you prepare for your future career.
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"Messograf Pen Calipers" by Adafruit Industries | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Tues., September 20, 2016

Dr. Lombardo shares his best advice for successful and clear scientific writing.
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"Stairway to heaven" by Julie Missbutterflies | CC BY-SA 2.0

Tues., September 6, 2016

Classes have begun and for many graduate students that means teaching, perhaps for the first time. Learning to teach well takes time and getting feedback on your teaching will help you continue to improve.
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"96221841" by fish NC | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Tues., August 23, 2016

The start of a new semester is a great time to schedule a meeting with your faculty adviser. Here are some tips to make sure these meetings are as productive as they can be.
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"ODConDisplay07" by FolsomNatural | CC BY 2.0

Tues., August 9, 2016

It is important to make the most of your Graduate School experience. In this interview, Rick Reis shares some of his best advice for successfully navigating graduate school and for preparing for what comes next.
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"clock" by Leo Reynolds | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Tues., July 12, 2016; by Adam Blood

For many in graduate school, time management can be a challenge. One graduate student offers his suggestions to help you manage your time more effectively.
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"Road at Sunset" by Susanne Nilsson | CC BY-SA 2.0

Tues., June 14, 2016; by Jessica De Silva

Jessica De Silva offers advice on the process of preparing an application for a NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.
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Tues., May 3, 2016; by Ramin Hosseinabad

Ramin is a Graduate Ambassador and PhD student in Mechanical and Materials Engineering. Originally from Iran, Ramin talks about his experience as an international student at UNL and how he’s made Lincoln his home.
"Waterland (Explore)" by Christian | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Tues., April 19, 2016

The final week of the semester is the perfect time to bring learning full circle. Help students make large scale, meaningful connections.

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