stairs leading upwards

"the colorful way up" by Lars Ploughmann  | CC BY-SA 2.0

Tues., Jan.12, 2016

Systematically plan your career and professional development for the semester so you aren’t overwhelmed and don't waste your time.
close up of snowflakes
"Snow up close" by Wesley Lelieveld | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Tues., Dec. 15, 2015; by Patrick Habecker

Travel safely and stay warm and snug during the winter months.
"Prüfungen des Lebens" by Dennis Skley | CC BY-ND 2.0

Tues., Dec. 1, 2015

Put your students at ease by planning for your final exam now and communicating your expectations.
A road extending through plains to the mountains
"The road to Canyonlands viewpoint" by The Gonger | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Tues., Nov. 17, 2015; by Brianna Hitt

When Brianna Hitt drove to the Joint Statistical Meetings in Seattle, she gained insight into her graduate school journey along the way.
A stack of rocks on the beach
"Stacked in Stone" by LadyDragonflyCC | CC BY 2.0

Tues., Nov. 3, 2015; by Josh Haby

To be successful in graduate school and be effective in the long run, you need to make time for yourself and stay motivated.
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

Tues., Oct. 20, 2015 .

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.
Keyboard
"Macbook Pro Keyboard" by Louis du Mont | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Tues., Oct. 6, 2015

By writing clear, professional emails, you can improve the chances that your email gets read—and you get the response you’re looking for.
Street signs rewritten as rubric directions
"Rubric Highway" by Jen Hegna | CC BY-NC_SA 2.0

Tues., Sept. 22, 2015

A rubric communicates your grading standards, simplifies your work grading, and facilitates conversations about student performance, putting integrity front and center.
"Goooool" by Raul Lieberwirth | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Tues., Sept. 8, 2015

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.
sailing to the horizon
"Travessia Atlântico Norte" by Pedro EA | CC BY 2.0

Tues., August 25, 2015

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.

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