Good Practices

hands together in a pile
"CC-BY-Mapbox-Uncharted-ERG_Mapbox-a129-097" by Mapbox | CC BY 2.0

Tues., Oct.20, 2020

Intercultural competence is increasingly important in all fields. Assessments like the IDI can help you better understand your level of awareness and areas for growth.
cup of green tea
"Green Tea with Orange" by PhoebeZu | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Tues., Oct. 5, 2020

Taking time to take care of yourself is just as important as your coursework and research. Read on to learn about some practices you can try.
building supports
"Epic struts" by Victor Engmark | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Tues., Sept. 22, 2020

Successful graduate students often create a network of support both at the university and beyond. Seek out connections who can support and help you throughout your time at UNL.
Hands of a woman typing on the Macbook keyboard and write on note book
"Hands of a woman typing on the Macbook keyboard and write on note book" by Nenad Stojkovic | CC BY 2.0

Tues., Sept. 8, 2020

You may find yourself taking several classes that are partially or entirely online this semester. This article will provide some tips to help you be successful.
flower growing by itself
"Etna flower- the only one" by Wynand van Poortvliet | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Tues., August 25, 2020

There may be a lot of changes in your life at the moment. Being productive and thriving in through this change requires you to take your self-care seriously and seeking support and advice when you need it.
phone
"ring ring" by Darren | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Tues., August 11, 2020

This fall will look a little different. If you are wondering how you'll contact our office or access OGS resources, this article will help you.
planner for 2020 goals
"Top view of open notebook with written 2020 goals" by Marco Verch Professional Photographer | CC BY 2.0

Tues., July 14, 2020

Before the beginning of a new semester or school year is a great time to reflect on what you've accomplished over the last few months and what you plan to do over the next several months.
peace and civility logo
"UNL Peace and Civility logo" by Civic Engagement

Tues., June 16, 2020

Engaging in civil discussions in essential to effective collaboration and learning from others. Learn more about a program from Civil Engagement to help you or your students.
blue sky
"blue sky" by pashazade | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Tues., April 21, 2020

Self-care is critical in times like this. Finding opportunities for fun and self-care don't have to take a lot of time or money away from addressing your other needs.
compass on a map
"Compass on map" by Marco Verch | CC BY 2.0

Tues., April 7, 2020

First-generation students are the first in their family to pursue an advanced degree. The concerns for first-generation graduate students can be unique, so they often benefit from additional support from faculty and staff.

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