Grad Life

fireworks
"The Fourth over Freeman Lake" by Don Sniegowski | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Tues., December 10, 2019

Our graduate students do a lot of service in their departments, professional organizations, and local community. Here are a few of the great things our graduate students are doing to help UNL and the larger community.
social media
"Social media" by Jack Sem | CC BY 2.0

Tues., Sept. 3, 2019

Social media is a constant part of our modern lives. Maintaining a positive professional identity on social media can be critical to your future success.
hiking trail
"Runyon's First Visit to Maybury State Park (Northville, Michigan) - June 15th, 2019" by Corey Seeman | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Tues., August 20, 2019

Lincoln has over 130 miles of trails. Cycling, hiking, or walking these trails can be a great way to relax throughout the semester.
hands together in a circle
"We Are the World" by obaxterlovo | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Tues., August 6, 2019

If you are taking an online class if can be easy to feel disconnected from the other students in the course. This article will help you think about ways to develop community and connection in your class even if you don't see your classmates in person.
balloons
"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.
GSA logo
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.
9 dimensions of wellbeing
"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.
"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.
Blog written in magnetic letters
"BLOG" by Christian Schnettelker | CC BY 2.0

Tues., January 8, 2019

In addition to the Graduate Connections blog, there are a lot of great blogs and resources for graduate students and those who support them. Read on to learn about some of our top picks.
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Tues., December 11

At the end of each semester, we like to take some time to celebrate the accomplishments or our Office and our talented graduate students. Read on to learn more about the great work being done at UNL.

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