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How can a course syllabus help students learn, facilitate the development of higher-level thinking abilities, and prepare them for continued studies in the field?

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You may have heard this more than once as you prepared for graduate school: "It’s a job!" But it’s not that simple. Graduate school is more than a job. In graduate school you learn to be a professional in your field.

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The first step to completing a research paper is finding the right topic. But sometimes that can also be the most difficult step. We gathered a few hints to help you in finding and developing a good research topic.

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Every August, Graduate Teaching Assistants from across the University of Nebraska–Lincoln attend a day long workshop on teaching. Here are a few reasons you should consider attending this year:

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As you move through your program towards commencement, there are many aids to help you manage and track your progress.

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 A TA or Teaching Assistant is a graduate student who leads a recitation, or who teaches a course or lab.

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Navigating Graduate School

For any student considering or embarking on a faculty position, Mentor in a Manual: Climbing the Academic Ladder to Tenure by A. Clay Schoenfeld and Robert Magnan is for you.

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Professionals, whether in academia or industry, often live or die by the pen.

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Just as the first day is the most vital day, the first week is the most vital week for determining whether students will become engaged and be successful in your class.

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Whether this is your first semester teaching or your tenth, you can find a variety of services and supportright here on campus to you help improve your teaching strategies and document your successes as a teacher.

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