Navigating Graduate School

Graduate School Companion

Pursuing a master’s degree or a Ph.D. is a major life decision and a process that is intellectually demanding, financially challenging and sometimes emotionally taxing.

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Taking the "Resent" Out of the Presentation

Graduate students need to be able to present their material at times or give talks as needed.

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Why Are You Here?

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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Individual Development Plan (IDP)

Five Reasons to Attend the Campuswide Workshop for Graduate Teaching Assistants

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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Planning a Program of Studies

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

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Titles in Academia

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

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Resources for Graduate Teaching Assistants

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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Teaching
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The Graduate Bulletin

The Graduate Bulletin contains information about all programs of graduate study offered at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

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Being A Self-Directed Learner

One of the key differences between undergraduate and graduate education is that graduate students are responsible for a much larger part of the learning process.

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Things To Do This Summer

Will you have time on your hands this summer?

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