Workshops Edition

December Graduate School Workshops

The Value of Internships for Ph.D. students and Strategies to Find Them Tuesday, December 4, 2018 – 12:00 to 1:30 pm Chittenden Hall, Room 110 Internships are not a standard part of Ph.D. training, but they are a chance to apply your Ph.D.-level skills in a new setting and test out the waters, especially if… Read More »

Graduate School November Workshops

Setting Relationships up for Success in Graduate School and Life Wednesday, November 14, 2018 – 6:00 to 8:00 pm Chittenden Hall, Room 110 In this interactive workshop, we will be talking all about relationships, healthy relationships—the relationship you have with yourself, with your coworkers, with your advisor, with fellow students, and with your romantic partners. We will discuss… Read More »

The Multimedia Writing Center

The Multimedia Writing Center

Are you: Creating a remixing project?  Working on a personal website?   Updating your LinkedIn profile or professional web presence?  Completing a slide presentation (Powerpoint, Google Slides, Prezi, etc)?  Making a movie or short video?  Designing a poster for a presentation, conference, or another event?  If you answered “yes” to any of the above questions, then… Read More »

Events: November Graduate School Workshops

PhD Parade: Career Management Tactics with Dr. Erik Wong Tuesday, November 6, 2018 – 5:00 to 7:30pm Chittenden Hall, Room 110 The job market for PhDs has changed over the past several decades. In the current job market, PhDs find careers inside and outside of traditional faculty roles. Join PhD Career Services and the MSU BEST program to explore some of the… Read More »

October Graduate School Workshop Schedule

Building Capacity for Emotional Wellness and Coping with the Impostor Syndrome Four-Parts: Mondays, October 1, 8, 15, 22 – 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Chittenden Hall, Room 110 It is not uncommon for graduate students to experience some anxiety and depression while completing their degree. Balancing personal, family, work, and academic responsibilities can feel overwhelming… Read More »

2018-2019 Responsible Conduct in Research (RCR) Workshop Series

The Graduate School announces the opening of registration for the 2018-2019 Responsible Conduct in Research (RCR) Workshop Series.  These eight (8) 1.5 hour workshops are held to help you fulfill your face to face requirements for RCR training, both in your first and continuing years.  Each workshop counts for 1.5 hours of education, and is tracked… Read More »

Fall 2018 Graduate School Workshops

Navigating the Master’s Date: Friday, September 7, 2018 – 9:00am to 12:00pm Location: The Writing Center, 300 Bessey Hall, 434 Farm Ln, East Lansing MI 48824 In this 3-hour workshop, the focus will be on understanding the transition from undergraduate to graduate school, navigating the master’s degree coursework and graduation options (thesis, exams, portfolios, etc.), locating and using… Read More »

Information Session: MSU Graduate Certification in Community Engagement

MSU Graduate Certification in Community Engagement is a three-part professional development program open to graduate and professional students in masters or Ph.D. programs. The Certification helps students to develop systemic, respectful, and scholarly approaches to their community engaged research, creative activities, teaching/learning, service/practice, or commercialized activities, and prepares them for academic and professional careers that integrate… Read More »