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Gradlife

Transitioning to Grad life: Student Life Resources, Getting Involved and Strategies for Academic Success, Research Stream Orientation

Jan 24, 2022 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Registration Deadline: Jan 24, 2022 10:00 AM

Incoming graduate students (Research stream): Join this session to help you transition to grad life. Learn effective strategies for academic success in a research program, hear about grad student life supports and programs available and learn how to get involved in campus activites to enhance your graduate experience. Space is limited. Some sessions may be recorded.

A link will be emailed to all registrants prior to the session date.
 
Program

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Gradlife and Student Life Supports for Graduate Students (Jennifer Pinker, Student Life Coordinator, Graduate Programs and Outreach)
Learn about the various programs and resources that are available for graduate students within the division of Student Life to help you navigate your life as a new graduate student.

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8 Ways to Enhance your Co-Curricular Graduate Experience in Campus Activities (Jennifer Pinker, Student Life Coordinator, Graduate Programs and Outreach)
Hear about some unique ways to build your experience and develop skills beyond your department during your graduate program.

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Strategies for Academic Success in a Professional Program (Andrea Graham Ph.D. Learning Strategist, Academic Success)
Start your graduate school experience with tools in hand for a smooth transition and academic and personal success.  In this workshop we will identify some of the challenges you may encounter and strategies to meet them and optimize your growth and resilience. 

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