Academic Workshop Schedules for Graduate Students

DATE

ROOM/TIME

PRESENTER

TOPIC

Thursday February 1

PLS 360

2:30 P.M.-4:00 P.M.

Janette Hernandez

Time Management

Learn tips and skills to balance multiple responsibilities and improve your time management.

Wednesday February 7

UH-239

5:00P.M.-6:30P.M.

US Bank

Manage Your Money

Managing your money is about choices – choosing to make money and choosing to spend money.

 

Thursday February 8

PLS 365

1:00P.M.-2:30P.M.

Eliot Cossaboom

University Thesis Reader

Thesis Writing 101

Learn the requirements of thesis submission, including formatting a thesis correctly and easily.

Tuesday February 13

PLS 360

5:00P.M.-6:30P.M.

Gita Donovan

Counseling and Psychological Services

Graduate Student Mental Health Series

Workshop 1: Impostor Syndrome

Learn how to recognize your strengths and fight feelings of inadequacy in graduate school.

Thursday February 15

PLN 103

2:30P.M.-4:00P.M.

Adolfo Prieto

Pollak Library

Library Resources for Graduate Students

Workshop 1: Endnote and Citation Management

Learn how to keep track of research information and inset appropriate endnotes and citations into your papers.

Wednesday February 21

PLS 360

5:00P.M.-6:30P.M.

Dr. Valerie Minchala

Counseling and Psychological Services

Graduate Student Mental Health Series

Workshop 2: Coping with the Stress of Graduate School
Obtain insight into issues that impact stress and learn coping strategies.

Thursday February 22

PLS 360

5:00 P.M.-6:30 P.M.

US Bank

Manage and Build Credit

Understanding your credit and having good credit history.

Monday February 26

MH 657

5:00P.M.-6:30P.M.

Dr. Kevin Thomas

Counseling and Psychological Services

Graduate Student Mental Health Series

Workshop 3: Perfectionism

Learn how to identify positive and negative perfectionistic tendencies and move away from unhelpful patterns of behavior.

Tuesday February 27

PLN 103

5:00P.M.-6:30P.M.

Barbara Miller

Pollak Library

Library Resources for Graduate Students

Workshop 2: Literature Review

Learn how to get started, how to search for articles in the library, and how to use library resources more effectively.

Wednesday February 28

PLN 103

5:00P.M.-6:30P.M.

Robert Tomaszewski

Pollak Library

Library Resources for Graduate Students

Workshop 3: Publishing Tips

Obtain tips for publishing your research on a variety of formats.

Monday March 5

PLS 365

1:00 P.M.-2:30 P.M.

Ralph Rodriguez

Graduate Learning Specialist

EWP Strategies for Graduate Students:

Learn strategies and techniques to succeed in the EWP exam

Wednesday March 7

PLS 365

2:30 P.M.-4:00 P.M.

Ralph Rodriguez

Graduate Learning Specialist

EWP Strategies for Graduate Students:

Learn strategies and techniques to succeed in the EWP exam

Friday March 9

PLS 365

10:00A.M.-11:30A.M.

Ralph Rodriguez

Graduate Learning Specialist

EWP Strategies for Graduate Students:

Learn strategies and techniques to succeed in the EWP exam

Wednesday March 14

PLS 365

4:00P.M.-5:30P.M.

Eliot Cossaboom

University Thesis Reader

Thesis Writing 101

Learn the requirements of thesis submission, including formatting a thesis correctly and easily.

Tuesday March 20

PLS 360

4:00 P.M.-5:30 P.M.

Rigo Hernandez

SOAR Project Manager

Professional Development

Learn a variety of skills including emotional intelligence, communication, team building, and time management to help you in your professional endeavors.

Tuesday April 10

PLS 365

2:30P.M.-4:00P.M.

Ralph Rodriguez

Graduate Learning Specialist

EWP Strategies for Graduate Students:

Learn strategies and techniques to succeed in the EWP exam

Wednesday April 11

PLS 365

1:00P.M.-2:30P.M.

Ralph Rodriguez

Graduate Learning Specialist

EWP Strategies for Graduate Students:

Learn strategies and techniques to succeed in the EWP exam

Wednesday April 11

PLS 360

5:30P.M.-7:00P.M.

Andre Rishi

Graduate Career Advisor, Mihaylo Career Services

Knock Their Socks Off: Interview Tips and Skills

Learn how to prepare for interviews, answer challenging questions, and ways to follow up after an interview.

Thursday April 12

PLS 365

2:30P.M.-4:00P.M.

Ralph Rodriguez

Graduate Learning Specialist

EWP Strategies for Graduate Students:

Learn strategies and techniques to succeed in the EWP exam

Tuesday April 17

PLS 365

5:00P.M.-6:30P.M.

Eliot Cossaboom

University Thesis Reader

Thesis Writing 101

Learn the requirements of thesis submission, including formatting a thesis correctly and easily.