The Office of Graduate Education

Graduate Professional Week

Graduate Professional Week will feature a series of events focused on graduate students from all schools. All graduate students and post-docs are invited to a blend of social, academic, and professional development events, plus free food and giveaways. Refreshments will be served at all events. Read More...

Monday, October 3

OGS on the Road
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. Green Pit (on the 1st floor of Green Hall)

Finding Funds
Beth Keithly
(sponsored by the Office of Research)
12:00 - 1:30 p.m. SU 2.602

Dignity and Respect in the Workplace: Dealing with Difficult People
Terry Cartwright
Marion Underwood
(sponsored by OGS & HR)
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. ECSS 3.503

Kickoff Social and Taco Bar
Music, Giveaways,
Games and Prizes
(sponsored by OGS)
3:30- 5:30 p.m. North Mall

Public Policy and Public Affairs Panel
Ted Benavides
Paul Battaglio
Doug Goodman
(sponsored by EPPS)
5:30 - 7:30 p.m. GR 2.326

Tuesday, October 4

OGS on the Road
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. Founders Atrium (1st Floor Atrium)

Writing a Literature Review / Going Beyond Undergraduate Research
Loreen Henry
Thomasina Hickmann
(sponsored by OGS & McDermott Library)
10:00 - 11:30 a.m. MC 2.524

Interviewing Excellence
Monica Powell
(sponsored by JSOM)
12:30 - 1:45 p.m. JSOM 12.110C

How to Manage your Online Brand
Monica Powell
(sponsored by JSOM)
1:45 - 3:00 p.m. JSOM 12.110C

Dissertation Formatting and RefWorks
Amanda Aiuvalasit
Lila Foroutan
Beth Keithly
(sponsored by OGS & Office of Research)
3:00 - 5:00 p.m. ECSS3.503

Wednesday, October 5

OGS on the Road
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. ECS North Atrium

Professionalism in Teaching - Developing Professionalism & Your Teaching Persona
(sponsored by Center for Teaching
and Learning)
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. MC 2.410

Work-Life Balance
Daniel Arce
Julia Chan
Lauren DeCillis
Shalini Prasad
(sponsored by OGS)
1:30 - 3:00 p.m. JO 4.306

CVs, Resumes and Interviews
Ashley Barnes
Kimberly Hill
Jessica Murphy
Ben Wright
(sponsored by A&H)
3:00 - 4:30 p.m. JO 4.306

Graduate Student and Post Doc Joint Social Mixer with UT Southwestern
(sponsored by OGS and UT Southwestern)
5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Center for Vital Longevity (1600 Viceroy Drive, Suite 800, Dallas, TX 75235)

Thursday, October 6

OGS on the Road
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. JSOM Atrium

Life After Graduation - Having a Spirit of Adventure and Failing Gracefully with Special Guest Lelia Gowland
Davidson Auditorium
(sponsored by OGS)
11:30 - 1:00 p.m. JSOM 1.118

Meet & Greet Reception and Panel Discussion
1:30 - 4:30 p.m.
(sponsored by OGS and McDermott Library)
2nd Floor Founder's Atrium

Graduate School Career Center Expo
(sponsored by the Career Center)
4:00 - 6:00 p.m. VCB Atrium (Visitor Center)

What Every International Student Should Know About U.S. Employment with special guest Dan Beaudry
(sponsored by the International Student Services Office and Career Center)
7:00 - 8:30 p.m. ATC Lecture Hall

Friday, October 7

OGS on the Road
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. ATC Lobby

Mechanical Engineering PHD Information Session
(sponsored by ECS)
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. JSOM 2.801

Expressing Yourself Across Cultures
Cristen Casey
Frank Dufour
Dohyeong Kim
Jane Salk
Habte Woldu
(sponsored by ATC)
11:00 - 12:30 p.m. JSOM 11.305

Doing It My Way: Creating Your Own Career with special guest Jean-luc Doumont
(sponsored by OGS)
1:30 - 3:30 p.m. Performance Hall JO 2.604

Faculty 3MT (3 Minute Thesis Competition)
3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Performance Hall JO 2.604
with Closing Wine & Cheese Reception
(sponsored by OGS)
Theresa Towner, A&H
Kristin Drogos, ATEC
Candice Mills, BBS
JV Rajendran, ECS
Paul Battaglio, EPPS
Gil Sadka, JSOM
John Sibert, NSM
Jamie Moy – student winner from last year.

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