Schedule of Events

Workshops will be held on Saturdays in the University Club (107C) in DeVos Building C on the Grand Rapids campus unless otherwise noted.

Registration is FREE for graduate students currently enrolled at GVSU.

Please click here to register for workshops

If you are in need of any accommodations to participate in a PACES workshop, please contact Jennifer Palm at palmj@gvsu.edu for assistance.

Schedule

TIME & LOCATION

WORKSHOP

September 16, 2017

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

University Club, 107C DeVos                                   

Grad School 101

Learn about the many resources available to you as a graduate student at GVSU, with special presentations from a Knowledge Market representative and the President of the Graduate Student Association. A faculty-led panel on the importance of a mentor in graduate school will close this workshop. Breakfast will be provided.

October 21, 2017

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

University Club, 107C DeVos

Building Your Writing and Presenting Skills

This workshop will begin with a discussion on choosing a project versus choosing a thesis, as well as selecting the perfect topic. Presentations will also cover graduate level writing skills and how to improve your oral and poster presentations. Breakfast will be provided.

November 11, 2017

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

University Club, 107C DeVos

Financial Literacy in Grad School

Speakers from GVSU's Financial Aid Office and Edward Jones will discuss budgeting and debt management during and after graduate school, making smart money decisions in your post-graduate life, and learning how to be financially literate in graduate school.  Breakfast will be provided.

January 20, 2018

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Seidman Forum

The Art of Interviewing and Resume Building

More details to come soon.

February 6, 2018

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Seidman Forum

Speed Networking

More details to come soon.

 

 

March 24, 2018

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

University Club, 107C DeVos

Planning for the Future

More details to come soon.



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