EDGE, the Office of Graduate Studies Academic and Professional Enrichment Series, presents workshops, lectures, and other events that support UT Arlington graduate students’ academic and career development. The Office of Graduate Studies offers events designed for each level of graduate school that will help you excel in your academic and professional career. The series is intended to augment departmental and campus programming in these areas and disseminate information on graduate academic and professional resources, both in UT Arlington and beyond.
To register for a workshop, please visit the Graduate Studies Website
Versatile PhD Online Workshop
Worried about establishing your career after graduate school? Don’t be! The Versatile PhD will help you market the skills you have achieved in graduate school to embark on a successful career. Would you like to learn all the resources that are available to you on The Versatile PhD from the comfort of your home? Great! The Office of Graduate Studies is offering an online workshop to help you use this new resource in the most productive way possible! This week we have an online workshop and adobe “open hours” where you can drop in and ask questions about the site.
Online workshop: Wednesday, September 24, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Click here to register.
Open hours on Adobe Connect on Thursday, September 25, 12:00-2:00 p.m.
Please click on the link and enter the room to ask questions and see The Versatile PhD website
How to Choose a Mentor/Supervising Professor
In this workshop we will discuss the attributes of a good advisor and the reasons to select a specific professor to guide you through graduate school. This is part 2 of the 3 part intro to graduate school series.
Tuesday, September 30, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. in the Planetarium Conference Room
Thursday, September 25, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Graduate School Writing: An Introduction
Many graduate students are unsure of the expectations for writing at the graduate level. In addition to defining general graduate school writing expectation, this workshop will discuss selecting a dissertation topic, and basic formatting concerns. This is part 3 of the Intro to Graduate School Series.
Thursday, October 16, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. in the Planetarium Conference Room
Thursday October 23, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.