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
Intro to Graduate School Workshop
Are you new to graduate school and want to make all the right moves to succeed? Then this is the perfect workshop for you. In this workshop, we will discuss some of the difficulties of graduate school, how to avoid some common mistakes, and steps to graduation. As Part 1 of a 3 part series, this event will give you an edge over the competition.
Tuesday, September 9, from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m in the Planetarium Conference Room (located in the Chemistry and
Physics Building on the 3rd floor)
Friday, September 5, from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.
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.