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Professional Communication Skills Boot Camp (in-person)

Friday, August 26, 2022

The Communications Boot Camp is intended to increase students’ confidence communicating to broader audiences and practice developing persuasive skills that will create effective messaging and relay the importance of one’s research. The Boot Camp takes a development approach and is … Continued

Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Preliminary Rounds

Thursday, August 25, 2022

Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is a research communication competition developed by The University of Queensland. The exercise challenges graduate students to present a compelling oration on their thesis topic and its significance in just three minutes. 3MT® develops academic, presentation, … Continued

Three Minute Thesis Information Session (virtual)

Thursday, August 25, 2022

This session will highlight the requirements necessary to create an effective presentation for the Three Minute Thesis competition. The session will also involve review of a sample 3MT presentations using the official judging rubric as well as allow participants an … Continued

Demystifying Informational Interviews

Monday, August 22, 2022

Informational interviews can be one of the most valuable job search tools available to you. But what exactly are they? Where do they fit into your job search? And how do you get one? Join Beyond Graduate School Founder L. … Continued

Dissertation Writing Boot Camp (in-person)

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

WHAT IS DISSERTATION BOOT CAMP? Boot camp is a week-long opportunity for students currently writing dissertations to set writing goals, practice disciplined writing habits, learn new strategies, and connect with other dissertation writers. CONSIDER REGISTERING IF YOU ARE… •Actively engaged … Continued

Getting Started with Universal Design for Learning

Tuesday, August 9, 2022

We know the one-size-fits-all approach to learning design is not optimal. But how do we incorporate flexibility into teaching and learning while still maintaining rigorous learning? In this workshop, participants will learn the three principles that underpin Universal Design for … Continued

Inclusive STEM Teaching Project

Monday, July 18, 2022

The Inclusive STEM Teaching Project course will be open again from October 3 – November 22, 2022 via edX.  Join our community of nearly 6,000 faculty, postdocs, graduate students, and staff, and register for our online course this fall. By … Continued

Tar Heel 3MT

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Ten graduate students from graduate institutions across North Carolina will have three minutes to showcase their research and its impact. The audience will also the chance to vote for the peoples’ choice award during the event! REGISTER HERE

Social Media for the Savvy Academic

Tuesday, February 1, 2022

Approximately 1.9 million academics use LinkedIn as a networking tool and as an alternative place to list CV material. While the number of academics on Twitter is not quite so high, in recent years, both PhD students and young academics … Continued