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Tips for Managing Overwhelm as a Master’s student

Monday, August 22, 2022

Typically, overwhelm happens when you don’t have a clear path, or plan, to move towards your goal. Not knowing what to prioritize, or where to start with tackling your to-do-list, means students often end up overwhelmed with trying to do … Continued

Managing Up: Navigating Power and Relationships (in-person)

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Managing up is an essential skill in almost any field of study or workplace. This interactive session will provide graduate students with the opportunity to critically reflect on how they can manage up, navigate power, and maximize their relationships with … Continued

Strengths 101 (in-person)

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

This session will allow graduate students to be able to explore their top 5 StrengthsQuest strengths. Attendees will explore how they can operate from an anti-deficit perspective in order to help them preserve through their time at UNC and beyond. … 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

Ethics in the Classroom (online)

Thursday, June 30, 2022

The intent of this workshop is to provide graduate student TA’s guidance and practical approaches to maintain integrity in their teaching practices, identify and address their own implicit biases, and key aspects of FERPA. The workshop will be interactive and … Continued

What Can I do with my Ph.D.?

Monday, June 6, 2022

If you’re wondering, “What can I do with my PhD?” you’re not alone. One of the most common challenges PhDs face in their career transition is figuring out what career options are open to them. Identifying careers that align with … Continued

Building Your Professional Brand as a PhD

Monday, April 11, 2022

Are you someone who struggles with the question: “tell me about yourself?” If so, you are not alone. Throughout our university experiences we often devote ourselves to academic research and learning but find it difficult to talk about ourselves to … Continued

Imposter Syndrome and Resiliency

Thursday, February 24, 2022

This workshop will unmask approaches and tools that graduate students can implement immediately to help overcome the unique challenges they face, throughout their graduate education. Participants will learn evidence-based strategies to develop a growth mindset, reduce ANTs, minimize imposter fears, … Continued

Leading Controversial Conversations

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

As liberal arts scholars, we embrace the controversial nature of human inquiry, and, as educators, we strive to prepare our students to engage in controversial issues competently and productively. Still, navigating controversy in the classroom remains an increasingly daunting challenge … Continued