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The MU Office of Graduate Studies is committed to aiding the holistic development of graduate students by providing comprehensive in-person and online resources, often in collaboration with campus partners. Our priorities of assisting with goal setting, skill building, leadership development, and career preparedness are designed for graduate students across all disciplines.

Professional development efforts align with one or more of the eight categories identified by MU Graduate Studies as essential transferable skills. Through engagement in our professional development program, students are empowered to transition into their chosen profession with confidence.

Fall 2018 Professional Development Calendar 

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NOVEMBER EVENTS

  • 1; How to Prepare a Job Talk (for the Academic Job Search); 10:00 am – 11:00 am in  S304 Memorial Union (Alumni/Faculty Lounge)
        Job Talk Showcase; 11:15 am – 12:15 pm in S304 Memorial Union (Alumni/Faculty Lounge)
  • 6; All But Dissertation (ABD): Life After Coursework; 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm in Room 2206A of the MU Student Center. Register HERE
  • 13; Establishing a Mentoring Network; 11:00am – 12:00pm in S110 Memorial Union. Register HERE
  • 28; Getting Started with Grant Writing; 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm in Room 2206A of the MU Student Center. Register HERE

DECEMBER EVENTS

  • 1; Saturday Morning Writing Retreat; 9:00 am – 12:00 pm in Rooms 2205 A&B of the MU Student Center. Register HERE
  • 5; Goal Setting & Time Management Strategies for Next Semester; 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm in S110 Memorial Union. Register HERE

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