Beyond Academia

Beyond Academia - Spring 2015 Lecture

December 20, 2014

Please join us on January 22, 2015 from 4-5pm, Meunzinger E214. The first lecture of the spring will be Dr. Susan Chipman and will be co-hosted with Prof. Linda Watkin's "Scientific Skills Development" class.


TIGER TAR Grant Applications for 2014-15 now open.

December 15, 2014

TIGER Teaching-as-Research (TAR) projects are funded to allow graduate students to study teaching practices in the classroom. Applications wil be open until all positions are filled. Your project idea can be general; we will help you refine your research question and design your methodology if you are accepted as a TIGER TAR fellow.

Matthew Sanders

Spring Conference 2015

November 14, 2014

Threshold Concepts In the Disciplines. January 8th and 9th at Hale Science. 9:00am - 4:15pm.

LEAD GRADUATE TEACHER POSITIONS - Call for Applications 2015–16

November 3, 2014

The Lead Graduate Teacher Network has two goals: 1) to develop the leads themselves as future academic managers, leaders, teachers, and consultants; and 2) to assist departments with internal TA preparation in order to improve undergraduate education. Lead training is focused on academic management, leadership, college pedagogy, consultation, and teamwork. The Lead Graduate Teacher receives a 6% Administrative Intern appointment. Leads receive the Best Should Teach Silver Award at the Best Should Teach Lecture in August.

Maren Wood

Beyond Academia - Beyond the Professoriate

October 15, 2014

Thursday, Oct 16, at 4:30pm, L. Maren Wood, of the Lilli Research Group, will discuss strategies for a non-academic job search. The talk will provide information for graduate students at all stages of their programs, as well as tips for faculty mentors.

Front Range Community College

Fall Site Visit Scheduled for November 13, 2014

October 13, 2014

Reserve your place on the site visit to Front Range Community College. This is an exciting opportunity to experience a community college campus. Registration must be received by Tuesday, October 28, 2014.

Norlin Bookshelves

Four Provost's Fellowship in Information Science Awards Available

October 1, 2014

Online application now open. Over the course of the spring semester, four fellows will work with library faculty to explore the intersections of people, technology, and information. Each fellows receive an award of $2500. Applications due by October 31, 2014.

Boren Fellowship

BGIA Workshop Opportunity

September 26, 2014

October 2, come to a Boren Fellowship information meeting for graduate students and earn credit for the PDC:BGIA certificate.

Exploring the Possibilities: Career Development for Humanities

August 31, 2014

Grad Students, Thurs. Sept. 4, 3-5 pm, C4C Abrams Room Designed for graduate students who may be thinking about pursuing careers beyond the classroom, this nuts-and-bolts conversation will focus on the various employment paths open to recipients of PhDs in the humanities.

Workshop audience

Mark Your Calendars for Academic Year 2015 Events sponsored by GTP

August 31, 2014

Upcoming GTP special events and conferences.

Spring Conference - January 8 & 9, 2015

COPFFN Forum - March 7, 2015

Capstone Poster Event - April 3, 2015

New Lead Network Training - May 11-14, 2014


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