Join faculty, staff and students in celebrating national Graduate Student Appreciation Week, which recognizes graduate students’ many contributions to the university’s community and academic excellence. Graduate Student Appreciation Week offers a variety of free events, workshops and services to CU Boulder graduate students.
Monday, April 1
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. UMC 247
Join the Setting Priorities and Time Management in Writing Your Dissertation and Searching for a Job workshop to learn techniques and tips when writing your dissertation and searching for a job.
Noon to 2 p.m. C4C S350
Come enjoy coffee and cookies while making your own vision board to keep you motivated throughout graduate school! New Student and Family Programs staff will be there to help guide you while also answering questions about how the office can support you throughout your time in graduate school.
Tuesday, April 2
11 a.m. to noon C4C S350
Job letter, research statement, teaching philosophy, diversity statement…what information goes where? How do you use these documents to craft a consistent, qualified and appealing portrait of yourself as a candidate? Join Cat Wilson from Career Services to find out!
UGGS Coffee Hour
4–5 p.m. CASE Auditorium
Come hear The New York Times bestselling author Sam Kean speak about his books, his ideas for them, challenges faced by authors and his career path. Reception to follow. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday, April 3
8:30–10 a.m. Museum of Natural History, BioLounge
Join other graduate students and meet Graduate School staff at this special breakfast that's celebrating Graduate Student Appreciation Week.
11 a.m. to 4 p.m. C4C S485
Stop by this Student Conduct & Conflict Resolution open house to learn resources about managing conflict within your classroom. Grad students will get tips on what to do with concerning students, learn about honor code reporting and leave with some swag.
Thursday, April 4
Free coffee for graduate students
Friday, April 5
10–11 a.m. CASE W311
Join other graduate students in this weekly writing seminar to help you set goals and maintain good writing habits, while fostering relationships with peers across disciplines. Welcome to all new participants. RSVP to email@example.com. Coffee and cookies to be served.