Published: Oct. 26, 2020

Join upcoming workshops on mentor-mentee relationships, resolving conflict and defending theses. International graduate students are invited to join Confident Conversations: Breaking the Ice with Small Talk. 

Mentorship I: Building Successful Mentor-Mentee Relationships

Oct. 27 Noon to 1:30 p.m.  Zoom
In this workshop, we will discuss the importance of effective mentor-mentee relationships, various mentoring frameworks, and some strategies for establishing and maintaining mentor networks.

Mentorship II: Resolving Conflict

Oct. 28  Noon to 1:30 p.m.  Zoom
Learn valuable skills and techniques for resolving conflict in the mentor-mentee relationship.

Confident Conversations: Breaking the Ice with Small Talk

International grad students  Oct. 28  5–6 p.m.  Zoom
Learn how to interact confidently with others to make a good first impression and maintain the relationship. Register here. For questions, contact

Defending Theses Online

Nov. 5  11:10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  Zoom
Learn the tips and tricks for defending your dissertation or thesis remotely. Designed for doctoral and master’s students, as well as their faculty advisors, this workshop will provide useful information to ensure a successful defense. Register to receive the Zoom link.