Events

Sep 27, 2017
Explore facilitation strategies, tips to help discussions, and practice with peers. Focus on discussions in the classroom for TAs, but other contexts for discussion facilitation will be considered. Facilitated by the Center for the Enhancement of Learning and Teaching (CELT). This is a Notation Track workshop. Lunch will be provided during the workshop, from 12:00 – 2:00 pm. Registration is required for this workshop.
Sep 28, 2017
Prepare to earn more. Come visit with representatives to learn more about the graduate school admissions process. Universities and institutions in attendance offer diverse programs in business, health sciences, education, social services, liberal arts, law and more.
Sep 29, 2017
Refine your strategies for approaching graduate school so that you feel more empowered. Topics for discussion include time management, note-taking, preparing for exams, and more. Facilitated by Time Management and Study Strategies. This is a Notation Track workshop. Lunch will be provided during the workshop, from 12:00 – 2:00 pm. Registration is required for this workshop.
Sep 30, 2017
It's time again for one of the best and most popular events of the year! Join us to pick some apples, eat some apples, and enjoy being outdoors. This is a great New England tradition, and if you've never been, definitely check it out. If you have been, you know how much fun it is! Free cider guzzlers and a hayride are included! While food is available for purchase at the orchard, we recommend you pack a lunch. Tickets are $10/each, and each Tufts graduate student can get up to two tickets (for a guest). You may purchase tickets at Mayer Campus Center (be sure to bring your Tufts ID with you) or contact Tokio Sano (gsc-social@tufts.edu). Free transportation to and from the orchard is included. Buses leave from the Mayer Campus Center @ 9am sharp.
Oct 2, 2017
Colby, Bates and Bowdoin Colleges invite you to join us at our annual Graduate and Professional School Fair. Typically, more than 500 undergraduate students from the three campuses participate in this historically successful event. The timing of the CBB Graduate and Professional School Fair enables you to conveniently visit all three colleges over a two-day period. The tour starts with Colby College in the north and heads south to Bates College and finishes on the coast at Bowdoin College.
Oct 2, 2017
Learn about admissions requirements and application deadlines for graduate programs in social work, public policy, nonprofit management, international affairs, public interest law, social entrepreneurship, and many more Speak with graduate admissions advisors from local, national and international universities
Oct 2, 2017
Explore the causes of conflicts that can create obstacles for graduate students’ success. Examine students’ own styles in negotiation, consider ideas for empowerment, and practice win-win conflict resolution. Facilitated by Dr. Sinaia Nathanson. This is a Notation Track workshop. Dinner will be provided prior to the workshop, from 5:30 – 6:00 pm. Registration is required for this workshop.
Oct 3, 2017
Colby, Bates and Bowdoin Colleges invite you to join us at our annual Graduate and Professional School Fair. Typically, more than 500 undergraduate students from the three campuses participate in this historically successful event. The timing of the CBB Graduate and Professional School Fair enables you to conveniently visit all three colleges over a two-day period. The tour starts with Colby College in the north and heads south to Bates College and finishes on the coast at Bowdoin College.
Oct 3, 2017
Colby, Bates and Bowdoin Colleges invite you to join us at our annual Graduate and Professional School Fair. Typically, more than 500 undergraduate students from the three campuses participate in this historically successful event. The timing of the CBB Graduate and Professional School Fair enables you to conveniently visit all three colleges over a two-day period. The tour starts with Colby College in the north and heads south to Bates College and finishes on the coast at Bowdoin College.
Oct 4, 2017
This year’s fair will be held on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 11 AM - 1PM, Case Campus Center, second floor. Check-in opens at 10:30 AM. Admissions representatives will be at tables arranged in alphabetical order. They will describe features of their schools, discuss admissions criteria, and answer questions. They will also distribute materials about their programs. It is not necessary to dress up; school attire is fine.
Oct 6, 2017
New research assistant? Interested in exploring good lab management tips and principles in more depth? Professor Sam Thomas, Chemistry, facilitates this workshop on key concepts related to lab management for students in STEM and social sciences, with opportunities for discussion of questions or areas of interest students bring to the group.  This is a Notation Track workshop. Lunch will be provided during the workshop, from 12:00 – 2:00 pm. Registration is required for this workshop.
Oct 6, 2017
Discuss what is grabbing your interest, what is challenging you, and the overall experience with respect to being a TA with peers. Former GIFT fellows and experienced TAs lead this discussion and share pedagogical insights they found particularly helpful.  Part of a series of informal discussion-based workshops based on student interest. Direct topic suggestions to Ariana Hajmiragha. This is a Notation Track workshop. Snacks and beverages will be provided. Registration is requested but NOT required.

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