Events

Feb 22, 2018
Join alumni and deans in this annual workshop on preparing for and transitioning from graduate education to a career in industry, government, or non-profits. Hear from alumni about how they found their jobs, how they identified positions or fields of interest outside of their immediate research areas, how they approached identifying and communicating their transferable skills, and some of the challenges and opportunities they found in their job searches and careers. This is a Notation Track workshop. Dinner will be served during the workshop from 5:00 - 8:30 pm. Registration is required for this workshop.
Feb 26, 2018
Learn about appropriately balancing the many demands placed on your time as a graduate student and in academic careers. Further details forthcoming, and driven in large part by student need. Facilitated by Associate Dean Sarah Herchel. 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.
Feb 26, 2018
Use visual design to craft an engaging presentation. Examine key visual literacy principles and learn strategies to improve the effectiveness of presentation materials. Demonstrations will utilize PowerPoint, but will emphasize universal strategies which can be adopted into any presentation format (such as Keynote, Prezi, or others). Facilitated by the Tisch Library. 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.
Feb 28, 2018
An introduction to leadership styles, beginning with your own leadership style and examining the way others lead to begin to develop an understanding of which leadership style(s) may fit best for you. Case studies and interactive activities will support this exploration, and will provide techniques to demonstrate leadership expertise which can be implemented immediately.  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.
Mar 6, 2018
Review the tax filing process, including filing as a student as well as post-graduation. Discuss questions you have about the process, terms you've heard but don't know what they mean, and take a look at what some of the most used tax preparation software looks like in action. 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.
Mar 9, 2018
How do you think about your research? How do you notice patterns and maintain an approach your data with an open eye? Hone your observational skills through creative strategies for better identifying patterns, communicating results, and applying these skills to your research. Art in the Aidekman Arts Center Art Gallery is used to practice and demonstrate these processes. Facilitated by the Aidekman Art Gallery. This is a Notation Track workshop. Lunch will be provided prior to the workshop, from 11:30 am – 12:15 pm. Registration is required for this workshop.
Mar 9, 2018
Join students in fundraising for children’s medical needs at Tufts! The Miracle Network Dance Marathon is hosting a fundraiser and an event at Tufts on March 9th. The collected funds go to the kids at Boston Children’s Hospital. All you need to do is register for Dance Marathon and post your fundraising page to social media! It’s never too early to start fundraising! Contact gsc-social@tufts.edu and gsc-community@tufts.edu for more info.
Mar 12, 2018
An introduction to the basics of personal finance, including setting spending plans to meet your goals, understanding and improving cash flow, managing debt, and understanding future steps. 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.
Mar 28, 2018
What is a potential employer really looking for in an interview? Learn the ins and outs of interviewing and improve your interviews with improv tips. Facilitated by the Career Center. 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.
Mar 29, 2018
Bi-annual event exploring the role of women in STEM, addressing the historical and contemporary challenges facing them, and celebrating the successes of women scientists. More information about featured speaker will be shared shortly. This is a Notation Track workshop. Dinner will be provided during the workshop, from 6:00 - 8:30 pm. Registration is required for this workshop. You may register online here.
Apr 4, 2018
A panel of faculty and Deans explore key components to crafting engaging presentations in humanities and arts. Panels cover pre-presentation planning, crafting presentations using visuals, the role of narrative, and presenting without visual aids. This is a Notation Track workshop. Dinner will be provided during the workshop, from 5:00 – 8:30 pm. Registration is required for this workshop.

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