Fall Semester Workshop Series: Preparing for Graduate and Professional School


Workshop One
'I want to go to Graduate School- Now What?!?'

This workshop is intended for students considering the pursuit of graduate or professional school admission.

We will discuss:
Timelines for preparation
Strategies for admission and success in graduate school
Unique challenges and opportunities for diverse student populations
Ways to fund grad school, and more!

Dates offered:
Wednesday, September 29th - at Noon
Thursday, October 21st - at Noon

Workshop Two
Preparing and Revising Your Personal Statement

This workshop will help you to think critically about how to write your personal statement, and revise it.

We will discuss:
Tips for answering application questions
Ways to make your statement stand out from the rest
Editing strategies, and more!

Note: Prior to attending this session you will need to spend a minimum of two hours writing a draft version of your personal statement.

Bring two copies of your draft statement to the workshop for editing and revision exercises.

Dates offered:
Thursday, October 28th - at Noon

Workshop Three
Writing an Effective Research Proposal

This workshop is intended for students interested in preparing a research proposal for various undergraduate research programs, including, UROP, MSROP, or McNair, etc. All students with general interests in proposal writing are also welcome!

Note: Application due dates for UROP -
October 4th, 2010 and early March, 2011.

Dates offered:
Thursday, September 30th - at Noon


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