2019 Winter Pathways to Success Symposium

Biotechnology Building 526 Campus Road, Ithaca, NY

Pathways to Success (P2S) is the Graduate School’s framework for helping graduate and professional students and postdoctoral scholars be successful in their research and scholarship, and establish the necessary skills for their future careers. The Winter and Summer P2S Symposia are one-day professional development and career exploration opportunities for graduate students and postdoctoral scholars. These events provide…

Interviewing and Negotiation for Academic Positions

Biotechnology Building 526 Campus Road, Ithaca, NY

An important part of the job search is interviewing and then negotiating the offer. Come learn about the art of interviewing! Presenters: Yael Levitte, Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity, and Christine Holmes, Director of Postdoctoral Studies. This is a brown bag event – bring your own lunch, and we will provide drinks…

Special Sessions: Get the Mentoring You Need and Want

Biotechnology Building 526 Campus Road, Ithaca, NY

Mentoring is the most critical relationship for a graduate student. Mentoring begins with understanding what mentoring is and what you hope to get out of the relationship. Through interactive discussion and case studies, we will discuss how to establish a positive relationship and communicate effectively with your mentors. Presenter: Colleen McLinn, Director, Center for the…

Summer Success Symposium

Biotechnology Building 526 Campus Road, Ithaca, NY

The Summer Success Symposium is a one day event for new and continuing MS/PhD and PhD students from across all graduate fields who identify as belonging to groups historically underrepresented in graduate education. The symposium has a particular focus on bringing together recipients of graduate fellowships in support of diversity as well as all other…