Personal Development

Seminar Title Presenter(s) Materials
The Burnout Resistant Graduate Student: Sidestepping Landmines & Successful Progression to Graduation Dr. Andy Case-Simonson, Counseling Psychologist  
Cultural Transitions for International Graduate Students Leigh Poole & Others, International Student Life Summary
Dealing with Deficit Spending: Money Management for Graduate Students Michael Rupured, Extension Financial Management Specialist  
Ethics in Life, Organizations and the Professions Archie Carroll, Director of the Nonprofit Management and Community Service Program in the Terry College of Business Summary
Finding Balance through Intuition: A Seminar for Graduate Women Debra Alvis & Laura Riss, University Health Center  
Finding Work-Life Balance in Graduate School: Keys to a Healthy Lifestyle Andy Case-Simonson, Counseling Psychologist Slides
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Is Balance Possible in Graduate School: Strategies for Managing Stress Gloria Varley, Assistant Director of the University Health Center & Director of Health Promotion Department  
Legal Issues which Every Graduate Student Should be Familiar Elizabeth Bailey, Legal Affairs Summary
Managing Your Finances as a Graduate Student Lance Palmer, Asst. Professor, Department of Housing and Consumer Economics Summary
Minority Faculty and Minority Graduate Students: Lessons Learned Jorge Atilles, Natasha Burns, Paige Carmichael, Vicky Plaut, Kecia Thomas, & Ron Walcott Summary
Money Management for Graduate Students Michael Rupured, Consumer Economics Specialist and Senior Public Service Associate, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Slides
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Project Management for Graduate Students: How do I Manage People and Budgets Janette Hill, Department of Instructional Technology Summary
Nutrition. How to Eat Well on a Tight Budget Kelly Cordray, Coop Ext Service & Allison McCamey, Department of Foods & Nutrition Summary
A Student Loan is More Than Money at the Beginning of the Semester Susan Little Summary
Surviving your First Year in Graduate School Richard Kiely, Department of Adult Ed Summary
Surviving Stress: Some Strategies for Coping Gloria Varley, UGA Health Center Summary
Taming the Shrews: Perfectionism and Procrastination in Graduate School Life Andy Case-Simonson, Counseling Psychologist  
Time Management for Graduate Students Janette Hill, Department of Instructional Technology