The University of Georgia Graduate School seeks to support graduate student success beyond the classroom by offering workshops and resources to empower students. The Graduate Student Success Series was created to offer workshops that are held throughout the academic year. The workshops are led by university faculty and staff, and are designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in graduate school.
Spring 2021 Workshop Schedule
Thursday, January 21, 2020 at 5pm-6pm- Building a #SupportSquad, Shawntell Pace, Division of Academic Enhancement
Wednesday, February 10, 2020 at 5pm-6pm- Staying Motivated in Graduate School, Dr. Megan Brock, Division of Academic Enhancement
Wednesday, March 17, 2020 at 5pm-6pm- Job Searching in the Era of COVID, Kyle Poe, Career Center
Wednesday, April 7, 2020 at 5pm-6pm- Art of Eating Healthy as a Grad Student, Beth Kindamo, University Health Center
Tuesday, April 20, 2020 at 5pm-6pm- The Road Less Traveled: A Discussion on Industry Career Paths, Dr. Andrew Crain, Graduate School
*All workshops will be held virtually on Zoom
Finding Success in Graduate School -conducted by Keith Allen, Division of Academic Enhancement, this workshop walks you through the various resources offered at UGA and offers tips for effective time management as it relates to academic responsibilities including reading for class. Finding Success in Graduate School: https://kaltura.uga.edu/media/1_s5x73grz.
A First Generation Student’s Guide to Graduate School -conducted by Dr. Megan Brock, Division of Academic Enhancement, this workshop provides students with tips for success that include how to communicate to your friends and families your needs as a student and desire for wanting to continue your education. A First Generation Student’s Guide to Graduate School: https://kaltura.uga.edu/media/1_w28nhwrk.
Staying Motivated in Graduate School– conducted by Dr. Megan Brock, Division of Academic Enhancement, this workshop provides students with tips for finding ways to stay motivated through the many ups and downs of graduate education and discusses factors that affect motivation. Staying Motivated in Graduate School: https://kaltura.uga.edu/media/t/1_nbja3bvz
For questions, or workshop materials, please contact Geovani Ayala, Associate Director, Office of Recruitment and Diversity Initiatives, UGA Graduate School at firstname.lastname@example.org.