WORKSHOPS & EVENTS
New Dates for the 2020-2021 Academic Year
As announced by the Office of the President on May 15, the Fall 2020 calendar has
been adjusted. The Fall 2020 semester will now start on Monday, August 17 and the last day of the semester will conclude on Wednesday, November 25.
TRAILS Webinar – Creating Online Learning Content
Monday, June 8 at 1pm
To assist with the sudden demand for online learning, TRAILS will offer a free webinar
on how to create instructional video content. The session will be in a sandbox format
to provide people with a chance to converse, share tips, advice, and information on
how to get up and running with online instruction quickly, but smartly. Find more
information/registration on the TRAILS Workshop.
Graduate Student Wellness Initiative
Fall 2020 semester
Are you interested in helping create and build a new initiative in graduate student
well-being? The Graduate School is going to launch a new Graduate Student Wellness
Initiative Fall semester of 2020. If this grabs your interest, we are looking for
graduate students to help on one of our implementations teams (wellness awareness,
ready tools for students, student mentoring support, and support for basic needs).
Please contact Barbara do Amaral email@example.com if you are interested.
CPS – Virtual Care Package and online resources
Feeling overwhelmed? CPS has created a virtual care package for students. It lists
resources available to students this summer as well as mental health self-care strategies
for students navigating summer classes and our online world. CPS also offers online
options for connection. View CPS’s page for more information.
CPS – Virtual connection space just for Graduate Students
Weekly, Wednesdays at 11am
Uncertain about funding and research opportunities for the summer and fall? Struggling
with loneliness, a lack of structure, or frustration at not knowing what the future
holds? Connect virtually with other graduate students and discuss ways to navigate
this uncertain time.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for the link to attend. A flyer is attached.
Summer Tutoring with the Writing Center
The Writing Center is here to support you and your writing in real time! Graduate students can make
an online appointment with a tutor. For information on how to make an online appointment
and what to expect when it’s time to meet the tutor online, please watch this video from the Writing Center