The Graduate School and units across campus offer events with particular benefit for graduate students. Check this page frequently!
Upcoming Special Events
Living Thinkers: An Autobiography of Black Women in the Ivory Tower (2013)
This 75-minute film, directed by Roxana Walker-Canton, examines the intersection of race, class and gender for Black women professors and administrators working in U.S. colleges and universities today. Through their diverse narratives, from girlhood to the present, black women from different disciplines share experiences that have shaped them, including segregated schooling as children, and the trials, disappointments and triumphs encountered in academia.
This event is part of a bi-weekly brown bag series at UWM showcasing and discussing issues related to women, multiculturalism, and diversity. Sponsored by the UWM Black Cultural Center, UWM Union Sociocultural Programming, and the UWM Women’s Resource Center. We invite graduate students across disciplines to join us for this film screening and dialogue about race, class, and gender in the academy.
Want to learn about the types of jobs that can you pursue with a degree in the humanities outside of academia? Come and learn about alternative career options available from a panel of UWM alumni who followed career paths beyond academe. (This is a brown bag event; please feel free to byo lunch).
Where you complete your advanced degree matters. The UWM campus welcomes you to attend our Graduate School Open House. This is the perfect opportunity for you to meet the faculty, staff, and other prospective graduate students who will help shape your graduate school experience. We look forward to seeing you.
For questions, more information, or requests for accommodation, please contact: Erin Fox (E-mail, 229-6569).
This panel will discuss interview prep, what to expect during the interview process, etiquette, techniques for handling challenging questions, as well as post-interview considerations such as negotiating salary and benefits.
Speakers: Dr. Patrice Petro (English), Dr. Tom Walker (SOIS).
Sponsored by the Center for 21st Century Studies, College of Letters and Sciences, with support from the Graduate School
This is a workshop on High Performance Computing (HPC) and High Throughput Computing (HTC) for scientists and engineers. The goal is to introduce the concepts of parallel computing to anyone whose research might benefit from parallel computation.
UWM's Research Computing support group is offering a FREE, two-day workshop on research computing and computer programming for anyone who uses computers as part of their research.
This course is an overview of computational research and an introduction to scientific programming. The primary goals are to help researchers determine what types of computational tools to use for their research, and to provide an introduction to computer use and computer programming.
Classes will be part lecture and part open discussion among researchers and support staff. We hope that these meetings will result in the spread of knowledge in all directions and help establish new connections between researchers with common interests. Registration required.
Sponsored by the Center for 21st Century Studies and College of Letters & Science, with support from the UWM Graduate School.
Dissertators' and Thesis Writers' Support Group
Solution-focused, problem-solving support group to help you complete your dissertation or thesis. Contact JoAnne Graham, Ph.D., (email@example.com, 229-5144) at the Norris Health Center for more information.
Page last updated on: 10/27/2014
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