Events and Training

Our graduate student professional development events, workshops and conferences will help you communicate effectively, compile a teaching portfolio, learn more about research ethics, cultivate a creative mindset and prepare for your career. Programming, registration, and tracking is captured in campusBridge.


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Professional Development Days - June 13 - 17, 2022

PD credit with departmental approval


This fantastic week of events is open to the campus community - particularly graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. We have 11 events to inspire, educate, and actively help you work on your career and life goals.

Monday June 13

  • Digital Science Communication: Background, Barriers and Battleplans (2 Hours PD Credit) (10:00 am - 12:00 noon MST)
  • Professional Development Orientation (not for PD Credit) (12:10-12:50 pm MST)
  • Career Flow: Optimize Engagement and Satisfaction in Work and Life (1 Hour PD Credit) (2:00-3:00 pm MST)

Tuesday June 14

  • Maximize Your LinkedIn Potential (1 Hour PD Credit) (12:00-1:00 pm MST)
  • Acing the Academic Interview (1 Hour PD Credit) (2:00-3:00 pm MST)

Wednesday June 15

  • Career Action: Negotiation Jitters (1 Hour PD Credit) (12:00-1:00)
  • Leadership in Turbulent Times: Thriving in the Post-Pandemic (1.5 Hours PD credit) (1:30-3:30)

Thursday June 16

  • Project Management - Is This a Career For You? (1 Hour PD Credit) (12-1:00 pm MST)
  • Making Your Résumé Soar (1 Hour PD Credit) (1:30-2:30 pm MST)

Friday June 17

  • So You Want to Be a Consultant/Self Employed (1 Hour PD Credit) (12:00-1:00 pm MST)
  • Are You Creating the Right Space For Yourself? (1 Hour PD Credit) (1:30-2:30 pm MST)

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