Past Workshops

The Graduate College offers monthly workshops that provide guidance on topics that are important to our graduate students. Current graduate students will gain knowledge and hone their skills with our Professional and Academic Development workshops. The Graduate College encourages all graduate students to attend these workshops and network with other graduate students, staff, and faculty. Find out more information by registering for our Brownsville and Edinburg events!

Fall 2017

Brownsville Campus:

Event Name: Financial Aid Workshop

Date: September 12, 2017

Time: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Location:  Life and Health Sciences Building #2.604 (Salon Esperanza)

Video for Financial Aid Workshop - Brownsville Campus

Financial Aid FAQs for accelerated online students - Brownsville Campus


Event Name: Perfecting Your Proposal Defense

Date: September 28, 2017

Time: 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Location:  Life and Health Sciences Building #2.604 (Salon Esperanza)

Video for Perfecting Your Proposal Defense - Brownsville Campus


Event Name: Thesis/Dissertation Workshop

Date: October 12,2017

Time:  12:00 p.m. -1:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Location:  Life and Health Sciences Building #2.604 (Salon Esperanza)

Download Thesis/Dissertation Workshop slides - Brownsville Campus

Create your ProQuest account - Brownsville Campus


Event Name: Copyright & Plagiarism

Date: October 26, 2017

Time: 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Location:  Life and Health Sciences Building #2.604 (Salon Esperanza)

Video for Copyright and Plagiarism - Brownsville Campus


Event Name: Donuts with the Dean

Date: November 9, 2017

Time: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Location:  Life and Health Sciences Building #2.604 (Salon Esperanza)

Register for Donuts with the Dean at Brownsville


Edinburg Campus:

Event Name: Financial Aid Workshop

Date: September 14, 2017

Time: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Location:  Cenzio Room

Video for Financial Aid Workshop - Edinburg Campus

Financial Aid FAQs for accelerated online students - Edinburg Campus


Event Name: Perfecting Your Proposal Defense

Date: September 26, 2017

Time: 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Location:  Bronc Room

Video for Financial Aid Workshop - Edinburg Campus


Event Name: Thesis/Dissertation Workshop

Date: October 10,2017

Time:  12:00 p.m. -1:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Location: Cenizo room

Download Thesis/Dissertation Workshop slides - Edinburg Campus

Create your ProQuest account - Edinburg Campus


Event Name: Copyright & Plagiarism

Date: October 24, 2017

Time: 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Location: UC Cenizo

Video for Financial Aid Workshop - Edinburg Campus


Event Name: Donuts with the Dean

Date: November 7, 2017

Time: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Location: Ballroom

Register for Donuts with the Dean at Edinburg

 

Spring 2018 

Edinburg Campus:

Event Name: Time Management in Grad School

Date: January 30, 2018

Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Location: Bronc Room

Time Management in Grad School Workshop presentation - Edinburg Campus

Video for Time Management in Grad School - Edinburg Campus

 

Event Name: Financial and Scholarship Opportunities

Date: February 13, 2018

Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Location: Student Union Palmetto

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Event Name: Graduate Research Symposium

Date: February 27, 2018

Time: 12-5:30pm

Location: Ballroom

 

Event Name: Thesis/Dissertation Workshop

Date: March 20, 2018

Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm & 6:00pm-7:00pm

Location: Bronc Room

 

Event Name: Writing Processes & Strategies for Academic Writing

Date: March 27, 2018

Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Location: Bronc Room

 

Event Name: Presentation Skills: Oral Communication & Body Language

Date: April 5, 2018

Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Location: Bronc Room

  

Event Name: Career Center Workshop

Date: April 17, 2018

Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Location: Bronc Room

 

Brownsville Campus:

Event Name: Time Management in Grad School

Date: February 1, 2018&

Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Location: LHSB #2.604 (Salon Esperanza)

Time Management in Grad School Workshop presentation - Brownsville Campus

Video for Time Management in Grad School - Brownsville Campus

 

Event Name: Financial and Scholarship Opportunities

Date: February 15, 2018

Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Location: LHSB #2.604 (Salon Esperanza)

Watch the Financial and Scholarship Opportunities video - Brownsville Campus

 

Event Name: Graduate Research Symposium

Date: February 28, 2018

Time: 12-5:30pm

Location: Salon Cassia

 

Event Name: Thesis/Dissertation Workshop

Date: March 22, 2018

Time: 12:00-1:00pm & 6:00-7:00pm

Location: LHSB #2.604 (Salon Esperanza)

 

Event Name: Writing Processes & Strategies for Academic Writing

Date: March 29, 2018

Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Location: LHSB #2.604 (Salon Esperanza)

 

Event Name: Presentation Skills: Oral Communication & Body Language

Date: April 12, 2018

Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Location: LHSB #2.604 (Salon Esperanza)

 

Event Name: Career Center Workshop

Date: April 19, 2018

Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Location: LHSB #2.604 (Salon Esperanza)

 

Spring 2019 

Edinburg Campus:

Event Name: Financial and Scholarship Opportunities
Date: February 21, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m.
Location: EDBCX (Cenizo Room)
Teach Grant Brochure
Financial Aid PowerPoint

Event Name: Writing Processes & Strategies for Academic Writing
Date: March 7, 2019
Time: 6:00p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Location:  EDBCX (Cenizo Room)
Writing Processes & Strategic for Academic Writing PowerPoint

Event Name: Presentation Skills: Oral Communication & Body Language
Date: March 21, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Location: EDBCX (Cenizo Room)
Presentation Skill: Oral Communication & Body Language

Event Name: Career Center Workshop
Date: March 28, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Location: EDBCX (Cenizo Room)
Career Center Workshop Powerpoint

Event Name: Time Management in Grad School
Date: April 4, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Location: EDBCX (Cenizo Room)
Time Management in Grad School PowerPoint

Brownsville Campus:

Event NameFinancial and Scholarship Opportunities
Date: February 19, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Salon Esperanza BLHSB 2.604
Teach Grant Brochure
Financial Aid PowerPoint

Event Name: Writing Processes & Strategies for Academic Writing
Date: March 5, 2019
Time: 6:00p.m.-7:00p.m.
Location: Salon Esperanza BLHSB 2.604
Writing Process & Strategies for Academic Writing PowerPoint

Event Name: Presentation Skills: Oral Communication & Body Language 
Date: March 19, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Location: Salon Esperanza BLHSB 2.604
Presentation Skill: Oral Communication & Body Language

Event Name: Career Center Workshop
Date: March 26, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Salon Esperanza BLSHB 2.604
Career Center Workshop Powerpoint

Event Name: Time Management in Grad School
Date: April 2, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Salon Esperanza BLSHB 2.604
Time Management in Grad School PowerPoint

 

Fall 2019

Brownsville Campus:

Event NameFair Use & Copyright Workshop
Date: September 26, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Salon Esperanza, BLHSB 2.604
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Event NameFinancial and Scholarship Opportunities
Date: October 3, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Salon Esperanza BLHSB 2.604
Eventbrite: Register for Financial and Scholarship Opportunities

Event NameThesis/Dissertation Workshop
Date: October 10, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Salon Esperanza BLHSB 2.604
Eventbrite: Register for Thesis/Dissertation Workshop

Event NameSeven Most Effective tactics to Manage Your Time Better
Date: October 17, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Salon Esperanza BLHSB 2.604
Eventbrite: Register forSeven Most Effective tactics to Manage Your Time Better

Edinburg Campus:

Event Name: Fair Use & Copyright Workshop
Date: September 24, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m.
Location: Bronc Room, EDBCX
Eventbrite: Register for Fair Use & Copyright Workshop

Event Name: Financial and Scholarship Opportunities
Date: October 1, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m.
Location: Bronc Room, EDBCX
Eventbrite: Register for Financial and Scholarship Opportunities

Event Name: Thesis/Dissertation Workshop
Date: October 8, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m.
Location: Bronc Room, EDBCX
Eventbrite: Register for Thesis/Dissertation Workshop

Event Name: Seven Most Effective tactics to Manage Your Time Better
Date: October 15, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m.
Location: Bronc Room, EDBCX
Eventbrite: Register for Seven Most Effective tactics to Manage Your Time Better