Fall 2013

Date
Event
Location
Notes
AUGUST
Aug 25, 2013 - 3:00 pm New Fall Graduate Student Orientation FieldHouse - BUC*
Aug, 2013 (OPEN DATE) Mandatory Online TA Orientation (Register here) Online
     
SEPTEMBER
Sep 6, 2013 - 9:30 am TA Development Workshop (Agenda) UC* Flamingo Ballroom
Sep 16, 2013 - 9:30 am

Fellowship Clinic On-Campus Program Manager Visit: Fulbright Fellowships

Vista Room 308 - SAC*
Sep 23, 2013 - 9:30 am Fellowship Clinic On-Campus Program Manager Visit:
APA Fellowships
Vista Room 308 - SAC*
Sep 25, 2013 (DEADLINE) Dissertation Writing Group (Apply here) Richter Library
Sep 27, 2013 Graduate Students submit intent to participate Online
Sep 30, 2013 - 9:30 am Fellowship Clinic On-Campus Program Manager Visit:
Ford and AERA Fellowships
Vista Room 308 - SAC*
     
OCTOBER
Oct 4, 2013 (DUE DATE) Mandatory Online TA Orientation Online
Oct 16, 2013
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Writing Center Workshop:
- Using Sources Responsibly
Writing Center
Oct 17, 2013 - 9am - 11am College of Arts & Sciences:
- Graduate Student Town Hall Meeting
Physics Library
Oct 18, 2013 Fellowship Writing Clinic: Applications are due Online
Oct 22, 2013 Fellowship Writing Clinic:
Clinic-Supported Graduate Students are notified
 
Oct 28 & 29, 2013 Fellowship Writing Clinic:
In-person Clinic held at The Graduate School
Graduate School
Oct 31, 2013 - 4pm - 5pm Toppel Career Center:
- CV and Cover Letter Writing Workshop
Toppel Library
     
NOVEMBER
Nov 7, 2013
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
RSMAS:
-Graduate Student Town Hall Meeting
RSMAS
More Info
Nov 8, 2013 - 6:30pm Graduate School Participation in Alumni Parade Serpentine Lot BUC*
Nov 11, 2013
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Toppel Career Center:
- Grant Writting Workshop: A Basic Guide to Planning, Writing and Submitting a Successful Application.
Toppel Library
Nov 14-17, 2013 Dissertation Writing Retreat Iron Arrow - SAC*
Nov 18, 2013 - 6:30pm Toppel Career Center:
- Google visit on campus
Ballroom - SAC*
Nov 19, 2013 Writing Center Workshop:
- Writers' Salon with Mecca
Writing Center
Nov 20, 2013 Writing Center Workshop:
- Canes' Conversations
Writing Center
Nov 23, 2013
10am and 12pm
Reception and Football Game
(McKnight Fellows and Dr. Morehouse)
Breakfast - TBA
Game - Sunlife Stadium
     

Spring 2014

Date
Event
Location
Notes
JANUARY
Jan 8, 2014
9:30am -3:00 pm
International Student Orientation Grand Ballroom (East) SAC*
Jan 9, 2014 - 3:30 pm New Spring Graduate Student Orientation Newman Alumni Center
Jan 10, 2014 - 10:00am Required TA Training – Sexual Harassment and ADA Newman Alumni Center
Jan 14, 2014 - 12:30pm Required TA Training – Sexual Harassment and ADA Newman Alumni Center
Jan 24, 2014 - 9:00 am First Year Student Research Guide West Ballroom - SAC*
Jan 22, 2014 - 3-6pm Toppel Career Center:
New Toppel Grand Opening BLOCK PARTY
New Toppel Career Center
Jan 27-28, 2014 UM CTSI & CCS:
- Software Carpentry Bootcamp
Newman Alumni Center
     
FEBRUARY
Feb 7, 2014 UM Center for the Humanities:
Expanding Career Opportunities for Humanities Ph.D.s Seminar
Executive Board Room
School of Nursing Bldg
Feb 11, 2014
12:30am - 1:30pm
ETD Writing Resources: Across Disciplines, Across Campus Senate Room - SAC*
Feb 12, 2014
1:30pm - 2:45pm
Toppel Center & Graduate School's Career Symposium:
Panel 1: Research Entrepreneurship (with Dean Blake)
East Ballroom - SAC*
Feb 12, 2014
3:00pm - 4:15pm
Toppel Center & Graduate School's Career Symposium:
Panel 2: Graduate Student Opportunities in Academia and Beyond (with Dean Blake)
East Ballroom - SAC*
Feb 13, 2014 - 5:30pm Department of History - Rastafarism Documentary:
Rasta-I-Zation by Dr. Edmun Abaka.
Perez Architecture Lecture Hall
Feb 14, 2014
10:00am - 11:00am
ETD Writing Resources: Across Disciplines, Across Campus Senate Room - SAC*
     
MARCH
Mar 7, 2014 - 10:30am Distinguished Mentor/Scholar Lecture:
Dr. Jerlando Jackson
Alumni Center Library
Video (Coming Soon)
Mar 13-16, 2014 Dissertation Writing Retreat SAC* & Alumni Center
     
APRIL

Apr 11, 2014
5:30 - 7:30 pm

Graduate School Awards Ceremony SAC* Moss Terrace
Apr 11, 2014 - 1:00pm Miller School Of Medicine:
6th Annual UMMSM MD/PhD Student Research Symposium
School of Medicine:
Research Quadrangle
       
MAY
May 2, 2014
3:00 - 4:30pm
Dissertation Writing Group End of the Year Reception Richter Library  
       

* - Sponsored Event
*BUC - Bank United Center
*UC - Whitten Univerisity Center
*SAC - Student Activities Center