Gathering: First Gen Grad Students and Students of Color
Today, Oct. 18 | 12 - 1 pm | Register here
Gather with Graduate Studies’ Diversity Officer hosts to network and build a community with grad students from across campus.
How’s it Going? A Mid-Quarter Check-In for New TAs
Today, Oct. 18 | 4-5:15 pm | Learn more and register
Submit questions you have about teaching and meet with Teaching Assistant Consultants to problem-solve and address challenges. The TA Consultants will also share tips and strategies to help you manage your teaching time. You’ll leave with resources you can use to become a more effective TA.
Global Energy Managers Workshop
Oct. 19-20 | Zoom | Learn more and register
UC Davis will host the third Global Energy Managers Workshop, where facility managers, students, and faculty from around the world will meet to share and learn about energy-saving, cost management, and carbon reduction strategies. This event is free of charge.
Mentoring Matters: How Grad Students of Color Secure Mentorship
Oct. 21 | 1-2:30 pm | Register Here
Learn about common challenges students of color may encounter when seeking mentorship. Gain a better understanding of the benefits of multiple mentors and create a plan to secure mentorship in your graduate program.
Anti-Racism: Applications to Teaching
Oct. 25 | 1-2:16 pm | Learn more and register
In this interactive workshop, participants will explore how we might take anti-racist actions —preventatively and responsively—in the context of our classrooms. We will also discuss actionable steps towards building an anti-racist teaching approach.
Chancellor's Leadership & Development Speaker Series: Dr. Pablo G. Reguerín
Oct. 26 | 2-3 pm | Register here
The CLDS series creates an avenue for graduate students to interact with and familiarize themselves with the roles and responsibilities of key members of the university’s leadership team. Don't miss your chance to meet Dr. Pablo Reguerin, the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs!
Datalab: Structured Quantitative Social Science Data: An Introduction
Nov. 2 | 11 am-noon | Shields 165 | Learn More
Learn about structured quantitative social science data (e.g., Census data) and how to find it. No registration required.
Datalab: Introduction to the Unix Command Line
Nov. 4 | noon-2 pm | Register here
Learn and practice talking directly to your computer via command line in this interactive, hands-on workshop.
Writing a Dissertation or Thesis: Getting Started – Getting Done!
Nov. 6 | noon-4:45 pm | Learn more and register
University Writing Program faculty will cover a variety of topics and provide practical strategies for writing your dissertation or thesis. You may attend the entire event or individual workshops. This half-day symposium is only offered once a year and features more than nine sessions on writing strategies for STEM, Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences disciplines.
Deep Bibliography: Advanced Library Research in the Humanities
Nov. 9 | 11 am - noon | Shields 165 | Register here
Beyond Google, Beyond Databases: Learning the library and the finer points of in-depth research across the humanities.
Graduate Diversity Community Dinner
Nov. 16 | 5:30-7 pm | Register here
The Graduate Diversity Community Dinners are an opportunity for graduate students and postdocs from marginalized populations to meet, greet, laugh, and build community at UC Davis!