12:00pm to 2:00pm
In this series of biweekly lunchtime workshops for graduate students and postdocs, you will develop essential research mentoring skills for an academic career, particularly one where research is conducted in teams in a laboratory or field setting. Effective mentoring of students is a key skill influencing everything from research productivity to personal satisfaction. Learn best practices for mentoring undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral researchers, and develop your advising and mentoring skills needed to lead a research team. Mentor Training Program...
4:00pm to 5:00pm
341 Caldwell Hall
Pie with the Deans sessions are open to any graduate or professional student to chat with the deans at the Graduate School. Stop by for pie and an informal visit with the Graduate School deans.
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Cornell Child Care Center @ 150 Pleasant Grove Road
A Monthly Meeting for Student Parents
Share information and strategies for success. Learn about Cornell and community resources for student families. For Parents: Dinner with fellow parents and spouses/partners followed by a facilitated discussion on a topic of importance to your role as a parent. For Child(ren): Dinner, childcare, and age-appropriate activities will be provided by the Cornell Child Care Center. Children from infants to age 12 are welcome.
To participate in Time Out and Study Days, you must register through the Graduate School and Child Care...
12:15pm to 1:30pm
102 Mann Library
This session will provide an overview of the basic IRS filing requirements, and the resources available to help you complete your tax returns. Professor MacAusland will cover aspects of both tax preparation and tax planning to help you better understand the U.S. internal revenue code, how to reduce your tax liability, and how to find answers to specific questions you may have. Presenter: Mary MacAusland, CPA, PhD, Sr. Lecturer, School of Hotel Administration
4:30pm to 7:00pm
I’m thrilled to announce our wonderful pool of finalist for Cornell’s 3rd Annual 3-Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition. Following three preliminary rounds earlier this semester, 12 finalists representing ten different graduate fields will compete in the final round on Wednesday, March 29, beginning at 4:30 pm in Biotech G10.
This Year’s Finalist are:
Kristen Brochu - Manipulating Microbes: Probiotics for Bees
Heather Callaway - Viral Origami: Understanding Canine Parvovirus Infection
Xiangkun "Elvis" Cao - FeverPhone