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...
12:15pm to 1:30pm
401 Physical Sciences Building
Presenter: Paul Strebel, Co-Founder and Business Development Coach, Strebel Planning Group, and Lecturer, School of Hotel Administration, Cornell University
Just placing your money in a savings account is not enough as taxes and inflation will quickly erode your buying power. The world of investing can be extremely intimidating, and the messages can be confusing. By the end of the session, you will be able to describe the building blocks of an investment portfolio in relation to your tolerance for risk and your investment time horizon.