9/22 - 12:00pm to 11/29 - 1:30pm
Cornell is home to a number of graduate and professional student organizations that promote diversity and inclusion. The following student organizations represented on the OISE Student Leadership Council, work collaboratively with the Graduate School and other campus partners on intiatives to advance a sense of community, professional excellence, and a climate of inclusion for all graduate and professional students, but especially for those from marginalized communities and backgrounds historically underrepresented in the academy.
Black Graduate and...
10/4 - 8:00am
Big Red Barn
Grad Write-Ins occur every weekday that class is in session, from 8:00-11:00am in the Big Red Barn. Come join other students who also have writing goals and deadlines. Be a part of a writing community so that you are able to become more productive and accountable with your time and your writing. The upstairs area of the Big Red Barn is a designated quiet space.
There will be cups for you at the register for FREE coffee and/or tea! Come for all or part of the time.
Learn about other Graduate School writing programs here.
11:00am to 5:00pm
341 Caldwell Hall
Bring your draft application (and questions) for a review and feedback on any graduate fellowship application. Not on campus? Email firstname.lastname@example.org for a virtual review.
Two sessions: Tuesday, October 3, 11:00am - 6:00pm (RSVP) and Wednesday, October 4, 11:00am - 5:00pm (RSVP). Both sessions will take place in 341 Caldwell Hall.
2:00pm to 3:30pm
In the first of four online seminars on women in STEM, presenters will define and characterize the participation of women in STEM. They will assess the challenges women face at the graduate level and in careers. Lastly, they will discuss strategies for creating inclusive environments.
Presenter: Beverly Irby, Professor and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Texas A&M University
Questions to consider include:
What is the landscape: what are current proportions of women in a range of fields? Which fields are doing the best? What fields are lagging?
3:00pm to 4:00pm
This series will give you a snapshot overview of different career paths in STEM. Explore a variety career options by connecting to professionals in STEM careers outside of academia and the lab during these 30-minute live webinars.
Presented by: Roslyn F. Schneider, MD, MSc, FACP, FCCP, Global Patient Affairs Lead at Pfizer Medical
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Cornell University is now an institutional partner of the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) – Free individual membership available for undergraduate and graduate students!
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4:00pm to 6:00pm
Big Red Barn
If you're a native speaker eager to talk in your own language or just a beginner trying to learn, come chat with other grads at the BRB. All languages welcome and encouraged to form your own conversation group.
Everyone is welcome! Coffee & cookies provided!
4:30pm to 7:00pm
Graduate Students Mentoring Undergraduates (GSMU) strives to establish strong mentoring relationships between underrepresented Cornell graduate and undergraduate students in order to encourage a pursuit of graduate education, and to build a supportive network between and among these graduates and undergraduates.
GSMU Dinners are large group meetings between mentors and mentees focusing on enabling discussions to demystify the graduate school process, exploring Mentees’ decision to attend graduate school, learning about the application and funding processes,...