10/11 - 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.
10/11 - 8:00am to 10/13 - 8:00pm
Online Discussion Forum
The Versatile PhD offers three-day online career forum, Ask Me Anything (AMA) by inviting Dr. Peter Fiske, Technology Entrepreneur
Peter Fiske (Ph.D., Geochemistry and Materials Science, 1993) is a seasoned executive with over two decades of experience founding startups and commercializing new technologies. He also wrote the science careers classic, “Put Your Science to WORK!” and regularly speaks to early-career scientists at universities across the country.
Join Dr. Fiske for a three-day AMA on the Versatile PhD site. Ask him anything about founding a...
2:00pm to 3:30pm
In the second of four online seminars on women in STEM, we will introduce key skills and strategies to prepare for and navigate the job market. Efforts will be taken to address to barriers to advancement that differentially impact women (e.g., limited maternity leave policies) and what can be done by institutions, departments, and hiring/recruitment committees.
Presenters: Julie Plasencia, Assistant Professor of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, University of Kentucky; Kerrie G. Wilkins-Yel, Assistant Professor of Counseling and Educational Psychology, Indiana...
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!
10/11 - 6:00pm to 11/7 - 8:00pm
Big Red Barn (in the greenhouse)
Join us to open the Art Exhibit of Christine McMeekin's work, which will be displayed through October 11th to November 7th.
Christine McMeekin is a PhD student in the math department at Cornell University studying number theory. As an artist, she was originally drawn to mathematics for its creative nature. Christine excelled in art from a young age, but quickly rejected realism as merely a demonstration of technical proficiency and moved to more abstract art. Throughout her time in graduate school, she has held numerous art exhibitions locally in Ithaca, NY....