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...
10/11 - 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....
10/18 - 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.
12:00pm to 1:30pm
* Event cancelled due to insufficient advanced RSVPs *
This year, we are once again gathering a supportive community of peers where you can discuss your experience on the academic job market. Bring questions, problems, and things you've always wondered about to these monthly Wednesday lunch discussions aimed at doctoral students and postdocs. Catered lunch will be provided. RSVPs are required.
Moderators: Christine Holmes, Director of Postdoctoral Studies & Colleen McLinn, CU-CIRTL Director
More Academic Job Search Series events: http://gradschool.cornell....
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Online at www.cirtl.net/events
In the third of four online seminars on women in STEM, we will hear from women in STEM at various stages of their careers.
Presenters: Christiane Hassel, Research Associate and Head, Flow Cytometry Core Facility, Indiana University; Priscilla Barnes, Assistant Professor of Applied Health Science, Indiana University
They will discuss a range of topics, including:
How did they become interested in their field?
What helped them to achieve their goals?
How did they learn the culture, norms, habits of their current working environment?
How are norms, habits, and...
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!
4:15pm to 5:30pm
NextGen Professors Program
Advancing Diverse Future Faculty
NextGen Professors is a career-development program focused on preparing Cornell doctoral students and postdocs of color - and/or who identify as first-generation college students - for faculty careers across institutional types. Participants are members of a cohort who together, engage in series of professional and career development activities including monthly NextGen Professors meetings, Power Mentoring Sessions with faculty, and the Future Professors Institute. Participants also engage in program...
4:30pm to 6:00pm
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,...