11/7 - 8:00am to 12/1 - 8:00am
The Colman Leadership Program invites you to apply to be a part of the 25-30 PhD student co-hort who will participate in an intensive 4-day program focused on providing skills and knowledge to support their development as leaders in graduate school and beyond. Consideration will be given to applications from PhD students from all backgrounds (domestic and international).
Priority Applicant Consideration:
PhD students with Cornell Colman or Sloan Fellowships
Students in Year 3 or later of their PhD studies.
Students in the following Sloan graduate fields:...
11/15 - 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
102 Mann Library
An important part of the job search is interviewing and then negotiating the offer. Come learn about the art of interviewing! Presenters: Yael Levitte, Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity, and Christine Holmes, Director of Postdoctoral Studies. This is a brown bag event - bring your lunch. Part of the Academic Job Search Series sponsored by CU-CIRTL and the Office of Postdoctoral Studies.
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 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,...