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:...
11/30 - 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 2:00pm
Postdoc Leadership Program (Certificate Program)
Overview: Leadership involves effectively engaging people to work together to achieve organizational, political or social goals. Skill in this arena is a critical factor in organizational and career success. Every postdoc, no matter what field of endeavor, will face a variety of complex leadership challenges. How these challenges are met will have a significant impact on the postdoc’s career and life.
Cosponsored by the Office of Postdoctoral Studies and the VP of Human Resources, this 10-module program uses...
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Draft a peer-reviewed statement that reflects your teaching beliefs and experiences. Learn more
Thursday, November 30, 2017 from 2:00-4:00 pm ET
Registration: October 2 - November 20. Enrollment cap: 50
Online at: www.cirtl.net/p/events
3:30pm to 5:30pm
Big Red Barn
Meet international and American students for some nice conversation over free coffee and snacks!
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Scientists have many responsibilities beyond their own research endeavors, from writing grants to mentoring students—which often means that public outreach falls off the radar. However, having experts that can successfully engage with the public, explain their own work or scientific progress in general, and take the time to understand how non-scientists think about science and innovation is imperative to our society’s health. But where do you start as a scientist and how can you ensure that your efforts will be successful?
This evening will bring...