4/17 - 8:00am to 4/19 - 8:00pm
Online Discussion Forum
The Versatile PhD offers three-day online career forum, Ask Me Anything (AMA) by
Dr. Castro (Cultural Anthropology, 2011) and Dr. Nguyen (Neuroscience, 2010) help PhDs plan and launch successful careers - Nguyen as a graduate career advisor and associate dean, and Castro as speaker and career coach to PhDs.
Join them for three days of Q&A about how to find the right career path for you. Humanists, social scientists, life scientists, graduate students and postdocs in all disciplines are invited to ask questions and get personal support during this three-...
8:00am to 11:00am
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.
12:30pm to 1:30pm
ood security doesn’t have to be hard to understand or difficult to implement. Come learn some of the simple steps that you can take to improve your security and privacy awareness in a digital world. Bring your laptop, smartphone, and questions for a hands-on workshop led by a team of campus computer security experts. Sign up and attend to receive a free Cornell laptop webcam privacy cover!
Facilitator, Meryl Bursic, Senior Security Engineer, Cornell University IT Security Office and members of the IT@Cornell team
Lunch Provided at 12:15 pm
5:00pm to 6:30pm
Excited about evidence-based policymaking? Join us for a discussion with four influential Cornell alumni who have demonstrated the power of research in the public policy space. Panelists will discuss career opportunities for graduate students that go beyond academia. These alumni represent diverse career opportunities in policy research, implementation, and evaluation across the public, private, and nonprofit sectors. Their work demonstrates that there is a central role for multidisciplinary and applied research in informing, influencing and igniting policy...
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Sick of spreadsheets and data modelling? Starved of culture and the finer things in life? Why not come and share your favorite song, dance, poem, prose, stand-up routine - in fact, whatever takes your fancy!
We will provide a mic, a piano, and a guitar; your job is to bring the inspiration.
If you would like to perform, please sign up via email at email@example.com or via the sign-up sheet at the barn register any weekday after 2pm. Places are limited so make sure to sign up as soon as possible to avoid disappointment!