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  • Professional Development for Graduate Students: March 2021

    Investment and Retirement Planning Session for Graduate Students  Tuesday, March 2, 1:00–2:30 PM CST (Online)  Develop a financial strategy to maximize limited resources while pursuing your advanced degree. Learn best practices for retirement planning and …

  • UW Retains Top 10 National Research Ranking

    The National Science Foundation has released its 2019 fiscal year Higher Education Research and Development Survey, or HERD, data, showing that the University of Wisconsin–Madison ranked 8th place in the national research rankings for public …

  • Spring 2021: Beyond the Tenure Track

    Beyond the Tenure Track Spring 2021 Navigating Job Negotiations for Graduate Students Tuesday, Feb 9 | Noon–1:30 PM This virtual workshop will help you explore your values and interests to identify your “non-negotiables” before discussing strategies …

  • Call for Trainee Abstract Submissions – UWCCC Research Retreat 3/16/21

    The Carbone Cancer Center is inviting abstract submission for Trainee Flash Talk Presentations at the 2021 Virtual Research Retreat March 16, 2021. TRAINEE ABSTRACTS Abstract submission for potential Trainee Flash Talk Presentations Trainees, including undergraduate, …

  • Upcoming (2/1): NIH OITE Mental Health Series – Anxiety & Anxiety Disorders Webinar

    The next installment of the NIH OITE mental health series takes place on February 1, 2021 at 12:00 – 2:15 CST. This month we will focus on anxiety. The lecture will include details on physical …

  • Becoming a Resilient Scientist Workshop and Facilitated Discussion Series

    We are pleased to announce a pilot resilience training program for graduate students hosted by the UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health (SMPH) in collaboration with the NIH Office of Intramural Training and Education …

  • New Database of External Funding Opportunities

    In addition to funding through their program, graduate students are strongly encouraged to apply for fellowships from external federal agencies, professional organizations, and private foundations. UW–Madison graduate students can use the table below to identify …

  • Spring 2021 Student Research Grant Competition

    The Spring 2021 Student Research Grant Competition awards are now live in WiSH! Interested graduate students can visit this website to learn more and find the link to WiSH to apply: https://grad.wisc.edu/funding/grants-competition/ Student Research Grants Competition Information – Graduate School | UW–Madison …

  • WISCIENCE Scientific Teaching Fellows Program (Now accepting applications for 2021)

    WISCIENCE Scientific Teaching Fellows Program (Now accepting applications for 2021) This year-long program is for graduate students and postdocs in the biosciences or connected fields. Through training and practical teaching experience, Fellows learn about and …

  • GWIS Speaker Event Today (10/21)

  • Winter Dissertation Writing Camp (Deadline 11/6)

    The UW-Madison Writing Center and the Graduate School are now accepting applications to the Winter Dissertation Writing Camp, which will take place Jan 4-8, 2021. Facilitated by Writing Center senior staff, the week-long Camps offer …

  • Campus Resources for Mental Health

    Being a grad student comes with challenges, and it’s important to take care of your mental health throughout your journey, and seek help doing so when you need it. According to the 2019 Healthy Minds …

  • Assessing Your Transferable Skills

    Thursday March 12, 11:30am-1:30pm, Microbial Sciences Building, Room 6201 This interactive workshop is designed to help postdocs reflect on the transferable skills they have which employers value. At the core of this workshop is a comprehensive skills assessment …

  • Professional Development for Graduate Students March 2020

    “Punch Up” Your Presentations: Storytelling Skills for Life and Work (NEW!) Thursday, March 5, 4:00–6:00pm Whether your audience is one person or many, storytelling skills can bring your information to life and better engage your …

  • CMB’s Professional Seminar Friday, Feb. 21, 2020; starting at 3:30 pm, Rm. 340 Steenbock Library Food will be provided! Dr. Brandi Gathy  has worked in the biotechnology industry for 12 years, gaining experience in product …

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