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GPSA Workshops

Space is limited. Registration is only available through your RebelMail account (excluding the Dental School Funding Workshop). Read the full descriptions of the Fall 2015 Workshops for more information.

At Home at UNLV: Navigational Guide for International Students

Friday, August 28, 2015

10 a.m.–11:30 a.m., Graduate Student Commons, BEH 241

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How to Successfully Start your Graduate Program

Friday, September 4, 2015

10 a.m.–11:30 a.m., Graduate Student Commons, LLB 2141

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Syllabus and Assignment Creation

Friday, September 11, 2015

10 a.m.–11:30 a.m., Graduate Student Commons, LLB 2141

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Graduate College Rebel Grad Slam

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

10 a.m., Student Union, Room 211.

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Learning to Embrace Equity and Diversity in Higher Education

Friday, September 18, 2015

10 a.m.–11:30 a.m., Graduate Student Commons, LLB 2141

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Academic Etiquette

Friday, September 25, 2015

10 a.m.–11:30 a.m., Graduate Student Commons, LLB 2141

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Applying to Academic and Non-academic Jobs

Friday, October 2, 2015

10 a.m.–11:30 a.m., Graduate Student Commons, LLB 2141

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Publisher Technology and Relations

Friday, October 2, 2015

1 p.m.–2:30 p.m., Graduate Student Commons, LLB 2141

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Designing Effective Research Assignments

Friday, October 9, 2015

10 a.m.–11:30 a.m., Graduate Student Commons, LLB 2141

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GPSA Funding Workshops for the Law School

October 14, 2015

12 p.m.–1 p.m. & 4:30–5:30 p.m., Location TBD

Register for Afternoon Session Register for Evening Session

Effective Online Teaching

Friday, October 16, 2015

10 a.m.–11:30 a.m. Graduate Student Commons, LLB 2141

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GPSA Funding Workshop Campus-wide

Friday, October 23, 2015

11:30am–1 p.m., Location TBD

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GPSA Funding Workshop for the Dental School

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Noon–1 p.m., Dental School Auditorium, B-1

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Teaching with Technology

Friday, October 23, 2015

10 a.m.–11:30 a.m., Graduate Student Commons, LLB 2141

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Advising and Mentoring Students

Friday, November 6, 2015

10 a.m.–11:30 a.m., Graduate Student Commons, LLB 2141

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Managing in Groups: How to Supervise and Work with Others in Lab or Other Collaborative Groups

Friday, November 13, 2015

10 a.m.–11:30 a.m., Graduate Student Commons, LLB 2141

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Evaluation/Assessment

Friday, November 20, 2015

10 a.m.–11:30 a.m., Graduate Student Commons, LLB 2141

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Other Professional Development Opportunities

  • The Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) offers workshops. OSP serves as the principal point of contact for individuals seeking and/or managing external funding for research, scholarship, and creative activities. Workshops TBA. Visit here for more information. Register by contacting Carol.Brodie@unlv.edu.

  • UNLV Libraries offers instruction – information sessions are provided for instructors that are designed to help students develop their abilities to identify, access, evaluate and make effective use of information in its various formats. You will need to complete an online request. Please submit the form at least one week prior to when the informational session is requested or call 702-895-2114 (on campus dialing: 52114) to schedule a class session. Classroom availability is on a first-come first-serve basis.
  • UNLV Libraries workshops – A wide variety of Library workshops are offered to UNLV graduate and professional students. All sessions are free. For a complete listing of available workshops and registration please visit the library website.
  • Writing Center – The Writing Center can help you with any writing assignment, at any stage of the writing process. They can help you in person, or you can send your paper using the simple form on our Online Writing Lab (OWL) page. Grad assistants and adjunct instructors: the UNLV Writing Center will send a consultant to your class to talk about the services the Writing Center can offer your students. Call 702-895-3908 to schedule a presentation.
  • Career Services – The mission of Student Career Services is to educate, prepare and assist students as they pursue the career development and job search process in a global and dynamic world of work.
  • Interfolio – Since 1999, Interfolio has been the best way to collect, manage, and showcase academic and professional credentials for post-graduate education, teaching positions in higher education, and other opportunities. Interfolio offers individuals one central place to store their most important documents, while also providing the means to distribute these materials to thousands of institutions across the county. Interfolio's services offer a revolutionary way for people to market themselves professionally.
  • Instructional Development and Research Events are open to all UNLV Grad Rebels. If you're interested, please check out Instructional Development and Research Calendar of Events.