Facilitated Conversation: Navigating the Virtual World


Jun. 22, 2020, 12pm to 1pm


Grad Rebels have had to overcome various challenges in the past couple of months, whether it’s been in their roles as students, graduate/research/ teaching assistants, parents, caretakers, and more. In light of our new norm, we invite you to join us for a conversation regarding challenges and best practices in navigating the virtual world.

By participating in this workshop you will:

  • Discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted how we navigate entering the job market; teaching effectively; learning effectively; defending theses/dissertations/professional papers virtually, and more
  • Express challenges you have faced in different areas and what the graduate community can do to best assist you
  • Conversate with professors, career coaches, students, and online education experts
  • Obtain tips and resources from a panel regarding the challenges and topics you brought up in the first part of this two-part conversation.

PDA Type: N/A
PDA Pillars: Career Prep.
Learning Experience: Lecture & Interactive
Time Commitment: < 2 hours
Lifecycle Stage: Early, Mid, Late Master’s & Early, Mid, Late Doctoral

  • Kelly Mays, Associate Professor, English
  • Nicole Hudson, Associate Director of Campus Relations, Online Education
  • Eileen McGarry, Executive Director, Career Services
  • Jennifer Stevens, Ph.D. Candidate, Sociology

Admission Information

This workshop is open to UNLV graduate students and postdoctoral scholars. 

Please RSVP at least 24 hours prior to the workshop.  

Meeting Link: Join Meeting

Contact Information

Graduate College
Grad Rebel

External Sponsor

Graduate College