Grad Rebel Workshop: Cover Letters & References


Feb. 1, 2019, 3pm to 4pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Graduate Commons (LLB 2141)


By participating in this workshop you will:

  • Learn about what is a cover letter, including general tips for cover letters, their typical structure and format, and why they are an important tool for both you and the prospective employer

  • See examples of strong and weak cover letters

  • Discuss proper reference etiquette, including tips for asking individuals to be a reference

  • Workshop your own cover letter


  • Charlene Panissidi, Boyd Gaming

  • Dr. Carlos Flores, Assistant Professor in Residence, Communication Studies

  • Jenna Heath, Lead Career Counselor, UNLV Career Services

Lifecycle Stage: Middle and Late Master’s and Middle and Late Doctoral

Learning Experience: Panel & Interactive

Admission Information

This workshop is open to all graduate students and postdoctoral scholars. Please RSVP at least 24 hours in advance for the workshop.

Contact Information

Graduate College
Valarie Burke

External Sponsor

Graduate College, GPSA, & Career Services