Workshop: Reference Etiquette and Writing Letters of Recommendation


Nov. 1, 2018, 1pm to 2:30pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Graduate Commons (Room 2141)


By participating in this workshop you will:

  • Understand reference etiquette for both being a reference and getting references

  • Discuss ways to handle tricky reference situations, including reference asks that were a surprise and problematic students

  • Learn strategies for writing fair letters of recommendation, including what not to say


  • Jenna Heath, Lead Career Counselor, Career Services

Life Cycle Stage: Middle and Late Master’s and Middle and Late Doctoral

Learning Experience: Panel

Pillars of Professional Development: Career Development, Mentorship

Admission Information

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

Registration is required, please register at least 24 hours before the event.

Contact Information

Graduate College
Valarie Burke

External Sponsor

UNLV Graduate College, Career Services, and GPSA