Mar
23
1:30pm 1:30pm

GradDays: Career Tracks Roundtable

GSASC invited professionals from a variety of career pathways (including administration, government, innovation, non-profit, and industry) to come speak about their experiences and career trajectories. The event is designed for attendees to move from table to table to speak with representatives from various fields and professions throughout the two-hour time period.

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Mar
22
1:00pm 1:00pm

GradDays: LGBTQ Lunch Panel

We're holding a panel of LGBTQ faculty and staff for a lunchtime discussion to celebrate their successes and discuss any obstacles they've faced throughout their careers. After a brief introduction of speakers, we will open the room for a series of informal questions and discussions. We hope to address the specific challenges LGBTQ individuals in academia, the job market, and navigating graduate school in general. All are welcome!

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Mar
22
12:00pm12:00pm

GradDays: Ethnic and Racial Minorities Lunch Panel

We're holding a panel of ethnic and racial minority faculty and staff for a lunchtime discussion to celebrate their successes and discuss any obstacles they've faced throughout their careers. After a brief introduction of speakers, we will open the room for a series of informal questions and discussions. We hope to address the specific challenges that ethnic and racial minorities face in academia, the job market, and navigating graduate school in general. All are welcome!

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Mar
22
11:00am11:00am

GradDays: Women's Lunch Panel

We're holding a panel of women faculty and staff for a lunchtime discussion to celebrate their successes and discuss any obstacles they've faced throughout their careers. After a brief introduction of speakers, we will open the room for a series of informal questions and discussions. We hope to address the specific challenges women face in academia, the job market, and navigating graduate school in general. All are welcome!

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Mar
21
1:00pm 1:00pm

GradDays: Huskey Graduate Research Exhibition

  • Newcomb Hall 180 McCormick Road, Charlottesville, VA (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come attend an oral or poster session at UVA's graduate student conference, where graduate students from across the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences present their research.  The 2017 Huskey Graduate Research Exhibition will take place throughout the afternoon in Newcomb Hall. Oral presentations for natural sciences, arts and humanities, and social science research will take place from 1:30-3:30pm, while poster presentations will take place from 3:30-4:30pm. 

We strongly encourage you to attend a session and learn about the scope of graduate research taking place at UVA!

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Mar
20
9:00am 9:00am

GradDays: Mindfulness Monday

Introduction to Mindfulness Center and CCI: 9:00 - 11:00 AM in Newcomb 481

Learn about the Compassionate Care Initiative, the mindfulness center, and their resources (including free yoga, meditation, and mindfulness)

Drop-in Meditation Session through the Compassionate Care Initiative: 12:15-12:45 PM in McLeod 2025

Free 10-minute Massages through the School of Nursing: 12:00 - 2:00 PM in McLeod 4020

Sign-up required. To sign up follow this link.

Free Yoga Class: 2:30-3:30 PM in the AFC Multipurpose Room 2.

Sign-up required. To sign up follow this link.

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