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Being a graduate student is hard work, so at the Duke University Graduate School we work hard to make it easier for students to have access to resources needed to achieve their scholarly, personal, and professional goals. We are your advocate and your service provider, and we are committed to helping you become an active participant in the Duke University community.  If you have questions, concerns, or suggestions about your experience at Duke, let us know. 

Student Handbook

 

Events

  • Thursday, April 9, 2020
    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    Professional Development Progress Virtual Gathering

    Whether you’re seeking structure, feedback, or community in working on your professional development goals, please join in this informal gathering to share what you’re working on with graduate student colleagues, find solutions to challenges you’re encountering, and create accountability to keep your progress moving forward.

  • Thursday, April 9, 2020
    2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

    Mastering Academic Time Management: Transitioning to a Faculty Role (Webinar)

    This webinar is specifically designed to address time management in academia and provide participants with concrete skills to successfully transition from graduate student to professor. This free webinar is provided through Duke's institutional membership to the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity.

  • Friday, April 10, 2020
    11:00 am to 12:00 pm

    Professional Development Progress Virtual Gathering

    Whether you’re seeking structure, feedback, or community in working on your professional development goals, please join in this informal gathering to share what you’re working on with graduate student colleagues, find solutions to challenges you’re encountering, and create accountability to keep your progress moving forward.

News & Views

A Campaign about Wellness, A Lesson in Leadership

March 23, 2020
Wellness4Researchers crew

The coronavirus disrupted an Emerging Leaders Institute team's social media project on campus wellness activities, but they quickly adapted and turned the challenge into an opportunity.

Getting Started on the Right Foot

Here are a couple videos to help new graduate students hit the ground running.