Whether you’re a new master's student or about to finish your program, this workshop will help you familiarize yourself with the career and professional development resources, programs, and opportunities available at Duke and beyond.The workshop is open only to current master's students in The Graduate School.
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- Thursday, January 10, 201912:00 pm to 1:30 pm
- Monday, January 14, 201912:00 pm to 1:30 pm
This workshop will equip you with strategies to understand your strengths in managing short- and long-term goals. You will also learn ways to build new habits and break with old ones to ensure your success.
- Tuesday, January 15, 201912:00 pm to 1:30 pm
This year, Duke humanities Ph.D. students can apply for “pre-created” internship opportunities with seven different off-campus organizations. Representatives from the National Humanities Center, the Durham History Museum, Stagville State Historic Site and other organizations will be on hand to chat with students about the opportunities. Former VH @ Duke interns will discuss their experiences as well.
- Tuesday, January 15, 201912:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Come to a fun, interactive and intimate session led by Certified Etiquette Trainer (CET) Ms. Sharon Hill. Learn essential networking skills such as the power of a handshake, the magic of eye contact, the secrets of small talk, and how to give and receive a business card.
- Monday, January 21, 20199:00 am to 5:00 pm
Want to help yourself, help your peers, and help your neighbors this tax season?
- Wednesday, January 23, 201912:00 pm to 1:30 pm
The 2019 Competition for the Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows Program will soon be announced, with a deadline in March. The Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows program places recent Ph.D. graduates from the humanities and humanistic social sciences in two-year staff positions at partnering organizations in government and the nonprofit sector. Interested in learning more? Join us for lunch and a videoconference with John Paul Christy (ACLS Program Director) and Abbie Langston (Duke Literature PhD '14; Mellon ACLS Public Fellow ’15-’17).
- Thursday, February 14, 201912:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Are you curious about how you can apply your research skills in a consulting career? Join us for this workshop offered in collaboration with the APD Consulting Club to learn about careers in consulting for graduate students and postdocs and to practice a mini-case interview.
- Monday, April 1, 2019 to Friday, April 5, 2019
The Graduate School organizes a week of activities each spring to acknowledge the contributions that graduate students make to Duke.