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  • Monday, January 14, 2019
    12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

    Advanced Time Management for Graduate Students

    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, 2019
    12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

    Lunch and Information Session: VH@Duke Internships 2019 (With Off-Campus Partner Organizations)

    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, 2019
    12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

    Pump Up Your Professionalism

    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.

  • Wednesday, January 23, 2019
    12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

    Lunch and Information Session: The Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows Program

    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, 2019
    12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

    Introduction to Consulting: Brains for Hire

    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

    2019 Graduate Student Appreciation Week

    The Graduate School organizes a week of activities each spring to acknowledge the contributions that graduate students make to Duke.