Graduate Training Events

    The list below shows the composite schedule for all currently scheduled professional development events.

    If you have questions about the listed events, or would like to suggest an event, please contact Professional Development.

    Note: The professional development events page focus primarily on academic and career-oriented workshops and events. For social events geared toward graduate students, we invite you to visit the Graduate Student Union's social calendar. For social events geared toward postdocs, visit the Postdoc Events page.

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    • Ctr for Social Concerns
    • Dissertation and Thesis
    • Ethics
    • Graduate Career Services
    • Graduate Student Life
    • Graduate Professional Development
    • Grants and Fellowships
    • Hesburgh Libraries
    • Kaneb Center
    • Leadership
    • Postdoctoral Scholars
    • The Writing Center


    Upcoming events:

    TitleDescriptionDateTime
    Arts & Letters Advanced Degree "Career Communities" - Build Your Professional Connectionsz_gs_pdevGraduate Career ServicesLearn how to build your professional network and a strategic plan within career paths of interest alongside fellow graduate students, postdocs, and recent alumni thr...7-1301:00 PM
    Arts & Letters Advanced Degree "Career Communities" - Build Your Professional Connectionsz_gs_pdevGraduate Career ServicesLearn how to build your professional network and a strategic plan within career paths of interest alongside fellow graduate students, postdocs, and recent alumni thr...7-1411:00 AM
    Grants and Fellowships: 2020 Summer Grant Writing Programz_gs_pdev / Grants and FellowshipsGrants And Fellowships Identifying Grants to Address Your Needs. Learn to identify and target award opportunities using the award databases and other tools. Develop a long-term funding pl...7-2011:00 AM
    Grants and Fellowships: 2020 Summer Grant Writing Programz_gs_pdev / Grants and FellowshipsGrants And Fellowships Anatomy of Grant Application. Understand the components of competitive funding applications and develop a strategy for application development and timeline. Virtual...7-2111:00 AM
    Grants and Fellowships: 2020 Summer Grant Writing Programz_gs_pdev / Grants and FellowshipsGrants And Fellowships Articulating Your Fit: Crafting an Effective Personal Statement [STEM]. Learn how to create a compelling personal narrative that directly addresses Intellectual Mer...7-2211:00 AM
    Grants and Fellowships: 2020 Summer Grant Writing Programz_gs_pdev / Grants and FellowshipsGrants And Fellowships Articulating Your Fit: Crafting a Letter of Intent (cover letter) [A&L] Learn how to weave your personal and professional achievements into a compelling narrati...7-2202:00 PM
    Grants and Fellowships: 2020 Summer Grant Writing Programz_gs_pdev / Grants and FellowshipsGrants And Fellowships "So What?" Developing a Feasible, Impact-Driven Proposal [STEM] Learn how to turn your research ideas into a strong project proposal that communicates the potential...7-2311:00 AM
    Grants and Fellowships: 2020 Summer Grant Writing Programz_gs_pdev / Grants and FellowshipsGrants And Fellowships "So What?" Developing a Feasible, Impact-Driven Proposal [A&L] Learn how to develop a research proposal that effectively articulates the broader significance of...7-2302:00 PM