Graduate College Events


Tuesday, October 17, 2017

    • 3:30 - 5:00 pm
    • Illini Union 407

    What transferable skills have you developed in graduate school? And how can you explain them in ways that make sense to nonacademic employers? In this interactive workshop, learn how to identify your marketable skills and practice articulating their value in a variety of contexts, including resumes and interviews.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

    • 10:00 - 11:00 am
    • 308 Coble Hall

    Interested in overseas language study? Fellowships support U.S. Citizens enrolled in graduate degree programs in any field who wish to study of less commonly taught languages in regions critical to U.S. national security. Ms. Randi Butler from the Institute of International Education, will be our guest presenter.

    • 3:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Medical Sciences Building Auditorium

    Learn about the NIH National Research Service Award, aka the Kirschstein Fellowship (F30, F31, & F32). NRSAs offer support for up to 5 years for PhD students, up to 6 years for MD/PhD students, and up to 3 years for postdocs. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, nationals, or permanent residents who are conducting research on topics relevant to NIH’s institutes or centers.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Friday, October 27, 2017

    • 12:00 - 1:30 pm
    • Coble Hall 304/308

    "What do you want to achieve in graduate school? The skills and experiences you gain in the coming years will impact your success in graduate school and beyond. In GradMAP, you will develop a personalized development plan so you can get the most out of your time in graduate school and make use of campus resources for graduate students.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Saturday, December 16, 2017

    • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Krannert Center for the Performing Arts - Foellinger Great Hall in the

    The campuswide Doctoral Hooding Ceremony celebrates the academic achievement of our August and December graduates.