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Professional Development and Events
By Amanda Athey on April 22, 2021

As a graduate student, you develop important professional skills such as effective communication, project management and creative problem solving. One skill that is not often taught is how to negotiate a salary.

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Professional Development and Events
By Zachary Reeves-Blurton on April 1, 2021

As graduate students, we know that sometimes it feels like you are reading constantly. We’ve all been there: we’re reading an article or chapter, our minds start to drift, and suddenly we realize we’ve read three paragraphs but can’t recall any of it.

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Dean's Message
By Elizabeth Wentz and Erin Carr-Jordan on March 25, 2021

Women’s History Month provides a fantastic opportunity to look at historic women and discuss what we can learn from them and how we can view them as role models. Our role models continue to be the women who “lean in,” who are ambitious and bold.

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Professional Development and Events
By Wiley Larsen on March 18, 2021

The 3rd annual ASU Postdoctoral Career Conference is right around the corner!

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Best Practices
By Amanda Athey on March 11, 2021

Diversity statements aren’t just for organizations or for faculty job postings. Many law schools and some graduate programs may ask applicants to provide a short statement about their personal background and potential contributions to the school or program.  

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Professional Development and Events
By Zachary Reeves-Blurton on February 23, 2021

In advance of the 2020-21 Outstanding Faculty Mentor Awards, the Graduate College hosted two mentoring sessions designed to help new graduate students develop a

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Professional Development and Events
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By Emily Carman, Photo: Eric Kotila on January 26, 2021

No matter what field you are studying or what career you are pursuing, having a PhD is an impressive achievement. 

Your PhD matters, inside and outside of academia. 

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Professional Development and Events
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By Emily Carman on January 15, 2021

The Graduate Academic Support Center is offering another Graduate Workshop Series for the Spring 2021 academic year. 

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Professional Development and Events
By Wiley Larson on December 17, 2020

This spring’s Lunch and Learn lineup is nearly complete.  Postdoc Lunch and Learns are designed to give postdocs the opportunity to learn new skills or concepts to help them to successfully find a job and be more competitive on the job market.  

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Professional Development and Events
By Amanda Athey on November 19, 2020

What are the best ways to approach the search for an industry job?  Natalie McIntyre, Career and Industry Specialist from ASU’s Career and Professional Development Services (CPDS), joined the

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