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Mentoring undergraduates in STEM research (in person)

TBA Chapel Hill, NC

Mentoring undergraduate students is a routine function of academic research labs with applications in academia and in business. This workshop, being offered again due to positive student feedback, is designed for graduate and post-graduate students who are already mentoring (or … Read more

The College Classroom (online)


Get an introduction to key learning principles and the basics of effective, evidence-based teaching practices in this 12-week course about teaching in the college classroom. This course will focus on developing inclusive, learner-centered approaches to teaching. Participants will explore the … Read more

Pursuing a Postdoc Proactively


A series designed for Ph.D. students who want to better understand the pros and cons of pursuing the postdoc path, what to look for in a postdoctoral position, and tips on networking effectively to land one. Session 1: Why Postdoc? … Read more

Inclusive STEM Teaching Project and Learning Community (online)


Course The Inclusive STEM Teaching Project is a 6-week asynchronous course designed to advance the awareness, self-efficacy, and the ability of faculty, postdocs, and doctoral students to cultivate inclusive STEM learning environments for all their students and to develop themselves … Read more

Professional Communication Skills Boot Camp (in person)

The Graduate Student Center 211A West Cameron Ave., Chapel Hill, NC

The Professional Communication Skills Boot Camp is intended to increase students’ confidence communicating to broader audiences and practice developing persuasive skills that will create effective messaging and relay the importance of one’s research. The Boot Camp takes a development approach … Read more

Three Minute Thesis (3MT) information session


This session will highlight the requirements necessary to create an effective presentation for the Three Minute Thesis competition. The session will also involve review of sample 3MT presentations using the official judging rubric as well as allow participants an opportunity … Read more