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Diversity and Student Success, The Graduate School

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Upcoming Events

January 2018

Global Grads: Introduction to the Importance of US Credit & a Brief Overview of US Annual Tax Return Requirements

Thursday, January 11, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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This workshop for international graduate students will provide an overview of credit, credit reports and scores, and US Annual Tax Return Requirements.  Space is limited so please REGISTER by Monday, January 8th. Students will be able to: · Explain what credit and credit reports are used for and why they are important here in the U.S. · List basic guidelines for using credit wisely · Summarize the elements of the U.S. tax system · State the annual tax return requirements…

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2nd Annual Diversity & Student Success Spring Welcome Back Event

Thursday, January 18, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Please join us for our 2nd Annual Diversity & Student Success Spring Welcome Back event!  This is an opportunity for all of our graduate students involved in our DSS initiatives (Carolina Grad Student F1RSTS, Global Grads, Initiative for Minority Excellence, Military-Affiliated Grads, and Queer Grads) to come together to kick off the spring semester and meet our two new Associate Deans:  Hoi Ning Ngai, Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Jennifer Gerz-Escandon, Associate Dean for Interdisciplinary Education and Fellowships.  Refreshments…

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Carolina Grad Student F1RSTS: Emotional Intelligence Half-Day Workshop

Friday, January 19, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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What is emotional intelligence and why should you care about it?  Emotional intelligence is a set of skills that you can use that help you understand and manage your emotions effectively, build more satisfying and productive relationships at work and home, manage your stress and make excellent decisions.  Because there is no correlation between IQ and Emotional Intelligence, there are many very bright people who lack key emotional intelligence skills or don’t know how to best leverage the EI skills…

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February 2018

Global Grads Lunch & Learn: Networking & Interviewing Skills

Friday, February 2, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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This Global Grads workshop focuses on support for international graduate students.  Hear from other Global Grads who have attended this session in the past.  What challenges did they encounter?  What were their successes?  In this session, participants will also learn: how to network and build your connections about the types of interviews (phone, in-person, Skype) and how to prepare what are employers really asking how to use the STAR method to frame answers cultural expectations for the job search in…

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