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Diversity and Student Success, The Graduate School

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September 2018

Carolina Grad Student F1RSTS: Being First-Gen–Stress and Resilience

September 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Stress is your body’s way of responding to demands and/or threats whether real or imagined and can be both positive as well as negative. Stress can also accumulate over time and start to have a significant effect on health and well-being.  When stress outweighs our resources, we find ourselves in a state of collapse. Resilience is the capacity to recover quickly from stress. As a whole, resilience is a factor that can deflect the state of collapse and is a…

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Global Grads: Finding Funding Workshop for International Graduate Students

September 27 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Health Sciences Library, Rm 307, 335 S Columbia Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Please join us for this interactive workshop led by Graduate Funding Information Center staff who cover resources for finding and applying for funding.  This workshop is designed specifically for our international graduate students since funding sources are often limited.  Possible funding needs include tuition, travel grants, dissertation research, master’s paper research, stipends, or other costs associated with completing a doctoral or master’s degree. For more information about topics covered, view our workshops page.   Now is an excellent time to…

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October 2018

“Get You a Village” – Self-awareness, Collaboration, and Mentoring

October 2 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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“Get You a Village,” is a student enrichment workshop that supports self-awareness, collaboration and mentoring for personal and professional development. The interactive four-hour session will enhance the individual's understanding of the importance of mentorship, allies and support systems and the roles these relationships play in success.  Students will leave with a personal plan for creating "their village". You are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to participate in the Gallup Strengths Workshop on Tuesday, September 11th from 3:30-5pm or Thursday, September 27 from 2-3:30pm…

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CGSF: Emotional Intelligence Half-Day Workshop

October 29 @ 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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November 2018

Meaning-Making for Graduate & Professional Students (November 3-week Series)

November 5 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, November 19, 2018

Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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What is meaning-making? According to Roger Kegan’s theory of meaning-making development, meaning-making “is a conceptualization of how human beings make meaning of themselves, of others, and of their experiences throughout their life-span.” In this 3-week series, you’ll have the opportunity for personal self-reflection through free writing and small group discussion, which will be supported by short articles and readings on meaning-making and purpose of life. All sessions will be held at the Graduate Student Center at 211A West Cameron Avenue.…

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Meaning-Making for Graduate & Professional Students (November 3-week Series)

November 12 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, November 19, 2018

Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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What is meaning-making? According to Roger Kegan’s theory of meaning-making development, meaning-making “is a conceptualization of how human beings make meaning of themselves, of others, and of their experiences throughout their life-span.” In this 3-week series, you’ll have the opportunity for personal self-reflection through free writing and small group discussion, which will be supported by short articles and readings on meaning-making and purpose of life. All sessions will be held at the Graduate Student Center at 211A West Cameron Avenue.…

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Meaning-Making for Graduate & Professional Students (November 3-week Series)

November 19 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, November 19, 2018

Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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What is meaning-making? According to Roger Kegan’s theory of meaning-making development, meaning-making “is a conceptualization of how human beings make meaning of themselves, of others, and of their experiences throughout their life-span.” In this 3-week series, you’ll have the opportunity for personal self-reflection through free writing and small group discussion, which will be supported by short articles and readings on meaning-making and purpose of life. All sessions will be held at the Graduate Student Center at 211A West Cameron Avenue.…

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