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211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
(919) 962-2505 http://gradschool.unc.edu/gsc/

August 2018

CGSF: World Cafe- August First-Gen Friday

August 24 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Join us for the first First-Gen Friday of the year! A UNC World Café, an afternoon of yummy appetizers and good conversations with other first-generation grad students. First-Gen Fridays are a monthly social event for first-generation graduate students at UNC. Come out to enjoy the company of your first-gen peers from across the university, while enjoying free appetizers. This is a great chance to meet new people, share wisdom and advice as first-gen students, and unwind from the daily stresses…

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QGAPS Welcome (Back) Reception

August 30 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Welcome (back), Queer Graduate and Professional Students (QGAPS)! Queer QGAPS is a collaborative initiative of The Graduate School's Program for Diversity and Student Success and the LGBTQ Center. This event is the first event of the semester. Come learn more about the exciting happenings for the upcoming academic year, meet new friends or reconnect with old ones. Dinner will be provided.  Please register here by Monday, August 27 so we can make sure there is enough food for everyone!

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Global Grads Information Sessions: Academic Success – Lunch and Learn

August 31 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Global Grads: Academic Success – Lunch and Learn            REGISTER HERE Friday, August 31st from 12-1:30pm at the Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave What do I need to know about the American culture and expectations in the classroom and research settings at UNC?  This session will include an overview of the Academic and Professional Development workshops and the PITAP (Preparing International Teaching Assistants Program) course.  Staff from the Writing Center (for ESL Courses/Groups) and University Library Resources will…

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September 2018

Global Grads Information Sessions: Wellness – Lunch and Learn

September 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Global Grads: Wellness – Lunch and Learn               REGISTER HERE Friday, September 7th from 12-1:30pm at the Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave How do I manage stress and cultural acclimation issues as I begin my graduate education career at UNC?  Staff from the Carolina Student Wellness Center and Thrive Campus Health Services will join us to share information on all the services they offer to our graduate students.  This is also an opportunity to check in with you…

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Global Grads Lunch & Learn: Networking & Interviewing Skills

September 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 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 and professional students. In this session, participants will 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 the US Please REGISTER by Tuesday, September 11th to reserve your seat! (Please note--This workshop is a repeat of the workshops…

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Global Grads Information Sessions: Fostering Resilience Through Community

September 17 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Global Grads: Fostering Resilience Through Community     REGISTER HERE Monday, September 17th from 3:30-5pm at the Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave As a Global Grad, coming to UNC to pursue your graduate studies already proves you have a tremendous amount of resilience.  But, how do you foster that resiliency when, at times, you feel alone or homesick, or have had difficulty navigating the American culture?  How, and to whom, do you to reach out and ask for help? …

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