Learn About Smithsonian Internships and Fellowships

Posted: September 19, 2014 at 3:23 pm

Mason undergraduates, graduate students, faculty, and staff are invited to learn about opportunities for internships and fellowships at the Smithsonian Museums. Karen Carter, from the Smithsonian Office of Fellowships and Internships, will present two workshops<http://today.gmu.edu/66837/> on Friday, October 17. The workshops are free and refreshments will be served. Registration is required by October 15.

Learn more<http://studentsasscholarsgmu.blogspot.com/2014/09/smithsonian-internship-and-fellowship.html> about the workshops and register online<https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/OSCAR_SIOFI>. Contact [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> for more information.

Call for Applications: PROV 601 - Thriving in Graduate School

Posted: September 19, 2014 at 3:24 pm, Last Updated: September 19, 2014 at 4:46 pm

Why just survive graduate school when you can thrive in graduate school?

Graduate students may apply now to join the spring 2015 PROV 601 course and cohort to learn how to strategically plan their graduate school experiences at Mason. The one-credit seminar will explore the opportunities and challenges of graduate school, discussing key tactics to improve the visibility and impact of scholarly and professional activities.

Master's or doctoral students in their first or second year of study are welcome. The application deadline is Thursday, October 23.

For more information, visit the PROV 601 website <http://ctfe.gmu.edu/professional-development/succeeding-in-graduate-school/prov-601/> or contact the Center for Teaching and Faculty Excellence at [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>.

Library Workshops - Fall Semester

Posted: September 5, 2014 at 3:52 pm

The Gateway Library in the Johnson Center is offering a host of diverse workshops this semester for students, staff, and faculty who wish to improve their research skills. Workshop topics include: Library Basics, Zotero, Search Strategies, and many more.

Check the Library Workshop Calendar<http://library.gmu.edu/workshops> for dates and times. For questions, contact Royce Gildersleeve at [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>.