Preparing for and Thriving in Graduate School
Wednesday, March 25th, 12:00 – 1:30pm
A member of Hunter’s faculty and panel of graduate students from various disciplines and fields will give advice and talk about their experiences. Their tips and stories will provide ideas about what to do now as an undergraduate student to best prepare for graduate school and how to choose and make the most of the graduate experience. Students will have the opportunity to socialize and meet with the graduate students in groups over lunch.
Tips for Pursuing Research Opportunities
Thursday, March 26th, 12:00 – 1:30pm
A panel of Hunter College faculty from across the disciplines will provide tips about how to get involved in research and scholarship outside the classroom (e.g., how to approach faculty, how to find a mentor), etiquette as a student and evolving professional (e.g., preparing a curriculum vitae, requesting letters of recommendation), and how to identify and pursue graduate school and other opportunities outside of Hunter that will help students achieve their future goals.