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SAVE THE DATE: Life Science Tennessee Annual Conference and Venture Forum

Kim Petrie
June 5, 2014

The annual meeting of Tennessee's life science industry organization, Life Science Tennessee, will be October 20-22, 2014, in Nashville. Life Science Tennessee's Annual Conference and Venture Forum will bring a robust schedule of top speakers, panels and showcases. This year's line-up features the Third Annual Venture Forum, a technology showcase, as well as an Academic Alliance poster session.

On-campus seminars: "Stress 101" and" Problem Solving, Time Management, and Assertive Communication"

Kate Stuart
March 24, 2014

This year the Graduate Student Council is teaming up with the Vanderbilt University Psychological and Counseling Center to provide a lunch workshop for graduate students focusing on important skills that can be broadly applied to all aspects of your professional and personal lives.  The GSC's hope is that this workshop will give graduate students the opportunity to think about and discuss things that affect them in their day to day life, and equip them to face these daily challenges in a healthy and effective way.

CIRTL's Online Offerings

Kate Stuart
March 6, 2014
Posted in Announcements

Check out the many learning opportunities offered for postdocs through the Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL) Network.

TAing to Thousands, February 24th

Kate Stuart
February 21, 2014
Posted in Announcements

What is it like to serve as a teaching assistant in a course with thousands of students? A panel of graduate students will share their experiences serving as teaching staff in Vanderbilt’s massive open online courses (MOOCs) hosted on Coursera.

Law School Admissions Panel

Kate Stuart
February 18, 2014

Law School Admissions Panel Presented by Phi Alpha Delta Learn the ins and outs of applying to law school. Admissions counselors from Vanderbilt and Belmont Law schools will be on hand, as well as a 1L from Vanderbilt Law.  Wednesday, February 195:30-6:30pmMemorial Room, Alumni Hall Dinner provided. Business casual dress preferred.

ASPIRE to Connect: Building Professional Relationships

ASPIRE to Connect: Building Professional RelationshipsTuesday, March 181:00-5:30pm, Student Life Center Gain practical tips and learn techniques to meet new people and cultivate authentic professional connections. ***REGISTER TODAY!***

ComSciCon: The Communicating Science workshop for graduate students

Kate Stuart
February 14, 2014

Communicating Science is a workshop series organized by graduate students, for graduate students, focused on science communication skills.  Our goal is to empower future leaders in technical communication to share the results from research in their field to broad and diverse audiences, not just practitioners in their fields.  For more information about ComSciCon events, read about our inaugural 2013 workshop.

How to Create a Plan for RCR Education for your NIH Fellowship or Career Development Award

Kate Stuart
February 13, 2014

Friday, March 21, 20149:00-10:00amCRC Conference Room (A-3210 MCN) Elizabeth Heitman is leading this presentation which will explore the criteria of and recommendations for creating a Responsible Conduct of Research education plan for an NIH Fellowship or Career Development Award application.  For more info, visit the workshop series site.

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