Events and Workshops

November

 

Stress and Personal Life of a Graduate Student: A Balancing Act

Dr. Brian Fuller, Interim Director, Counseling Services, Sindecuse Health Center
Friday, Nov. 10 
10 to 11:30 a.m. 
Graduate Student Commons, first floor, east entrance Walwood Hall, East Campus

Objectives: 

  • Openly discuss stressors unique to academia and their impact on the personal lives of graduate students
  • Discuss signs and symptoms of anxiety, depression and other mental health issues
  • Explore coping strategies to find balance between competing life priorities – such as college, work, family, relationships, hobbies, and self-care
  • Provide information about on-campus resources dedicated to assist WMU students maintain a productive and healthy lifestyle

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December

Start Smart Salary Negotiation

Lynn Kelly-Albertson, Executive Director, Career and Student Employment Services
Tuesday, Dec. 5 
4 to 6 p.m. 
Graduate Student Commons, first floor, east entrance Walwood Hall, East Campus

Objectives: 

  • Learn the important principles of salary negotiation
  • Know how to recognize your value and worth in the marketplace
  • Have the opportunity to role play in a mock interview/salary negotiation session

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Introduction to Mendeley Desktop Seminar

Edward Eckel III, Associate Professor, and Engineering and Applied Sciences Librarian
Michelle Behr, Education Services Librarian
Thursday, Dec. 14
1 to 2:30 p.m.
Waldo Library Classroom B

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