Graduate Student Association

Announcement of Policy Changes

A survey taken by over 100 graduate students over the summer indicated that a majority of students would like to be involved in activities outside the lab (such as professional development seminars, involvement in student organizations, writing workshops, etc.), but don’t feel comfortable doing so because they feel pressure to be in the lab instead. Here is a brief summary of some of the results:… Continue Reading

EMPOWER It’s On Us Week and FUNdraiser

EMPOWER is a Service Learning Legacy Project here at UNMC that works to raise awareness of sexual and domestic violence and provide educational opportunities for the community. They are hosting UNMC’s It’s On Us Week with the Title IX office and will also be holding their annual fundraiser this Friday! Here are the details of the events:   Rise to the Occasion – It’s On… Continue Reading

Professional Development Lunch & Learn

The Professional Development Lunch & Learn Seminar Series will be held at noon on the third Thursday of each month during the fall and spring semesters. This series will focus on identifying potential career paths and developing the professional skills necessary for success across a broad spectrum of careers – academia, business, entrepreneurship, government, nonprofits, and more! As the name suggests, lunch will be provided!… Continue Reading