Invite VPGE staff to present a professional development workshop to your graduate students – on your time, in your space.
VPGE Pop-Ups offer a range of professional development workshops for graduate students at any stage, in any degree program or discipline. Pop-Ups can stand alone or fit into an existing course as 50-90 minute sessions.
What Pop-Ups do we offer?
Skills to Succeed & Thrive in Grad School
|Top Tips to Manage Graduate Life||Navigate the joys and challenges of being a graduate student.
|Introduction to Grad Grow||Explore Stanford’s vast professional development resources by using VPGE’s new search and planning tool, Grad Grow.
Communication with your advisor
|Communicating Effectively with Your Advisor||Learn skills to help you communicate effectively and resolve issues with your faculty advisor to build a healthy and productive relationship.
|Managing Up: How to Build Relationships||Learn, practice, and apply skills and helpful tips to manage up and build relationships.
Building Your Mentoring Network
(workshop is 90 mins)
Learn how to build a network of supportive mentors.
|Build and Cultivate Empowering Relationships as a Mentor||
Learn important skills that will help you connect with and inspire your mentees.
|Tools and Top Tips for Building a Great Peer Mentor Program||
Learn how to build a great peer mentor program.
What does VPGE provide?
- Catchy title and blurb for your marketing
- Workshop slides, materials, and handouts
- Pre-workshop consultation to customize for your audience
- Post-workshop evaluation template
What do YOU provide?
- Students to participate in workshop
- Zoom moderator to help manage participants or room/space with audiovisual tools and whiteboard
- Communication with your students
- Integration into your course or professional development offerings
Ready to request a Pop-Up?
Please submit this brief form indicating which Pop-Up you want and when so we can schedule your Pop-Up today!
Not quite ready? See what information you’ll need to provide on this sample request form.
Have questions or comments? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for help!
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