developing relationships with a wide range of people and organizations
Carol S. Dweck, Lewis and Virginia Eaton Professor, Stanford University, and author, Mindset, will discuss the ways in which mindsets — of students, of faculty, and of others — affect individual motivation and achievement. She will present new research on how praise and encouragement affect students' mindsets, as well as on interventions that teach students a growth mindset.
Leadership Dinners bring proven leaders from various arenas together with a small group of graduate students for dinner and informal discussion about what it means to be a leader and to lead organizations, movements, and people.
Marc Tarpenning, co-founder, Tesla Motors
Read about How to Start a Car Company
With 31,000+ members, the Stanford Alumni LinkedIn Group is a great way to reconnect with classmates and make new professional contacts that just might lead to something great.
Through Stanford's institutional membership, all graduate students, postdoctoral scholars, and faculty have access to the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity (NCFDD), which prov
BEAM's Career Communities is a team of career coaches who are embedded in student communities and connect with students in appointments and meetups to help them explore career paths, identify and a
Stanford Alumni Association's (SAA) CareerConnect portal features videos on the basics of personal branding, resumes and coaching.
Stanford Profiles is a virtual workspace for collaboration among faculty, graduate students, postdocs, and staff.
The Women's Community Center (WCC) has compiled a list of on-campus resources that support women in STEM.
Explore the vast resources and learning opportunities Stanford offers with our new, interactive Graduate Professional Development Framework. We’ll demonstrate how you can use the Framework to discover what you need to succeed here and beyond.
Helen J. Doyle, director of educational programs, VPGE
Mackenzie Russell, PhD candidate, Comparative Literature
Learn how to manage graduate life with a positive attitude and productive work habits from two campus experts. Whether you’re a new grad student or just want a refresher to start off the year, this fast-paced session is worth your time.
John Boothroyd, associate vice provost, VPGE, and professor, Microbiology and Immunology
Anika Green, director of educational programs, VPGE