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SGSI: Round 4 Deadline

Discover Stanford Graduate Summer Institute: immersive, interdisciplinary, accelerated courses for Stanford graduate students. A unique opportunity—only at Stanford.

SGSI offers immersive, interdisciplinary, accelerated courses for graduate students at no cost 2 weeks before Autumn Quarter. These half- or full-day, not-for-credit courses allow graduate students to explore other subjects, experiment with new ideas, and expand their networks amongst Stanford's diverse graduate community.

6th Annual Education Forum: Innovations in Medicine and Biosciences Education

The Stanford Office of Pediatric Education presents the 6th Annual Education Forum: Innovations in Medicine and Biosciences Education! This event will be a teaching and learning opportunity for faculty, trainees, students, postdocs, and staff and will include a Grand Rounds lecture. The education forum will highlight innovations in medical and bioscience education, and provide tools and strategies to be effective mentors, educators, and leaders.

SGSI: Round 3 Deadline

Discover Stanford Graduate Summer Institute: immersive, interdisciplinary, accelerated courses for Stanford graduate students. A unique opportunity—only at Stanford.

SGSI offers immersive, interdisciplinary, accelerated courses for graduate students at no cost 2 weeks before Autumn Quarter. These half- or full-day, not-for-credit courses allow graduate students to explore other subjects, experiment with new ideas, and expand their networks amongst Stanford's diverse graduate community.

SGSI: Round 2 Deadline

Discover Stanford Graduate Summer Institute: immersive, interdisciplinary, accelerated courses for Stanford graduate students. A unique opportunity—only at Stanford.

SGSI offers immersive, interdisciplinary, accelerated courses for graduate students at no cost 2 weeks before Autumn Quarter. These half- or full-day, not-for-credit courses allow graduate students to explore other subjects, experiment with new ideas, and expand their networks amongst Stanford's diverse graduate community.

Fellows Forum: Mentoring Others in Research - Don't Be a Tormentor!

Are you taking on a mentoring role in your research group? Have you been asked to work with undergrads or junior grad students? This interactive workshop will give you practical skills and tools to prepare for a happy and productive mentoring relationship. Come ready to learn about yourself and how you can become an inspiring and effective research mentor – not a tormentor!

Helen J. Doyle, PhDassociate vice provost for graduate education, VPGE

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Quick Bytes: Managing Up: How to Build Relationships

Is managing up stressing you out? Keep calm and learn how to build successful relationships when managing up. Whether you’ll be spending your summer doing research or an internship, or preparing for or diving into a new job, get yourself ready by improving your understanding of how to manage up. Managing up, or knowing how to work effectively with those above you, is a valuable and necessary skill in any position.

Quick Bytes: Listen Up!

What if there was a way to instantly improve all of your relationships, whether your relationship with colleagues, your family, or a significant other? What if there was a simple way to be more persuasive and get what you wanted? What if you could take all the challenging people in your life, and make them more understanding? In this fast-paced and interactive workshop, Matt Vassar, the creator of the popular ENGR 103/203 Public Speaking course, will guide you through listening techniques to help you succeed.

Matt Vassar, lecturer, School of Engineering

Communication Matters: Application Deadline

In this highly interactive, three-session workshop, you will increase awareness of your communication habits and have an opportunity to test new ways of interacting that better meet your goals and needs.

Application deadline is 11:55 PM; Sunday, April 22, 2018.

Application is closed. 

Open and relevant to graduate students at any stage in any discipline or degree. Space is limited. Due to the workshop's interactive format, full participation in all three sessions is required.

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