Skip to content Skip to navigation

Solving problems & thinking creatively

Emotional Intelligence: Deadline

This hands-on workshop will complement what you are learning in your department, preparing you to use the skills of emotional intelligence in your career and life.

Open to all current Stanford graduate students, space is limited.

If selected, participants will be required to submit a $50 deposit check made out to Stanford University.  Participants must attend all three sessions and checks will be returned upon successful completion of all sessions. Instructions for submitting the deposit will be included with the notification information.

 

Emotional Intelligence: Session 1

This hands-on workshop will complement what you are learning in your department, preparing you to use the skills of emotional intelligence in your career and life.

Open to all current Stanford graduate students, space is limited.

If selected, participants will be required to submit a $50 deposit check made out to Stanford University.  Participants must attend all three sessions and checks will be returned upon successful completion of all sessions. Instructions for submitting the deposit will be included with the notification information.

 

Passion + Meaning = A Career with Purpose

Come hear a panel of alums who have matched their passion with meaningful careers. Open to undergraduate and graduate students, post-docs, and alumni.

For panelist bios, please visit: http://religiouslife.stanford.edu/alumni-panel/

The panel will be followed by dinner at Branner Hall for those who'd like to continue the discussion with the panelists:

Kiyomi Burchill ’06: Assistant Secretary, Program and Fiscal Affairs, California Health and Human Services Agency

Task Force on Sexual Assault Policies and Practices: Graduate Student Town Hall

The campus task force reviewing Stanford's policies and practices around sexual assault is seeking input from the university community to inform its deliberations.

The task force of faculty, students, staff and alumni was created by Provost John Etchemendy to review Stanford's approaches to preventing and responding to sexual assault and to make recommendations for improvements in campus policies and practices. The group began meeting this summer and is continuing this fall.

Quick Bytes: Time Management

Discover how to better manage the many demands you face as a graduate student. Learn tools and techniques to create priorities, to reduce time-wasters, and to complete important work. By increasing your energy and sharpening your focus toward the right things at the right time, finish your days with a greater sense of accomplishment.

Sue Brenner, PMP, PCC, Practical Productivity Solutions, Inc.; Professional Development Instructor for Stanford

"Mindsets: Helping All Fulfill Their Potential," a WISE Research Roundtable featuring Carol S. Dweck

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.

Quick Bytes: Developing Resilience and Bouncing Back

Understand how you can develop the resilience you need to thrive in graduate school. Resilience helps you bounce back in the face of life’s challenges, whether these challenges are getting a poor grade, breaking-up with a significant other, battling illness, or taking on any number of other tough events. 

Aneel Chima, administrative and teaching fellow, Stanford Wellness Education Project

Read more about Aneel

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Solving problems & thinking creatively