Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week

The College of Graduate Studies has partnered with across-campus units to establish the 4th annual Graduate & Professional Student Appreciation Week (GPSAW), a week-long series of campus-wide events to honor and recognize the contributions of our graduate students.

April 3rd – April 7th, 2017

The following departments will be presenting various workshops:

Career Services

GROW

College of Graduate Studies

 

 

  There will also be a photographer on various days for students to take professional headshots for their profiles


Please see the schedule of events for times and workshops:

Workshop Descriptions

Graduate & Professional Student Appreciation Week

Monday - April 3rd

9:00am- 11:00am - Bagel Breakfast in GROW (library 220)

1:00pm – 2:00pm - Grad Student Panels to discuss TAMUCC Graduate Programs for College of Liberal Arts in GROW (library 220)

                          Event Description: This event if for undergrad students who wants to know about the Graduate programs in TAMUCC. A panel of Grad students will be available for them to discuss on available Grad programs, resources and more!

2:00pm – 3:00pm - Grad Student Panels to discuss TAMUCC Graduate Programs for College of Education and Human Development in GROW (library 220)

                          Event Description: This event if for undergrad students who wants to know about the Graduate programs in TAMUCC. A panel of Grad students will be available for them to discuss on available Grad programs, resources and more!

5:00pm - 6:00pm - Professional Photo Shoot, Location: USC, 103B

                     Event Description: Drop in to have a professional head shot done with a university photographer. You will be sent the final electronic versions.

6:30pm - 7:30pm - Dulces con la Dean, Location: Early Childhood and Development Center (ECDC), 2nd-floor Entrance Hallway

                     Event Description: This is a time to meet with the College of Graduate Studies Dean and Mexican sweet breads will be served.

Tuesday - April 4th 

5:00pm - 6:00pm - Understanding the Role of failure in Pursuit of Greatness, Location: UC Jetty Room 123

                     Event Description: Join us to hear Dr. Steve Seidel speak and learn about the Psychology of failure and the role of self-justification processes and mindsets associated with success. 

Wednesday - April 5th

9:00am - 11:00am - Bagel Breakfast in GROW

11:30am - 12:45pm - Get FIT with GROW, Location: Dugan

          11:30 – 12:20 Zumba with Nicola in Izzy (2nd floor) 

                                       OR

          12:00 – 12:45 Pilates with Michael in Motor Development (1st floor)

1:00pm – 2:00pm - Grad Student Panels to discuss TAMUCC Graduate Programs for College of Science and Engineering in GROW (library 220)

                         Event Description: This event if for undergrad students who wants to know about the Graduate programs in TAMUCC. A panel of Grad students will be available for them to discuss on available Grad programs, resources and more!

2:00pm – 3:00pm - Grad Student Panels to discuss TAMUCC Graduate Programs for College of Business in GROW (library 220)

                         Event Description: This event if for undergrad students who wants to know about the Graduate programs in TAMUCC. A panel of Grad students will be available for them to discuss on available Grad programs, resources and more!

4:00pm - 5:00pm - Professional Photo Shoot, Location: USC 103B

4:30pm - 5:30pm - Letter of Appreciation in GROW (library 220)

                        Event Description: Grab a snack before or in-between classes and also take a moment, grab some stationary, and write a  letter of appreciation to someone who has helped you to be where you are today. 

6:00pm - 8:00pm- Discover Your Strengths Workshop*, Location: GROW (library 220)

               Event Description: As you grow you become more of who are already are. You are going to group and develop the most in your areas of strengths. Join this workshop and be taught how to bring our your strengths. 

Thursday - April 6th

11:30am - 1:00pm - Pit Stop Lunch in GROW

3:00pm - 4:00pm - Fruit Bar in GROW

6:00pm -8:00pm - 3MT, Location: HRI 127 (Harte Research Institute)

                         Event Description: Watch graduate students present their thesis or research projects in just three minutes using everyday language. 

Friday - April 7th

2:00pm - 4:00pm - Resume or CV workshop*, Location: GROW (library 220)

5:00pm - 7:00pm - Social/Mixer in Breakers Game Room (UC)

                          Event Description: Join us for a time to kick back and hangout with other graduate students. There will be board games, video games, popcorn, and fun! 

Throughout the Week:

Social Media Contest: Use our hashtag #tamuccGAW throughout the week and you will be entered to win!

Attendance competition: Attend the most events and you will be in a raffle to win a $25.00 gift card!

The library will be holding a Fine Amnesty Food Drive "Food for Change" benefiting the Corpus Christi Food Bank during Graduate Appreciation Week.  During this time the Library will forgive $4.00 in overdue fines for Graduate students for each canned food item donated

* - Needs Registration

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