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Graduate Student Conversations & Connections Panel Event: Strategies for Graduate Success & Beyond


Graduate Student Conversations and Connections Panel Event:  Strategies for Graduate Success & Beyond

6-8:30pm Hart House Music Room

Learn tips and tricks on how to make the most of your time as a grad student and beyond. Hear about the importance of career planning early led by a career expert followed by a student panel. Panelists will share strategies on how they have navigated graduate school challenges including imposter syndrome and being on the verge of quitting, to navigating conflict, accessing resources and getting involved. Connect with graduate peers and enjoyrefreshments. Space limited. Please let us know if you have food restriction or accessbility needs:


6:05pm Opening remarks: Heather Kelly, Senior Director, Student Success

6:15-6:35pm: The Importance of Career Planning Early (Jonathan Turner PhD., Career Educator/Special Advisor, Career Education and Exploration)

The best time to start planning your career is when you are prepared to make the move from intention to action. The earlier in your graduate studies you begin this process, the more time you will have to explore possibilities and reflect on your career interests. Jonathan will address steps you can take in career planning depending on the stage you are at, focusing particularly on resources available to you.

6:45-8:00pm Concurrent Research and professional stream panels

Graduate Student Research Panel

Facilitator: Annalissa Cristostomo, M.A.candidate, OISE     
Yusuf Bulbulia, M.A. candidate, Political Science
Leonardo José Uribe Castaño, Ph.D. candidate, Physics
Manu F, Ph.D. candidate, Social Work
Franco Saccucci, M.A. OISE (C)
Paula Karger, Ph.D.candidate, Comparative Literature
Janessa Griffith, Ph.D. Candidate, Medical Science

Graduate Student Professional Panel 

Facilitator: Tony Luong, Master of Public Health candidate, Public Health
Samara Moore, MSW, candidate, Social Work
Humbert Sin, M.Eng candidate, Civ + Mineral Engineering
Ashley Mah, Master of Public Health candidate, Public Health
Sarah Badun, MBA candidate, Rotman School of Management
Lily Zhang, M.Ed. candidate, OISE

8:00-8:30pm Reflections/Mingle/Refreshments



Thursday, March 7, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM


Hart House (Music Room)
Music Room.7 Hart House Circle
Toronto, ON



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