Monday, October 17, 2011

This Week: EGSA

This week promises to be full of opportunity to mingle with your fellow grads and participate in program events. We hope to see you there at some or all of these events, and don't forget to check us out on Facebook for up to the minute event information.

Wednesday October 19 2:00-3:30pm in Rome 771 - Please join us for our second professional development workshop: "Designing Abstracts and Attending Conferences" where you will hear from Amber Cobb-Vazquez and Erin Vander Wall on their experiences with applying to and attending conferences. We will cover he basics for writing good abstracts as well as strategies for selecting CFPs and Conferences. Snacks are provided!

Wednesday October 19 Fellowship Opportunities for Masters Students  4:00-5:00pm Marvin Center 308–  join the GW Career Center for tips for Master's students in identifying, applying for, and winning competitive fellowships to support their graduate study. The GW Career Center often has workshops geared specifically toward graduate students, and EGSA will keep you informed about upcoming workshops regarding Resumes, CVs, and dissertation information. 

Thursday October 20 2:00-3:30 in Rome 771 - Please join us for Prof. Karen Tongson presenting “Finding the Cloverleaf in Queer Cultural Studies" hosted by the GWU English Department and organized by our own Dr. Robert McRuer. This is a unique opportunity to meet with a prominent scholar and engage with new scholarship. Please visit us on Facebook to access the event page and rsvp! 

Friday October 21 5:00-7:00pm at Bayou - Join us for the October EGSA Happy Hour where you can join in on the fun and meet your fellow grads. We know October is a busy month, but take a break and socialize - encourage your mentor/mentee to come. Please visit us on Facebook to access the event page and rsvp!

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