Professional Development


Summer 2023 Professional Development Sessions

Sessions are open to ALL students!  Want to watch the presentations?  Click here

Orientation to Summer Scholars
Facilitated by Sarah Powell and Patrick Madsen
May 30th, 10am - Location ZOOM

Developing an Abstract & Poster Creation
Facilitated by Katie Garahan from The Writing Center
June 6th, 10am - Location Fretwell 100

Utilizing the Library in Research
Facilitated by Olivia Patterson from Atkins Library
June 13th, 10am - Location Fretwell 100

Abstract Assistance (Optional Check In)
Facilitated by Sarah Powell
June 20th, 10am - Location ZOOM

Ethics in Research
Facilitated by Lisa Rasmussen
July 11th, 10am - Location Fretwell 100

Communicating your Research
Facilitated by Dr. Elise Demeter
July 18th, 10am - Location Fretwell 100

Grant Writing: Applying for National Fellowships
Facilitated by Lisa Walker
July 25th, 10am - Location Fretwell 100

How to be Competitive for Graduate School
Facilitated by Dr. Jill Huerta from The Center for Graduate Life and Learning
August 1st, 10am - Location Fretwell 100

Summer Symposium
August 8th- Location Popp Martin Student Union 340

Additional Training

Online CITI Training: As one of the basic education requirements for the Animal Care and Use Program, the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI)online training program provides the conceptual framework for humane and ethical treatment of vertebrate animals in research and teaching.