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Graduate Student Events Around Campus

2020 GSAW T-shirt Message Contest

January 31, 11:59 p.m. | Online Submission Deadline
We have an exciting contest that promises a $100 Barnes and Nobel gift card as a reward. We want YOUR help designing our Graduate Student Appreciation Week T-Shirt. You can send us a full t-shirt design (using WVU colors, of course) and include a four-word slogan about graduate student life or simply send us a slogan. Our office will select the top three designs and then open those up to a graduate student community-wide vote via email. The deadline for submission is January 31 at 11:59 p.m. and we wish you the best of luck! Be sure to submit your work through our website.

Tentative Schedule:
  • Submission deadline: January 31, 11:59 p.m.
  • Top three designs sent out to graduate student community for voting: Feb.6 through Feb. 13
  • Final vote tally: February 14
  • Notification to winner: February 17

Writing a Diversity Statement Workshop (OGEL)

February 4, 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. | Greenbrier Room, Mountainlair
Diversity statements may be a critical part of your job application. Join us for a workshop led by Dr. Cris Mayo, Director of the LGBTQ+ Center and Professor of Women's and Gender Studies. Please RSVP by Friday, Jan. 31.

3-Minute Thesis (3MT)

The 3-Minute Thesis (3MT) is an academic research communication competition for graduate research students. This competition challenges students to present their research topic and its significance in three minutes and using just one slide. Winners receive a cash prize of up to $1000. The deadline for video submissions to the 2020 competition is February 5 at 11:59 p.m. Check out the website for more info

My Journey, My Culture, My Identity (Other)

Beginning September 12, Thursdays, 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. | Carruth Counseling Center
Carruth Center is offering a therapy group for students who: find themselves to be one of a few (e.g. as international students, or women of color, or other identities), seek to develop resilience and positive coping with life’s adjustments, wish to find their voice or sense of self at WVU or home communities. want to increase their sense of belonging or meaningful connection.
A pre-group individual meeting is required: If interested, or wondering if the group is for you, please stop in or call (304-293-4431) the Carruth Center for Psychological and Psychiatric Services.

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