Socialize with fellow graduate students, meet subject librarians, CTL consultants, and UW-IT learning technologists. About the Research Commons: The Research Commons is a place to collaborate and connect with fellow students and faculty on research projects, a place for workshop and presentation opportunities, and a place for interdisciplinary connection.Enjoy refreshments in this interactive library space. It provides a collaborative environment in which students and faculty can come together to share and discuss research, as well as get support on steps of the research process: searching, writing, organizing, publishing, funding.Pham plans to continue volunteering at University of Central Oklahoma, where she will begin her faculty position.She is excited by the new opportunities, but she will miss UWM.Though the event is geared toward new students, any current graduate student veteran is welcome to attend. The calendar below contains dates specific to the Graduate School.
Of course, being single, even during Valentine’s Day, can be a liberating experience and also a time of personal growth and discovery.
Optional: Applying for graduate or medical school booster.
Jennifer Anderson will offer guidance on: i) strategies for requesting quality recommendation letters (applicable to all application types) ii) crafting Work/Activities responses (for MD or MD/Ph D applications); and Please read one of these three books: The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee or The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Anne Fadiman or When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi and prepare three questions that you will use to facilitate critical discussion within the group.
The small class sizes and daily face-to-face interactions with her professors are what attracted Pham to UWM. Pham strongly believes in service work, and this allowed her to fully engage with the campus community.
She developed a strong cohort of peers, and in her second year her network expanded to include her adviser, Itzi Lazkano, assistant professor of economics. Among other activities, she tutored for Upward Bound and volunteered with the Golden Key International Honour Society.