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Graduate School and Professional Development Workshops and Events

The UNH Graduate School offers a variety of workshops, events, and professional development opportunities throughout the year. From our popular Thesis and Dissertation Workshops to our PFF/PFP sessions, there is something of interest for every student! We also promote events sponsored by other campus departments and organizations, that are related to graduate students, and they are listed below for reference only (to register for those events please see the link provided).

Check out the calendar below to see upcoming events over the next five weeks, view all events for the current term, or see what was offered last year including event attendance rates. BOLD titles denote Graduate School-sponsored events, ITALICIZED titles denote events sponsored by other campus offices, and the bullet colors represent the type of event. Follow the appropriate registration link to sign up for these events!

Please note that any event title followed by an * indicates it has a late cancellation fee of $10.

 

August 2018

  • Three-Part Welcome Series:Breakfast at UNH's
    • Register for this event on our website.
    • August 30, 2018, 8:00 am-10:00 am
    • MUB, room 158
    • Course Reference Number (CRN): 487
    • Spaces/Seats Left: 98
    • Come learn about resources for graduate students, meet new people and enjoy breakfast cosponsored by the MUB and GSS!

 

September 2018

  • Three-Part Welcome Series: First Thursday Dinner
    • Register for this event on our website.
    • September 06, 2018, 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
    • Thirsty Moose Dover
    • Course Reference Number (CRN): 488
    • Spaces/Seats Left: 94
    • A casual social event complete with free pizza and appetizers provided by the Graduate School and GSS!
  • Three-Part Welcome Series:Health & Wellness Lunch
    • Register for this event on our website.
    • September 13, 2018, 11:30 am-1:00 pm
    • Hamel Rec Center, Demonstration Kitchen (2nd floor)
    • Course Reference Number (CRN): 489
    • Spaces/Seats Left: 55
    • Thursday, Sep. 13th, 11:30am-1:00pm, UNH offers many resources to help you stay healthy and happy during your studies. Join us for lunch cosponsored by the Rec Center and GSS and learn more!
  • Dissertation Retreat
    • Register for this event on our website.
    • September 21, 2018, 12:00 pm-1:30 pm
    • Connors Writing Center
    • Course Reference Number (CRN): 490
    • Spaces/Seats Left: 1
    • The Graduate School and Connors Writing Center are inviting all graduate students who are at the dissertation writing stage to join Dissertation Retreat, a semester long writing group which will provide you with organized time, space, and resources for dissertation writing. Registration for this event will be limited to 12 graduate students from any discipline and selected on a first-come-first-served basis. Before you register, please make sure you are available on all dates since those who register will be expected to attend each session. See details below: September 21- Dissertation retreat- initial lunch: Introduction and goals Setting Session September 22- Dissertation retreat all day writing October 20- Dissertation retreat all day writing November 10- Dissertation retreat all day writing December 8- Dissertation retreat all day writing

 

October 2018

  • Dinner&Lecture: The Magic Ingredient that Brings Pixar Movies to Life*
    • Register for this event on our website.
    • October 03, 2018, 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
    • Holloway Commons (Dinner), Strafford Room (Lecture)
    • Course Reference Number (CRN): 491
    • Spaces/Seats Left: 20
    • Join other graduate students for dinner at Holloway Commons and a lecture in the Strafford Room afterwards. Meet for dinner at 6:00pm in front of Holloway Commons. Someone from the Graduate School will swipe you into the dining hall. We will all sit together for dinner and then walk to the Strafford Room for the lecture. Speaker: Danielle Feinberg, The Director of Photography at Pixar

 

November 2018

  • Dinner & Lecture: Award Winning International Spoken Word Poet Amal Kassir*
    • https://wildcatlink.unh.edu/event/2228890
    • November 07, 2018, 6:00 pm-9:30 pm
    • Strafford Room
    • Course Reference Number (CRN): 492
    • Spaces/Seats Left: 20
    • Join other graduate students for dinner at Holloway Commons and a lecture in the Strafford Room afterwards. Meet for dinner at 6:00pm in front of Holloway Commons. Someone from the Graduate School will swipe you into the dining hall. We will all sit together for dinner and then walk to the Strafford Room for the lecture. Speaker: International Spoken Word Poet, Amal Kassir Amal Kassir is a Muslim woman, born and raised in Denver, Colorado, to a German-Iowan mother and a Syrian father. She is an international spoken word poet, having performed in 10 countries and over 45 cities.
  • Event Bullet Color Codes:
  • green square  General
  • gray square  Networking
  • dark blue square  PFF
  • light gray square  Research
  • orange square  Wellness
  • black square  Writing