professional development

Jul 12, 2018  |  Enhancing Student Success

Author John Matteson Shares His Round-about Path to Success

Pulitzer Prize winning author John Matteson was the first speaker in a new Graduate School series, Notes from the Field that will feature different professionals describing their journey to their careers.

Jun 20, 2018  |  About NC State

Innovating Industrial Workforce Development

The Graduate School's A2i program aims to be the model for enhancing graduate and postdoctoral industry workforce readiness.

Aug 30, 2017  |  Enhancing Student Success

9,400+ Students Are in Graduate School This Fall

More than 9,400 graduate students are enrolled in programs this fall, and 2,300 new students registered to participate in New Graduate Student Orientation held Aug. 14.

Mar 16, 2017  |  About NC State

Get to Know: The Graduate School

The Graduate School provides oversight and administration of all policies and procedures throughout the graduate student lifecycle. We spoke with Dr. Maureen Grasso, dean of the Graduate School, about the many ways the school supports the entire university community.

Feb 3, 2017

Dean’s Scene: The Importance of Communicating Science

Of the skills that you take away from Graduate School, learning to communicate your science to different audiences is critical, especially to those in STEM fields (science, engineering, technology and math).

Feb 3, 2017

New Leaders Enhance Graduate School’s Professional Development

Two new professionals -- Vanessa Doriott Anderson and Jason Cramer -- have joined the Graduate School’s professional development staff and are helping to grow the workshop offerings to graduate students and postdoctoral scholars.

Feb 8, 2016  |  Enhancing Student Success

Carr Shares ‘Self-Mentoring’ With Students, Postdocs

As a new faculty member at the University of North Carolina-Wilmington, Dr. Marsha Carr discovered that she needed "self-mentoring" to learn everything she needed to know about being a faculty member and later a public speaker.