Joint PVAMU-TAMU Professional Development Series

The Joint PVAMU-TAMU Professional Development Series is a collaboration within the Texas A&M University System, between the Graduate and Professional School at Texas A&M University – College Station and the Office of Graduate Studies at Prairie View A&M University, in an effort to expand the opportunities available to our graduate and professional students and strengthen our ties between universities.

Summer 2021: Graduate Student Mental Health and Wellbeing Series

This summer, Prairie View A&M University and Texas A&M University are proud to present the Summer 2021: Graduate Student Mental Health and Wellbeing Series, open to all graduate and professional students at both universities.

To register, click here.

Rethinking Imposter Syndrome
Wednesday, June 16th
9-10 a.m. CT
Zoom Event
Speaker: Dr. Valerie Young
https://impostorsyndrome.com/
Please join us as we explore why capable people suffer from the Imposter Syndrome and how to THRIVE in spite of it with Dr. Valerie Young.
 
Mental Wellbeing: Self-Care, Sharing Your Story and Surviving Grad School
Thursday, July 15th
9-10 a.m. CT
Zoom Event
Speaker: PhD Balance – Liesl Krause
https://www.phdbalance.com/
Open to graduate and professional students ONLY
Please join us as we discuss the mental health crisis in graduate education and develop strategies for self-care with PhD Balance President Liesl Krause. Participants will learn how to most effectively share stories to create a supportive community as well as how to best communicate their needs to their advisor.

Graduate Student Wellbeing: Continuing the Conversation
Wednesday, September 8th
11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. CT

Hybrid Event: TAMU Campus OR Zoom
Special invitations will be sent to those who participated in the first two sessions of the series.

NOTE (09/01/2021): This event will not be held on September 8th.The page will be updated and email invitations sent to participants of the first two sessions of the series if it is rescheduled.
 

Past Events

Inaugural Event: Networking & LinkedIn, April 23, 2019, 4 pm, PVAMU

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Event: Networking & LinkedIn
Date: Tuesday April 23rd, 2019 2:45PM-7:15PM
Location:
Panther Room
Athletics Administration Building
Prairie View A&M University
Prairie View, TX
Description: The Career Center at Texas A&M University and the Career Services Office at Prairie View A&M University present Networking & LinkedIn. Networking is a vitally important skill for all Aggies and Panthers. After graduation, it is estimated that 80% of jobs are never posted. Learn how to reach this job market through networking and using LinkedIn as both a research and networking tool. The session is from 4-5 pm. After the session, please join us for a reception from 5-6 pm where you can practice networking with your fellow graduate and professional students from Texas A&M-College Station and Prairie View A&M.

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