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Can you guess? The No. 1 ‘soft skill’ you need to compete in today’s job market


Check out the five most in-demand soft skills in the job market. This article tells you what they are and how you can work on them. Do you have what it takes? https://www.marketwatch.com/story/the-no-1-soft-skill-you-need-to-compete-in-todays-job-market-2020-01-10  

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A Guide to Speaking with Humans


A Guide to Speaking with Humans (Paul Sutter, January 15, 3-4:30pm) (Online/free) You’re a scientist. You know things. You’d like to talk to people about those things. But how? Let’s explore the world of science communication together, and find how … Continue reading

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Graduate and Professional Student Professional Development


Spring 2020 starts off with the first sessions of some programs centered around professional development for graduate and professional students: What’s Your Work About? – Crafting Clear and Compelling Abstracts – January 14, 5pm-6:30pm (Hodges Library 128) Learning how to … Continue reading

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Best Practices in Teaching program


The Best Practices in Teaching program is now accepting registrations for spring 2020 at tiny.utk.edu/bpit-register. This program provides opportunities to discuss teaching-related issues with new and experienced faculty and peers from across the university. There will be seven sessions this spring … Continue reading

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Best Practices in Publishing


The Best Practices in Publishing program provides opportunities to discuss research and publishing-related issues with graduate students from across the University. In six sessions and one workshop, a range of topics will be introduced and discussed with campus experts, including … Continue reading

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Best Practices in Teaching Program


There are still seats open for the Best Practices in Teaching Program. We will be keeping the registration open until the end of the day (Aug. 23). You can get more information about the program and a link to the … Continue reading

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Writing Center: Thesis/Dissertation Workshop


The Writing Center is offering a workshop for graduate students who are in the process of writing their thesis or dissertation, to help them get their work off to a productive start this summer. The workshop will provide time for … Continue reading

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