Announcements

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  • ComSciConSD 2017 – The Communicating Science Conference – Apply today! Applications close June 15. Join local graduate students and leading experts to practice communicating your work to others. Features panel discussions about major issues in science communication in today’s world, plus interactive workshops. Free conference takes place Sept 15 – 16.
  • University Extension is offering Student Grant Program vouchers for Summer 2017. The vouchers will be available at the Graduate Division starting Monday, June 26th, 2017 until gone. Students must be enrolled in 12 or more units for Fall 2017 and must have been enrolled in 12 or more units in graduate standing in a previous quarter on campus. Vouchers are limited. Please alert your students early enough so they can prepare to pick up a voucher. Vouchers are good for up to $500 off select Extension courses. * ATTENTION: VOUCHERS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE UNTIL Monday, June 26th beginning at 8:30 a.m. They are due at University Extension by Friday, July 7th at 4PM (no exceptions will be made). Update for Summer 2017: Vouchers will be available for all eligible students, even those students who received a voucher in Spring 2017.
  • Currently living in ARCH housing? Looking to sublease your unit? Sublease your unit today through ARCH!
  • APPLY TODAY: Student Worker as a Design Lab Communications Copywriter/Editor. I am interested in hiring a Graduate Student who has journalism experience and 1-3 years of communications and or editorial work related experience. I have attached a copy of the job requisition and included some details in the description below. Description: Under the direction of the Communications Lead, the incumbent will write creative and engaging copy for dissemination of the Design Lab’s story to the larger academic and design industry communities, with the goal of making the Design Lab the hub for design-related news in the San Diego region and generating interest in the Design Lab’s research for partnerships and collaborations. Salary: $14 an hour. Please send e-mail to Ian Strelsky: istrelsky@ucsd.edu
  • 2017 POD GPSD Career Development Travel Grant – Applications Due July 31, 2017. Apply here: tinyurl.com/PODtravelgrant17
  • Check out the ETD+ Toolkit (https://educopia.org/publications/etdplustoolkit) is an approach to improving student and faculty research output management. Focusing on the Electronic Thesis and Dissertation (ETD) as a mile-marker in a student’s research trajectory, it provides in-time advice to students and faculty about avoiding common digital loss scenarios for the ETD and all of its affiliated files. The ETD+ Toolkit provides free introductory training resources on crucial data curation and digital longevity techniques. It has been designed as a training series to help students and faculty identify and offset risks and threats to their digital research footprints.
  • Earn a Well-Being Leadership Award from the Zone! Get involved in this great program! For more information, please see the flyer here!
  • Check out information about the English for Academic and Professional Development (EAPD) program at UC San Diego here
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