When I was a graduate student, I don’t think I ever heard the term “professional development.” Today, we use this term frequently to refer to an evolving skill set that we believe better prepares our students for careers both inside and outside of the academy. Many of us believe it is a critical component […]
Fall has arrived in Chapel Hill with warm days, cool nights and new cohorts of students in our 89 master’s and doctoral programs. Nearly 2,400 graduate students matriculated at Carolina this fall and as always they hail from around the state, country and world. The Graduate School’s website provides more information.
This fall, The Graduate […]
Kiran Bhardwaj, 2013-2014 president of the Graduate and Professional Student Federation, talks with Graduate Dean Steve Matson about everything from the role of mentorship to the future of graduate education.
Video by Leon Godwin and Jon Kasbe
Even though I was a graduate student many years ago, I still remember those days vividly and with a sense of pride in what I accomplished. When I meet graduate alumni, at Carolina and beyond, they also talk about their graduate student days with a sense of achievement. Whether you completed a master’s degree […]