Graduate College Events


january 16

donuts with the dean

 8:00 - 9:30 am

 Baz Tech 202


Join the Graduate Student Council and Dr. Jeff Robertson, Dean of the Graduate College, for breakfast. Bring your ideas on how we can improve the graduate experience for students at ATU!

february 4

making the most of your conference experience

 1:00 - 2:00 PM

 Ross Pendergraft Library 300A

Graduate faculty will share tips on how to get the most out of professional conferences. Students will learn about the selection, application and networking processes.

february 6

game night

 5:00 - 7:00 pm

 Tomlinson 102

Bring your family for an evening of fun with your fellow graduate students. This is a great opportunity to network with your peers in a relaxed setting.

We look forward to seeing you there!


february 26

Degree Completion options


 Brown Building 254

Presenters: Drs. Smith, Kraft, Huang, and Dixon

Faculty from various degree programs will share the options available for degree completion. This event is useful for students who are deciding which track will best serve their academic and professional goals. 

march 10

career advancement

 2:00pm-2:30 pm

 Ross Pendergraft Library 300 A

Presenter: Melanie Diffey

Melanie Diffey, Career Counselor and Specialist, will present a talk on the career resources available to ATU graduate students and how to organize and execute an effective job search. 


march 19

Develop your "elevator speech" workshop

 2:00 - 2:30 pm

 Doc Bryan 133

This workshop will help graduate students develop concise, cogent “elevator speeches” that will enable them to convey information salient to their research and/or practicum experiences during interviews and in settings where garnering support matters most.


april 16

graduate research symposium

 5:00 - 7:00 pm

 Brown Building, 1st and 2nd floor

Graduate Students present on research projects they are working on or have recently completed. The competition features three main categories: 15-minute, 3-Minute Thesis, and Poster. For more information, visit our website.