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From Orientation to graduation, on campus or online. Here is all we have to offer!


Featured Events

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Graduate Research and Scholarly Projects (GRASP) Symposium

An opportunity to showcase your research!

GRASP will be held on April 26, 2024. Abstract Submission will be open January 22- February 9.

GRASP Website

Professional Development Session

Capitol Graduate Research Summit (CGRS) 

The Capitol Graduate Research Summit is held annually in March in Topeka.

Graduate students from all over Kansas present their research that directly benefits the state - take this opportunity to showcase your work!

Note: While projects may be derived from group work, only one presenter may submit and travel to Topeka to present on behalf of a group.

CGRS Website

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Spring Socials + Grad Student Appreciation Week

Spring Socials

Organized by the Graduate School and the Graduate Student Council, a FREE event for graduate students!

Join us at Shocker Sports Grill & Lanes in the RSC lower level each month, see our social dates below:

Friday, February 2nd, 5:30-7:00pm

Friday, March 8th, 5:30-7:00pm

Friday, April 12th, 5:30-7:00pm

Also, stay tuned for more info about the Grad Student Appreciation Week! (April 1-5)

Basketball game

College of the Game: Saturday March 2nd, 6pm

Join us to cheer on the Shockers on Saturday, March 2nd when the Graduate School is the College of the Game as Wichita State Men's Basketball takes on Rice University!

All students get FREE entrance to the game by bringing their WSU Shocker ID card to the ticket office at Charles Koch Arena on game day.

For more information about tickets, parking, and other game day details visit www.goshockers.com

Improving productivity and time management session with kendra christman biokansas. March 7 2024 2-3:30pm via zoom

Improving Productivity and Time Management

The Graduate School is proud to welcome back Kendra Christman, Assistant Director of Events, BioKansas!

Join us for a virtual session on Improving Productivity and Time Management on March 7th, 2024 from 2:00-3:30 pm

Have a copy of your schedule and projects ready to learn about different ways to manage your time. BioKansas is teaching a lesson highlighting time management methods, strategies on how to prioritize tasks, and how to set and meet professional goals. This is a great opportunity not to just learn about the process, but also work on plans with peers and the speaker, Kendra Christman.

Zoom link: https://wichitastate.zoom.us/j/91835971328?pwd=b2JVN2J6Z1R6TTd1ZURFbTBKOVhvQT09

Getting Published and jobs in publishing. March 27th time tbh RSC pike room 266

Getting Published & Jobs in Publishing

March 27th, 2024 3:00-4:30 PM RSC Pike Room 266

University Press of Kansas will hold a presentation on how to publish a book in an academic press, and jobs in publishing.

Student studying in library on laptop

Job Search 2.0: LinkedIn + ChatGPT Secrets Revealed

Join Career Development for a session on Thursday, April 18th from 11:00-12:00 PM!

Join Jeremy Schifeling, who served in leadership roles at LinkedIn and Khan Academy (OpenAI’s first education partner for ChatGPT), for a deep dive into the most advanced LinkedIn and ChatGPT techniques.

For more information and to regsiter go to wichita.edu/linkedinworkshop

Co-hosted by Wichita State University Shocker Career Accelerator and Graduate School. 


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