Presentations, Projects, and Publications in Graduate Education
GradThriving Project– GradSchoolThriving.com is a collection of FREE resources and insider tips that aim to support the success of diverse graduate students. You don’t know what you don’t know… so let us help you explore information that will help you thrive in your graduate studies. Check it out here and share it with your friends and peers! The GradThriving website provides information and resources on:
- Graduate School basics
- Time management strategies
- Finding advocates wherever you are
- Building community and a sense of belonging
- How and when to ask for help (because it’s okay to need help!)
- Funding strategies and opportunities
- Imposter syndrome and knowing you belong
- Preparing for your career – from internships to different career paths
The GradThriving Team –Jacqueline McDermott, Ph.D. | Purdue University, Stephen McBride | Purdue University, Shernita Lee, Ph.D | Virginia Tech, Nina Parshall | The Ohio State University, Steven Crossley, Ph.D. | University of Oklahoma, Liz Karr, Ph.D. | University of Oklahoma
J.E. McDermott, S. Lee, N. Parshall, S. M. McBride, and E. A. Karr. Developing a New Partnership Between Universities Focused on Supporting Minority Graduate Students in Engineering. Proceedings of Connecting Efforts to Support Minorities in Engineering Education Workshop, National Academies of Engineering, 2022.
Irvin, S., and E. A. Karr. Promoting a Supportive Climate for Graduate Students. Virtual SERU Research Symposium – Student Success and Wellbeing at Research Universities. June 15-16, 2022.
Irvin, S., R. Bates, W. Bush, E. A. Karr, & K. Shea Smith. Academic Life Coaching to Promote Graduate Student Thriving, Coaching in Higher Education Consortium 2021 Virtual Conference, July 30, 2021.
Irvin, S., R. Bates, W. Bush, E. A. Karr, & K. Shea Smith. Academic Life Coaching to Promote Graduate Student Thriving, Graduate Student Success and Wellness Conference, May 7, 2021.