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A Competitive Advantage for Job Seekers

Graduate Career Services offers individual advising sessions, assistance in creating job search materials, mock interviews, online presence critiques, self-assessment instruments, and workshops on career paths, leadership, communication, and management. Explore offerings...

Congressional Visit Day provided UVA graduate students in Environmental Sciences an opportunity to showcase their research related to Virginia’s coast, nitrogen pollution and climate for Charlottesville's state representative.  Read more...

Mentoring Institute Fosters Inclusive Environment

Sponsored by the Office of Graduate Student Diversity Programs, this inter-ethnic, interdisciplinary program acclimates new students by providing access to advanced graduate students and faculty, research funds and conference travel support.  Read more...

Sociology doctoral candidate Benjamin Snyder presented research this summer to the American Sociological Association on the demand for real-time speed and flexibility in the post-industrial marketplace and its effect on workers’ minds, bodies and emotions. Read more...

Doctoral student Edward Triplett uses digital maps and three-dimensional animation to reconstruct architectural ruins from the medieval era and reveal a more-complex story about the exchanges between Christians and Muslims. His dissertation project was recently featured in the Chronicle of Higher Education for its innovative format. Read the article...

Teaching Writing

Mellon-funded seminars train graduate students in the humanities and social sciences to mentor undergraduates in the art of communicating to stratified audiences and effecting change through their writing.  Read more...