Wilson Library is hosting two valuable workshops for any professional students conducting research in the coming semesters. The workshops aim to better acclimate you to University resources for research and funding opportunities available through a wide variety of sources. Check them out and register today!

7 Keys for Grad Student Success

This workshop is intended to help advanced researchers as they get accustomed to their new roles in independent, advanced research here at the University. What are the most important tips and resources that will help you succeed here at the U and in your future career?  Come and find out!

January 13th, 2016
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
s30B Wilson Library
Instructor:  Nancy K. Herther
Register @ http://umn.libcal.com/event/2297296

January 27th, 2016
10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
s30B Wilson Library
Instructor:  Nancy K. Herther
Register @ http://umn.libcal.com/event/2297445

Finding Funding in Changing Times: Strategies for Success
The funding landscape has changed dramatically in the past ten years. Traditional research funding agencies have changed many of their processes and goals, new types of funding – from crowdsourcing to collaborations – have arisen.  This workshop will provide information on how to approach your search, use traditional grant directories as well as looking at alternative approaches to make your search for fellowships, start-up funding or traditional grant searches successful!

January 15th, 2016
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
s30B Wilson Library
Instructor:  Nancy K. Herther
Register @ http://umn.libcal.com/event/2297696

January 28th, 2016
1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
s30B Wilson Library
Instructor:  Nancy K. Herther
Register @ http://umn.libcal.com/event/2297697