Grad School 101: Get Going. Get In.

Each semester IHS holds a series of webinars for individuals interested in grad school and pursuing a career in academia. This series will cover a range of topics including whether grad school is right for you, choosing the right program, and advice on getting in. 

Enroll by clicking “Register”. You’ll get a reminder email when the seminar is about to start. Feel free to sign up for just one or all four (sessions are free). 

Past Sessions

Applying to Graduate School

It can be so daunting! The application. The reference letters. The essays. The transcripts and GPA. And, of course, the dreaded statement of purpose. There’s so much to consider! (And you thought undergrad was tough!) Get a window into each aspect of creating a standout grad school application with this essential webinar that goes over the considerations of how to decide which schools to apply to, and, of course, how the IHS can help every step of the way! 

  • February 28th, 3:00-4:00 PM EST
  • Speaker: Bill Glod, IHS
What to Expect from Academia

Ahhh…questions of the ages: What are the right and wrong reasons to go to grad school? What goes into a successful application? More to the point, what’s it going to be like and what career options can I expect at the other end? Well, to get the overview you need to make an intelligent decision about whether or not to attend graduate school and start a career in academia, make sure you check out this very informative webcast!

  • March 4th, 7:00-8:00 PM EST
  • March 7th, 7:00-8:00 PM EST
  • Speaker: Bill Glod, IHS
Crafting a Good CV

A CV is a snapshot of you. How it’s laid out can often make the difference between making the cut into a program or getting cut out altogether. Join Dr. Bill Glod as he offers pointers and suggestions on what to include and how to organize it to help you land that job. Register!  

  • March 11th, 4:00-5:00 PM EST
  • March 14th, 4:00-5:00 PM EST
  • Speaker: Bill Glod, IHS