Undergraduate Students

Preparing for a Career in Ideas as an Undergraduate

Paul Stainthorp


Find information that will assist you in choosing a graduate school, applying to grad school, how to prepare for an interview, asking for reference letters, writing skills and techniques, how to get involved in research, and even how to be prepared to start publishing papers.  This page also provides information about specific graduate schools and the programs they offer.  These materials are helpful to undergraduate students who are still undecided about what discipline to concentrate in.

Here is our Scaling the Ivory Tower academic career guide, mentoring resource page, advice from IHS faculty, and what IHS can do for you.

Applying to Graduate School Networking Advice Research & Publishing Advice
Online Programs Mentoring Resources

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