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How To Design Stunning Posters

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Date: March 19, 2015 Place: Library 101 Time: 1:00 pm-2:00 pm [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Like slides, posters can fall on the side of being boring and ineffective. Anna McEntire, Director of RGS Communications, has a trick or two or four up her sleeve, and will use this session to show you how to create the best [...]

SRS GrTS Poster Session

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Date: April 9, 2015 Place: Library South Atrium Time: 3:00-4:00 [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Wondering what to do after presenting at the Student Research Symposium? Come check out the GrTS Poster Session as we celebrate and highlight student research from a variety of disciplines. Make sure to stop by the GrTS table - we'll have some snacks for [...]

How To Create Gorgeous Slides

[vc_row full_width="0"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Date: February 19, 2015 Place: Library 101 Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]We’ve all seen them: those PowerPoint slides that are boring, uninformative, and don’t actually add anything to your presentation. Prevent yourself from falling into this all-too-common trap and let Anna McEntire, Director of RGS Communications and presentation guru, teach [...]

What I Wished I Knew

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Date: September 23, 2015 Place: Library 101 Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm [/vc_column_text][vc_separator color="grey"][vc_column_text]In many ways, graduate school is like running a marathon. You spend a lot of time training and preparing, and now the race has begun. The September edition of the Graduate Training Series included such suggestions and advice from [...]

3 Most Effective Tactics to Improve Your Teaching

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Date: October 14, 2015 Place: Library 101 Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Teaching has a similar reputation as parenting: “People have been doing this for a long time, so everyone knows what they’re doing.” There’s a sense that no training is involved, but when graduate school includes a teaching context, it could [...]

Prepare for your Career in Academia

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Date: November 18, 2015 Place: Library 101 Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]The road to a career in academia begins with thoughtful planning. November's GrTS, led by USU Career Services, featured tips to help you jump-start that planning by focusing on how to strengthen your academic presence, so when the opportunity comes, you'll be [...]

3 Essential Steps to Beautify Your Graphs and Data Plots

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Date: January 20, 2016 Place: Library 101 Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Complicated or unclear graphs and data plots are where valuable research gets lost. Don’t let this happen to you. Your research should live in graphs and data plots that ensnare audiences and engage professionals. We are here to teach you how to build [...]

3 Merrill-Cazier Library Resources That Will Make Your Life Easier

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Date: February 24, 2016 Place: Library 101 Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] The Merrill-Cazier Library is overflowing with untapped resources and data that live to make your life easier. Don’t wait until after your presentation or paper to find out how to be more efficient and exceptional. [/vc_column_text][vc_accordion type="Accordion"][vc_accordion_tab title="Literature Reviews"][vc_column_text]A literature review [...]

Getting Smart About Posters and Slides

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="398" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="500x500"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Date: March 23, 2016 Place: Library 101 Time: 1-2 p.m. [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] You have great research, but now you need the best slides and posters to tell your research story. RGS’s Project Management and Communications Team wants to help you tell this story. Come visit us to get design feedback on [...]