Previous Events

Previous Graduate Training Series materials are available to you whether you could attend a session or not. Contact heather.zollinger@usu.edu with questions.

PowerPoint

PowerPoint Presentation Skills

Feb. 24, 2017
Learn tips and tricks from a presentation expert to improve your slides and the time it takes to create them.
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Getting Smart About Posters and Slides

March 23, 2016
Learn what makes an engaging and visually appealing poster or slide.
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Creating Gorgeous Slides

Feb. 19, 2015
Avoid common slip-ups by learning the principles of great presentation slides.
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Data Visualization

3 Steps to Beautify Your Graphs and Data Plots

Jan. 20, 2016
Present graphs and data plots effectively with clear, concise and powerful information.
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Poster Design

Extreme Makeover: Poster Edition

March 29, 2017
Make your posters visually appealing and engaging to a wide audience.
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Getting Smart About Posters and Slides

March 23, 2016
Learn what makes an engaging and visually appealing poster or slide.
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Design Stunning Posters

March 19, 2015
Using posters submitted by grad students, a design expert shares how to best present your research.
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Presentations

PowerPoint Presentation Skills

Feb. 24, 2017
Learn tips and tricks from a presentation expert to improve your slides and the time it takes to create them.
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Audience Engagement During Research Presentations

Nov. 16, 2016
Learn what experts at the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science teach academic professionals about communicating their research.
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Data Management

Manage and Store Data Effectively

Oct. 19, 2016
Learn best practices for storing and sharing research data including security, file naming and metadata.
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3 Library Resources to Make Your Life Easier

Feb. 24, 2016
Librarians discuss the importance of literature reviews, citations and data storage.
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Teaching Techniques

Teaching Techniques

Sept. 21, 2016
Enhance your teaching techniques and skills with advice from Utah State professors.
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3 Tactics to Improve Your Teaching

Oct. 14, 2015
USU professors share teaching advice for grad students.
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Library Resources

3 Library Resources to Make Your Life Easier

Feb. 24, 2016
Librarians discuss the importance of literature reviews, citations and data storage.
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Graduate School

What I Wish I Knew

Sept. 23, 2015
Get tips and resources to help you be successful in graduate school.
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Career Planning

Prepare for Your Career in Academia

Nov. 18, 2015
USU Career Services shares best practices for planning your career in academia.
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