Upward Bound: Workshops for Undergrads Pursuing Research, Grad School, and Academic Careers

May 31

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Anderson Academic Commons, Room 284, Chan Classroom

Upward Bound is a series of workshops designed to help undergraduates develop and achieve their academic and professional goals. Attend one workshop or all six to get a leg up on graduate school and fellowship applications, scholarships, research opportunities, and more.

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Complete Schedule

The Perfect Pitch

Thursday, April 12, 4-5:30pm, AAC 284

Learn how to present a powerful and precise version of yourself in academic & professional situations.

Make a Statement

Thursday, April 19, 4-5:30pm, AAC 284

Learn strategies for composing letters and essays for grad school, the professions, and beyond.

Navigating the Field

Wednesday, April 25, 4-5:30pm, AAC 340

Learn how to find fellowships, scholarships, journals, and conferences in your interest areas.

Going Grad

Thursday, May 3, 4-5:30pm, AAC 284

Hear from current grad students about getting in and making the most of your graduate experience.

Fellowship / Mentorship

Wednesday, May 16, 4-5:30pm, AAC 340

Hear advice from fellowships advisors from across campus.

Project: Forward

Thursday, May 31, 4-5:30pm, AAC 284

Get guidance from faculty and graduate students on your in-progress research, professional documents, and other projects.