Professional development conference for graduate and postdoctoral students

October 08, 2018

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence will present a free, half-day conference for graduate and postdoctoral students from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, Oct.  12, in Mann and Foster Auditoriums, Paterno Library, University Park.

This professional development conference will include the following sessions:

  • Career advice from new faculty

  • How to inspire student participation in the classroom

  • What if my students see me as “The Other”?

  • Seasoned grad students share tips for success

  • What is a credible source? Helping your students build information evaluation skills

  • Using improvisation and theatre techniques to energize the learning environment

Lunch will be provided for those who register. Please bring your own drink.

Registration is free. To register, please visit

Last Updated October 08, 2018