2012 Orientation Schedule-Graduate Education - Carnegie Mellon University

2012 University-wide Graduate Orientation Schedule

Monday, August 13, 2012

1:00 pm

  • University Welcome (Tent on lawn between Baker and Doherty Halls)
2:15 pm
  • Carnegie Mellon: A look back to understand our values of today (Ph.D. students)
  • Graduate Student Resources for Master’s students (Master’s Students)
3:30 pm
  • Graduate Student Resources for PhD students (Ph.D. Students)
  • Carnegie Mellon: A look back to understand our values of today (Master's students)
4:45 pm
  • PhD Graduate Student Road to Success – Panel (Ph.D. students)
  • Masters Graduate Student Road to Success – Panel (Master's students)
6:00 pm
  • Graduate Student Assembly (GSA) Cook-out (hamburgers, veggie burgers, hotdogs, etc.)

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

8am-5pm

Welcome and required sessions for ALL INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Visit the Office of International Education website for more information.

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

9-11 am
  • Resource Fair
1:00 pm Choose one of the following sessions to attend:
  • Responsible Conduct of Research Session (offered again at 2 pm)
  • University Libraries Session (offered again at 2 pm)
  • Health Services Session
2:00 pm

Choose one of the following sessions to attend:

  • Responsible Conduct of Research Session
  • University Libraries Session
  • Living in Pittsburgh Session (offered again at 3 pm)
3:00 pm

Choose one of the following sessions to attend:

  • Career & Professional Development Session (offered again at 4 pm)
  • Resources for Teaching Assistants Session
  • Living in Pittsburgh Session (Partners and families welcome to attend)
4:00 pm Choose one of the following sessions to attend:
  • Career & Professional Development Session
  • Tenant’s Rights Session (offered again at 5 pm) (Partners and families welcome to attend)
  • The HUB  Session (Partners and families welcome to attend)
5:00 pm Choose one of the following sessions to attend:
  • Tenant’s Rights Session (Partners and families welcome to attend)
  • Family & Partner Resources Session (Partners and families welcome to attend)
6:00 pm
  • Ice Cream Social with Graduate Student Assembly (GSA) (Partners and families invited)

For more information about the University-wide Student Orientation, please address questions to grad-ed@andrew.cmu.edu.