Carnegie Mellon University

                Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week


Innovation with Impact Research Exhibition and Graduate Student Awards Presentation

Thursday, April 12, 2018  

Innovation with Impact, IWI, is an interdisciplinary poster/performance exhibition of graduate student research and projects from across the Pittsburgh campus. All Carnegie Mellon community members, faculty, students, and staff are invited to attend.

5:00 p.m. - Teaching and Service Award Presentations and Recognition of 3MT Award Winner
Sponsored by the Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Graduate Student Assembly

     

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS for April 8-14, 2018

As more events could be added, be sure to check here for updates.  Contact grad-ed@cmu.edu with any questions.

MONDAY, APRIL 9
8:30am - 4:30pm
The HUB
Lower Level,
Warner Hall 

            

The HUB Celebrates Carnegie Mellon Plaid Grads!
Stop by for a delicious treat
Sponsored by The HUB

The HUB

12:00 - 3:00pm
Alumni House
5017 Forbes Avenue

3rd Annual Graduate Student Coffee Bar
Learn about the different ways to stay involved with the CMU alumni network after you complete your degree, while drinking free espresso and coffee drinks served by Lawrenceville’s Caffè d’Amore.
Sponsored by the CMU Alumni Association

12:00 - 1:00pm

Graduate Women's Gathering Connecting Lunch

4:00-5:30pm

                                                                              

* CANCELLED DUE TO PRESENTER ILLNESS *

Please know the presenter is committed to this session and will be rescheduling as soon as possible.

Gender Stereotyping in the Workplace
Jess Klein, Center for Student Diversity & Inclusion
Sadly, gender stereotyping still exists in the workplace (and everywhere) and there is a significant cost to everyone involved.  This discussion will help participants identify common gender stereotypes, provide an opportunity to examine our own thoughts and stereotypes, and offer tips and tools for managing gender stereotypes in your work environment.
Sponsored by the Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Center for Student Diversity & Inclusion


   

TUESDAY, APRIL 10

11:00am - 12:00pm
Dowd Room
2nd Floor,
Cohon University Center

Financial Literacy for Graduate Students  
*REGISTRATION REQUIRED*
Melissa Skasik, Assistant Director of Enrollment Services/The HUB
Mike Ulicny, Assistant Director of Enrollment Services/The HUB
Personal financial literacy is more than just being able to balance a checkbook, compare prices or get a job. It also includes skills like long-term vision and planning for the future, and the discipline to use those skills everyday.  Melissa and Mike will share tools, tips, resources and strategies to help graduate students reinforce current financial management skills, learn new skills and identify resources to help build a financial literacy foundation.
Sponsored by The HUB/Enrollment Services and the Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education

3:00 - 5:00pm
Center for Stduent Diversity & Inclusion
Lower Level,
Cohon University Center

Cupcakes for Grads with The Center!
The Center for Student Diversity & Inclusion is excited to celebrate graduate students and your impact at Carnegie Mellon. We hope you can stop by so we can thank you in person and share cupcake treats!

5:00 - 7:00pm
Kresge Theater
CFA Building   

3 Minute Thesis (3MT®) Championship
3MT celebratses the research being done by Ph.D. students.  The first rounds of the competition have occured and the championship round of the 3MT competition will feature Ph.D. student finalists who are to present a compelling oration on their thesis and its significance in just three minutes to a non-specialist auditions.  At this championship event, finalists will compete for prizes given for 1st ($3,000), 2nd ($2,000) 3rd ($1,000) as well as the People’s Choice ($500) and Alumni Awards ($500).
Sponsored by Carnegie Mellon University Libraries

                     

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 11
8:30am - 4:30pm
The HUB
Lower Level,
Warner Hall 
The HUB Celebrates Carnegie Mellon Plaid Grads!
Stop by for a delicious treat
Sponsored by The HUB

The HUB

11:30am - 12:30pm
Room 227, Posner Hall (Tepper)
or 
Room 5421, Wean Hall

GSA Listening Tours: Grab a Coffee & Donut
Through the month of April, Graduate Student Assembly (GSA) will be hosting interactive listening tours across campus. The tour is designed to invite open conversations about graduate student passions, concerns, and needs both on- and off-campus. These tours are an opportunity for graduate students to share their thoughts with GSA. All graduate students are welcome to attend any session.  In addition to these opportunities to join a listening stop, GSA will be hosting two opportunities on April 18th.  Contact your GSA rep for the time and location!  Coffee and donuts will be provided.  If you are unable to attend and would like to share your views, please email gsa@cmu.edu.

12:00 - 1:00pm

PhD Students of Color Networking
*REGISTRATION REQUIRED*

2:00 - 9:00pm
Dave and Andy’s  or
Millie’s Homemade Ice Cream  

                

GSA Ice Cream Give Away!
In celebration of Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week, the Graduate Student Assembly will be sponsoring an Ice Cream Give-Away at Dave and Andy’s (207 Atwood St.) in Oakland and Millie’s Homemade Ice Cream (323 Highland) in Shadyside.  Just bring your CMU Graduate Student ID and get up to $6 of ice cream for FREE (no quarts) while supplies last.
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Danforth Conference Room
2nd Floorl,
Cohon University Center
The Importance of Mentoring to Graduate Student Success Panel Discussion
Part of the Yearlong Celebration of the 10th Anniversary of Randy Pausch’s Last Lecture

   

THURSDAY, APRIL 12

2:00 - 4:00pm
Merson Courtyard,
Outside,
Cohon University Center

S’Mores Social Event with SLICE
As part of Graduate Student Appreciation Week, the Office of Student Leadership, Involvement, and Civic Engagement (SLICE) is excited to recognize the impact graduate students have had on campus life and the student experience through your participation in student organizations and in GSA. In celebration of your contributions, we hope you’ll join us for s'mores and hot chocolate. We look forward to personally thanking you for all that you do for CMU!

4:00 - 6:00pm
Rangos Ballroom,
2nd Floor,
Cohon University Center

                                                                              

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Innovation with Impact Research Exhibition and

Graduate Student Awards Presentation

Innovation with Impact, IWI, is an interdisciplinary poster/performance exhibition of graduate student research and projects from across the Pittsburgh campus. All Carnegie Mellon community members, faculty, students, and staff are invited to attend.

5:00 p.m. - Teaching and Service Award Presentations and Recognition of 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) Award Winner.

Sponsored by the Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Graduate Student Assembly

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FRIDAY, APRIL 13

8:30am - 4:30pm
The HUB
Lower Level,
Warner Hall

                                                                             

The HUB Celebrates Carnegie Mellon Plaid Grads!
Stop by for a delicious treat
Sponsored by The HUB

The HUB

11:00am - 1:00pm
Graduate Student Lounge
3rd Floor,
Cohon University Center

FREE 10 Minute Chair Massages
****Participants must sign up for an appointment upon arrival at the event; appointments will be available on a first-come, first-served basis****
Sponsored by University Health Services and Graduate Student Assembly

   

DINING SPECIALS & DISCOUNTS (while supplies last)

ABP

Monday - Friday
7:00am - 2:00am
2nd Floor, Cohon University Center
Free Cookie with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services and Au Bon Pain

Carnegie Cafe

Monday-Friday
7:30am - 2:00pm
1st Floor, Resnik House
Free small coffee or refill in reusable cup (up to 16oz.)
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and Car-negie Mellon Café

Chef's Table

Tuesday & Thursday
5:00-9:00pm
1st Floor, Resnik House Servery
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and Chef’s Table

City Grill

Monday - Friday
10:30am - 9:00pm
2nd Floor, Cohon University Center
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and City Grill

Downtown Deli

Monday - Friday
10:30am - 4:00pm
2nd Floor, Cohon University Center
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and Downtown Deli

El Gallo

Monday - Friday
10:30am - 10:00pm
1st Floor, Cohon University Center
Free churros with purchase of an entrée with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services and El Gallo de Oro

Entropy

Monday-Friday
7:30am - 3:00am
1st Floor, Cohon University Center
Free small coffee or refill in reusable cup (up to 16oz.) with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and Entropy

eVgefstos

Monday - Friday
10:30am - 9:00pm
2nd Floor, Cohon University Center
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and eVgefstos!

Exchange

Monday-Friday
8:00 - 10:00am &
5:00 - 8:00pm
1st Floor, Posner Hall
Free small coffee or coffee refill with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services and The Exchange

Fresh Select

Monday - Friday
11:00am - 2:30pm &
5:00 - 9:00pm
Fresh Select Soup & Salad
1st Floor, Resnik House Servery
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and Fresh Select Soup & Salad

Garden Bistro

Monday - Friday
11:00am - 2:30pm &
5:00 - 9:00pm
1st Floor, Resnik House Servery
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and garden bistro

Grill N Greens

Monday - Friday
11:00am - 2:30pm
1st Floor, Resnik House Servery
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and Grill N Greens

Heinz Cafe

Monday-Friday
8:30am - 6:00pm
Lower Level, Hamburg Hall
Free small coffee or refill in reusable cup (up to 16oz.) with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and Heinz Café

La Prima

Monday-Friday
8:00am - 6:00pm
5th Floor, Wean Hall
Free coffee or tea in any reusable cup with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services and La Prima Espresso

Mac N Cheese

Monday, Wednesday & Friday
5:00 - 9:00pm
1st Floor, Resnik House Servery
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and Mac ‘N’ Cheese

Maggie Murph

Monday-Friday
Open 24 hours
1st Floor, Hunt Library
Free small coffee or refill in reusable cup (up to 16oz.)
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and The Maggie Murph Café

Pasta Villaggio

Monday - Friday
10:30am - 9:00pm
2nd Floor, Cohon University Center
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and Pasta Villaggio

Ramen Bowl

Monday - Friday
10:30am - 4:00pm
2nd Floor, Cohon University Center
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and ramen bowl

Rice Bowl

Monday - Friday
10:30am - 9:00pm
2nd Floor, Cohon University Center
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and Rice Bowl

SEIber Cafe

Monday-Friday
7:30am - 3:00pm
1st Floor, Software Engineering Institute
Free beverage of choice with purchase of an entrée
with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services and SEIber Café

Spice it up Grill

Monday - Friday
11:00am - 2:30pm &
5:00 - 9:00pm
1st Floor, Resnik House Servery
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and Spice It Up Grill

Spinning Salads

Monday - Friday
10:30am - 9:00pm
2nd Floor, Cohon University Center
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and Spinning salads

Stir Crazy

Monday - Friday
5:00 - 9:00pm
1st Floor, Resnik House Servery
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and Stir Crazy

Tartan Pizza

Monday-Friday
11:00am - 11:00pm
Tartans Pavilion, Resnik House
Pizza - $1 Cheese slice
Free cookie with $5 purchase with valid CMU Graduate Student ID
Sponsored by Dining Services, CulinArt and Tartans Pizza

Underground

Monday-Friday
8:30am - 2:00am
Lower Level, Morewood Gardens
Free beverage of choice with the purchase of an entrée with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services and The Underground

Zebra Lounge

Monday-Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm
1st Floor, College of Fine Arts
Free beverage of choice with purchase of an entrée  with valid Graduate Student CMU ID
Sponsored by Dining Services and The Zebra Lounge