2014 Conference Schedule

10:00 AM - BREAKFAST AND REGISTRATION

10:30 AM - RESUME Workshop / Academic Mock-Interview Workshop

  • Attendees can choose from a Resume OR Academic Mock-Interview Workshop.
  • Graduate students will be asked to bring drafts of their materials and job listings.

NOON - 1:30PM - LUNCH WITH ALUMNI

  • Join alumni from master's and PhD programs for conversations about different career trajectories over lunch.
  • Graduate students will have the opportunity to meet UChicago alums from a wide variety of fields and disciplinary backgrounds.

1:30 - 5:00PM - Panel Discussions (with coffee breaks between each session)

(Please note that individual panel times are subject to change, pending final availability of panelists. The schedule will be finalized by 1/17/14).

First Session: 1:30 - 2:30 (Coffee Break 2:30 - 2:45)

Second Session: 2:45 - 3:45 (Coffee Break 3:45 - 4:00)

Third Session: 4:00 - 4:45 (Reception Begins After)

5:00 - 7:00PM: Networking Reception with Alumni (Cloister Club, Ida Noyes Hall)

  • Celebrate the end of another GradUCon and meet alumni in an informal setting.
  • The reception will be structured by discipline, and graduate students will be able to meet alumni from their division and/or school.