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SEEK OPPORTUNITY


Your degree may be the foundation for your career, but the transferrable skills you develop through teamwork, communication, leadership, organization, etc. will make you especially competitive as a candidate for a broad range of career options. They will also help you develop valuable networking relationships. Check with your graduate program regarding guidelines for practicum, capstone, and thesis/project experiences.

DEVELOP YOUR SKILLS

Leadership Opportunities

  • Join the Graduate Student Advisory Committee in your department.
  • Seek an active role in your field’s professional associations (campus chapter, regional, national).
  • Join outreach opportunities offered by your department—or initiate one.

log your strengths


 

Keep track of the transferrable strengths that you develop during your program, so that
you can apply them to your field of study.

WORKSHEET

Prioritizing Self Care


School can be a lot of stress and pressure, which is why prioritizing self-care is crucial to your success. Review the
variety of FREE resources available to you at the U of U!

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