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Emily Merchant's picture

Report from the Job Market

I plan to defend my dissertation in the spring of 2015, which means that, for almost two months now, I haven’t been working on it at all – instead, I have been applying for jobs. The academic job market is unlike any other job search I have done.

Larry Rowley's picture

Join Us for a Mentoring Plan Workshop

Rackham and its Mentoring Committee, MORE, are sponsoring a Mentoring Plan Workshop. A mentoring plan is a two-way agreement about needs and expectations written by a faculty research mentor and a graduate student mentee.

Donna M. Huprich's picture

New Resource for Rackham Students Preparing to Graduate

As you near the completion of your graduate studies, you might be thinking about "what happens" now, as it relates to a variety of topics, including insurance coverage and access to campus services.

Larry Rowley's picture

Announcing the M-Power Workshop Series!

Rackham has historically been at the forefront of efforts to make the ideas and ideals of mentoring transparent and tangible.

Tom Lehker's picture

Office of the Ombudsman — FAQ

The University Ombudsman can be an important campus resource for students who are having a dispute with the University. But what is an ombudsman, and how might this resource help you?