Networking as a Graduate Student: Conferences, Committees, and More!

Date: March 27, 2023
Time: 5:30 pm until 6:30 pm

Location: Virtual Venue (Online)

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The idea of networking can be intimidating and overwhelming, especially for the average, busy graduate student. In this workshop, the concept of networking is defined and the ways to network for professional & career development success are addressed.

By the end of this workshop, students will be able to:

1. Reflect on networking experience and opportunities

2. Learn of diverse avenues for networking at the graduate level (i.e., going to academic conferences, joining professional organizations, joining the University Mentor Program, student involvement and more!)

3. Develop 1 goal for networking.

*Students who register for the workshop will receive materials from the presentation.*

Recommended dress for this event: Casual

More information:

Contact Dr. Megan Brock ( for more information. 

This event is sponsored by the University of Georgia Career Center

*Unless otherwise noted, all University of Georgia Career Center events are for University of Georgia students and University of Georgia alumni only. Some employer information sessions are conducted by invitation only. Before attending an employer information session, please check the event details in Handshake to determine any attendance eligibility requirements.

The Career Center is committed to providing access for all people. If you have accessibility concerns, please contact us at at least 2 weeks prior to the event to arrange reasonable accommodations.