The ‘So What’ of Research – Creating New Knowledge

PhD Student Retreat 2015 Agenda

Friday, August 14, 2015

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm: Check-In

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm: First Year Students

New student orientation and PALS. Meet the doctoral faculty, support team, and Dr. Auberry.

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm: Second Year Students

Tips for Passing the Comprehensive Exam with Dr. Malka

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm: Welcome (Dr. Wilkin) and Dinner

8:00 pm – ? Time on your own

Saturday, August 15, 2015

8:30 am – 10 am Breakfast with Faculty

9:00 am – 10 am Breakfast Session | Mind Mapping | Dr. Faulkenburg

10:15 am – 11 am Library Presentation – Finding Resources | Mr. Bergstrom

11:15 am – 12:30 pm
Conducting Your Literature Review | Dr. Daniel

11:15 am – 12:30 pm
SPSS Session | Dr. Durso

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
Nuts and Bolts of the IRB | Dr. Hughes

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
Preparing for Job Applications and Interviews | Sam Mannino

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Publishing and Presenting (Students and Faculty)

4:00 pm – ? Time on your own

Saturday, August 16, 2015

8:30 am – 10 am Breakfast with the Chancellor and President

10:15 am – 11:30 am Do Tell—The Process of Dissertation (Faculty)

11:30 am – 12 pm Wrap-up