Summer Planning for Graduate Students

Description. Have big plans for all you want to accomplish this summer? Nervous that May has already slipped away? Backward design and effective planning can help you achieve your goals. Usuing backward design as a framework for planning, along with specific, concrete steps to make progress on your goals, you will spend your time in this workshop applying concepts and strategies to plan-out at least one project, and identify specific tips to help you be the most successful. 

Presenter(s). Michelle Rodems, Ph.D., is associate director for graduate student professional development for the School of Interdisciplinary and Graduate Studies (SIGS). Michelle manages all interdisciplinary professional development for more than 4,000 University of Louisville graduate students, including coordinating the PLAN professional development framework of academies, workshops, learning communities, and reading groups, as well as conducting individual consultations. Michelle’s research and professional interests include teaching and learning in higher education, graduate student development and education, educational technology and social media, and professional development in higher education.


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Monday, May 20 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Houchens Building, 105
2211 S. Brook Street , Louisville, Kentucky 40208

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Academic, Training & Development




PLAN, School of Interdisciplinary and Graduate Studies



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