College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Prof Squared is a  series of workshops held every semester. These workshops are designed to provide graduate students across the College with opportunities to develop important professional skills for both careers within the (Prof)essoriate and in the broader (Prof)essional world.

The Fall 2018 series includes project management and leadership skills will be held from 12:30-2:00pm  at The Commons at Spooner Hall on September 18th and October 2nd. Please visit the Calendar for more information and to register to attend.

ASCEND is a ten-part career development program modeled after NIH BEST.  ASCEND offers graduate students and postdoctoral trainees in the natural sciences strategic training, resources, and the opportunity to explore and experience career options.  These workshops are held on Wednesdays from 12:00-1:30pm throughout the year. For more details on the various workshop topics, specific dates, venues, and to register please email