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Provides mentoring and career development to graduate students who are interested in becoming professors and are from groups typically underrepresented in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

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Education Abroad Program (EAP)

The Education Abroad Program offers full-year and short-term programs in a wide range of academic disciplines. Most EAP participants take regular host university courses. In some programs, you can study the language and take special courses designed for foreign students. In others, you undertake specialized studies in your major, take courses to add breadth to your general education, and conduct research.

Education Abroad

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This eight-week summer program offers incoming underrepresented graduate students in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics the opportunity to get a "jump start" on their professional and academic development as part of a supportive cohort.

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Graduate Student Mentorship Program

Program supports incoming Ph.D. students with network of peer and faculty mentors.

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Graduate Writing Center

Provides writing support through workshops and individual consultations.

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Teaching Assistant Development Program

Program provides pedagogical training and professional support for teaching development.

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University Teaching Certificate

For graduate students interested in careers as professional teachers and researchers.

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