Surviving and Thriving in Higher Education

The Community of Chemistry Graduate Students has partnered with local professionals to prepare short videos that aid in the development and reduce the stress of graduate students. Please use the links below or videos to the right to view and remember to like and subscribe to our YouTube channel.

For a full list of videos please visit our YouTube Channel at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4jExrOEqgZmJM6EmziU6NA

Recent Videos Include:

Mental Health in Graduate Studies

Prof. Christopher Cramer and Prof. Marc Hillmyer (Department of Chemistry, UMN)

- My Story - Managing Conflict in Graduate Studies (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e7I6lcbUwrU)

Prof. Connie Lu, Prof. Christopher Douglas, and Prof. Aaron Massari (Department of Chemistry, UMN)

- Managing Stress in Graduate School (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BOXfCcuBJns)

Dr. Philippe Buhlmann (Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Chemistry, UMN), Dr. Matthew Hanson, MD (Assistant Director of the Mental Health Clinic, Boynton Health, UMN), and Dave Golden (Director of Public Health and Communications, Boynton Health, UMN)

- Depression in Graduate Studies - How Common is it? (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RhacE32royQ)

Dr. Matthew Hanson, MD (Boynton Health, UMN)

 - Depression in Graduate Studies - Awareness, Prevention, and Early Intervention (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tz9FNX30Ci4)

Prof. Christopher Cramer (Department of Chemistry, University of Minnesota)

 - My Story - Depression in Graduate Studies (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U7ORySKdCCo&t=4s)

Dr. Gary Christenson, MD (Boynton Health, UMN)

 - What are the Signs - Depression in Graduate Studies (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=40yx2XNH6wA)

Success in Graduate School

Prof. Peter Carr and Evan Anderson (Department of Chemistry, UMN)

- How to Choose Your Thesis Adviser (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G7WMC2WG9RE)

Prof. Chris Cramer and Prof. Marc Hillmyer (Department of Chemistry, UMN)

- Managing Conflict in Graduate Studies (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XHt-sMkM-3U&feature=youtu.be)

Prof. Pete Carr (Department of Chemistry, UMN)

- How to Write a Winning Resume in an Afternoon (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3HPUN3oyvhY)

 - How to Write a Paper in a Weekend (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UY7sVKJPTMA)

 - How to Read a Paper Efficiently (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IeaD0ZaUJ3Y)

Prof. William Tolman (Department of Chemistry, UMN)

 - How to Give a Good Talk (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4w_qK-3gx7U)

Transition from Graduate School to a Job

Dr. Martin Rigney (Research & Development Vice President with Global Analytical & Microbiological Services at Ecolab Inc.)

 - How to Rock your Skype Interview (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=klwCf0WSoqI&feature=youtu.be)

Prof. Pete Carr (Department of Chemistry, UMN) and Dr. Martin Rigney (Research & Development Vice President with Global Analytical & Microbiological Services at Ecolab Inc.)

 - Bridging the Gap between Graduate School and a Job (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hIhFqbRmS3c)

 

How to Rock Your Skype Interview

How to Rock Your Skype Interview (By Dr. Martin Rigney, Research & Development VP at Ecolab Inc.)

How to Choose Your Thesis Advisor (Part 2)

How to Choose Your Thesis Adviser (Part 2), Junior vs. Senior Faculty (by Prof. Pete Carr)

How to Choose Your Thesis Advisor

How to Choose Your Thesis Adviser, Part 1 (by Prof. Pete Carr)

Managing Conflict in Graduate Studies

Managing Conflict in Graduate Studies (by Prof. Christopher Cramer and Prof. Marc Hillmyer)

How to Write a Winning Resume in an Afternoon

How to Write a Winning Resume in an Afternoon, Part 1: Resume Basics (By Prof. Carr)

My Story - Managing Conflict in Graduate Studies

My Story-Managing Conflict in Graduate Studies (by Prof. Christopher Cramer and Prof. Marc Hillmyer)

Depression in Graduate Studies - How Common is it?

Depression in Graduate Studies-How common is it?

Bridging the Gap between Graduate School and a Job

Bridging the Gap between Graduate School and a Job (by Prof. Carr and Dr. Rigney)-Part 1

Depression in Graduate Studies-Awareness, Prevention, and Early Intervention (by Dr. Matthew Hanson)

Depression in Graduate Studies-Awareness, Prevention, and Early Intervention (by Dr. Matthew Hanson)

My Story-Depression in Graduate Studies (by Prof. Christopher Cramer)

My Story-Depression in Graduate Studies (by Prof. Christopher Cramer)

What are the Signs-Depression in Graduate Studies (by Dr. Gary Christenson, MD)

What are the Signs-Depression in Graduate Studies (by Dr. Gary Christenson, MD)

How to Give a Good Talk - Part 1 (by Prof. William Tolman)

How to Give a Good Talk (by Prof. Tolman)-Part 1

How to Read a Paper Efficiently (by Prof. Pete Carr)

How to Read a Paper Efficiently (By Prof. Pete Carr)

How to Write a Paper in a Weekend (by Prof. Pete Carr)

How to Write a Paper in a Weekend (By Prof. Pete Carr)