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Best practices in graduate advising

Patrick S. Osmer — 23-Aug-12 14:19
One of the most productive things you can do in these first days of the semester, whether you’re a new or returning graduate student, is to establish and maintain regular communications with your advisor.
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About collaboration

Patrick S. Osmer — 20-Sep-12 14:28
A quick word about collaboration: Make sure you understand what your advisor and faculty teaching your courses mean when they expect or allow you to collaborate on assignments or exams.
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Nomination period open for teaching award

Patrick S. Osmer — 10-Oct-12 13:57
ome of the best teaching at Ohio State happens in classrooms and labs led by Graduate Teaching Associates (GTAs). The Graduate School recognizes this exceptional teaching with the Graduate Associate Teaching Award. We are accepting nominations now.
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Outcomes or Placements?

Patrick S. Osmer — 09-Jan-13 14:04
It’s never too early to think about the career paths you might follow after earning your master’s or Ph.D. degree from Ohio State. This is a topic of national and international importance in the graduate community, and I am active in those discussions and at Ohio State. Last week, one of Ohio State’s own graduate faculty wrote a column for the Chronicle of Higher Education about this topic.
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New project: Student debt and financial needs

Patrick S. Osmer — 16-Jan-13 13:00
Financing a graduate degree is a serious undertaking, as is managing debt. This is one of the major challenges facing students, families, and colleges and universities in the U.S. today. I am well-aware of the financial challenges faced by some of our graduate students, and I’m glad to announce that I will be working on a national project focused on these issues.
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Presentation at AAU meeting

Patrick S. Osmer — 25-Apr-13 13:02
On Monday, April 15, I had the privilege of speaking about graduate education during a meeting of the presidents of AAU member universities, including President Gee.
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Nominate a great GTA

Patrick S. Osmer — 25-Sep-13 14:42
Graduate students play an extremely important part in Ohio State’s teaching mission, and the Graduate Associate Teaching Award is one of the ways that we acknowledge their invaluable contributions.
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Advising is a shared responsibility

Patrick S. Osmer — 17-Sep-14 09:05
Graduate advising is a hallmark of the graduate degree experience and has a great impact on your academic achievements and life. When it’s done well, you and your faculty advisor understand your respective responsibilities and follow best practices to develop this relationship.
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Nominate a Great GTA

Patrick S. Osmer — 15-Oct-14 11:46
Graduate students are always among the best teachers at Ohio State. Nominations for the Graduate Associate Teacher Award accepted until Nov. 10
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