2021 Graduate School Programming & Virtual Events

Grad School Ongoing Events

Community-building meetings
These online community-building events bring students together to share ideas, questions, and concerns on various topics such as life in general, teaching, and learning online.

Students with Families | Tuesdays, 4-5 p.m.

International Students | Mondays, 4-5 p.m. | Password: diversity

General Students | Tuesdays, 12-1 p.m. | Password: diversity

Professional success advising office hours
  • Goal setting
  • Time Management and Organizational Skills
  • Well-being
  • Online teaching and learning

Mondays: 2-4 p.m.

Tuesdays: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Individual appointments may also be made in advance. Please contact padma@uoregon.edu


One-On-One Advising and Consultation Office Hours

  • Student success topics such as time management.
  • Resilience and well-being topics such as juggling work, family, and learning.

Open to all graduate students. | Please join us on Zoom

Mondays and Fridays: 9-11 a.m. and 2-4 ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­p.m.

Individual appointments may also be made in advance. Please email Padma Akkaraju.


One-On-One Professional Development and Identity-Based Peer Advising by the Diversity and Inclusion GE

    • Graduate student life.
    • Professional development.

Participants: Graduate students with underrepresented identities

Mondays, 2:30-4 p.m. | Tuesdays, 11-12:30 p.m. | Join via this Zoom link

If the above times are not accomodating, please email Jonathan Pedroza (JP)


One-On-One Peer Advising by the Family Issues GE

Please connect with the Family Issues GE to discuss topics of concern.

Participants: Students with families

Mondays, 1-2 p.m. | Fridays, 1-3 p.m. | Join using Zoom ID 615 814 3379

If the above times are not accomodating, please email Pooria Manoochehri.

Personalized Workshops

The Graduate School offers online workshops on various topics of interest to graduate students with diverse identities, such as overcoming the impostor syndrome, addressing the stereotype threat, racial microaggressions, and planning for well-being and success. Please complete the form to schedule a workshop. Please contact Padma Akkaraju (padma@uoregon.edu) if you need additional information.

Request a Workshop

University of Oregon Ongoing Events

Let's Talk

Easy access to free, informal, and confidential one-on-one consultations with a University Counseling Services staff member.

No paperwork or appointment necessary, students are seen individually on a first-come, first-served basis during available time slots. 

Consultations are typically 15-30 minutes and on an as-needed basis. 

Wellness Workshops

Wellness Workshops are offered weekly throughout each term and are currently offering remotely via Zoom. Workshop topics vary, but they are all intended to help support you and the rest campus community by addressing concerns and providing a space for open dialogue.

Wednesdays & Thursdays, 2-2:50 p.m.


External Events

NCFDD Webinars

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One-Time Events & Opportunities

The Graduate School provides a weekly newsletter with one-time opportunities, scholarships, and events for graduate students.

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