Grad Life Connect – 10/18

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Grad Life Connect

October 18, 2021

What’s Going on at Graduate Student Life?

Bagel Breakfast, SLP 401, 8:45pm, Oct 20

Yoga on the Rooftop, SLP 401, 8:45am, Oct. 20

Open mic Night, 10/21, 7-9pm, O'Tooles's La Gran Terraza,
First-Gen Gathering and Dialogue, Oct. 21st, MRH 204, 4pm
Back Grads Matter: A Healing Space, Oct 27, 4pm, Zoom

The UFMC is looking for talented singers, dancers, musicians, and more to participate in their annual Multicultural Night, which is taking place November 5 this year! Deadline to apply is October 25, link to application is

The UFMC Presents Multicultural Night, Call for Talent. Deadline Oct 25. Event is Nov. 5, 5-8pm

Resources Specifically for You

Graduate Student Life | USD Grad Life Facebook | USD Grad Life Instagram

Graduate Student Resource Guide | Auxiliary Student Resources

Off-Campus Housing | Scholarship & Funding Opportunities

Writing Consultation | Grad Life Connect Submission

Welcome to the Newly Renovated Copley Library | Copley Library Workshops

What’s Going on Around Campus?


Domestic Violence Awareness Month Mental Health Check-Ins, Oct. 20, 3:30pm, UC Forums
Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Purple Thursday, Oct. 21. Paseo de Colachis, 12:00 Womxn of Color Summit, 10/22 4:00pm & 10/23 10:am
Are you QPR Certified Yet? Questions, Persuade, Refer Suicide Prevention, 1 Hour Training and Certification, 10/9 12:30pm Avocado Fest 2021, Oct. 20. 11:30, In front of Kroc IPJ, Student Guacamole Making Contest
Master's In Real Estate Virtual Info Session SOLES Takes Anti Racism Seriously (S.T.A.R.S) Advocate Program and Training
English Panel: Working in Arts, Entertainment and Television, Oct 21, 12:30pm, Virtual Negotiations 101 Workshop, Learning Commons, 102, Tuesday, October 19, 2021 from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
 Midnight in Washington, In Conversation with Congressman Adam Schiff, Shiley Theater at Camino Hall,  Saturday, October 23, 2021 from 4:00 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. Nominate Someone Today, Women of Impact Awards. Nominations Due Friday, Oct 29
Global Market Navigator Workshop Series  Magnar Seminar Series
36th Annual Supply Chain Management Institute Fall Forum, Fall Forum, The next normal Politifest 2021, Monday, October 18, 2021 — Friday, October 22, 2021 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:45 p.m., Virtual
October Sweet Talk, Maher Hall, at the Plaza De San Diego, in front of Maher Hall, 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Join the Center for Inclusion and Diversity for our monthly Sweet Talk event as we honor National Disability Employment Awareness Month. We will be joined by the Alliance of Disability Advocates and Professor Steven Staninger for a panel discussion and will then discuss the ways we can actively create inclusive classrooms and workplaces for persons with disabilities.  Healing Through the Arts, Oct 29, 2021, 4pm
Talent Retention and Attraction, Navigating New Paradigm in an Ever-Changing World Career Insights Series with Alumni: Entrepreneurship panel. Virtual, Nov. 4th, 12:20pm

This Week at a Glance


Implementing Mindful Online Teaching Using Zoom  |  Online 

SOLES Takes Anti Racism Seriously (S.T.A.R.S) Advocate Program and Training  |  Zoom  |  12:00pm

Shakespeare Plays on Film  |  Saints Tekakwitha and Serra Hall, 200, Humanities Center  |  12:15pm

Negotiations 101 Workshop  |  Learning Commons, 102  |  12:30pm

Moving Forward: Envisioning a Better Future Through the Humanities Series – Visualization and Representation  |  Saints Tekakwitha and Serra Hall, 200, Humanities Center  |  4:00pm

Introduction to APA 7th Edition Workshop  |  Online  |  5:30pm


GSL Bagel Breakfast  |  SLP 401  |  8:45am

Avocado Festival  |  Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice, Garden of the Sky/Front Plaza  |  11:30am

Master’s in Real Estate Q&A: Scholarships and Financing  |  Zoom  |  12:00pm

Yoga on the Rooftop  |  3:00pm

October Sweet Talk  |  Maher Hall, at the Plaza De San Diego, in front of Maher Hall  |  3:00pm

GSL Open Mic Night  |  O’Tooles  |  7:00pm


36th Annual Supply Chain Management Institute Fall Forum       Zoom         7:30am

What I Wish My Professors Knew: Navigating Academic Belonging  |  Zoom  |  12:30pm

English Panel: Working in Arts, Entertainment and Television  |  Virtual  |  12:30pm

First-Gen Gathering and Dialogue  |  MRH 204  |  4:00pm

Thoughtful Thursday:A Weekly Guided Meditation for the USD Community  |  Zoom  |  4:00pm

Social Media, Profit and Protection: Addressing the Allegations Against Facebook  |  Zoom  |  4:00pm

Vénus Noire: Black Women and Colonial Fantasies in Nineteenth-Century France  |  Virtual  |  5:30pm


Screenings 7: Eve Fowler  |  Saints Tekakwitha and Serra Hall, 200  |  12:00pm

Artist Talk – Eve Fowler  |  Saints Tekakwitha and Serra Hall, Humanities Center, 200  |  12:30

Politifest 2021  |  Virtual  |  5:30pm


In Conversation with Congressman Adam Schiff  |  Shiley Theater at Camino Hall  |  4:00pm

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