2012 Annual Meeting

The 2012 Annual Meeting was held in Halifax, NS on April 19-21, 2012 at the Westin Nova Scotian. Below you will find presentations from the 2012 Annual Meeting along with the final agenda.

Final Agenda (link)

Pre-meeting Session – Professional Master’s Degrees: Trends and Transitions (link)

Plenary Session I – Connections and Disconnections in Interdisciplinary Graduate Studies (link)

Plenary Session II – Added Value: Professional Skills Development for Graduate Students and Postdocs
Laurie Lamoreaux-Scholes, Concordia University (link)
Laura Lindenfeld, University of Maine (link)
Jesse Vincent-Herscovici, MITACS (link)

Plenary Session III – Opportunities and Challeges of Increased International Graduate Student Enrollments (link)

Plenary Session IV – Re-drawing the Graduate School Circle to Include Postdocs
Carol Beck (link)
Lisa Kozlowski, Thomas Jefferson University
Joan Noris, Wilfrid Laurier University
Christopher So, Thomas Jefferson University (link)

Plenary Session V – Blog This, Tweet That, and Facebook too !?&?*$!: A Strategic, Hands-on Look at New Communication Tools for Graduate Schools

Plenary Session VI – Bridging the Disconnect: First Generation Graduate Students and Academic Culture (link)