Student Programming

The Wellness Series: The Competitive Nature of Social Media

2015-04-08 16:30 2015-04-08 18:00 15 Penn GSE Event: The Wellness Series: The Competitive Nature of Social Media DD/MM/YYYY

As we scroll through our news feed of Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter, we tend to get lost into a social world that has encompassed our society. Join a team from CAPS in addressing the competitive culture that social media presents in the lives of college students, as well as strategies to overcome the pressures involved.  (Graduate Student Center, 3715 Locust Walk, Room 305)

Women's Leadership Conference

2015-03-20 09:00 2015-03-20 17:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Women's Leadership Conference DD/MM/YYYY

Join women graduate students from across Penn for this one-day conference designed to cultivate your leadership skills.

Featuring sessions on

  • Keeping Your Moral Compass in a Competitive World - Mary-Linda Armacost, PhD
  • Learning to Lead with Emotional Intelligence - Annie McKee, PhD
  • Intercultural Competence for Global Leaders- Shaina Adams El-Guabli & Sarvelia Peralta-Duran
  • Develop Your Vocal Executive Presence - Laura Sicola, PhD

Followed by a Networking Reception


OPT/CPT Workshop for International Students

2014-11-21 11:00 2014-11-21 12:00 15 Penn GSE Event: OPT/CPT Workshop for International Students DD/MM/YYYY

Friday November 21, 11:00am-12:00pm, GSE Room 114

This workshop, presented by ISSS for GSE International Students, will discuss Curricular Practical Training (CPT) as well as Pre- and Post-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT) options & procedures for F-1 students. International students with F-1 visas who plan on doing an internship or gaining employment in the US should plan to attend this workshop. Please contact Nicole Meanor ( to RSVP.


Free Fed Up Movie Screening & Discussion

2014-11-10 17:00 2014-11-10 19:30 15 Penn GSE Event: Free Fed Up Movie Screening & Discussion DD/MM/YYYY

Called the Inconvenient Truth of the health movement, come see the movie that will change the way you think about food and exercise. Graduate Student Center Common Room (3615 Locust Walk).

Everything we’ve been told about food and exercise for the past 30 years is dead wrong. Fed Up is the film the food industry doesn’t want you to see. From Katie Couric, Laurie David (Oscar winning producer of An Inconvenient Truth) and director Stephanie Soechtig, Fed Up will change the way you eat forever.

Halloween Fun Night at the Graduate Student Center

2014-10-31 18:30 2014-10-31 20:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Halloween Fun Night at the Graduate Student Center DD/MM/YYYY

Come out to the GSC on Halloween Night to participate in a variety of exciting Halloween activities, such as: sharing ghost stories from different cultures by the fireplace, winning PRIZES in a Costumes Contest, decorating pumpkins to take home, enjoying candy and other Halloween-themed food, and meeting new people from across Penn. Register at the GSC website in advance to claim your spot!

Adjusting to Life at Penn (GSE Room 120)

2014-10-24 12:30 2014-10-24 13:30 15 Penn GSE Event: Adjusting to Life at Penn (GSE Room 120) DD/MM/YYYY

Changes occur frequently in life. At times these changes are large and involve major adjustments. Change can include moving to a new country, a new city, enrolling in a new program, forming new relationships and beginning a new career path. Join in a conversation about recognizing the changes occurring in your life, and learning strategies to manage those changes.

Workshop co-sponsored by GSE Student Affairs and CAPS. No pre-registration necessary. Email for more information.


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