UAA Conference: Graduate Student Workshops (apply by 1/9/23)

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Graduate students! Did you know that UAA offers several pre-conference workshops designed specifically for you?

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Graduate Student Workshops at #UAA2023

UAA is pleased to offer a variety of professional development opportunities, including several workshops for graduate students, at the 2023 Nashville conference. The deadline to apply for these is next week (1/9/23)!


  • Pre-conference workshop: The Dissertation (apply by 1/9/23) Apply now!
  • Pre-conference workshop: Getting a Job (apply by 1/9/23) Apply now!
  • Special session: Speed Mentoring for Graduate Students (selected applicants only)
  • Special session: Finding Work-Life Balance (open to all attendees)


  • Pre-conference panel: Publishing for Early Career Professionals – The Basics (open to all attendees)
  • Special session: Publishing Fellows Informational Meeting (open to all attendees)
  • Breakfast Roundtable: Publishing-related topic TBD (open to all attendees BUT Breakfast meal ticket required)
  • Colloquy: Publishing-related topic TBD (open to all attendees)

Please see the Professional Development Opportunities page on the conference website for additional details, including dates, times, & application guidelines.


UAA workshops all require pre-application with a January deadline! You cannot simply show up in April and expect to join these events. Luckily other special sessions, roundtables and colloquy sessions are open to all without application. But careful…roundtables over breakfast require a breakfast meal ticket!

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