August 7, 2018
Getting team communications right made the difference for two graduate students’ experience on a Story+ project with Left of Black.
July 31, 2018
Two Duke humanities PhD students reflect on their recent experiences in an Ed Tech course in the Duke Summer Doctoral Academy, the methodological questions it raised, and what they took away.
July 23, 2018
One course in the Duke Summer Doctoral Academy had five days to show Ph.D. students the connection between design thinking and graduate school. See how it went.
July 16, 2018
It’s never too early for graduate students to start reflecting on and documenting their teaching experiences, even if the job search is still a few years away.
June 25, 2018
As long-held assumptions about academic institutions and careers fall apart, it becomes more important for Ph.D. students to take control of their own professional growth.
June 18, 2018
Five reasons to fill out your profile on Duke’s public, searchable database of researchers today.
June 6, 2018
Ph.D. candidate Laura Jaramillo reflects on how a VH@Duke PhD Innovation grant helped her and fellow students overcome writing obstacles and recognize the value of their academic skills in the wider work world.
May 29, 2018
Insights from two recent workshops on organizing your research and writing, such as ditching the fantasy of a “clear day” or a “clear desktop.”
May 14, 2018
Thoughts on advising dissertations and the students who write them, inspired by a recent VH@Duke panel.
April 23, 2018
Three recent Duke PhDs in humanities and humanistic social sciences discuss career satisfaction, work-life balance, and other topics not covered in graduate school.