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Upcoming Events

Professional Development Series - Fall 2016

  • Navigating graduate school: Setting educational goals - Sep 27 - register
  • Dining Etiquette - Sep 27 - register
  • How to write an outstanding cover letter
  • Elements of a thesis
  • Word formatting: The secrets of managing footnotes, citations and more
  • Workplace documentation: How to write effective memos and other professional dcouments

GLC News and Announcements

Photo and Art Contest
The Graduate School invites submissions of art work and photography by graduate students for display in the GLC during Fall Open House (Oct 28) and beyond. Submissions are limited to three pieces (art and/or photography) per graduate student. Learn more.  Deadline: Thursday, Oct 20, 2016.

Contact us:

  • GLC Welcome Center: 540-231-6500; glc@vt.edu
  • Graduate School Student Services: 540-231-9561; grads@vt.edu

Weekly walk-in services for graduate students (fall schedule when school is in session; no appointment needed)

  • Career advising by Career Services: Wednesdays, 2-5, Lobby
  • Counseling by Cook: Thursdays & Fridays, 1:00-5:00pm, Green Room
  • GLC Café: 3:30-5:00 every Thursday, Reading Room – year round!
  • Immigration advising: MWF 1:00-5:00pm; TTh 9:00am-12:00pm, 120

Accessible for graduate students 24/7/365 with a valid Hokie Passport. The software on the lab's computers includes:

Our base software package in the CICs includes:

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Visio, Project)
  • Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash Professional, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Acrobat Pro)
  • Mathematica
  • SPSS
  • Minitab




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