For any questions you have about research, publishing, funding, mentoring / advising, and career paths, your first stop should be the Graduate College itself! At the Graduate College and the Graduate Center for Research and Retention, we are happy to talk, answer your questions, and help you find the resources you need to succeed!
The Graduate Center for Research and Retention:
The Graduate Center for Research and Retention is an innovative one-of-a-kind center that provides sustained one-on-one mentoring, guidance, and advising support to graduate students in all fields. The Center represents an integrated approach to retention, conducts research on time to degree, participates in national research initiatives in graduate education that ensure best practices, and implements programmatic interventions to enhance opportunities for graduate degree completion for all students, and especially for students from underrepresented groups. The Center director is a conflict resolution strategist, serving the needs of graduate students and graduate advising faculty at WMU.
Graduate College at WMU: firstname.lastname@example.org OR (269) 387-8212
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