Building connections to campus resources and with other graduate students
Stop by to explore the many resources we have to offer or contact us by phone 949-824-3849 or email.
Contact Us: Hours & Location
The Graduate Resource Center (GRC) is open:
Monday through Thursday from 9AM - 7PM
Fridays from 9AM - 5PM
The GRC is located on the third floor of the Gateway Study Center - in between the Langson Library and the Cross-Cultural Center, directly across from Aldrich Hall. The main entrance is located at the rear of the building (facing Aldrich Park). Click here for a map to the GRC.
Tuesdays, October 8 to November 26 from 10:00 AM – Noon Public Speaking:Activate to Captivate is an 8-week communication certificate program for postdocs and graduate students. Participants will learn and practice strategies to craft a dynamic and compelling presentation including:
• Overcoming anxiety • Commanding a room • Communicating effectively with an audience of any size
Tuesdays, November 5 to November 26 from Noon – 2:00 PM Facilitated by Activate to Captivate’s Bri McWhorter, this new 4-session communication program is for postdocs and graduate students. This highly interactive program will help participants learn to: • Think on their feet • Engage in active listening techniques • Create a collaborative learning environment • Expand their imagination to lead a dynamic classroom
Excellent communication skills are essential to professional success. This includes public speaking, interpersonal communication,, interview techniques, and the ability comfortably to a variety of audiences. Click here to learn more about these initiatives.