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Shop Talk: Academic Success for International Graduate Students

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International students, learn how to acclimate to the American Higher Education System!

In collaboration with the International Office, The Graduate College is pleased to announce a Shop Talk geared specifically towards international graduate students. The workshop will provide information regarding the academic etiquette within the framework of the U.S. higher education system, explore cultural adjustment, discuss plagiarism, and address faculty expectations in a panel featuring Texas State students and faculty.

This Shop Talk is free, but advance registration is required.

Friday, August 30, 2019 | 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. | LBJ Student Center 3-3.1

Program Agenda

2 - 2:15 p. m. Welcome
2:15 - 2:35 p.m. Etiquette: Professor to Student
2:35 - 2:55 p.m. Etiquette: Peer to Peer
2:55 - 3:15 p.m. Plagiarism and Ethics 
3:15 - 3:25 p.m. Break
3:25 - 3:50 p.m. Overview of Resources
3:50 - 4:50 p.m. Faculty and International Graduate Student Panel
4:50 - 5 p.m. Closing Remarks and Networking


  If you require accommodations due to a disability in order to participate, please contact 512.245.2281 at least 72 hours in advance of the event.

  Texas State is a tobacco-free campus.