WIEP GMP Monthly Meetings

GMP Monthly Meetings are held throughout the fall and spring semesters.


 Monthly Meeting Schedule 2014-2015

"Are You My Mentor?": Finding the Support You Need in Graduate School

Wednesday, September 3rd, 5:30-7:00PM, ARMS Amelia's Cafe

Engineering Your Work Environment: Embracing Your Teammates' Strengths and Weaknesses

Wednesday, September 24th, 5:30-7:00pm, DLRC 131

Alternative Careers After Graduate School (Panel)

Thursday, October 23rd,  5:30-7:00pm, ARMS Amelia's Cafe

Cultural Celebration

Wednesday, November 19th, 5:30-7:00pm, DLRC 131

Money Matters 

Wednesday, January 21st, 5:30-7:00pm, ARMS Amelia's Cafe (open to men, roommates, partners, etc. by invite)

Financial Managment Resources

Financial Management Notes (follow along with the Resources)

Slides from January Meeting (Jeopardy!-format)

Healthy Eating: Easy Cooking in Grad School

Tuesday, February 24th, 5:30-7:00pm, Marriott Hall 148

Check out our "GMP Cookbook" from the meeting--recipes from the Leadership Team and our Members!

Women's History Month: Reflections from Ms. Anne Bigane Wilson

Wednesday, March 25th, 6:30-8:00pm, PMU North Ballroom

Selling Your Skills: How to Stand Out in the Crowd

Monday, April 20th, 5:30-7:00pm, ARMS Amelia's Cafe



Past meetings

Meaningful Mentoring 

Wednesday, August 28th, 5:30-7:00PM, ARMS Amelia's Cafe

"What I Wish I Knew in Grad School:" Reflections from Recent Graduates

Tuesday, September 17th, 5:30-7:00pm, ARMS Amelia's Cafe

Healthy Balance: Increasing Productivity while Mitigating Stress

Thursday, October 17th,  5:30-7:00pm, ARMS Amelia's Cafe

"Can I Really Do This?" Confronting Self-Doubt in Graduate School

Tuesday, November 12th, 5:30-7:00pm, LWSN 1142

Research Dilemmas and Sticky Situations

Monday, January 27th, 5:30-7:00pm, ARMS Amelia's Cafe

Panel: Dual-Career Couples

Thursday, February, 20th, 5:30-7:00pm, ARMS Amelia's Cafe (open to men, by invite)

Women's History Month: Special Topic

Wednesday, March 26th (Location TBD)

Conference Clues

Tuesday, April 15th, 5:30-7:00pm, ARMS Amelia's Cafe


Past meetings (2012-2013)


Creativity and Brainstorming: Madonna Cornelissen

April 22nd at 5:30-7:00PM in Amelia's Cafe in ARMS

Women's History Month Joint Meeting: Cathie Kozik

March 20th at 5:30PM in PMU North Ballroom

Cultural Celebration

February 21st from 5:30-7:00PM in the DLR Room 143

Negotiating for Women: Beth Holloway

January 28th from 5:30-7:00PM in Amelia's Cafe in ARMS

Addressing Gender Biases & Stereotypes in STEM Fields, Speakers: Dr. Mona Bapat, Christine Strasser

November 13th from 5:30-7:00PM in Meredith Gathering Place

Careers in Engineering - A Panel Discussion, Featured Panelists: Dr. Linda Blevins, Dr. Patricia Davies, Dr. Kendra Erk, Dr. Nicole Vaughn

October 18th from 5:30-7:00PM in Amelia's Cafe in ARMS

Timeline for Professional Development, Speaker: Dean Audeen Fentiman

September 19th, 5:30-7:00PM in Amelia's Cafe in ARMS

Community Building - Women in Engineering, Speaker: Beth Holloway

August 28th, 5:30-7:00PM in Amelia's Cafe in ARMS



Don't Sell Yourself Short! Speaker: Deb Grubbe

April 24th, 6:00-7:30 @ Amelia's Cafe in ARMS

Women's History Month: Personal Reflections Speaker:  Brigadier General Theresa C. Carter - U.S Air Force (BSIE 1985)

Wednesday, March 21st 2012,  5:30- 7:30 pm @ PMU North Ballroom

Balancing Personal Relationships and Your Career

Thursday, Feb 23rd 2012, 6pm @ Amelia's Cafe in ARMS

Gender and Leadership

Monday, Jan 23rd 2012, 6:00-7:30 PM @ Amelia's Café in ARMS

Improving Your Quality of Life: Steps to a Happier, Healthier You

Monday, Nov 14th 2011, 6:00-7:30 PM @ Amelia's Café in ARMS

Resolving Conflicts and Managing Stress

Thursday, October 20th, 6:00-7:30 PM @ Amelia's Café in ARMS

Networking on the green

Wednesday, September 21st 2011, 6pm @ the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex

Surviving Grad School Panel

Tuesday, August 30th 2011, 6pm @ Ameila's in ARMS