Upcoming Events and Seminars

Fall 2016

Payroll Orientation

Monday, August 8 (Emphasis on International Students)
Wednesday, August 17
Location TBD
For new and returning graduate students, this orientation will assist in filling out and submitting all paperwork to ensure payroll enrollment. Staff from Student Payroll will be on hand to collect I-9s and answer any questions regarding payroll.

Please note: for students to be paid on the August 26th paydate, they must have completed and submitted their I-9 documents by August 18th.
*Hosted by the Office of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies

New Graduate Student Orientation

Tuesday, August 23
9:00 AM to 5 PM
Richardson Building, Room 117

This day long program is designed to orient new Master's and PhD students on the contacts, offices, and resources on campus that will help them make their time as a graduate student at Tulane successful. Topics include: Student Health Services, Title IX, Emergency Preparedness, Plagiarism & the Graduate Honor Code, GAPSA & GSSA, OGPS & Career Advising, Student Services, Library Services. The Work Force Management Office will be on site to collect 1099-S and answer payroll questions.
Students can sign up here.
*Hosted by the Office of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies

Teaching Assistant Orientation

Wednesday, August 24
9:00 AM to 12 PM
Location TBD


All new graduate student instructors are invited to attend the orientation to learn about university policies and resources for teaching.
Topics include: Student Honor Code, Grievance Procedure, CELT, Blackboard & Instructional Technology Services, Student Resources & Support Services, Library Services, and more.
Students can sign up here.
*Hosted by the Office of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies and the Center for Engaged Learning and Teaching

International Student Orientation

Friday, August 28
8:30 AM to 1 PM
Rogers Memorial Chapel

The Office of International Students and Scholars will work with the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies and the professional schools as much as possible to ensure that topics already covered on Tuesday at other graduate and professional orientations will not be covered again on Friday. A final schedule with session topics will be sent out during the summer.
* Hosted by the Office of International Students and Scholars

Recurring Events and Seminars

TIPS Training

Become a Sober Event Monitor!

Trainings are held in LBC-Stibbs from 5pm-7pm

For more information, please go to Tulane TIPS

Office of Graduate and Professional Studies Workshops

Attend one or many of the OGPS Workshops!

Whether you want to learn more about Tulane, learn skills for teaching, or are beginning to plan your career after Tulane, OGPS has a workshop for you!

For more information, please go to OGPS Workshops

Howard-Tilton Memorial Library Events

Attend a Library workshop!

Workshops on Citation Management, Data Management, Impact Factors and more!

For more information, please go to Library Events

Office of International Students and Scholars Activities

Attend OISS Activity and meet students that have come to Tulane from all over the world!

The OISS activities offer free Coffee Hours, volunteer activities, and other activities around New Orleans!

For more information, please go to OISS Activities

School of Liberal Arts Events

Attend the School of Liberal Arts Events

Enjoy music, dance, or a seminar with the School of Liberal Arts!

School of Liberal Arts Events

Past Events and Seminars