Developing Your Core Competency in:
Wellness and Life Balance
To be successful in graduate school or postdoctoral training, it is important to maintain a balance between educational pursuits and wellness. GradPathways partners with Student Health and Counseling Services to provide counseling for students and workshops on topics such as stress reduction, physical activity and time management.
Workshops and Events
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Winter 2020 Workshops and Events
First-Gen Grads Roundtable and Networking Event:
“The Challenges of First-Generation Identities in Graduate School”
1/23 Please Register Cultivating Resilience: How to Call Out Self-Doubt and Lean on Your Values During Career Transition 2/07 Please Register* 2/27 Please Register Mastering Impostor Syndrome 3/04 Please Register
*** registration not required
Courses and Programs
Seek out and participate in recreational, health and safety, and social programs at UC Davis to maintain a healthy work-life balance.
- Health and Safety
- Social and Advocacy
Receive one-on-one advising from professionals in
Counseling Services for Graduate Students
Counseling Services for Postdoctoral Scholars
Center for Advocacy Resources and Education (CARE)
Community Building and Activities
Join a community! Get to know your fellow graduate students and postdocs.
Graduate Student Association - holds a weekly Coffee, Bagel, Donut Day featuring free food and the opportunity to meet other graduate students.
Postdoctoral Scholars Association - meetings and social opportunities.
Finding Community - Student Community Centers on Campus
Stay connected with UC Davis Graduate Studies - Connect on Facebook (@UCDavisGraduateStudies) and Twitter (@UCDavisGrad)
TA Well-Being Program - Connect with a network of TAs and lean about well-being for yourself and your students.
Aggie Compass - Basic Needs Center