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February 25 Getting What You Need From Your Advisor

Getting What You Need From Your Advisor

February 25, 2016 (Thursday)


Room 9204


Facilitated by Arielle Shanok, Ph.D.


Does your advisor seem to be avoiding you? Are your advisor’s expectations of you unclear or unrealistic? Is your advisor really the best fit for you?


Your relationship with your advisor is vital to your success and well-being in grad school. This workshop will address: how to choose an advisor, how to build and maintain a working relationship with your advisor and what to do when problems occur.


Dr. Arielle Shanok is Assistant Director and a Staff Psychologist at the Wellness Center Student Counseling Service


Please note that no food or beverage will be allowed during this workshop.


**You must be a currently registered GC student to attend this workshop**


To register stop by the Wellness Center Student Counseling Services in Room 6422 to fill out a workshop application. The application has also been attached for your convenience, email and fax is acceptable.  For more information, please call (212) 817-8731.