Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Thinking of attending IU? Chat with current IU graduate students.

The Bloomington campus for Indiana University.
A friendly reminder of the Emissaries for Graduate Student Diversity Adobe Connect Web Chat sessions.

These sessions are designed to allow prospective students to interact with current graduate student emissaries as they discuss issues that pertain to being a graduate student at IU, including:
  • Why go to graduate school?
  • Tips for applying to graduate school
  • What being a graduate student entails
  • Funding opportunities
  • Community and campus resources for IU students
  • Life in Bloomington 

This month’s topic is:
“Should I visit campus?”  


Two sessions have been scheduled for this month:

Tuesday, March 6, 2012, at 4:00pm:
  • Ahmed, Political Science
  • Amy, Curriculum and Instruction
  • Jennifer, Criminal Justice
Saturday, March 24 at 2:00pm:
  • Kuang, Biochemistry
  • Claire, Anthropology
  • J.T., Higher Education and Student Affairs

To participate in an online chat session, your prospective students will need follow these instructions:

1.    Go to at the scheduled time
2.    Login as a guest. Students will be able to see and hear the emissaries on their screens.
3.    Students may submit questions to the emissaries using the chat feature.

Upcoming sessions:

Topic of the Month for April: Life in Bloomington
  • Saturday, 4/14 at 1pm
  • Thursday, 4/19 at 3pm