Western provides a great deal of graduate student professional development information at GradPath.
The Department of History also provides discipline-specific professional development experience. These include:
- the Professional Development Series, to help prepare students for careers in and beyond academe.
- the Bruce McCaffrey Memorial Graduate Seminar Series, to provide graduate students an opportunity to present their research to students and faculty.
- a Guide to Being a History TA, consisting of
You may also wish to visit the History Graduate Student Association website.
*Social Science Technology Services (SSTS) has a new link on their "Students" page called "Software for Students" which highlights all the software that students can get on their own computers for free or for a low fee. It is also indicated where its already installed for their use.