Graduate Student Appreciation Week; March 27-31, 2023

We can't wait to celebrate you during Graduate Student Appreciation Week! This annual event provides our amazing students with professional development, food, and networking opportunities! Click on each day listed below for details and registration (when applicable). Please remember to bring your LSU ID to the events.  Spread the word and don't miss the fun!  #LSUGradStudentAppreciation

Event Schedule

Join us and enjoy coffee, pastries, and fruit! 

When: 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Where: In front of the Pinkie Gordon Lane Graduate School, David F. Boyd Hall (South side of the Bell Tower) 

Research is an important aspect of graduate school education. In this workshop, a library instructor will share tips and strategies for utilizing Zotero with research.

When: 10:00 a.m.
Where:  Room 109, The Main Library

Are you nervous about face-to-face professional interactions? Join us for a dinner to improve your professional social skills, first impressions, and ways to avoid any job interview mistakes.

Please be aware that space is limited. Attendance will be granted in the order in which registrations are received.  You will be sent an email confirming your attendance. 

Registration closes on Monday, March 20th or when the attendee limit is reached.  Click on the button below to register.

If you register and do not cancel via email to: by Wednesday, March 22nd at Noon, your fee bill will be charged $25.  

Business attire is required.

When: 5:30 p.m. 
Where: The Club at Union Square (Faculty Club)

register for business etiquette dinner

When: 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Where:  Magnolia Room, Student Union
Food will be served.

Wear your favorite LSU T-shirt to show your enthusiasm for the Pinkie Gordon Lane Graduate School and your department while enjoying cookies courtesy of Insomnia Cookies and ice cream with fellow graduate students. 

When: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Where: In front of the Pinkie Gordon Lane Graduate School, David F. Boyd Hall (South side of the Bell Tower)


Graduate Student Appreciation Week Sponsors


LSU Graduate Student Association Logo

Insomnia Cookies logo

LSU Pinkie Gordon Lane Graduate School Logo

LSU Dining


LSU Career Center logo