Thursday, October 6th 9:30 am - 10:30 am: Optional Princeton University Graduate Student Housing Tour P3 participants who have arrived early will have the opportunity to take a bus ride around campus and visit some of the Princeton University graduate student housing complexes. 11:00 am - 11:30 am: P3 Registration Opens P3 registration will open at the Carl F. Fields Center for Equality and Cultural Understanding outside of the Multipurpose Room. 12:00 pm -1:00 pm: P3 Welcome Address Hosted Associate Dean for Access, Diversity and Inclusion, Renita Miller, Ph.D. and Dean of the Graduate School, Rodney Priestley, Ph.D. Welcome to the 5th annual Princeton Prospective Ph.D. Preview! Learn more about what to expect from the program and the many resources Princeton has to offer. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: LinkedIn Session Hosted by Associate Dean and Director of Professional Development, Eva Kubu. P3 Scholars will have an opportunity to learn about maximizing their scholarly potential and strategic career planning utilizing the valuable network and tools of LinkedIn. 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm: Why I Chose Princeton! Graduate Student Panel Hear first hand from current graduate students at Princeton University about what campus community life is like, and what ultimately brought them to one of the most prestigious institutions in the nation. During this one hour Q&A panel discussion, you’ll hear candid stories of the journey to and through current student's programs of study. 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm: Networking for Success Hosted by Assistant Dean for Access, Diversity and Inclusion Vanessa Gonzalez-Perez, Ph.D. Assistant Dean for Access, Diversity and Inclusion Vanessa Gonzalez-Perez will lead a workshop on how to communicate effectively with faculty and network with university administrators when exploring graduate programs. 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm: Grad Info Fair and Networking Reception Learn more about Princeton University graduate school resources from campus partners and current graduate students, and take the opportunity to network with other P3 Scholars. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Optional Princeton University Graduate Student Housing Tour P3 participants will have the opportunity to take a bus ride around campus and visit some of the Princeton University graduate student housing complexes. Tour departs from the Carl Fields Center for Equity and Cultural Understanding. 8:00 pm - 9:00pm: P3 Scholars Evening Reception The P3 program welcomes all visiting scholars to meet up for a late reception to discuss the day's events and get to know their cohort more. Friday, October 7th 8:30 am - 9:30 am: P3 Breakfast and Check-In Breakfast will be served in the Carl A Fields Center MPR and will begin promptly at 8:30am. 9:00 am - 9:30 am: Welcome and Princeton Graduate School Overview Hosted by Renita Miller, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Access, Diversity and Inclusion at Princeton University’s Graduate School. Get a sneak peak into Princeton University’s Graduate Programs and what to consider as you begin the application process. Learn more about the resources available to prospective students as they embark on their graduate journeys. 9:30-10:00am: Life at Princeton Hosted by Lisa Schreyer, Ph.D., Deputy Dean at Princeton University’s Graduate School. The Graduate School recognizes that each of our graduate students brings a diverse perspective and varied background to the scholarly community at Princeton. For that reason, we work to ensure that your Princeton experience is both personally and academically rewarding by developing events, resources and services to support your diverse needs. We hope to help you gather information, resources, support services, and establish a network of support and connections. In this session, you will learn more about: Graduate Student Affairs team: overview of the Student Affairs team focus and areas of responsibility. Our Community: information on residential life, student organizations, Community Associates and student conduct. Events and Program: listing of the formal workshops/events that the Graduate School sponsors. Support Resources: descriptions of support resources for students, including crisis resources for students in distress, health and wellness information, safety information, and complaint and grievance resolution processes. 10:00 am -10:30 am: Funding Your Graduate Studies Hosted by Scott McGoldrick, Senior Associate Dean of Finance and Administration at Princeton University’s Graduate School. Here at Princeton, we recognize that the decision to pursue graduate study requires a significant commitment of time, energy and resources. Because of this, Princeton University Graduate School guarantees funding for regularly enrolled, degree-seeking Ph.D. candidates for all years of regular program enrollment, contingent upon satisfactory academic performance. Learn more about this structure and what you can expect when planning how to fund your graduate education at Princeton in this informative P3 workshop. Learn More at https://gradschool.princeton.edu/costs-funding. 10:45 am - 11:45 am: Professional Development at Princeton Hosted by Sonali Majumdar, Assistant Dean for Professional Development at Princeton University’s Graduate School. Professional development is an intrinsic part of graduate education at Princeton University, broadening the reach and impact of academic training by preparing our students to make transformative contributions within diverse fields of endeavor and to exercise leadership in ways that expand knowledge, accelerate discovery and serve humanity. We empower graduate students through a holistic and integrative model of professional development that enables them to build the skills and competencies, clarity of purpose, and multifaceted relationships they need to become leaders within the academic, public, and private sectors. Learn more at https://gradfutures.princeton.edu/. 12:00 pm: Lunch 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm: P3 Keynote Address by Dr. Ruha Benjamin Hosted by Dr. Ruha Benjamin, Professor in African American Studies, Director of the Ida B. Wells Just Data Lab, and Director of Graduate Studies. Dr. Ruha Benjamin will join us for an inspiration lunch time keynote, and students will all receive a copy of her new book "Viral Justice". 1:45 pm - 3:00 pm: The Graduate School Application Process Hosted by Princeton University’s Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs, Geoffrey Hill Ph.D. (with a focus on Humanities and Social Sciences) and Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs, Christine Murphy, Ph.D. (with a focus on Natural Sciences and Engineering). During this dynamic session, we will discuss the specifics of the application process and the particular areas of importance as they relate to field of study. We will dive deeper into the components of the application, consider best practices, and evaluate ways in which you can strengthen your application and represent yourself in the most impactful manner. After a general discussion, we will break out into separate rooms to further discuss relevant application components by division. 3:00 pm - 3:15 pm: TED Talk with Dr. Joseph Lewis Hosted by Joseph L. Lewis, Assistant Dean for Access, Diversity, and Inclusion at the Princeton University Graduate School. Assistant Dean Joseph Lewis will deliver a TED Style talk about research and academic possibilities. 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm: Divisional Breakouts and Info Sessions P3 Scholars will have the opportunity to briefly hear from faculty, administrators, and graduate students from their division and ask questions relative to their program of interest. 4:45 pm - 5:00 pm: 2022 P3 Closing Remarks Hosted by Renita Miller, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Access, Diversity, and Inclusion. Dean Miller will deliver the closing remarks for the 2022 P3 experience.