Material for Graduate Students in Math

Why Graduate Study in Math?

If you are a first year student:

What Do Mathematicians Do?
A mathematician, like a painter or poet, is a maker of patterns. If his patterns are more permanent than theirs, it is because they are made with ideas.  G. H. Hardy (from A Mathematician's Apology, London 1941)

What Does it Take to be a Strong Graduate Teaching Assistant?

Graduate Internship Opportunities

LaTeX Support

How to Give a Good Talk ?

Netiquette
How to communicate on the internet in correct and acceptable ways?
Do you know Writing in All Caps Is Like Shouting?
Plagiarism? How to Avoid It?
There have been cases when plagiarism was committed unintentionally. So I figured it might be a good idea to mention the "five consecutive word rule" here: if there are five consecutive words identical to someone else's writing, you are likely guilty of plagiarism.
Yuan Wang