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Professional Development and Events
By Keith Chandler on February 19, 2021

On Thursday, February 4, the Graduate College hosted its second Graduate Student Town Hall to address questions concerning a variety of topics submitted by students.

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Awards and Funding Opportunities
By Emily Carman on February 16, 2021

Applications are now open for the Graduate College’s new round of Knowledge Mobilization Spotlight Grants. 

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Professional Development and Events
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By Keith Chandler on February 4, 2021

Black History Month is the annual celebration of achievements by Black Americans and a time for recognizing their central role in U.S. history.

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Student Impact
Katreena Thomas
By Emily Carman on January 5, 2021

Being an engineer has always made sense for Katreena Thomas. She has always been good at math and science, her mother encouraged her to pursue engineering by enrolling her in STEM camps and classes, and she always loved the idea of being a problem solver.  

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Dean's Message
By Elizabeth Wentz on October 12, 2020

Yesterday, October 12, was Indigenous People’s Day. In the 1970s, several U.S. states began to recognize the systemic inequities that resulted from the conquest of the North American continent by recognizing indigenous People’s Day as a counter-celebration of Columbus Day.

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Professional Development and Events
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By Amanda Athey on October 6, 2020

If you’re a doctoral student preparing for a career after graduation, there are a number of workplace issues graduate school may not have prepared you for, like dealing with microaggressions, bias and/or discrimination or the lack of a supportive community. 

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Professional Development and Events
By Amanda Athey on September 14, 2020
Crafting a Diversity Statement

Many graduate students preparing for career entry understand the importance of a well-crafted teaching philosophy or research statement.

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Dean's Message
By Elizabeth Wentz on July 7, 2020

The time you spend during graduate school can be some of the most rewarding as well as the most challenging times in your life. It is an opportunity to create lifelong friendships and learn skills that translate into a strong career.

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