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August 10: 20th Annual Undergraduate Research Conference

Submitted on July 22, 2015
UROC Poster Session

The University of Arizona community is cordially invited to attend the 20th Annual Undergraduate Research Opportunities Consortium Poster Session and Closing Ceremony on Monday August 10, 2015 in the Student Union North Ballroom from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. One hundred eighty-six graduate school-bound undergraduate students from schools across the United States and Latin America will exhibit their summer research.  These outstanding students have participated in a 10-week intensive summer research program under the supervision of a UA faculty mentor.

Graduate Orientation 2015

Submitted on July 17, 2015

Graduate Orientation 2015 will take place on Wednesday, August 19th, 2015, from 8am to 2pm. Information sessions will be presented on a variety of topics to help you make the transition to graduate school, including financial aid and funding, student health insurance, and career services for graduate students. Free lunch and a vendor fair will wrap up the day. Click “more information” to register.

Fall 2015 GRE Workshop

Submitted on July 14, 2015

The Graduate College encourages students to prepare for the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) through formal or informal instruction and study, as appropriate to the individual. For those students seeking professional assistance, one option to consider is a workshop led by Michael Flynn, Executive Director of Grad Pros Educational Consulting. Mr. Flynn has facilitated GRE workshops on the UA campus since 2000 and has received consistently positive feedback.

There are three components to this workshop.

April 2 Event: Panel on Interdisciplinary Research and Collaboration

Submitted on March 20, 2015

The UA Graduate Center invites you to attend a panel on interdisciplinary research and collaboration on Thursday April 2nd, 2015!

The Graduate Center has brought together professors from across diverse fields ranging all the way from Music to Neuroscience to share their insights and expertise in forming and advancing effective interdisciplinary teams.

Light hor d'oeuvres and refreshments will be available starting at 5:00PM and the panel discussion will start at 5:30PM in the Student Union Memorial Center Copper Room.

Master's Scholarship Focused on Workforce Readiness Accepting Applications Now

Submitted on February 26, 2015

The UA Graduate College, with the assistance of the Marshall Foundation and the Colleges of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Education and Social and Behavioral Sciences has created the Arizona Works Tuition Scholarship in order to incentivize Arizonans to enroll in UA master’s programs in these colleges that meet the workforce needs of the State.

MacArthur Fellows Speaker Series

Submitted on January 20, 2015

The University of Arizona's MacArthur Fellows exemplify exceptional creativity, significant accomplishment, and boundless potential. From neuroscience and astronomy to linguistics, ethnobotany, and anthropology, these scholars are changing the world for the better. This speaker series explores and celebrates the innovation and impact of our MacArthur Fellows' work.

2015 Marshall Foundation Dissertation Fellowship Awardees

Submitted on December 16, 2014

The Graduate College is pleased to announce that six graduate students will be receiving the prestigious Marshall Foundation Dissertation Fellowship for final-phase dissertation support. In addition to a stipend from the Louise F. Marshall Foundation, each student will receive a tuition scholarship for two semesters from the UA Graduate College.

This year’s recipients are:

2014 Marshall Foundation Awardees

Submitted on December 11, 2013

The Graduate College is pleased to announce that seven graduate students will be receiving the prestigious Marshall Foundation Dissertation Fellowship for final-phase dissertation support. In addition to a $10,788 stipend beginning in Spring 2014 from the Louise F. Marshall Foundation, each student will receive a tuition scholarship for two semesters from the UA Graduate College.

This year's recipients are: