Communicating the value of one’s research to the general public can be a difficult task. But the UA prepares graduate students to do just that.
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Looking for information on how to be successful in graduate school and beyond? Professor Jenny Hoit's Survival Skills and Ethics course this spring is a proven resource for success. In addition to spreading research-based strategies on a variety of topics germane to graduate student and postdoc success, all students have the opportunity to earn Responsible Conduct of Research certification upon course completion. Please see the information below for more details.
A wide range of disciplines are represented by students have been named to the UA Graduate College University Fellows program's 2016-2017 cohort.
A South Korean researcher who intends to improve sustainability efforts in the mining industry, an ecologist studying how species change behaviors due to shifts in the environment, and a psychologist working to improve the conditions of cancer patients and survivors are new members of the University Fellows program.
The Graduate and Professional Student Council is hosting its 23rd Graduate Orientation with the Graduate College and request incoming graduate and professional students to register to attend this free, fun and informational event. Graduate Orientation 2016 will take place on Wednesday, August 17, from 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. in the Student Union and registration to attend is REQUIRED.
WHEN: Wednesday, August 17th from 8:00 am – 2:00 pm.
WHERE: Student Union Memorial Center
December 15, 2016
The Graduate College is pleased to announce that six graduate students will be receiving the prestigious Marshall Foundation Dissertation Fellowship and one graduate student will receive the Dr. Maria Teresa Velez Marshall 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.
The 2016 recipients for the Marshall Foundation Dissertation Fellowship are:
RICHARD A. HARVILL GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP
The mission of the Richard A. Harvill Endowment is to perpetuate knowledge of Dr. Harvill, who served as UA president from 1951 to 1971, a period in which UA began its furious post-war enrollment growth, and the institution took its place among the leading research universities of the west.
Please note that on November 1, 2015, graduate application fees for most programs will increase. The new application fees will be $95.00 for international applications, $85.00 for domestic applications, and $45.00 for domestic, non-degree seeking applications.
DATE: September 26, 2016
FROM: Andrew C. Carnie, Ph.D. , Dean of the Graduate College
SUBJECT: Annual Graduate Teaching and Mentoring Awards for Graduate Education
The Graduate College is pleased to issue a Call for Nominations of awards to acknowledge faculty and professionals who excel in their teaching and mentoring of graduate and professional students.
Managing Debt and Investing in the Future featuring Laura Walton of the TCI Foundation
October 27, 2015
Student Union Ventana Room
DATE: September 22, 2016
TO: Deans, Directors, Department Heads and Advisors
FROM: Frans Tax, Faculty Director for Diversity and Inclusion, Graduate College
SUBJECT: Marshall Foundation Dissertation Fellowship and the Dr. Maria Teresa Velez – Marshall Foundation Dissertation Scholarship