11/14/2017 Graduate Women in Science, GPSA, Indivisible on Campus, and other organizations are banding together to oppose the tax bill put forward by the US House of Representatives. This Wednesday, November 15, 2017, students are invited to stop by the Big Red Barn to make short calls to their representatives. Organizers will be in the BRB to help people through the process, and snacks will be provided. See the Facebook event listing for more information.
10/10/2017 On September 27, 54 doctoral students were pinned at the inaugural Graduate School Deans Scholars ceremony.
7/10/2017 By Sally Kral On June 16, 27 doctoral students graduated from the Summer 2017 Colman Leadership Program. During this intensive four-day immersion program, the students learned about leadership and group dynamics, acquired practical skills for negotiation and conflict resolution, and developed an appreciation of the value of diversity in all contexts.
6/12/2017 By Sally Kral At the inaugural Teaching as Research National Conference on June 6, scholars from across the country discussed how classroom research findings can be used to improve teaching techniques and learning outcomes.
5/22/2017 By Sally Kral When Christian’s wife, Mariely, entered a PhD program in food science and technology, Christian decided to keep his job as a technology consultant. However the travel requirements proved daunting, leading Christian to the inaugural Student Partner Career Fair at the Big Red Barn.