2021 Graduate Staff Award: Call for Nominations
Does your graduate program have an outstanding staff member? Nominate them for the 2021 Distinguished Graduate Staff Award by March 12, 5:00pm!
2021 Commitment to Diversity Awards: Call for Nominations
The Graduate School announces the call for nominations for the Commitment to Diversity--Student and Faculty Awards. Nominations are due on Monday, March 12, 2021.
Student Spotlight - Cielo Sharkus
Cielo Sharkus gives H.O.P.E.
Student Spotlight - Bridget Benner
Bridget Benner Wins NSF Graduate Research Fellowship!
Student Spotlight - Aurora Santiago-Ortiz
Aurora Santiago-Ortiz awarded 2020 Ford Foundation Fellowship
Student Spotlight - Alyssa Ryan
Alyssa Ryan receives the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) One-Year Grant for Doctoral Candidates fellowship.
International Student Community Conversation
The Graduate Student Senate, in collaboration with the International Programs Office, and the Student Legal Services Office, Invites you to attend an: International Student Community Conversation on Monday, July 13, 2020. For more information please see event flyer.
2020 Commitment to Diversity Award Winners
The faculty winners of the Commitment to Diversity Award are Nathaniel Whitaker, Professor & Chair of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics and Stephanie Shonekan, Professor & Chair of the W.E.B Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies.
The student winner of the Commitment to Diversity Award is Patricia (Tita) Feraud-King, PhD Student in Higher Education.
Kelly Giles Presented With Distinguished Teaching Award
By providing exemplary classroom instruction Kelly Giles has been picked as one of the Distinguished Teaching Award recipients. Chosen from representatives of every department on campus, Kelly has been widely praised by the students and alumni for their ability to communicate, motivate, and inspire.
2020 Distinguished Graduate Mentor Award Winners Announced
The 2020 Distinguished Graduate Mentor Award winners are John Higginson from the Department of History, Asha Nadkarni from the English Department, and Paige Warren of the Environmental Conservation Department.
Mentoring is a crucial skill for any faculty member who works with graduate students. Excellent mentors both provide effective instruction inside the classroom and enrich their students’ lives in the larger world. They spend countless hours inspiring, advising, nurturing, and challenging students, ensuring their intellectual and professional development. Beyond that, they often help students balance the parallel needs of academic accomplishment and personal fulfillment. Three outstanding faculty mentors are being recognized today.
Andrea Wilson Honored With Distinguished Teaching Award
By providing exemplary classroom instruction Andrea Wilson has been picked as one of the Distinguished Teaching Award recipients. Chosen from representatives of every department on campus, Andrea has been widely praised by the students and alumni for their ability to communicate, motivate, and inspire.
Regina Bortone de Sa Wins The Distinguished Graduate Staff Award
This award recognizes the indispensable role staff members play in supporting the university’s graduate teaching mission. Staff members are essential to the smooth operation of every graduate program across campus.