Doctoral Oral Exams for July 28 to Aug. 1

The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:

Mel Tarsi, Ph.D., Political Science. Tuesday, July 29, 1 p.m., 620 Thompson. Dissertation: “A Veteran Welfare State: Veterans’ Benefits, Coalition Politics, and Social Policy Change, 1943-1973.” Maryann Barakso, chr.

Tulin Varol, Ph.D., Physics. Thursday, July 31, 1 p.m., 1033 Lederle Graduate Research Tower. Dissertation: “Search for Contact Interactions and Large Extra Dimensions in Dimuon Events from pp Collisions at √s=8 TeV with the ATLAS Detector.” Stephane Willocq, chr.