Grad Student Work

Presenting a dissertation in just three minutes

Doctoral student Nick Wagner won UNC-Chapel Hill’s first-ever Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition. He talks about how he benefited from thinking of his dissertation that way– and why he thinks other graduate students would benefit, too.

Mentoring from the start

This year, 43 Royster Fellows, members of The Graduate School’s select fellowship program, have been paired with 62 Carolina Covenant Scholars, undergraduates from low-income backgrounds who have been admitted to Carolina and have the opportunity to graduate debt-free.

Lead plaintiff in Blackhorse v. Pro-Football Inc. to give keynote address at April 1 Native Leaders Symposium

“Historical Trauma and Healing: the Fourth Annual Native Leaders Symposium” will be held April 1 at the Carolina Inn, and the public is invited to attend.

Powerful voices

Gregory DeCandia’s solo theater performance piece honors military personnel and shares their experiences.

Mental health IS health

What does stigma feel like?This question opened the Redefining Mental Health panel discussion in October. The panel was one of many educational events held by Stigma Free Carolina, an initiative of The Graduate School and the Royster Society of Fellows.

Exploring non-faculty career options

New Bland Fellowship enables students to build skills while working in the community.

2015 UNC-Chapel Hill Three Minute Thesis Competition Winners

Watch the three winning presentations from the 2015 Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition.

Wagner wins Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition, advances to regionals in Charlotte early 2016

Nick Wagner wins first-ever UNC-Chapel Hill Three Minute Thesis competition and advances to regionals.

Dissertation competition finals to be held Nov. 4

Public invited to first-ever UNC-Chapel Hill competition in which 10 Ph.D. students present their research in 3 minutes; audience members determine one winner
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UNC community campaign redefines public opinion of mental health

Stigma Free Carolina, a UNC-Chapel Hill community campaign now in its second year, and The Graduate School will host “Redefining Mental Health – An Expert Panel Event” on Oct. 7 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The “Redefining Mental Health” panel will discuss reducing public and personal stigma toward mental health concerns and treatment. The […]