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Dean Steve Matson’s statement to students on tax reform legislation – Updated

Dear Students:

I know we are all interested in the tax reform legislation now making its way through Congress and how it may affect graduate education. I want to assure you we are taking this very seriously. Since late October, The Graduate School has been working closely with University leaders, our Office of Federal Affairs and […]

Katelyn Arnold takes first place at Three Minute Thesis competition

At the annual Three Minute Thesis competition finals, 10 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill graduate students had only three minutes to explain their months — or years — of research.

Public invited to attend Nov. 1 Three Minute Thesis competition

One by one, the graduate students walk to the front of the auditorium, with three minutes – and not a second more – to present their original research findings before an attentive audience and panel of judges.

Diversity and Success program invited to share ‘promising practices’ at national symposium

The Graduate School’s Diversity and Student Success program participated in the recent Promising Practices in Supporting Graduate and Professional Students Symposium.

From the Dean: Understanding Ph.D. career pathways

Dean Steve Matson discusses Carolina’s role in groundbreaking project on graduate alumni career trajectories, students’ professional goals
By |October 6th, 2017|Categories: Alumni & Friends, From the Dean|Tags: , |

2,500 new Tar Heels on campus

UNC-Chapel Hill welcomes new graduate students this fall
By |October 5th, 2017|Categories: Campus News, N.C. Impact|Tags: , , |

Serving as students

Military-affiliated graduate students transition back to classroom, with support from The Graduate School and Office of the Dean of Students

Beginning of a ‘great responsibility’

2017 Doctoral Hooding Ceremony celebrates student achievement, faculty mentorship – ‘You have a prepared mind,’ Lenski tells doctoral graduates
By |October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Campus News|Tags: , |

Transitioning to Graduate Life: First-Generation Students

Carolina Grad Student F1RSTS initiative helps students succeed in graduate school

Alumni Focus: Mikaëla Adams

Former Sequoyah Fellow, author of book on Native American tribal citizenship, reflects on her work and cherished memories of Carolina.