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Biologist Richard Lenski, authority on ‘evolution in action,’ to give 2017 Doctoral Hooding Ceremony address; event will be May 13

Richard Lenski, an evolutionary biologist, will give the keynote address at UNC-Chapel Hill’s 2017 Doctoral Hooding Ceremony.

Preparing graduate students for ‘unprecedented opportunities’

When I was a graduate student, I don’t think I ever heard the term “professional development.” Today, we use this term frequently to refer to an evolving skill set that we believe better prepares our students for careers both inside and outside of the academy. Many of us believe it is a critical component […]

Shaping the future of science

National Science Foundation Fellowships catalyze future leaders and researchers

Innovative training is ‘win-win-win’

Health care clinics, patients, graduate students benefit from UNC-PrimeCare graduate student training.

Profit for a purpose

Graduate course inspires alumni to launch mission-driven businesses.

Research ‘snapshots’ reveal connections

The Graduate School honors students, recent alumni for contributions benefiting N.C. communities now and in the future; Horizon Awards are new for 2017.

Alumni Focus: Jory Weintraub

Immunology doctoral graduate, science communicator stresses importance of making connections
By |December 19th, 2016|Categories: Alumni & Friends|Tags: , , , |

Doctoral students gain real-world skills

UNC-Chapel Hill students translate summer internships into full-time jobs thanks to an innovative new program from The Graduate School.

Doctoral student Patrick Lang wins Three Minute Thesis competition

Patrick Lang won UNC-Chapel Hill’s second annual Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition and advances to the March 2017 regional competition in Annapolis, Md.

Diversity and Student Success program co-sponsoring Color of Courage performance Nov. 10

The Graduate School’s Diversity and Student Success program and the Office of the Dean of Students are co-sponsoring The Color of Courage, a two-man theatrical performance about the bravery African-American soldiers displayed while serving in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

The free performance will be held on Nov. 10 from 6 p.m. […]

By |October 25th, 2016|Categories: Campus News, Grad Student Work||