Graduate School Weekly Newsletter

June 19, 2018    Events and Deadlines

This weekly newsletter is distributed to dept. heads, graduate program directors, contact staff, and graduate faculty.  

Graduate Program Directors

Review Graduate Programs Listed on Graduate School Website

The Division of Communications and Marketing has added campus locations to the list of graduate degrees that appears in the Academics section of the Graduate School website. Please review this page and notify Dean Shanklin ( by Friday, June 22nd, if any changes need to be made based on the actual location of your program. Multiple locations can be listed. Dean Shanklin will communicate the changes to the Graduate School liaison in the Division of Communications and Marketing. 

Graduate Faculty

Call for Notable Scholarly Achievements

The Graduate Student Council Awards and Recognition Committee would like to recognize graduate students who have made notable scholarly achievements, such as awards at conferences, research forums, teaching awards, etc., or who have made exceptional contributions to the research knowledge-base or other scholarly contributions to their discipline. Submissions are being accepted for achievements made from March 28 to July 13, 2018. 

Graduate Students

Reminder about Graduate Student Space in Eisenhower Hall

Due to the Hale Library fire, many graduate students may be in need of a work space this summer. As a reminder, the Graduate School has space available on the third floor of Eisenhower Hall. Reservations are not required; students may drop in and use any of the open spaces. 

Graduate Student Council Travel Awards

Recipients of GSC travel awards for August are posted on the GSC travel awards website. July 1 is the deadline for graduate students to apply for GSC travel awards to attend academic and professional events that begin anytime in September.