Apply for the 2019 NextProf Pathfinder Workshop, application deadline June 14

Posted by on May 9, 2019 in Graduate Students, Opportunities, Research | 0 comments

The University of Michigan College of Engineering is hosting the NextProf Pathfinder Workshop. This workshop is intended for first and second year doctoral students or students in a master’s program intending to apply for a doctoral program in engineering.

The workshop prepares the participants early for a successful doctoral graduate school experience. Participants will also receive information on what it takes to build a competitive graduate school record to obtain a faculty position in academia/the professoriate.

NextProf Pathfinder group

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Grad students, participate in summer writing camps this June!

Posted by on May 1, 2019 in Events, Graduate Students, Opportunities, Students |

The Writing Centers in University Academic Success Programs (UASP) at ASU are offering three summer graduate writing camps in June 2019 to support graduate students at ASU. In addition to providing graduate writing and statistics tutoring, UASP offers unique summer camp experiences to support students through the process of writing at the graduate level. Facilitated by UASP’s Writing Center staff, these camps provide skills and strategies that help graduate students to navigate the demands of graduate-level writing.Hands writing

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Apply to the Insight Fellows Program by May 13

Posted by on Apr 29, 2019 in Career, Graduate Students, Opportunities, Students |

Insight is now accepting applications from graduating students (must have completed all coursework by Monday, September 9, 2019, in order to participate full time) for our Fall sessions in:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Data Engineering
  • DevOps Engineering
  • Decentralized Consensus
  • Security
  • Data Science*
  • Health Data Science*

*Please note that our programs are open to all degree levels, except our Data Science and Health programs, which have a PhD requirement

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Graduates: Decorate your mortarboard to win Fulton Schools swag!

Posted by on Apr 22, 2019 in Customize your experience, Fulton Schools, Graduate Students, International Students, Students |

A grad shows off her mortarboard decoration

Rev up your creativity and get your glue guns ready! Three students will be selected from each Fulton Schools Convocation ceremony on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, and recognized at the end of the ceremony for their mortarboard decorations. It’s a great chance to win some Fulton Schools swag!

See some of our favorites from past ceremonies.

No time to design your own? Download and print one of our pre-made mortarboard toppers!

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Apply for the Rising Dissertation Institute for underrepresented doctoral students, Deadline is May 1

Posted by on Apr 19, 2019 in Graduate Students, Opportunities, Research, Students |

A new pilot program, the Rising Dissertation Institute (RDI), is available for underrepresented (African American, Native American, Pacific Island and Hispanic) students who will begin a doctoral program in Fall 2019. This four day interactive workshop grew out of the successful Dissertation Institute (DI) that has been running for the past two years. The 2019 RDI will take place on Sunday, June 23 through Wednesday, June 26, 2019 on the University of California, San Diego campus. The Institute is funded by the National Science Foundation and hosted by Old Dominion University and Virginia Tech.Molecules on whiteboard

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NAE Grand Challenges for Engineering Speaker Series: Using AR/VR to understand complex problems, April 17

Posted by on Apr 10, 2019 in Events, Faculty, Graduate Students, Opportunities, Organizations and Teams, Students |

Join us for the final event of this series for the spring 2019 semester! Dennis Bonilla, chief technology officer for Baltu Studios, will give a guest lecture “Learn to not fear the dragon: using AR/VR to understand complex problems,” on Tuesday, April 17, 2019!

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