News and Events
Graduate Education Announcements
Spring 2015 Brown Bag Series
NSF Grant Writing Workshop - "How to Write a Competitive Proposal for the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program"
- Presented by Dean Kevin Williams
- Date: March 11, 2015, 12:00pm to 1:30pm
- Location: Humanities Room 354
Maximizing Your Research Impact
- Thursday, February 26th at 1:00PM in room LI B14, or
- Friday, March 13th at 2:00PM in room LI B14, or
- Thursday, April 23rd at 11:00AM in room LI B14
Learn how to generate unique author identifiers using ORCID and Research ID, and how they are used. Discover indicators such as the Journal Impact Factor, the h-index, and altmetrics, and their significance. We will also discuss issues like choosing the best journal for your research, and scholarly networking through tools such as Mendeley. To register for this program and other free workshops offered through the University Library, please click here.
Dissertation Research Fellowship Awards Program
The Dean of Graduate Education has announced a limited restoration of the Dissertation Research Fellowship Awards Program, effective November 2012, to assist doctoral candidates who are incurring doctoral research expenses. Obtain details at the program's General Information page.
Bridge to the Doctorate Program
The Bridge to the Doctorate program is a graduate fellowship and support program for former LSAMP participants or students graduating from an LSAMP institution, who are planning to matriculate in a graduate program in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM). Obtain details at the program's General Information page.