- New Graduate Student Orientation
The Graduate School will hold its 2014 New Graduate Student Orientation on Wednesday, August 20 from 1-5 p.m. in Eisenhower Auditorium. The half-day session is intended for all new graduate students, including new international graduate students.
- Graduate School Commencement
Marie Hardin, the newly appointed dean of the College of Communications, will be featured as the guest speaker at the Graduate School's summer commencement ceremony to be held Saturday, August 16 at 2:30 p.m. in the Bryce Jordan Center.
- Workshops on Grant Writing
The Graduate School is hosting a series of workshops on grant writing for advanced graduate students and postdoctoral scholars throughout the fall semester. Registration is required for all workshops and will close one week prior to the date of each workshop.
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