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New Graduate Student Orientation
New Graduate Student Orientation

On Wednesday, August 15, 2018, the Graduate School will sponsor a half-day orientation session for all new graduate students, including new international graduate students.

Graduate student excellence celebrated at awards luncheon
Graduate student excellence celebrated at awards luncheon

Penn State President Eric Barron presented 11 awards to more than 30 graduate students in recognition of outstanding achievement during the annual Graduate Student Awards Luncheon, held April 25 at the Nittany Lion Inn.

Graduate student Xi Liu leverages geography, coding skills to land Google internship
Graduate student Xi Liu leverages geography, coding skills to land Google internship

Liu, a doctoral student in geography, was accepted into a highly competitive software engineering internship program in Google's Seattle office during the summer of 2017.

Image: Xi Liu

Alumni Profile: Roy Schuyler, III
Alumni Profile: Roy Schuyler, III

Before concluding his keynote presentation at the Graduate School’s Career Exploration Workshop at Penn State’s University Park campus in October, Roy Schuyler, III shared a piece of advice that is in keeping with the way he has led his own life: “Leave a legacy.”

Penn State continues to perform well in U.S. News graduate school rankings
Penn State continues to perform well in U.S. News graduate school rankings

Penn State’s graduate school programs continue to perform well in the annual U.S. News & World Report “Best Graduate Schools” rankings, the latest of which were announced March 14.

The Graduate School in the News
June 15, 2018
Geosciences students again dominate at Imperial Barrel Award Competition
Penn State students again finished near the top worldwide in the Imperial Barrel Award Competition, which pits more than 100 teams against one another in an exercise to assess the petroleum potential of a given geographic basin.
June 14, 2018
Lanternfly's penchant for – and potential to harm – grapevines focus of study
The spotted lanternfly is starting to sour the grape and wine industries in southeastern Pennsylvania, and research underway in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences aims to spoil the invasive pest's party.
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