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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.”

Alumnus Jason De León receives 2017 MacArthur Fellowship
Alumnus Jason De León receives 2017 MacArthur Fellowship

Jason De León, a 2008 doctoral graduate in anthropology, has recently been named to the list of 2017 MacArthur Fellowship recipients. 

Image: MacArthur Foundation

Graduate Student Profile: James Fraser
Graduate Student Profile: James Fraser

For James Fraser, a Ph.D. student in the intercollege molecular, cellular, and integrative biosciences program, studying red blood cell generation is a cause that he can personally understand. That is because he has hemophilia, a bleeding disorder where blood does not clot normally, and understanding blood and the underlying complex roles physiology plays in the blood is important to him.

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
April 19, 2018
Penn State Smeal MBAs place 1st in Fisher Invitational Big Ten+ Case Competition
Four MBA students from the Penn State Smeal College of Business recently teamed up to take first place in the Fisher Invitational Big Ten+ MBA Case Competition at Ohio State.
April 18, 2018
Bioinformatics student selected for National Science Foundation fellowship
Jordan Hughey, a doctoral student in the bioinformatics and genomics graduate program at the College of Medicine, has been selected as a fellow for the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program.
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