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September 21, 2017
The Graduate School hosted a networking event for new international graduate students on September 20.  Hosted by Interim Dean Jeffrey Franke, and attended by various support services across the campus, the program offered an opportunity for international graduate students to build connections. 
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September 18, 2017
This doesn’t mean your 7-year old runs the GC Mass Spec while you titrate.  Or, that your partner writes your dissertation manuscript. What it means is that families can take an active role in collaborating with their graduate students through the challenges of graduate study, especially at the doctoral level.
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September 17, 2017
Since the Smithsonian’s Big Ten Academic Alliance Fellowship (BTAA/SI) was conceived in 2012, 40 of these prestigious fellowships have been awarded.
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September 14, 2017
The University of Maryland will be observing National Postdoc Appreciation Week (NPAW) next week, September 18-22, 2017, to recognize the significant contributions that UMD’s more than 500 postdoctoral scholars make to research and discovery throughout the university.
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September 11, 2017
The Graduate School hosted Orientation on August 21, for about 1650 graduate students, 200 more than in previous years.  In attendance was President Wallace D. Loh, who gave a heartfelt and inspiring message to a large crowd gathered in Stamp Union while also mingling with students throughout the day.
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August 16, 2017
Two women, one story.
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August 16, 2017
Expertise, insight, patience, and empathy.  One-to-one consultation and collaborative discussion. An anthology of academic backgrounds and life experiences.
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July 19, 2017
The Office of Graduate Diversity and Inclusion's (OGDI) Christopher Perez and Interim Dean Jeffrey Franke attended a weekend event with the Institute for the Recruitment of Teachers (IRT), a leading organization that prepares and advocates for underrepresented students intererested in gra
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July 10, 2017
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May 25, 2017
Marisa Franco graduates this spring with a Ph.D. in Psychology and has accepted a tenure-track faculty position at Georgia State University.  She is a success story for Maryland and the Graduate School because she was a participant in many of its programs for underrepresented doctoral students on the path to the professoriate.

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