Post Tagged with: "School of Graduate Studies"

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How to succeed in business

May 5, 2020 at

New UND program preps graduate students for the private sector

Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

GRAD: An annual meeting of scholarly minds

March 10, 2020 at

UND’s fourth annual Graduate Research Appreciation Day brings in more partners and diverse schools of thought

Some 14 master's and doctoral students took part in this year's Three Minute Thesis Competition. After a morning of presentations, six progressed to the final round. One of them was Mona Sohrabi Thompson, who went on to win the contest. Photo by Dima Williams/UND Today.

Three minutes for complicated research

February 4, 2020 at

Students keep their research talks ‘short and sweet’ at annual Three Minute Thesis Competition

In a conference room in Columbia Hall in late November, Elizabeth Luger successfully defended her dissertation research to earn her doctorate degree. Pictured in the bottom left corner, Luger's husband looked on as she answered questions from faculty members on her defense committee.  Photo by Dima Williams/UND Today.

‘Congratulations, Doctor’

December 10, 2019 at

In about an hour, Elizabeth Luger’s 7-year journey toward a Ph.D. in clinical psychology came to a successful end

Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Census Day sees increases at graduate level, new transfers

October 1, 2019 at

Campus headcount also shows growth in School of Law, Honors Program, Aerospace, graduation rates and new students

Getting into ‘grad’ gear

Getting into ‘grad’ gear

February 21, 2019 at

Grad education enhancements on campus and online provide comprehensive support students need to succeed

Foerster, a native of Pisek, N.D., and a doctoral student in chemical engineering, is working to convert waste products from soybeans into high-value carbon fiber, which is stronger and more stiff than steel, yet lighter. It’s used in planes, cars, and even golf clubs. He took first place in the recent three Minute Thesis Competition at UND.  Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Like ‘Ted Talks’ for theses

January 17, 2019 at

UND ‘3MT’ national finalist Ian Forester set bar high; now new crop of students ready for next competition Jan. 23 

Casey Kohs (right), a master's student in English, explains her research, “Out of the Woods,” during Graduate Research Achievement Day 2018. She was one of more than 150 graduate students sharing their research, scholarship and creative activity. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today

Graduate student gravitas

March 8, 2018 at

GRAD 2018 fosters interdisciplinary collaboration & communication, showcases research enterprise

Eleven UND social work students traveled abroad to Sweden in February to learn more about the country's social and welfare policies. They had the opportunity to work alongside students from across Europe. Submitted photo.

Thinking globally, acting locally

March 8, 2018 at

Social work students see the world in a new way after international experience

Foerster, a native of Pisek, N.D., and a doctoral student in chemical engineering, is working to convert waste products from soybeans into high-value carbon fiber, which is stronger and more stiff than steel, yet lighter. It’s used in planes, cars, and even golf clubs. He took first place in the recent three Minute Thesis Competition at UND.  Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Rapid-fire research

February 1, 2018 at

UND grad students pull out best ‘elevator pitches’ at Three-Minute Thesis Competition

UND graduate students (left to right) Chioma Onwumelu, Makinde Omojiba and Aerin Spade enjoy he Graduate Welcome Event, put on by the UND School of Graduate Studies, on Aug. 21 at the Memorial Union.  Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Growing the graduate student experience

August 29, 2017 at

Faculty advocate group brings UND School of Graduate Studies to the next level in student support

UND Social Work graduate student Laurie Freid (center) is using her research knowledge to assist Grand Forks Mayor Michael Brown (right) and Community Relations Officer Pete Haga (left) in gathering data to support the City's Immigrant Integration Initiative. Photo by Tyler Ingham.

Intern of integration

August 1, 2017 at

UND student assists Grand Forks Mayor in broadening conversation about immigrant population