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3MT competition a success!

Last Thursday’s Three-Minute Thesis competition was well-attended and many competitors delivered strong theses!

Our overall winner (and the People’s Choice Award winner for the Final Round) is Melissa Veatch!

Melissa won a total of $900 throughout the competition, and will be advancing to present her Three-Minute Thesis at the Midwest Association of Graduate Schools conference in […]

By |February 13th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments

Reminders

– The Graduate Student Council has canceled this week’s Interdisciplinary Student Conference and will reschedule it for March. We’ll keep you updated with the new dates when we have them.

 

– It’s Graduate Education Week! Join the GSC for a dinner at Nick and Jake’s on Wednesday and a breakfast in the Student Union on […]

By |October 10th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized||Comments Off on Reminders

Civil Connections Volunteer Fair October 20th

The Civic Connections Volunteer Fair will be held on October 20, 2016 from 11 am to 2 pm in the UMKC Student Union, Room 401.
This will be a great event for networking, as there are more than 30 local organizations who will be on campus looking for volunteers or interns. These organizations include:

American Red Cross

Jackson […]

By |October 5th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized||Comments Off on Civil Connections Volunteer Fair October 20th

GSLDP for 2017

 

Applications for the Graduate Student Leadership Development Program are due by Friday, November 4th. Application
This program is designed to develop or enhance your leadership skills? If this appeals to you then the Graduate Student Leadership Development Program may be for you.

This program is for the University of Missouri System with all 4 campus graduate programs cooperating […]

By |September 14th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized||Comments Off on GSLDP for 2017

Upcoming Fall SGS events

Thursday, August 18: IGTA Cultural Orientation in the Student Union Theater

Saturday, August 20: IPhD New Student Orientation in the Administrative Center

Friday, September 9: Joint meeting with IPhD Executive Committee and IPhD Coordinators

October 9-15: Graduate Education Week

October 14-15: Interdisciplinary Student Conference in the Administrative Center

Monday, October 17: SGS Grant and Fellowship applications are due by […]

By |July 22nd, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized||Comments Off on Upcoming Fall SGS events

Three Minute Thesis

The Three Minute Thesis (http://threeminutethesis.org/) is a competition with cash prizes that is designed to sharpen your ability to communicate your research work in an interview for employment.  To participate in this new program, I need for you to read the following and respond by November 13! Flyer

What is the Three Minute Thesis?  It is […]

By |November 6th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized||Comments Off on Three Minute Thesis

GSLDP

Applications for the Graduate Student Leadership Development Program are due by Wednesday, November 11th. Application      Flyer
This program is designed to develop or enhance your leadership skills? If this appeals to you then the Graduate Student Leadership Development Program may be for you.

This program is for the University of Missouri System with all 4 campus graduate […]

By |November 6th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized||Comments Off on GSLDP

Community of Scholars schedule

Community of Scholars Symposium – 2015
UMKC Atterbury Student Success Center
Thursday, April 23, 2015

Registration Table – Outside Pierson Auditorium
Starting 12:00 PM

 
Poster Presentations – Rooms ASSC 236, 238 & Pierson Auditorium
 
Posters on display: 1:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Poster judging: 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Judging will take place from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM, and all […]

By |April 22nd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized||Comments Off on Community of Scholars schedule

Interdisciplinary Conference, April 24-25

Friday, April 24, Atterbury Student Success Center

10:00 a.m. Check-in and Welcome; Coffee and pastries provided

Chancellor’s Dining Room

10:30 a.m. Session 1, Panel: The UMKC Africa-Health Project: Translational and Applied Research Initiatives in Cameroon

Room 237
Carole McArthur, M.D., Ph.D.; Dr. Eloise Rathbone-McCuan; Eve Lofthus, D.D.S.

10:30 a.m. Session 2: Criminal InJustice and the Carceral City

Room 238
Travis Hart; Dr. […]

By |April 13th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized||Comments Off on Interdisciplinary Conference, April 24-25

Needed: RooWriter Evaluators

Graduate students, graduate teaching assistants, and graduate research assistants are eligible to apply for this paid position. RooWriter evaluators assess student essays that are submitted and evaluated online. The pay is $5 per evaluated essay.
Please see the job description below for complete details.
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Academic Job Title:  RooWriter Evaluator

Location:  Online (occasional training on the UMKC Volker […]

By |January 23rd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized||Comments Off on Needed: RooWriter Evaluators