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Graduate School Newsletter February 2017 Issue - Wayne State University
February 2017
Graduate and Postdoctoral Research Symposium, March 8, 2017

Graduate and Postdoctoral Research Symposium, March 8, 2017

This annual highlight for the graduate student and postdoctoral community brings together over 160 researchers and scholars from across campus to share knowledge and inspire new ideas while providing professional experience for students and postdocs in presenting their research. The 3MT (Three Minute Thesis) competition will feature dynamic presentations from biology, anthropology, chemistry, pathology, social work, communication, art and art history, engineering and more. Audience votes decide the People’s Choice Award! All graduate and undergraduate students, faculty, staff and community members are invited to come experience the amazing diversity of scholarship at Wayne State. See the Graduate School website for details and schedule.


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New graduate programs announced!  

The Wayne State University Board of Governors recently approved the establishment of several new, highly innovative programs. The Master of Science in Data Science and Business Analytics (MSDSBA) program, will be offered jointly by the College of Engineering and the Mike Ilitch School of Business. A new graduate certificate in entrepreneurship and innovation and an M.B.A. concentration in entrepreneurship and innovation will also be offered by the Mike Illitch School of Business. The graduate school worked towards making these happen and is thrilled to see them come to fruition.    


 

Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training (BEST) Program

Phase II workshops on careers in government, business and industry, law and communications. See dates and presenter bios on the Graduate School website. Phase II workshops on careers in government, business and industry, law and communications. See dates and presenter bios on the Graduate School website.  

BEST Career Talk with Dr. Sol Bobst - RSVP  

Friday, February 17: Career presentation, pizza and networking with Dr. Sol Bobst, President and Principal Advisor for ToxSci Advisors, based in Houston, TX.


 

Awards and Competitions


 

Student and Faculty Spotlight

Upcoming events

 

Feb. 15: Cookies and Cocoa with the Graduate School Feb. 15: Cookies and Cocoa with the Graduate School

 

Spread the word! Undergraduates, grad students and faculty are all invited to enjoy free cookies and cocoa and chat about admissions requirements, programs, scholarship and fellowship opportunities with the Graduate School community.

RSVP

 

Feb. 28: Graduate School Prep Series: Finding the right program

 

New series for undergraduate students who want to prepare for grad school. What kind of program is right for you? How do you apply? What kind of research should you be doing as an undergrad? Please share with your students and advisees!

RSVP

 

March 8: Graduate and Postdoctoral Research Symposium March 8: Graduate and Postdoctoral Research Symposium

 

Share ideas and learn about the research of your peers at this day-long event featuring graduate and postdoctoral poster presentations and the annual Graduate School Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition.

RSVP

 


Professional development opportunities

Feb. 14: GPPD seminar - Visual communication in science

 

Feb. 28: GPPD seminar - Multiple role management

 

March 7: GPPD seminar - Landing a career with Linkedin

 

March 9: CAREER FAIR for Biology, Geology, Environmental Science and Public Health

 

Mission statement

Wayne State University Graduate School provides leadership in advancing academic excellence in graduate and postdoctoral education and cultivates a supportive environment for research, scholarly activities and other creative endeavors that are integral to the success of a diverse body of master’s and doctoral students, postdoctoral scholars, and graduate faculty across programs.
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