Graduate School Events

April 3, 2020

Canceled: Lesson and Lecture Workshops

April 3, 2020 at 1:00am3:00pm

Lyman Hall, 229

Are you lecturing for the first time and want to run some ideas by a supportive audience? Want to talk to other practicing teaching assistants (TA) about planning a set of lessons? We have all been…

Dissertation Defense: Jack Rossetti

April 3, 2020 at 8:00am10:00am

The oral doctoral examination of Jack Rossetti, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Friday, April 3,  at 8 a.m. Rossetti’s advisor is Professor John F. Dannenhoffer III. The…

Dissertation Defense: Crystal Hendricks

April 3, 2020 at 10:30am12:30pm

Huntington Beard Crouse Hall (HBC)

The oral doctoral examination of Crystal Hendricks, candidate for the Ph.D. degree, will be held on Friday, April 3, at 10:30 a.m. Hendricks’ advisor is Professor Lois Agnew. The dissertation…

Dissertation Defense: Brandon Melcher

April 3, 2020 at 1:30pm3:30pm

Physics Building

The oral doctoral examination of Brandon Melcher, candidate for the Ph.D. degree, will be held on Friday, April 3, at 1:30 p.m. Melcher’s advisor is Professor G. Scott Watson. The dissertation…

Dissertation Defense: Komlan Payne

April 3, 2020 at 2:00pm4:00pm

Life Sciences Complex

The oral doctoral examination of Komlan Payne, candidate for the Ph.D. degree, will be held on Friday, April 3, at 2 p.m. Payne’s advisors are Professors Jay Kyoon Lee and Jun Hwan Choi. The…

Graduate Student Organization (GSO) 150th Featured Event: A Performance by A Tribe Called Red

April 3, 2020 at 6:00pm10:00pm

Schine Student Center, Goldstein Auditorium

Through a day of engagement, which will conclude with this evening dinner and concert featuring A Tribe Called Red, we will hear stories of resilience–both of the indigenous people of this…

April 8, 2020

Dissertation Defense: Xiuming Dong

April 8, 2020 at 8:00am10:00am

The oral doctoral examination of Xiuming Dong, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. Dong’s advisor is Professor Gary Engelhardt. The dissertation…

Dissertation Defense: Christopher Barnes

April 8, 2020 at 9:00am11:00am

The oral doctoral examination of Christopher Barnes, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Wednesday, April 8, at 9 a.m. in 304 Tolley. Barnes’s advisor is Professor Roger Hallas. The…

Dissertation Defense: Christopher Niemczak

April 8, 2020 at 10:00am12:00pm

The oral doctoral examination of Christopher Niemczak, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 10 a.m. Niemczak’s advisor is Professor Kathy Vander Werff. The…

Dissertation Defense: Kelly Schmid

April 8, 2020 at 10:00am12:00pm

The oral doctoral examination of Kelly Schmid, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. Schmid’s advisor is Professor Jason R. Wiles. The dissertation…

Dissertation Defense: Sarah Fleming

April 8, 2020 at 11:00am1:00pm

The oral doctoral examination of Sarah Fleming, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 11 a.m. Fleming’s advisor is Professor Kelly Chandler-Olcott. The…

April 9, 2020

Dissertation Defense: Sara Ledwith

April 9, 2020 at 10:00am12:00pm

The oral doctoral examination of Sara Ledwith, candidate for the PhD degree will be held on Thursday, April 9, at 10 a.m. Ledwith’s advisor is Professor Marcelle Haddix. The dissertation examining…

Dissertation Defense: Terrance Burgess

April 9, 2020 at 3:00pm5:00pm

The oral doctoral examination of Terrance Burgess, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Thursday, April 9, at 3 p.m. Burgess’s advisor is Professor Sharon Dotger. The dissertation…

April 10, 2020

Dissertation Defense: Hoang Pham

April 10, 2020 at 11:00am1:00pm

The oral doctoral examination of Hoang Pham, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Friday, April 10, at 11 a.m. Pham’s advisors are Professor Devashish Mitra and Mary E Lovely. The…

April 13, 2020

Dissertation Defense: Karen Humphrey

April 13, 2020 at 12:00pm2:00pm

The oral doctoral examination of Karen Humphrey, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Monday, April 13, at 12 p.m. Humphrey’s advisor is Professor George Theoharis. The dissertation…

April 14, 2020

Dissertation Defense: Camilla J. Bell

April 14, 2020 at 1:00pm3:00pm

Community Folk Art Center

The oral doctoral examination of Camilla J. Bell, candidate for the Ph.D. degree, will be held on Tuesday, April 14, at 1 p.m. Bell’s advisor is Professor Marcelle Haddix. The dissertation…

April 15, 2020

Postponed – Dissertation Defense: Ethan Stanifer

April 15, 2020 at 11:00am1:00pm

The oral doctoral examination of Ethan Stanifer, candidate for the Ph.D. degree, will be held on Wednesday, April 15,  at 11 a.m. Stanifer’s advisor is Professor M. Lisa Manning. The dissertation…

April 16, 2020

Dissertation Defense: Earnest Akofor

April 16, 2020 at 12:30pm2:30pm

The oral doctoral examination of Earnest Akofor, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Thursday, April 16, 2020 at 12:30 p.m. Akofor’s advisor is Professor Leonid Kovalev. The dissertation…

April 17, 2020

Dissertation Defense: Jesse Kosiba

April 17, 2020 at 11:00am

The oral doctoral examination of Jesse Kosiba, candidate for the Ph.D. degree will be held on Friday, April 17, at 11 a.m. Kosiba’s advisor is Professor Joseph W. Ditre. The dissertation examining…