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WAGS/UMI Nominations

The Graduate School is proud to nominate Te-Wei Chu and Beans Velocci for the Western Association of Graduate Schools (WAGS) and University Microfilms International (UMI) Innovation in Technology and Distinguished Master’s Thesis awards. Te-Wei Chu’s research, “Drug-Free Macromolecular Therapeutics”, focuses on developing a therapeutic strategy to tackle two major clinical obstacles in cancer treatment: adverse

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2015 FULBRIGHT SCHOLARS

Six University of Utah students have received highly competitive Fulbright awards for 2015. The prestigious awards will allow the undergraduate students to teach English in Romania, Argentina and Mexico for one academic year, while the graduate students will lead research projects in Chile, Switzerland and Uruguay. “This is a banner year for the university and

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STEFFENSEN CANNON SCHOLARS

The University of Utah’s Graduate School celebrated 25 years of Steffensen Cannon scholars, Thursday, April 30 at a special event at Rice Eccles Stadium. Established in 1989, the scholarship has enabled more than 500 students to pursue excellence in their chosen fields of education and humanities. Students and alumni like Amy Bergerson, professor of educational

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Best Practices for Mentoring Graduate Students & Post-Doctoral Fellows

Best Practices for Mentoring Graduate Students & Post-Doctoral Fellows Friday, April 17th | 10:00am to 11:30am Faculty Center, Marriott Library (MLIB 1705) For most faculty at a major research university such as the University of Utah, the mentor relationship with graduate students and/or post-doctoral fellows is a very important form of teaching. The majority of

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