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Grad Student Appreciation Week

Graduate Student Appreciation Week recognizes the contributions, impact and value of graduate and professional students on campuses throughout the United States. The 2015 GSAW includes the scholarly forum with 100+ research presentations, the graduate symposium, free massages, the Graduate Student Social at MMC, and the Provost Awards Recognition Reception. Check out our page below and stay connect through FACEBOOK.COM/UGSGRADSCHOOL.

April 6 – April 7 | Scholarly Forum | CBC 232-235

The Graduate and Professional Student Committee is now accepting graduate student proposals for the 2015 GSAW Scholarly Forum. The Scholarly Forum, which includes poster sessions and oral presentations, provides a platform for graduate students to showcase their research, compete for cash prizes, gain professional experience, and compete for a place at the state's Graduate Symposium.

This year's Scholarly Forum will take place on Monday, April 6, and Tuesday, April 7, 2015. The deadline to submit proposals is February 9, 2015. For additional information, students may contact the GPSC at gpsc@fiu.edu

Students may submit their proposals through February by going to the link here.

April 8 | Graduate Symposium | MARC Pavilion

This year's Graduate Symposium will open with Ph.D. and comedian Adam Ruben, who will kick off the day's activities. Adam's talk will be followed by an industry panel, and a panel on securing fellowship and grant funded research opportunities. We will wrap up the day with a yoga session offered exclusively for you, our graduate students. Refreshments provided. [See flyer for more details]

Symposium Flyer Yoga Flyer
Free Massages by Student Health Services

 

 

GPSC Funding Workshop 11:00 am

Keynote Speaker: Adam Ruben, PhD and Comedian 12:00 pm

Industry Panel 1:00 pm

Funding Panel 2:30 pm

  • Lidia Kos, Ph.D., Associate Dean, University Graduate School
  • Karl Krupp, Grants Coordinator, University Graduate School
  • Nicki Fraser, Graduate Student, Ph.D. in Public Administration
  • Rebekah Schulze, Ed.D., Director, Office of Fellowships and Competitive Scholarships
  • Nazife E. Ganapati, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Public Administration
  • Ludmilla Etienne, Associate Director, Research Program Pre-Award, Division of Research

Yoga Session 4:00 pm

**Free Massages by Student Health Services 10:30am – 2:00 pm

FOR EVENT PHOTOS, UPDATES, AND MORE, VISIT: FACEBOOK.COM/UGSGRADSCHOOL

April 9 | Graduate Student Social | Chili's Too Patio

Join your fellow grad students for a relaxed evening filled with free food, signed raffle prizes from the NHL's Florida Panthers, and live music by BiG Tasty and Robbie Elias! Students can also purchase discounted tickets for the NHL's Florida Panthers Grad Appreciation Day (April 4th) match against the Calgary Flames, using the code "FIU" at checkout when visiting FIU Ticketmaster web site. [See flyer for more details]

Grad Social Flyer Panthers Raffle Flyer
BBC Social Flyer

 

 

FOR EVENT PHOTOS, UPDATES, AND MORE, VISIT: FACEBOOK.COM/UGSGRADSCHOOL

April 10 | Provost Awards Recognition Reception

GSAW ends with an awards ceremony acknowledging FIU's outstanding graduate students and faculty. Scholarly Forum and Provost Award recipients are recognized.

Panthers Grad Appreciation Day

Panthers Grad Appreciation Day Flyer

To purchase tickets for the NHL's Florida Panthers Grad Appreciation Day match against the Calgary Flames, please use the code "FIU" at checkout when visiting FIU Ticketmaster web site.

FOR EVENT PHOTOS, UPDATES, AND MORE, VISIT:FACEBOOK.COM/UGSGRADSCHOOL

FOR EVENT PHOTOS, UPDATES, AND MORE, VISIT: FACEBOOK.COM/UGSGRADSCHOOL