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Career Pivot Launches Alumnus to Rarefied Heights of Professional Acclaim
Alumni Spotlight - Jay Kovacs

For more than a decade, Jay Kovacs, an alumnus of the Graduate School at Penn State, has managed and collaborated with engineers and scientists on the development of earth-observing spacecraft, deep space missions to investigate scientific theories about the universe...

Husband and Wife Team Exemplify Graduate Education at Penn State
Husband and Wife Team Exemplify Graduate Education at Penn State

Recent graduates Varun Prabhu and Ushma Doshi are two outstanding alumni of the Graduate School at Penn State. The husband and wife team came to study molecular medicine at the College of Medicine at the Penn State Hershey campus. When their doctoral degree dissertation work came to an end, they chose separate professional paths.

Graduate Students Seek Solutions to Complex Challenges Through Novel Research
Graduate Students Seek Solutions to Complex Challenges Through Novel Research

What if you could predict when a civil war would break out in a country? Or, what if there was a way to reverse the nerve damage associated with traumatic brain injury? Two graduate students at Penn State are doing extraordinary research to solve these problems that impact our global society. 

Das Channels Passion for Penn State to International Alumni, Student Engagement
Das Channels Passion for Penn State to International Alumni, Student Engagement

As an “alumni ambassador” for Penn State Global Programs and chair of the Graduate School Alumni Society’s Global Outreach Committee, Amit Das is casting an indelible imprint of his volunteer service throughout the University and around the world. 

The Graduate School in the News
November 30, 2016
Penn State industrial engineering graduate students, alumnus earn Koopman Prize
Three Penn State industrial engineering graduate students, along with a recent industrial engineering alumnus, were named awardees of the prestigious Koopman Prize by the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences.
November 28, 2016
Penn State doctoral student brings international perspective to her efforts
College of Communications doctoral student Giuliana Sorce -- born in Germany, able to speak seven languages -- studies activism and gender issues while thriving as a teacher, too.
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