- New Graduate Student Orientation
On Wednesday, August 17, the Graduate School sponsored a half-day orientation session for all new graduate students, including new international graduate students. This half-day session was held at the Bryce Jordan Center from 1 to 5 p.m. and was followed by the annual Graduate School Reception at 5 p.m. in the South Annex of the Bryce Jordan Center.
- National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Annual Information Session
The Graduate School will sponsor an information session on Wednesday, September 14, 2016, at 6 p.m. in 112 Kern Graduate Building for Penn State students who are interested in applying to the National Science Foundation for Graduate Research Fellowships. A summary tip sheet and session handouts are available for those who cannot attend.
- 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.
- 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, firmly rooted in the research enterprise but outside of academia.
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