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Graduate School launches Faculty Fighting Racism, a resource for U faculty
07. 01. 2020
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The Graduate School Diversity Consultation Team has launched Faculty Fighting Racism, an online, curated set of books, articles, videos, and podcasts for graduate faculty intended to serve as a first step in understanding what it means to be anti-racist. 

Announcing the 2020 Graduate School Best Dissertation Award Winners
06. 24. 2020
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One graduate student from each of four groups – arts and humanities, biological and life sciences, physical sciences and engineering, and social sciences and education – was chosen by faculty from the broad disciplinary area. Selections were based on the originality and importance of the research, as well as the potential for the student to make an unusually significant contribution to their field. 

2020-2021 Doctoral Dissertation Fellows
06. 05. 2020

The Graduate School is pleased to announce the 2020-2021 Doctoral Dissertation Fellows. 

2020-2021 Endowed Fellowship Recipients
05. 29. 2020
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2020-2021 Endowed Fellowship Recipients Announced

Death of Mr. George Floyd: Graduate School Message of Support
05. 28. 2020
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A message from Scott Lanyon, Vice Provost & Dean of Graduate Education

2020-2021 Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship Recipients Announced
05. 18. 2020
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The Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship (IDF) provides a unique opportunity for outstanding Ph.D. students who are engaged in interdisciplinary research to study with faculty at one of the University’s interdisciplinary research centers or institutes during the fellowship year. 

A Good Time to Consider Graduate School
04. 23. 2020
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Considering graduate school? Many graduate and professional programs at the University of Minnesota are still accepting applications for Fall 2020

Graduate School to Host Virtual Achieve & Uplift Program Celebrating Graduating COSP Students
04. 20. 2020
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On Monday, April 27th, the Graduate School will virtually host Achieve & Uplift, an evening of inspiration for both graduating and continuing Community of Scholars Program (COSP) students.

Focusing on Your Academic Health
03. 31. 2020
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The Graduate School has put together suggestions of how to focus on things you normally might not have the opportunity to do - whether it’s related to research, career advancement, or self-care.

Graduate School Virtual Office Notice
03. 27. 2020
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The Graduate School is now running a virtual office environment until further notice.