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Announcing the 2020-2021 Leadership in Equity, Inclusion and Diversity (LEID) Fellows
09. 02. 2020
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The Leadership in Equity, Inclusion and Diversity (LEID) Fellowship rewards Ph.D. candidates who have demonstrated a commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion and/or social justice through scholarly activity and/or climate enhancing initiatives.

Announcing the 2020-2021 Fulbright Fellows
07. 21. 2020
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The purpose of the Fulbright program is to increase mutual understanding between people of the United States and other countries through the exchange of persons, knowledge, and skills. Approximately 1,900 grants are available to over 140 countries.

Announcing the Leadership in Equity, Inclusion and Diversity (LEID) Fellowship
07. 17. 2020
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The Graduate School and Graduate School Diversity Office (GSDO) are delighted to announce the Leadership in Equity, Inclusion and Diversity (LEID) Fellowship.

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
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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