Monthly Archives: October 2012

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Final Fall 2012 Panel — Women in the Academy: Experiences and Strategies for Success

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The USC Graduate School’s Diversity Outreach and Academic Professional Development Programs are sponsoring the final Panel of the Fall 2012 Semester: Letisha Wyatt (Advanced Doctoral Candidate, Pharmacology), Dr. Kelly Kent (Postdoctoral Research Associate), Dr. Kristan Venegas (Faculty Member in Higher Education), Dr. Andrea Armani (Faculty Member in Chemical Engineering) entitled, “Women in the Academy: Experiences […]

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Doctoral Student Animates Research for NSF Contest

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Candy Hwang, a second-year doctoral candidate in chemistry and National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research fellow, has presented her research in an offbeat manner this fall. Hwang entered “Creating the Future,” a multimedia competition that challenges NSF fellows to express how their research may shape the future. A 90-second video created by Hwang and her […]

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Diversity Outreach and Academic Professional Development Programs’ Final Seminars and Panel

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The USC Graduate School’s Diversity Outreach and Academic Professional Development Programs want to reminder you about the final 3 Seminars and 1 Panel remaining for the Fall 2012 Semester. The offerings are as follows: Seminars Writing the Job Market Package: Cover Letters & Personal Statements (Wed, 10/31, 3 – 5 p.m.) Writing the Job Market […]

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Pressures to Publish in the Academy: Perspectives and Advice from Postfrom Post–Docs and Faculty MembersDocs Members

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The USC Graduate School’s Diversity Outreach and Academic Professional Development Programs are sponsoring a Panel with Dr. Jody Agius Vallejo (Sociology), Dr. Jan Ahmed (Earth Science), and Dr. Marcela Cuellar (Postdoctoral Research Associate) entitled, “Pressures to Publish in the Academy: Perspectives and Advice from Post-Docs and Faculty Members” Thursday, October 25th at 3:30 p.m. in […]

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USC APD & EDGE Present “Acquiring the Academic Mentoring You Need & Preparing for a Global Market”

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The USC Graduate School’s Diversity Outreach and Academic Professional Development Programs are sponsoring a featured presentation by Dr. Steven Lamy entitled, “Acquiring the Academic Mentoring You Need & Preparing for a Global Market: Making the most of your experiences with USC Faculty, Advisors, and Support Programs” Dr. Lamy will encourage you as a current doctoral […]

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USC Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE) Honors four Ph.D. Candidates with Merit Fellowship

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Every year, the USC Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE) program awards Merit Fellowships to four current Ph.D. students who demonstrate excellence in their fields. Nominated for the award by their department chairs, recipients of the fellowship engage in exceptional research and are making great strides in their disciplines. The WiSE program awards the $5,000 […]