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Current News from the Graduate School

International Careers Mingle - The Center for Career Development and the Department of Political Science are hosting an International Careers Mingle on October 4th from 5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. At this event, you will have a chance to learn about international careers from seasoned professionals, explore career options in the field, and gain advice on starting your career in the international arena. Find out more information and how to register. Please contact Mary Beth Browder at with questions.
EndNote Training in the Library - Looking for a good way to manage all of your references for research and publishing? EndNote is a valuable tool to help you keep track of your bibliographies. The UT Libraries are offering training in EndNote on September 7 (3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.), September 23 (1:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m.), and October 4 (3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.). Send an e-mail to to register for a training session.
Anthropology Student Receives Fellowships for Study in Greece - Kaitlyn Stiles, a PhD candidate in Anthropology at UT, recently received two awards that will allow her to extend her time in Greece to conduct her dissertation research. One of these awards is the Olivia James Traveling Fellowship, offered by the Archaeological Institute of America, while the other is a research associate position at the Malcolm H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological Science at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens. Find out more about Stiles' work in Greece.
PhD Student to Attend Prestigious Conference - Congratulations to Accounting and Information Management PhD student Michelle Harding! Michelle has been invited to attend the University of Texas, Austin and the University of Waterloo Second Biennial Taxation Research Symposium on October 6 and 7, 2016 in Waterloo, Ontario.
UT Community Helping Baton Rouge Flood Relief Efforts - Our friends and SEC neighbors in Baton Rouge have been hit particularly hard by devastating flood conditions. The campus-wide disaster relief effort is continuing to evolve to better serve those in need. Campus Safety offers many ways you can assist in these efforts. Be a Volunteer!
Chemistry Graduate Student Designs Cover Art for Journal - Preeti Chandrachud, a fifth-year graduate student in the Department of Chemistry has designed the cover art for a recent issue of the journal Organometallics, an issue in which she published a top manuscript designated for the cover feature. Get the full story on the Department of Chemistry website.
IRB 101 - IRB members are offering workshops for faculty, staff, and students to provide a “101” for understanding IRB requirements and procedures. Sessions are open to the whole campus. If your faculty or students are wanting to know how to get human subjects approval for research at UT, or just need a refresher, these can be very valuable opportunities. Find out about available times and dates.
Fellowship Programs in Germany and Russia - Two fellowship programs have opened their application season recently, for graduate students who have recently graduated, or will be graduating soon. These fellowship programs offer Americans the opportunity to complete fully-financed high-level professional programs in either Germany or Russia. Find out more about the fellowships.

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