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Current News from the Graduate School

New to UT? Be Sure to Submit Immunization Records - If you are an incoming graduate student at UT who has never been enrolled at UT before, even as an undergraduate student, Student Health Services would like you to remember to turn in your immunization records. These records should be submitted to the Immunization Coordinator, Sherri Besancenez. Requirements and instructions for this process can be found at
Graduate Assistant Position in the Chancellor’s Honors Program - The Chancellor’s Honors Program (CHP) seeks to hire a graduate student assistant who will assist with program administration and event planning. This position will work closely with the program’s Associate Director and will interact with other university administrators and faculty members on a regular basis. Download more information about the position.
Programs Abroad Office is Seeking a Graduate Assistant - The Programs Abroad Office (PAO) is seeking a graduate assistant for the 2018-19 academic year. The PAO manages education abroad mobility for undergraduate and graduate students and works closely with faculty and academic departments on the development of education abroad programming. The graduate assistant will join an office of 7 full-time staff and 6 student workers and will assist with a variety of functions. Download more information about this position.
Parking on Campus During Concert Tonight - UT is expecting 14,000+ guests tonight, Wednesday June 6, for the Def Leppard/Journey concert. For those who will be on campus today, be aware that getting around the campus near Thompson Boling could be challenging. Visit Parking & Transit Services for more details.
Free Mentoring Program for STEM Graduate Students - STEM VIP is offering a free 12-week program to provide mentoring for STEM graduate students and post-docs. Each weekly session takes place via video conference, starting June 13. The program is accepting 50-100 students from all over the US, so register soon! Download a flyer for more information.
GTA Position in Off-Campus and Commuter Services - Note: This position is no longer accepting applications.Off-Campus and Commuter Services is seeking a graduate teaching assistant to assist in the overall planning, marketing and implementation of all Commuter Student Engagement programs for 20,000 commuter students; develop instruments to evaluation programs and services; coordinate a student-led commuter group; and to assist in many other tasks centered around commuter student engagement. Applicants should be enrolled in a graduate program at UT, with a preference given to students in the College Student Personnel program pursuing a career in higher education/student affairs. Excellent marketing and communications skills, as well as a dedication to working with off-campus and commuter students, are also qualifications for this position. Download more information about this position, or contact Meghan Woodward at
Spring 2018 Graduate Hooding Ceremony - The Spring 2018 Graduate Hooding Ceremony took place at Thompson-Boling Arena on May 10 and it was a wonderful ceremony. Congratulations to all of our graduates and everyone appreciates your sharing this moment with us. Read more about the ceremony.
Spring 2018 Graduate Hooding Ceremony Tonight! - Congratulations to all our graduate and professional students that are graduating spring 2018! We hope to see you all at the Spring 2018 Graduate Hooding Ceremony. If you are participating in the Ceremony, please be there at 6:00 p.m. We have a few things for you to remember.

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