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Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 1:00pm
126 ITLE

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) 2015 Application Workshop

This competitive program provides $138,000 in Federal support for your graduate education.

Dr. Sheryl Tucker, Associate Provost for Graduate Education and Dean of the Graduate College, Former NSF GRFP Program Director and Fellow will hold a workshop on how to submit an application to the GRFP on Thursday, September 3 from 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. in 126 ITLE. Dr. Tucker’s presentation will include a panel discussion of current and former OSU NSF GRFP Fellows.

Are you in Tulsa and want to see the presentation? The workshop will be simulcast to OSU-Tulsa Main Hall (MCB) 2205 and OSU-Center for Health Sciences D201.

Who should attend?  Undergraduates who are United States citizens, nationals or permanent residents nearing graduation; and, first-year and first-semester, second- year graduate students interested in or currently pursuing a graduate degree in one of the NSF-supported fields:  Chemistry; Computer & Information Sciences;  Engineering; Geosciences; Life Sciences; Materials Research;  Mathematical Sciences; Physics & Astronomy;  Social, Behavioral & Economic Sciences;  Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education & Learning Research.

The National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees at accredited US institutions.

Please click here to Register for the workshop today:

Student Travel Award for Submission of a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program Proposal

Enrolled OSU graduate students who are eligible to apply to the National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP; October 2015 deadlines) will qualify for up to $300 in travel expense reimbursements from the OSU Graduate College for single-event travel expenses related to professional development, such as attendance at a professional conference/meeting or collection of research data.

Apply for a Student Travel Award:

 

Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 6:00pm
206 Edmon Low Library

As part of the Library's Graduate Research and Writing Lab collaboration, there will be four special workshops highlighting the interconnectivity of the research and writing process. Graduate students from all disciplines are welcome to register for the workshops.

This workshop focuses the research process.
 

More Information: 

 

Monday, September 14, 2015 - 10:30am
Stillwater campus: Physical Sciences 121
The Plan of Study is required for all degree-seeking graduate students.  Learn how to navigate the online Plan of Study and gain insight to university policies and procedures as they relate to graduate student matriculation.  An initial Plan of Study must be completed during the second term (for Master’s students) and third term (for Doctoral students).   Select one session to attend.  No RSVP required.
 
Stillwater campus: 
Monday, September 14, 10:30 – 11:00 a.m., Physical Sciences 121
Monday, September 14, 3:30 – 4:00 p.m., Morrill Hall 103  
 
Center for Health Sciences campus: 
Friday, September 18, 1:00 – 1:30 p.m., Room E-378
 
Tulsa campus: 
Monday, September 21, 3:30 – 4:00 p.m., Main Hall 2301
Monday, September 21, 5:30 – 6:00 p.m., Main Hall 2301
 
Monday, September 14, 2015 - 3:30pm
Stillwater campus: Morrill Hall 103
Friday, September 18, 2015 - 1:00pm
Center for Health Sciences campus: Room E-378
Monday, September 21, 2015 - 12:00pm
The Three Minutes Thesis (3MT®)  has been used with great success to train OSU research master’s and doctoral students in this skill, and now with the inauguration of the new Three Minute Presentation (3MP) competition for non-thesis master’s, specialist and graduate certificate students, the same communication skills development will be available to these students.
 
Registration on the Graduate College website will open Monday August 17, 2015 and close Monday September 21, 2015 at 11:59 a.m.. Registrants will provide their name, CWID, graduate program, advisor, presentation title, and select a preliminary round that their schedule permits them to participate in. If their registration is accepted, they will select a time slot in the preliminary round for making their presentation.
 
Monday, September 21, 2015 - 3:30pm
Tulsa campus: Main Hall 2301
Monday, September 21, 2015 - 5:30pm
Tulsa campus; Main Hall 2301
Monday, September 28, 2015 - 6:00pm
206 Edmon Low Library

As part of the Library's Graduate Research and Writing Lab collaboration, there will be four special workshops highlighting the interconnectivity of the research and writing process. Graduate students from all disciplines are welcome to register for the workshops.

This workshop focuses on connecting research and writing.

More Information: 

 

 

Monday, October 5, 2015 - 3:30pm
Tulsa campus: Main Hall 2301
Monday, October 5, 2015 - 5:30pm
Tulsa campus: Main Hall 2301
Monday, October 12, 2015 - 1:00pm
Center for Health Sciences campus: Room E-378
Monday, October 12, 2015 - 2:30pm
Center for Health Sciences campus: Room E-378
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 10:30am
Stillwater campus: Physical Science 121
All graduate students who intend to complete a thesis or dissertation are required to attend this presentation (or watch the online video) prior to graduation.  Topics include policies and procedures leading to graduation as well as thesis/dissertation formatting requirements.  Select one session to attend.  No RSVP required.
 
Tulsa campus: 
Monday, October 5, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m., Main Hall 2301
Monday, October 5, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m., Main Hall 2301
 
Center for Health Sciences campus
Monday, October 12, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m., Room E-378
 
Stillwater campus: 
Tuesday, October 13, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m., Physical Science 121
Tuesday, October 13, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m., Physical Science 108
 
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 2:00pm
Stillwater campus: Physical Science 108
Monday, October 19, 2015 - 3:30pm
Tulsa campus; Main Hall 2301
Monday, October 19, 2015 - 5:30pm
Tulsa campus; Main Hall 2301
Monday, October 19, 2015 - 6:00pm
206 Edmon Low Library

As part of the Library's Graduate Research and Writing Lab collaboration, there will be four special workshops highlighting the interconnectivity of the research and writing process. Graduate students from all disciplines are welcome to register for the workshops.

This workshop focuses on how to plan your writing process.

More Information: 

 

 

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 10:30am
Stillwater campus: Human Sciences 330

This presentation is recommended for all graduate students who intend to earn a Master’s degree but are not required to complete a thesis.  Familiarize yourself with the policies and procedures leading to graduation.  Select one session to attend.  No RSVP required

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 2:00pm
Stillwater campus: Physical Sciences 108
Monday, November 9, 2015 - 6:00pm
206 Edmon Low Library

As part of the Library's Graduate Research and Writing Lab collaboration, there will be four special workshops highlighting the interconnectivity of the research and writing process. Graduate students from all disciplines are welcome to register for the workshops.

This workshop focuses on literature reviews.

More Information: 

 

 

Friday, December 11, 2015 - 7:00pm
Gallagher-Iba Arena

 

Fall 2015

Graduate Commencement Ceremony

Location & Time:

  • Friday, December 11, 2015
  • Gallagher-Iba Arena
  • Students & Faculty (including doctoral advisors) assemble at 6:15 p.m.
  • Candidate Processional begins at 6:35 p.m. 
  • Ceremony begins at 7:00 p.m.

 

For more information and details, see the full Graduate Commencement page

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