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News & Highlights

ISU professor, student conduct solar research at Department of Energy program article thumbnail
ISU professor, student conduct solar research at Department of Energy programIllinois State Technology Professor Jin Jo and graduate student Peter Tozzi '15 are part of the Summer 2016 Visiting Faculty Program through the U.S. Department of Energy. ...
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Student scholars take lead at ISU’s David Foster Wallace ConferenceWhen Zeph Webster’s high school jazz band visited Illinois State University to perform a couple years ago, he snuck away on a secret mission: to see inside Stevenson Hall. ...
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Solving the crime lab conundrum: Technology could bring lab to crime sceneWhen Illinois State Chemistry Professor Christopher Mulligan hears someone say it’ll be a week or two before test results come back from some faraway laboratory, unlike most people, he goes beyond just asking the hard question, “Why?” ...
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Lab studies explore technology and relationships, teach research methodsSusan Sprecher researches the impact technology has on the process of getting acquainted. ...
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ISU scholars use Fivver to examine hiring factorsA simple question led to a research project that has taken two School of Communication graduate students and their professor more than 6,000 miles away from Normal. ...

Updates

Research & Graduate Studies newsletter released

Redbird Scholar is a bi-annual research publication featuring faculty and student research & creative activities.

Deadlines

5/31 Last day for students completing a dissertation for August degree completion to submit Right to Defend materials to the Graduate School.
6/6 Last day for students completing a thesis for August degree completion to submit Right to Defend materials to the Graduate School.
6/20 Last day for students completing a dissertation for August degree completion to submit final deposit materials to the Graduate School.
7/5 Last day for students completing a thesis for August degree completion to submit final deposit materials to the Graduate School.

Defenses

7/21 10:00 AM DeGarmo Hall 551, Doctoral Dissertation, Joshua Hayes, "An Examination of the First-Generation Student Experience at a Small, Privately-Controlled Institution"
7/27 4:00 PM DeGarmo Hall 448, Thesis Defense, Jioyang Bai, "Joint Action and Action-Effect Association in a Movement Control Task"
7/29   9:30 AM Science Lab Building, 330, Doctoral Dissertation, Sirisha Sirobhushanam, "Alternative Pathway for Provision of ACYL COA Precursors for Fatty Acid Biosynthesis: Purification and Kinetic Characterization of Phosphotransbutyrylase and Butyrate Kinase from Listeria Monocytogenes"

Scholarships/Tuition Waivers

Applications being accepted for:
Diversity Tuition Waivers for the summer semester
Ora Bretall Deadlines:  Fall September 15, Spring March 15
Lela Winegarner Deadlines: Fall September 15, Spring March 15

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