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News & Highlights

Video: ISU math robots help cancer clinic kids article thumbnailVideo: ISU math robots help cancer clinic kidsPh.D. student Megan Nickels wants to know how children with cancer and other chronic illness can learn math through educational robotics. ...
Video: Students help Special Olympics athletes article thumbnailVideo: Students help Special Olympics athletesAudiology mentor Ryan Mulligan '11 and a team of student volunteers are helping Special Olympics Illinois athletes as they compete in the Summer Games at Illinois State. ...
Mothers’ bravery in Argentina inspires visual culture grad article thumbnailMothers’ bravery in Argentina inspires visual culture gradMeghan Bosko left in early May for Argentina, where she plans to further explore how artists and filmmakers responded to dictatorships that were all too common in Latin America in the 1970s. ...
Alum shines light on where abuse and HIV collide article thumbnailAlum shines light on where abuse and HIV collideFor decades, School of Social Work graduate Kat Griffith has been an advocate bringing light to the intersection between HIV and women in abusive relationships. ...
Costa Rican jungle becomes living classroom for biology students article thumbnailCosta Rican jungle becomes living classroom for biology studentsFor 10 days over the Thanksgiving break, 12 students in the School of Biological Sciences came eyeball-to-eyeball with tropical monkeys, snakes, and ants in one of the liveliest places in the world. ...

Coming Soon


8/27  Deadline for students completing a thesis or dissertation for a December 2014 graduation to submit a Proposal Approval form to the Graduate School - 309 Hovey Hall.


8/28 11:00 AM, Stevenson Hall 409 G, Doctoral Dissertation, Matthew Kim, "Using Writing Studio Pedagogy to Help Students Reclaim Their Disabilities and Sexualities in a High School Writers' Workshop"
8/29 11:00 AM, DeGarmo Hall 404, Doctoral Dissertation, Jesse Logue, "Acquisition of Discrete Trial Training Skills Through Brief Training Modalities:  A Comparison of In-vivo and Video Training"
8/29 3:00 PM, DeGarmo Hall 435F, Master's Thesis, Andrew Eichler

Scholarships/Tuition Waivers

Applications being accepted for Diversity Tuition Waivers 
Applications being accepted for Lela Winegarner Scholarship
Applications being accepted for Ora Bretall Scholarship


9/16 Graduate Council Meeting - 111 Williams Hall
9/17 Graduate Coordinator's Meeting - 1F Williams Hall


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