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News & Highlights

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Video: 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. ...
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Video: 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. ...
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Mothers’ 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. ...
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Alum 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. ...
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Costa 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. ...

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Deadlines

9/30 Deadline for doctoral students planning to complete a dissertation for December graduation to submit Right to Defend materials to the Graduate School, 309 Hovey Hall.

Defenses

9/30 9:30 AM, DeGarmo Hall 304, Doctoral Dissertation, Cathleen Weber, "McKinney Vento Legislation:  A Policy Analysis of the Evolution of Homeless Law in Illinois"
10/3
9:00 AM, Edwards Hall 306, Doctoral Dissertation, Munib Abdulrehman, "Exploring Cultural Influences of Self-Management of Diabetes in Coastal Kenya"
10/6 
10:00 AM, DeGarmo Hall 304, Doctoral Dissertation, Sarah Highfill, "Building Parent Support for Implementation of Assessment for Learning (A4L) at the High School Level"
10/6 2:30 PM, DeGarmo Hall 304, Doctoral Dissertation, Erin Thomas, "Distinguishing Assessment from Accountability:  Honoring Student Learning and Values in Assessment"
10/9 9:00 AM, Science Lab Building 330, Doctoral Dissertation, Keith Bowers, "Family Life in the House Wren:  Sibling Rivalry, Sex Allocation, and Parental Care" 

Scholarships/Tuition Waivers

Applications being accepted for Diversity Tuition Waivers 

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