PhD student receives Doan Fellowship

Robert Slate, a PhD student in the Department of Environmental Science and Policy, is the recipient of a 2013-2014 Doan Fellowship at the Chemical Heritage Foundation for his research entitled, “Regulating Nanomaterials: Drawing Lessons from TSCA and REACH.”  The award includes a stipend in the amount of $3,000 in support of his research stay of one month.

Important Dates for Students

SPRING 2020 Semester (modified due to COVID-19)

MLK Day (university closed): Jan 20

First day of classes: Jan 21

Spring Break (extended): Mar 9-20

Dissertation/Thesis Deadline: May 8

Last day of classes: May 11

Reading Day(s): May 12

Final Exam Period: May 13-20

University Commencement: May 22 (tentative)

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