VASG 2015-18 Graduate Research Fellowship lunch seminar – Oct. 2, 2014

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October 2, 2014
Research Hall Showcase (Rm. 101)


Dr. Susan Park,  the Assistant Director for Research, Virginia Sea Grant, at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science at the College of William and Mary, will be coming to GMU to meet with students about the Virginia Sea Grant Graduate Research Fellowship and other upcoming opportunities such as the Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship and NMFS-Sea Grant Population Dynamics fellowship.  A lunch seminar will be given at on October 2, 2014 in the Showcase, Research Hall, Room 101 (just under the telescope) from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm.  Dr. Park will give a brief overview of VA Sea Grant and the fellowship process and take questions.  She will speak more broadly about the proposal process and grantsmanship, as it may be helpful professional development for grad students, even if they are not be in coastal/marine science, to hear from a granting agency as they prepare to go off into research careers.

Please RSVP to Sharon Bloomquist at no later than September 19, 2014 .

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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