Archive for October, 2015

Exit surveys for graduating students will roll out on November 1

From the Office of Institutional Assessment: Congratulations on your graduation! Before you go, please tell us about your Mason experience by completing the exit survey. Check your Mason email beginning November 1 for the survey link. Your feedback will help improve Mason to be a better place for everyone! Direct link to the Graduating […]

Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship

Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship The Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship, now offered in Georgia, Indiana and New Jersey, recruits current seniors, recent grads, and alumni with backgrounds in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to teach in high-need secondary schools. Fellows receive a generous stipend ($30,000-32,000) to complete a master’s degree program that includes a full school year […]

2017 Sea Grant Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship

DEADLINE: 5pm EST, February 12, 2016. Virginia Sea Grant is pleased to announce the availability of the 2017 Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship for Virginia graduate students. Please share this email broadly with faculty and students that may have an interest in marine or environmental science, engineering, law, management, policy, planning or related disciplines. The fellowship […]

Dissertation Defense by Michelle Ryan – November 10, 2015

Candidate: J. Michelle Ryan Defense Date: November 10, 2015 @ 10:00am Location: David King Hall 3006 Title: Histological And Geospatial Analysis Of The Mystery Snail (Bellamya Spp.) Populations In The Potomac And Occoquan Rivers Utilizing Citizen Scientist Participation

Two Provost funding opportunities for graduate students – deadlines apply

The Office of the Provost has announced two opportunities for graduate students to secure financial support in the spring and summer of 2016. 1. Spring 2016 Dissertation Completion Grants Dissertation Completion Grants are awarded to doctoral students in the final semester of their dissertation. The Grants enable students to focus full time on research and […]

ESP Dissertation Completion Grant – apply by November 15, 2015

Dissertation Completion Grants are awarded to doctoral students in the final semester of their dissertation. This Grant enables them to focus full time on research and writing, improving the quality of their work, and shortening the time to complete their degree. The Environmental Science and Policy Graduate Program will be awarding two dissertation completion grants to […]

The Data Incubator Fellowship – application open for winter session

  Program: The Data Incubator is an intensive 7 week fellowship that prepares masters, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists. The program is free for Fellows and supported by sponsorships from hundreds of employers across multiple industries. In response to the overwhelming interest in our earlier […]