Posted: December 19, 2022
Miriam Schlessinger, an undergraduate at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, recently participated in the Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP), a 10-week hands-on summer internship at PRI that aims to enable undergraduate students from underrepresented populations to explore careers in applied science.
Miriam worked with Dr. Nohra...
Posted: October 27, 2022
The Graduate College is excited to announce the winners of the 2022 Graduate Student Leadership Awards: Markera Jones and Donald Molina. The award recognizes graduate students who have exhibited outstanding service that has positively impacted the campus or wider Urbana-Champaign community.
Markera Jones, doctoral student in Psychology, is the...
Posted: October 12, 2022
Three graduate students at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign have been awarded Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA) Fellowships: Owen MacDonald (History), Adrian Wong (Institute of Communications Research), and Marisa Natale (History).
Offered by the US Department of Education, Fulbright-Hays DDRAs are highly...
Posted: September 27, 2022
Kofi M. Bazzell-Smith (School of Art and Design) is a member of the 22—23 graduate cohort for “Imagining Otherwise: Speculation in the Americas,” the inaugural Interseminars initiative funded by the Mellon Foundation. He shares about his experiences with Interseminars below.
How has your understanding of “speculative practice” evolved over the...
Posted: September 8, 2022
Sixteen University of Illinois graduate students have been named Diversifying Higher Education Faculty in Illinois (DFI) Fellows by the Illinois Board of Higher Education.
DFI Fellowships are dedicated to diversifying the faculty and administration at colleges and universities in Illinois. To that end, fellowships support underrepresented...