Posted: August 30, 2021
Reshmina William has been awarded an American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Science & Technology Policy Fellowship (STPF) as a science advisor for the Federal Judicial Center (FJC). William is a three-time alumna of the Grainger College of Engineering (Civil & Environmental Engineering B.S. '14, M.S. '15, Ph.D. '19) and...
Posted: August 29, 2021
The Graduate College is proud to announce that Derek Attig, the assistant dean for career and professional development, has been elected president-elect of the Graduate Career Consortium. The GCC is an international organization serving higher education professionals working in graduate student career development.
As part of GCC's Executive...
Posted: August 27, 2021
The Graduate College is proud to announce Christina Harms, an office manager in academic affairs at the Graduate College, is a Chancellor’s Distinguished Staff Awardee. Harms advises students and staff in university departments on academic policy, graduation processing, and procedures in support of over 18,000 graduate students.
Posted: July 21, 2021
ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery, announced that Chuchu Fan (MS '16, PhD '19) received the 2020 ACM Doctoral Dissertation Award for her dissertation “Formal Methods for Safe Autonomy: Data-Driven Verification, Synthesis, and Applications.” The dissertation makes foundational contributions to the verification of embedded and cyber-...
Posted: June 15, 2021
Two University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign graduate students have been offered grants through the Fulbright US Student Program. Christopher Goodwin and Rhiannon Hein, both PhD candidates in History, will use their Fulbrights to conduct dissertation research overseas.
The Fulbright U.S. Student Program builds international relationships to...