Grad School NEWS
The Graduate School is accepting applications for one (1) Graduate Assistant position within the Stodder Hall office for the 2015-2016 Academic Year. Interested applications should review the job description and send a cover letter, resume, and two references to Crystal Burgess (email@example.com).
The 28th Annual Graduate Student and Faculty Recognition (Hooding) Ceremony will be held on Friday, May 8th, 2015 from 4 to 6 pm at the Alfond Arena. A reception in Wells Conference Center will immediately follow. For more information please see the appropriate link below, or contact the Graduate School at firstname.lastname@example.org or 207.581.3291.
The Canadian-American Center is looking for students interested in a 6-week summer program to study French. This opportunity is open to all graduate students. For more information about this award, please go to: http://umaine.edu/canam/graduate-students/foreign-language-and-areas-studies-flas-awards/
The University of Maine Graduate School is pleased to announce the following award recipients for the 2015-2016 academic year.
Chase Distinguished Research Assistantship (CDRA)Kalyn Bickerman Ecology and Environmental Science Shengen Chen Electrical Engineering Amber Heller Anthropology and Environmental Policy Siglinde Langholz Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Hannah Lawrence Clinical Psychology Erik Reardon History Won Joon Song Earth and Climate Sciences Cong Tian Biomedical Science Daniel Weaver Wildlife Ecology Lisa Weeks Chemical Engineering
Michael J. Eckardt Dissertation Fellowship in MEIF Areas (Formerly MEIF)
Janet Waldron Dissertation Research Fellowship (JWDRF)
The Foster Center for Student Innovation has an open Graduate Assistant position beginning April 15, 2015 until August 31, 2015. Please click here for more information.
The College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture will be holding their annual Graduate Student Research Awards Competition on February 27, 2015 in 57 Stodder Hall. Faculty, staff, graduate and undergraduate students are encouraged to attend for all or part of the competition. The schedule can be found here.
Learn or improve your French this summer!
Participate in a French immersion program offered by the Canadian-American Center
The Summer FLAS Awards cover tuition and a stipend and are intended for graduate students.
- Middlebury College (Vermont) for Beginners
- McGill University (Montreal), Université Laval (Quebec City) for Intermediate and Advanced students in French
*Other immersion programs are available
For more info: UMAINE.EDU/CANAM
Contact Dr. FREDERIC RONDEAU with any questions: FREDERIC.RONDEAU_MAINE.EDU
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS APRIL 1, 2015
THIS SUMMER PROGRAM PROVIDES THE EQUIVALENT OF ONE ACADEMIC YEAR OF LANGUAGE TRAINING.
Program: The Data Incubator is an intensive six-week fellowship that prepares masters, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM + social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists. The program is free for fellows and supported by sponsorships from dozens of employers across multiple industries. In response to the overwhelming interest in our earlier sessions, we will be holding another fellowship.
Locations: There will be both an in-person (in NYC and DC) and online section of the fellowship.
Dates: All sections will be from 03/23/15 to 05/01/15
Who should apply: Anyone within one year of graduating from a masters or PhD program or who has already obtained a masters or PhD is welcome to apply. Applications from international students welcome. There is a common application for both the online and in-person sections. Everyone else is encouraged to sign-up for a future session.