Graduate Posts
Updates from UNMC Graduate Studies | Summer 2022
Dean's message: Reflections on the last year
Dr. Davies reflects on major happenings over the last year, including a new student wellness advocate, the retirement of Pam Carmines, PhD, and other events.

Prestigious T32 training grant to fund up to six graduate students
The third such program at UNMC will focus on drug discovery for the potential treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

Candid conversations:
Moses New-Aaron
In our video series, Dr. Davies interviews the graduate student of distinction about his time at UNMC, his F31 award, and his philosophy about new opportunities. Click the photo at right to view the video.
Spring convocation: 'If you
want to go far, go together'
Class of 2022 was awarded its hoods and honors, and students celebrated landmark achievements with mentors, loved ones.

Graduate Studies adds wellness advocate position for students
Dr. Donohue will provide counsel on wellness, resiliency, stress management and more.

Graduate-Professional Students Appreciation Week
Graduate-Professional Students Appreciation Week, April 4-8, included an array of activities across UNMC's campuses, including Eggstravaganza, above.
Dr. Carmines retires following final Graduate Studies convocation
Longtime leader Pamela Carmines, PhD, retired following a UNMC career filled with achievement, mentorship, and, yes, golf.

Upcoming events
  • July 19: Zoom Q&A for incoming graduate students, meeting link here.
  • Aug. 2: Zoom Q&A for incoming graduate students, meeting link here.
  • Aug. 9-12, Dissertation Boot Camp, $75 fee will be waived upon completion of the course. Click here for more information.
  • Aug. 11-12: Orientation for new international students.
  • Aug. 16: Graduate Studies matriculation.
  • Aug. 17-19: UNMC-wide new student orientation.
  • Aug. 22: First day of classes.
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