Graduate Blog

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May 18, 2018

A Ph.D. scholarship on Road and Traffic is available at Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italy

This scholarship is reserved for students who got/are getting the master from outside Italy.

For more information, please contact

Prof. Francesca Dezi

+39 338 21 89 772

May 18, 2018

This summer, the Graduate College Career Development Office will hold workshops on a range of topics, all specifically addressing the needs of graduate students at Illinois. The Summer 2018 workshop series includes:

Faculty Job Search Retreat Talking About Your Research Strategies for Managing Difficult Projects Explaining Your Graduate-Level Experience in Resumes & Cover Letters Nonacademic Interview Strategies for Grad Students Staying Organized during a Job Search as a Busy Grad Student Career Exploration Group

See the full schedule and learn more online.

May 18, 2018

The USGS Central Midwest Water Science Center (serving Illinois, Iowa, and Missouri) is seeking associate, undergraduate, and graduate level students working towards a degree in engineering and other related majors for an internship opportunity to gain practical experience in hydrology.  Additional details, including application procedures, can be found in the attached announcement. 



May 17, 2018

PhD Final Defense – Matthew Czapiga

Improvements to Geometric Morphodynamic Models of River Deltas

Advisor: Professor Gary Parker

Date: Tuesday May 29th, 9:00 am

Location: 1518 Hydrosystems Lab