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Grad School 101: Making Corrections to your Thesis

This video shows how to make corrections to your thesis before your final deposit.

From  Charlotte Bauer on 02/4/2019 581 plays 0  

GradCareers: Answering Interview Questions

The thought of answering interview questions is often a source of great anxiety for job seekers. Having a successful interview experience is predicated on your ability to remain composed and…

From  Charlotte Bauer on 12/3/2018 275 plays 0  

GradCareers: "Tell Me About Yourself"

“Tell me about yourself.” This is likely to be the first question you hear at a networking event or interview. And while it’s your first and most important opportunity to build…

From  Charlotte Bauer on 11/30/2018 2,009 plays 0  

GradMAP: Sustainability & the Productive Life

Daniel Wong, Director of Mentoring and Bridge Programs in the Graduate College of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion discusses the importance of how to sustain productivity throughout graduate…

From  Charlotte Bauer on 11/18/2018 136 plays 0  

2018 May University of Illinois Doctoral Hooding Ceremony

May 11, 2018, 11 a.m., Krannert Center for the Performing Arts Keynote speaker: Richard Laugesen The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Campuswide Doctoral Hooding Ceremony. Live streamed…

From  Charlotte Bauer on 06/4/2018 367 plays 0  

WEBINAR: Formatting Your Thesis. **SPRING 2018 deadlines**

The University of Illinois, Graduate College, Thesis Coordinator: Emily Wuchner, shares thesis formatting requirements for SPRING 2018. This includes key deposit tips and tricks! This Thesis Tools…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 03/20/2018 57 plays 0  

10-Minute Tips: Graduate Tuition Waivers

This 10-Minute Tip video explains the importance of graduate tuition waivers and the difference between waiver-generating and self-supported graduate programs.

From  Charlotte Bauer on 02/19/2018 132 plays 0  

2017 December University of Illinois Doctoral Hooding Ceremony

December 16, 2017, 10:30 a.m., Krannert Center for the Performing Arts Keynote speaker: Jennifer C. Greene The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Campuswide Doctoral Hooding Ceremony. Live…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 01/19/2018 0 plays 0  

2017 Research Live! 1st Place: Laura Adamovicz - Turtles in Trouble

"Applications of Health Assessment for Conservation" (Comparative Biosciences) #ResearchLIVE #2017ResearchLIVE #UniversityofILLINOIS Laura is a long-term lover of all things scaly…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 01/19/2018 214 plays 0  

2017 Research Live! 2nd Place: Elizabeth Davis - Stem Cells & Cancer

"Your Brain is Talking Directly to Your Stem Cells" (Neuroscience) #ResearchLIVE #2017ResearchLIVE #UniversityofILLINOIS Can the sympathetic nervous system be used to stop cancer?…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 01/19/2018 96 plays 0  

2017 Research Live! 3rd Place: Payel Kundu - Licorice Helps Brain Aging

"Harnessing Plant Compounds to Promote Healthy Aging" (Neuroscience) #ResearchLIVE #2017ResearchLIVE #UniversityofILLINOIS Can eating more licorice root help brain aging? Payel…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 01/19/2018 77 plays 0  

2017 Research Live! People’s Choice: Robby Goldman - Predicting Volcanic Eruptions

"Unearthing the Secrets of Volcanic Eruptions" (Geology) #ResearchLIVE #2017ResearchLIVE #UniversityofILLINOIS Robby a volcanologist wants to predict where and when the next volcano…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 01/19/2018 75 plays 0  

2017 Research Live! Finalist: Derek Jung - Seeing further or more clearly

On the shoulder of giants. We may see further…but do we see more clearly? Derek researches constrained motion in space aka sub-Riemannian manifold geometry. (Mathematics) #ResearchLIVE…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 01/19/2018 0 plays 0  

2017 Research Live! Finalist: Jenny Peruski (Art History) - Sandals & Culture

"People were always imaging themselves as much more." Jenny studies the spread of Islam in East Africa by looking at how sandals operate as product of social interaction, expression and…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 01/19/2018 0 plays 0  

2017 Research Live! Finalist: Adrienne Ertel (Astronomy) - How Star Dust Gets To Earth

Oh no, astronomy can kill! Luckily Adrienne is researching how star dust is transported to Earth. She models dust grains’ interactions with supernova remnants and the ISM (interstellar medium).…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 01/19/2018 0 plays 0  

2017 Research Live! Finalist: SreeKalyan Patiballa - Auxetics Materials & Pizza

When Auxetics materials are stretched, instead of getting thinner they expand and become “like a deep dish pizza.” SreeKalyan designs engineered materials such as compliant mechanisms,…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 01/19/2018 0 plays 0  

2017 Research Live! Finalist: Cassandra Nikolaus – Food Insecurity on Campus

Cassandra, a first-generation college student, studies community nutrition and food insecurity on campus. Accuracy in measurement is crucial to helping students who don't know where their next…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 01/19/2018 49 plays 0  

2017 Research Live! Finalist: Sarvagya Sharma – Diamonds, Physicist’s Best Friend

Diamonds are a physicist’s best friend. They are a great host for Nitrogen-vacancy centers and studying the neutron Electric Dipole Moment (nEDM). Sarvagy also says the centers can get…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 01/19/2018 46 plays 0  

2017 Research Live! Finalist: Kartik Hegde – Fast Real-Time Video

Real-time video understanding by AI and deep neural networks is extremely important! Think: self-driving cars. Kartik is making sure our mobile phone chips are up for the task. (Computer Science)…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 01/19/2018 54 plays 0  

2017 Research Live! Finalist: Elizabeth Maxwell - Chemotherapy Beads for Cats

Elizabeth has developed “chemotherapy beads“ for locally aggressive cancer in cats - which are applied directly to the tumors (Soft Tissue Sarcomas). She is a veterinarian and small…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 01/19/2018 44 plays 0  

2017 Research Live! Finalist: Huanci Hu - Atmospheric Rivers & Flooding

Huanci studies Atmospheric Rivers (AR) which are “rivers” of water vapor in the atmosphere. She has built models to better predict flood risk in the Pacific Coast of the Western United…

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 01/19/2018 0 plays 0  

10-Minute Tips: Nominating Students for Graduate College Fellowships

This video explains how to prepare effective Nomination Statements when nominating students for a Graduate College fellowship or grant.

From  Charlotte Bauer on 12/14/2017 198 plays

Grad School 101: Thesis Deposit

How to submit your thesis to the Graduate College for approval. For additional information about the University of Illinois deposit process please visit: www.grad.illinois.edu/thesis.

From  Annie Feldmeier Adams on 11/17/2017 2,431 plays 0  

10-Minute Tips: Graduate College Fellowships and Grants

This video provides an overview of Graduate College fellowships and grants. We provide funding to help graduate programs recruit top students, promote diversity, and to support graduate…

From  Charlotte Bauer on 09/1/2017 65 plays 0