October 15, 2010

Spring Commencement

The CEHD graduate commencement ceremony will be held on the evening of Thursday, May 12. More details on participation will be coming soon.

Note the following requirements for participation: MA and SC students must have a degree program on file. PhD students must have submitted the thesis proposal and thesis planning panel forms.

Posted by kwalter at 3:48 PM

October 14, 2010

CURA Dissertation Research Grant

The Center for Urban and Regional Affairs (CURA) Dissertation Research Grant is intended to support dissertation research on significant issues or topics related to urban areas.

The program provides one year of support to a Ph.D. candidate in good academic standing at the University of Minnesota for the purpose of completing dissertation research on a significant issue or topic related to urban areas in the upper Midwest region of the United States. Recipients must have passed the preliminary exam stage and have approved dissertation proposals by March 1, 2011. Following completion of the research, recipients are expected to produce a 3500-word manuscript suitable for publication in the CURA Reporter, and to acknowledge CURA support in any other publications stemming from the dissertation research assisted through this grant.

The application deadline is February 10, 2011. More information is available at http://www.cura.umn.edu/Dissertation.php.

Posted by kwalter at 10:50 AM

October 12, 2010

COGS Representative

Breanne Byiers has volunteered to serve as Ed Psych's representative to the Council of Graduate Students (COGS). Breanne is a doctoral student in Special Ed.

Posted by kwalter at 3:10 PM

Dissertation Seminar

The Scholarly Community is cordially invited to share the Final Oral Dissertation presentation by

Jason Netland

In partial fulfillment of requirements for PhD in Educational Psychology

A Thesis Submitted to the Faculty of the Graduate School of the University of Minnesota

Measuring Psychopathy Traits and Antisocial Behaviors In Three Groups of Male Adolescent Sex Offenders and Male Non-sexual Delinquents

Wednesday, October 27, 2010
9:00-10:00 a.m.
10 Education Sciences Building

Professor Sherri Turner, chair
Professor John Romano, advisor
Professor Thomas Hummel
Professor Michael Miner

Posted by kwalter at 3:07 PM