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The Graduate School Office is seeking a graduate assistant for the 2015-16 academic year to design electronic and print materials, and to take and edit photographs for various publications. Full-time graduate students proficient in Adobe Creative suite and willing to work within UC and Graduate School branding guidelines are welcome to apply. Preference will be given to students with strong graphic design and photography portfolios.
It may not feel (or look) like it yet, but spring is here in Cincinnati! It’s time to venture outdoors and off campus. With finals week only a month away, now is the time to enjoy spring in Cincinnati before you have to buckle down for those end-of-semester assignments. In case you need a little inspiration to get out and get going, we have a few suggestions for you.
The Graduate School Office is seeking a graduate assistant for the 2015-16 academic year to write and edit electronic and print materials. Full-time graduate students proficient in Microsoft Office and willing to work within UC and Graduate School style guides are welcome to apply. Preference will be given to students with strong writing samples.
Have you ever dreamed about conducting research or scholarship in another country? If so, you should consider applying for a Fulbright. The Fulbright U.S. Student Program is a well-known, highly competitive and incredibly prestigious grant program. Take a look at what it has to offer, and get information about applying today!
Jeff Brewer, a doctoral student in geography, has been hard at work researching water management techniques at the Yaxnohcah Maya site in southern Campeche, Mexico. Take a look at the research that earned him the National Science Foundation's Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant!
Did you know that, as both a UC student and a resident of Cincinnati, there are incredible technology resources at your fingertips? Whether it’s for a class project, a home project or just general fun, you have the chance to work with specialized equipment and software, from portable green screens and video editing software to 3D printers, sewing machines and the “EggBot.” The UC Libraries and the Cincinnati Public Library provide state of the art technology—often for little to no cost—and their knowledgeable staff can help you make the most of these tools.
As graduate students and postdocs, it’s easy to find ourselves a little strapped for cash. That being said, there are some services that we absolutely have to be able to pay for, like healthcare, dental care and vision care. There’s no harm in trying to save some money while paying for these often expensive necessities, but it’s important to know what your options are. Plus, saving money at the cost of your health isn’t something you should be considering. Take a moment and read through our tips and tricks for finding affordable, full-body health care.
As an undergraduate student, you were probably asked incessantly what your major was and how you could use that degree in the “real world.” But how many times were you asked why you chose to go to your undergraduate institution and how you made that decision? Ainsley Lambert, a UC sociology student, focused on these questions for her master’s thesis, which was chosen to represent UC in the social sciences category of the Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools (MAGS) Distinguished Thesis Award competition.