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National McNair Scholars Research Competition and Graduate School Fair


OCTOBER 9, 2014 • UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE • Newark, Delaware

McNair Scholars Research Competition and Graduate School Fair
October 9, 2014  •  University of Delaware

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PROSPECTIVE GRADUATE STUDENT VISITATION DAY

  • 10 a.m.—Arrival/Welcome/Program Overview (Perkins Student Center, Gallery Room)

  • 10:30 a.m.—Graduate School Panel
    Faculty representatives and current graduate students will discuss the academic, social and financial aspects of graduate study at UD.

  • 11:45 a.m.—Luncheon

  • 1 p.m.—Conquering Graduate School Admissions and Funding
    An overview of the expectations and procedures for applying to graduate school. We will discuss types of standardized tests for graduate admission, personal statements, how this process is different from applying to undergraduate programs, funding and other general topics related to the graduate school application process.
    Presenters: Dr. Keeley Powell, Assistant Director for Recruitment and Diversity and Mrs. Louise Bank, Director of Graduate Admissions, both from the Office of Graduate and Professional Education

  • 2 p.m.—Campus Tour

GRADUATE SCHOOL FAIR

    • Poster Session I—3-4:15 p.m.
    • Poster Session II—4:30-5:45 p.m.
  • 5 p.m.—UD McNair Information Session & Panel
    Are you interested in becoming a McNair Scholar? This seminar will provide an overview of the application criteria, selection process, scholar expectations, and overall benefits of being selected to as a McNair Scholar at the University of Delaware.
    Presenters: McNair Staff and McNair Scholars

  • 6 p.m.—Poster Awards and Door Prizes

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