Upcoming Events

Fall 2018


College of Veterinary Medicine Association of Graduate Students (CVMAGS)

Industry and Entrepreneurship Job Fair and Symposium
Friday, October 19, 2018
ISU Research Park
Details to come

To be determined
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Alumni Room, Noon - 1:00pm
Lunch will be provided

Dr. Paul Plummer - Working in Academia
Tuesday, January 22, 2018
Alumni Room, Noon - 1:00pm
Lunch will be provided

ISSO + Grad College Presentation
Tuesday, February 19, 2018
Alumni Room, Noon - 1:00pm
Lunch will be provided

To be determined
Tuesday, March 12, 2018
Alumni Room, Noon - 1:00pm
Lunch will be provided

To be determined
Tuesday, April 9, 2018
Alumni Room, Noon - 1:00pm
Lunch will be provided


Research Writing Series

Registration: https://cce.grad-college.iastate.edu/acp/seminars.

Part I: Beginning a Scientific Argument in your Introduction – Oct. 17, 4:10-5:40pm, Ross 0124
Part II: Writing the Literature Review – October 18, 3:40-5pm, Pearson 2115
Part III: Revealing your Methods – October 25, 4:10-5:40pm, Ross 0124
Part IV: Unveiling Results – October 29, 1:10-2:40pm, Howe 1304
Part V: Writing the Discussion/Conclusion – October 30, 1:10-2:40pm, Atanasoff B0029
Part VI: Revising with the Research Writing Tutor – October 31, 1:10-2:40pm, Kildee 0105


Graduate College 3MT Competition

Click here to submit an application for the 3MT Competition

Participation Timeline

  • September 24, 2018: Application deadline to be considered for the 3MT competition.
  • October 4, 2018: Applicants will be notified regarding their selection for the 3MT competition.
  • October 8, 2018, 6:00 p.m. at 2105 Pearson: Information Session. Competitors must attend one of two Information Sessions.
  • October 9, 2018, 6:00 p.m. at 2105 Pearson: Information Session. Competitors must attend one of two Information Sessions.
  • October 18, 2018: Contestants need to have the exact titles of their presentations and their slides submitted to the Graduate College.
  • October 23, 2018, 2:10 - 5:00 p.m.: Preliminary Heats. Rooms to be announced.
  • November 5, 2018, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at 2157 Pearson: Final Competition
  • March 20 - 22, 2019: Regional Competition for the Midwest Association of Graduate Schools. (Winner must be able to attend.)


 
 

The ability to clearly and concisely articulate complex research to non-specialist audiences is a vital skill for all graduate students. Participating in the Graduate College’s 3MT competition helps students develop communication skills, allows them to share and take pride in their work, and offers the chance to compete for prizes.


Ramsey Lecture Series

Ramsey Lecture: Jan Sargeant, DVM, MSc, PhD, FCAHS
Director, Centre for Public Health and Zoonoses, and Professor, Department of Population Medicine
One Health in action: Confessions of a veterinary epidemiologist working in the field.
2226 Vet Med
Wednesday, October 31, 12:00 pm

Ramsey Lecture: Chand Khanna
2226 Vet Med
Wednesday, November 28, 12:00 pm

Ramsey Lecture: Paul Keim
2226 Vet Med
Wednesday, December 5, 12:00 pm


Iowa State SACNAS Chapter

Society for Advancement of Hispanics/Chicanos and Native Americans in Science

Welcome Social 
Thursday, September 13
Bessey 248 at 7 PM

Combating Imposter Syndrome
Wednesday, September 19
Multicultural Center, Memorial Union at 5 PM

Precious KNowledge: REvolutionary Education - a documentary on the importance of ethnic studies
Friday, September 21
Parks Library 198 at 6 PM


Dissertation/Thesis Boot Camps

All Boot Camps will be held in Rm. 134 Parks Library

September 27th 2-4pm: Thesis/Dissertation Formatting Boot Camp 1

October 15th 9-11am: Thesis/Dissertation Formatting Boot Camp 2

November 26th 9-11am: Thesis/Dissertation Formatting Boot Camp 3