Graduate School News

University community invited to Graduate Education Summit Nov. 1

October 17, 2013

Three student groups will host a panel discussion Nov. 1 on the state of graduate education in North Carolina and the nation.

The University community is invited to attend the Graduate Education Summit, which will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the theater of the Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History on the UNC-Chapel Hill campus.

“The Graduate Education Summit is an opportunity to bring leaders in higher education and government together to discuss the future of graduate education, initiated by student questions,” said Michael Bertucci, one of the event coordinators and a doctoral student in chemistry. “We hope the Summit will spotlight how graduate education is an integral part of the UNC campus community and state and federal economic growth.”

Invited panelists are:

The UNC-Chapel Hill event is presented by Student Advocates for Graduate Education, the UNC Graduate and Professional Student Federation and the UNC Science Policy Advocacy Group.

For more information, please contact Michael Bertucci or Deb Saine.