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  1. Feb. 15, 2018Webinar offered for students interested in Rhodes Scholarship

    Are you interested in attending a graduate program at the University of Oxford? Did you know that the Rhodes Scholarship, one of the most prestigious and oldest international scholarship programs in the world, is available annually to eligible, elite candidates to hold at Oxford in England?

    Basic eligibility requirements are that you must be between the ages of 19 and 25 by October 1, 2019 and that you must have completed an undergraduate degree prior to going to Oxford.

  2. Feb. 13, 2018Quest will be unavailable February 16-22 for scheduled upgrade

    What is happening? PeopleSoft Campus Solutions, the foundational software for Quest, will be upgraded to the most recent, supported release.

    When is this happening? Starting Friday, February 16 at 4:30 p.m. until Thursday, February 22 at 8:00 a.m. (EST).

    What is the impact? The Quest system will be down and unavailable to clients during this upgrade window. Following the upgrade, clients will notice a new service login page.

  3. Feb. 8, 2018Register now for GRADnavigate

    Academic and professional success in grad school requires navigating a variety of different academic, professional and interpersonal situations. How should you respond to a student who seems to be struggling with mental health? How can you remain motivated and productive when writing your thesis? And, what strategies do you use to manage stress during a busy term? 

    GRADventure is offering a full-day of workshops to equip you with practical skills and tools to achieve success academically, professionally and personally. 

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