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Who Is Matt Amodio, Jeopardy! Champion?

August 9, 2021

The article below is reprinted from Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science Departments: Computer Science Proving that he’s equally versed in the founding fathers, the Beatles, Ethiopian leaders, and many, many other topics, Matt Amodio is... read more

Expectations for an In-Person Fall 2021

August 6, 2021

A Message from Dean Cooley Copied to: DGSs; Chairs; Registrars In this message: Fall semester in person for all; mask and vaccination policies; Teaching Fellow expectations Dear graduate students, As Fall 2021 approaches, you may have questions... read more

Reinstituting Masking Requirement

July 30, 2021

Senior Vice President for Operations Jack Callahan and Provost Scott Strobel on July 30, 2021 Reinstituting Masking Requirement  

Reminder to report vaccination status

July 9, 2021

A Message from Dean Cooley Copied to: DGSs, Chairs, Registrars In this message: Reminder to document your vaccination by August 1 Dear graduate students, I am writing to remind you that all students must fulfill the COVID-19 vaccination... read more

GSAS Staff Updates

June 18, 2021

A Message from Dean Cooley Copied to: Registrars In this message: GSAS staff announcements: new Assistant Dean of Graduate Student Life Matthew Tanico, promotions for Jennifer Mendelsohn to Director of the McDougal Graduate Student Center and... read more

Modified travel and outdoor gathering policies

June 10, 2021

A Message from Dean Cooley Copied to: DGSs, Chairs, Registrars In this message: Graduate student travel notifications no longer required; pre-packaged food allowed at outdoor gatherings Dear graduate students, I am glad to share two updates... read more


June 8, 2021

A Message from Dean Cooley Copied to: Chairs, DGSs, registrars In this message: Gratitude for our community’s support of graduate students during the pandemic. As we transition from a very challenging academic year to summer research and vacations... read more

Last-minute Commencement reminders

May 20, 2021

A Message from Dean Cooley Copied to: DGSs, Chairs, Registrars In this message: Last-minute Commencement reminders Dear graduate students, I hope you are looking forward to Commencement this Sunday, May 23 at 10 a.m. By all reports, Old Campus is... read more

2021 G&P Porter and Field Prize Winners

May 19, 2021

Reprinted from the  Office of the Secretary and Vice President for University Life In this short video, Bench Ansfield (American Studies), Stefano Daniele (Neuroscience), and Zuri Sullivan (Immunobiology) speak to their prizewinning dissertations.... read more

Announcing the 2021 Graduate Mentor Awards

April 26, 2021

The Graduate Mentor Award recognizes faculty members who are exceptional in fostering the intellectual, professional, and personal development of their students. It is the University's principal award for superb teaching, advising and mentoring of... read more