Headlines & Highlights
Dietrich School Political Science Professors Explore Gender Gap in U.S. Elections
An interest in the gender gap between representations of female candidates in U.S. elections compared to their male counterparts led two Dietrich School professors to take the issue into the laboratory for three years of research. Associate Professors Kristin Kanthak and Jonathan Woon have published the first phase of their research findings online in the American Journal of Political Science.
Mark Collins Wins 2015 Ampco-Pittsburgh Award for Excellence in Advising
Mark Collins, Lecturer and Environmental Science Coordinator in the Department of Geology and Planetary Science, has been named the recipient of the 2015 Ampco-Pittsburgh Award for Excellence in Advising. This annual award recognizes Dietrich School faculty members for outstanding academic advising of undergraduate students.
Dietrich School Graduate Students Invited to Submit Abstracts for March 2015 Grad Expo
Abstracts are now being accepted for the 15th annual Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences Grad Expo, a celebration and showcase of the rich and varied graduate student research happening within the Dietrich School.
Three Minute Thesis Competition Invites Participants
The Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences is hosting a "three minute thesis" competition for PhD students on February 12, 2015. Participating Dietrich School PhD students will have three minutes to present a compelling oration on the dissertation and its significance. Participants must be admitted to candidacy.