Graduate Research Assistantships

Graduate Research Assistantships in Water Science & Policy Program, University of Delaware

We are seeking two highly motivated Graduate Research Assistants (MS or PhD) on a new project investigating the input and fate of nutrients (carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus) from streambank legacy sediments and their implications for water quality. The project will also investigate sediment microbial communities and their role/function in nutrient cycling.
Candidates should have strong background and interests in biogeochemistry, hydrology, soil sciences and/or stream and microbial ecology. The positions are available starting summer/fall 2017. Students will be accepted through the interdisciplinary Water Science and Policy Graduate program: http://www.udel.edu/watersciencepolicy/ at the University of Delaware.
Please send a CV, transcripts, GRE scores, statement detailing research interests, date of availability, and names of three references electronically to Dr. Shreeram Inamdar, email: Inamdar@udel.edu; Phone – 302-831-8877, website: http://udel.edu/~inamdar

GRE & LSAT Exam Prep

The University of Delaware’s Division of Professional and Continuing Studies is offering GRE (Graduate Record Exam) and LSAT (Law School Admission Test) exam prep classes on campus this fall.

For both the LSAT and the GRE, a free strategy workshop is being planned, as well as an intensive exam prep course.

  • GRE Free Strategy Workshop—September 17
  • GRE Test Prep Course—September 24-October 20
  • LSAT Free Strategy Workshop—September 22
  • LSAT Test Prep Course—October 22-December 1

The free strategy workshops are open to anyone wishing to learn more about the GRE or LSAT exam, including study tips, examples of typical exam questions, scoring methods and a Q&A with the test prep instructor. The in-depth exam preparation courses provide expert classroom instruction from experienced exam prep professionals, using proven strategies and techniques to help students prepare for these important tests.

UD students and alumni receive a 15% discount when enrolling in these courses. The strategy workshops are free; online registration is required.

UD’s test prep courses are offered in partnership with Educational Testing Consultants (ETC), a leader in higher education test preparation.

For more information or to register, visit http://www.pcs.udel.edu/testprep/, write tocontinuing-ed@udel.edu or call 302-831-7600.

The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine- Open House

The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine Open House is an opportunity for everyone in the family to discover the fantastic world of veterinary medicine.  Each year we open our doors to the community to see behind the scenes of The Ohio State University’s premiere veterinary school and celebrate the role of animals in people’s lives. This year, the Open House will be held Sunday, Sept. 13 from 12 to 5 p.m.

A self-guided tour will take visitors through the Veterinary Medical Center, where students, faculty and staff will provide information about our services and the profession. The event includes a variety of demonstrations throughout the day, seminars, exhibits and the popular children’s activity center. This is the first time that the Annual Open House will be held in the fall and on a Sunday.

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