Doctoral Student Celebration 6/14

A celebration of completion for all Ph.D., Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Physical Therapy, and Doctor of Public Health graduates will be held on Friday, June 14, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. in the Mandell Theater (32nd and Chestnut Street).

Deans, Associate Deans, Supervising Faculty, family and friends of the graduates are all invited to attend. The attire is business casual unless you are part of the stage party. For more information, call the Office of Graduate Studies at (215) 895-0366.

Participation

Students may participate in all Graduation related events provided Form D-5: Report of the Final Oral Defense Committee, is on file in The Graduate Studies Office by May 31st, 2013 at 3 pm or otherwise noted.

For ALL other COMMENCEMENT INFO, visit http://www.drexel.edu/commencement/

Commencement Awards 2013

Congratulations to all of 2013 Commencement Award Winners!

Commencement Awards
The Office of Graduate Studies runs a number of award competitions to recognize the achievements of graduate students. The following awards will be presented to master’s and doctoral students graduating in the period from Commencement 2012 to Commencement 2013.

Outstanding Master’s Awards
This award will be presented to master’s degree student at Drexel who demonstrated the highest standards of scholarship, leadership ability and strong commitment to civic responsibility among their peers. This award is designed for those who are receiving their master’s degrees and leaving Drexel. Students who are PhD and doctoral students collecting a master’s along the way are not eligible. A prize of $500 and a certificate of recognition will be awarded by the Office of Graduate Studies.

2013 Outstanding Master’s Graduate
Glenn Joseph Winters

Outstanding Dissertation Awards
Three awards are presented to doctoral students graduating at each Commencement who have written outstanding dissertations that reflect great research. The awards comes with a cash prize of $1000 and a certificate of recognition.

2013 Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation – Social Sciences
Monique Louise Bell

2013 Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation – Mathematical Sciences and Engineering
Blake Nicholls Johnson

2013 Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation – Mathematical Sciences and Engineering
Riju Mohan Singhal

Outstanding Promise Doctoral Awards
Three awards are presented to doctoral students graduating at every Commencement who are deemed to exhibit great promise in enhancing Drexel’s reputation in the future. The awards come with a cash prize of $1000 and a certificate of recognition.

2013 Great Promise to Enhance Drexel’s Reputation – Social Sciences
Scott Dust

2013 Great Promise to Enhance Drexel’s Reputation – Mathematical Sciences and Engineering
Nina Jeong Lane 

2013 Great Promise to Enhance Drexel’s Reputation – Physical and Life Sciences
Andrea Lynn Rosso