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Ph.D. Completion Project announced by Research and Project Partners:

February 20, 2006: Journeys in Graduate Study: Exploring Ways to Improve the Graduate Student Experience - A symposium for graduate faculty, students, and alumni at the University of Illinois — Urbana Champaign, February 20, 2006. More information.

January 23, 2006: UC Performance Measures Reveal Timely Graduation Rates, Effective Technology Transfer (SSTI Weekly Digest)

January 20, 2006 - Grad students receive $100,000, Council of Graduate Schools grants Notre Dame research money (University of Notre Dame)

July 2005 - UNC-Chapel Hill named as partner in Ph.D. completion project (UNC-Chapel Hill)

Spring 2005 - The Lost Ones: Tracking those who Left UCLA Can Help Others Stay (University of California - Los Angeles)

Winter 2005 - Council of Graduate Schools Announces MU as a Partner University for the Ph.D. Completion Project (University of Missouri - Columbia)

February 10, 2005 - Graduate School Kicks Off New Ph.D. Retention and Attrition Efforts with Luncheon and Charge from Provost Richard English (Howard University)

January 28, 2005 - Graduate School Selected as Research Partner in $2.6 Million Ph.D. Completion Project (Howard University)

January 20, 2005 - Graduate dropout problems increase: Project plan calls to increase retention (Louisiana State University)

January 14, 2005 - With grant, Yale to develop new
programs to retain doctoral students
(Yale University)

January 11, 2005 - U of L increases value of Ph.D., mentoring expands: Low attrition rates spur program revitalization (University of Louisville)

December 9, 2004 - Study delves into Ph.D. completion rates (Arizona State University)

December 9, 2004 - Prestigious Grant Is a Boost for Doctoral Students (University of Cincinnati)

December 2, 2004 - Graduate College to examine why some don’t complete doctoral study (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

December 1, 2004 - Ph.D. Initiatives in the Works (University of Louisville)

November 17, 2004 - UGA Graduate School receives grant from the Council of Graduate Schools (University of Georgia)

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