Monday, June 29, 2009


Part Time Job Opportunity in La Jolla

Earn $30-40 per hour.

We are a new tutoring company that is seeking experienced and qualified
PhD students at UCSD to tutor in the following subjects:

*Test Prep (SAT, PSAT, SAT II, ACT, GRE, MCAT, LSAT, GMAT & more)
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*Math (Pre-algebra, Algebra I & II, Geometry, Calculus & more)
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*Foreign Languages (Spanish, French, Latin, Japanese & more)
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*Art and Drama (Voice and Speech, Audition Prep, Music & more)

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American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education Dissertation Competition

The American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education (AAHHE) and Educational Testing Service (ETS) have announced a 2010 Dissertation Competition. The competition is open to those who have completed a dissertation between June 1, 2007 and August 1, 2009 that either focuses on Hispanics in higher education or on select disciplines by a Hispanic student.

First deadline: September 7, 2009
Details and application: AAHHE Dissertation Competition 2010

Monday, June 22, 2009

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If you are part of a search committee you can also post your job opening.

Thursday, June 11, 2009

Science Studies Program Year-End Party

When: Friday, June 12 @ 6:30pm

Where: Location sent via email


Please bring a beverage or dessert to share.

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

NIH National Graduate Student Research Festival

I am pleased to announce that the National Institutes of Health is actively
recruiting candidates to participate in the upcoming National Graduate
Student Research Festival, to be held November 12 -13, 2009 in Bethesda,

To be eligible, students must be enrolled in a PhD program
in the U.S. and on schedule to complete their PhD degree by October 2010.
We will select up to 200 students to spend two days discussing their
research through poster sessions, meeting other students from around the
U.S., learning about the research being done at NIH, and exploring
postdoctoral training opportunities on the NIH campuses. Expenses will be
paid by NIH.

The deadline for application is July 1, 2009 and the online application can
be found on our website

Tuesday, June 2, 2009


This Friday, June 5 is the deadline for OGS to receive final degree paperwork for students that wish to have their name printed in the Commencement Booklet.

Next Friday, June 12 is the deadline for a spring degree. (name will not be printed in the commencement booklet)

Darwin in the 21st Century: Nature, Humanity, and God

The John J. Reilly Center for Science, Technology, and Values and the Science, Theology, and the Ontological Quest project present

Darwin in the 21st Century:
Nature, Humanity, and God

November 1-3, 2009
University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, Indiana, USA

This international conference is devoted to evolutionary theory in its scientific, anthropological, philosophical, and theological dimensions as a contribution to the 150th anniversary of the publication of the Origin of Species.

Click for more information

Monday, June 1, 2009

Science Studies Colloquium Cancelled

Today's colloquium presentation with Kelly Gates has been cancelled.

The Science Studies Colloquium series will resume in Fall 2009.