Graduate School News

Music Keeps 'Artsy Scientist' Grounded

3minKendra Royston, a fifth-year PhD student and graduate research assistant in biology, has spent the past five years studying how nutrition can impact disease development, particularly with breast cancer. The research has been fascinating and, as a result, led her down a path she didn’t see coming. Read more ...

Congratulations to the 2017 3MT Winners

3minThe Graduate School hosted its 2017 3 Minute Thesis Competition Oct. 5 at the Hill Student Center Alumni Theater. Congratulations to the winners of the Master's and Doctoral categories. 

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Congratulations to 2017 3MT Semifinalist

3minUAB Graduate School hosted its 2017 3 Minute Thesis preliminary competition September 26 in the Shelby Building. See the students moving forward to the semifinal round on October 5th. 

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GRD 712
Research Writing & Style

3 credit hours
Contact Dr. Jennifer Greer at jlgreer1@uab.edu

Designed for graduate students and professionals whose first language is English, and who are currently working on a writing project (e.g., paper for class, journal article for publication, or dissertation), this course teaches effective strategies of successful writers. Topics include the different types of writing that students and professionals do (such as abstracts, proposals, journal articles, progress reports, and correspondence), publishing, and ethical issues related to writing and publication. Summer. 3 credit hours. Pass/Fail.