Governor proclaims Graduate Education Week March 31 – April 4
Graduate education attracts more than 45,000 students to Tennessee’s universities each year from around the world. More than 14,500 graduate student degrees are awarded each year, contributing to the state’s economic growth and stability.
To recognize and honor the strengths and contributions of graduate students and their scholarly activities across the state, Governor Bill Haslam has signed a proclamation declaring March 31 through April 4, 2014, as Graduate Education Week in Tennessee.
Students from several Tennessee Board of Regents institutions will join others displaying their poster abstracts in the Legislative Plaza during the week.
Students participating include:
Veronica B. Mullen, Austin Peay State University
Population demographics and site-fidelity among cave-dwelling bats of Dunbar Cave, Montgomery County, Tennessee
Anca Traian, Middle Tennessee State University
The Effect of Paid Maternity Leave on Participation in Government Assistance Programs
Jeremy Woody, Milligan College
Academic Integrity Issues in Occupational Therapy Programs: A National Study
Maged Mikhail, Tennessee State University
Development of Intelligent Decision Fusion Software System for Structural Health Monitoring of Aircraft Structures
Sarah Dillon, Tennessee Technological University
Roller-Compacted Concrete (RCC) Using High Volume Substandard Fly Ash
Ashley Parker, The University of Memphis
Fungal and Bacterial Infection Mitigation with Antibiotic and Antifungal Loaded Biopolymer Sponge
Mustafa Hussein, University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Exploring Variation in State-Level Rates of Prescription Drug Utilization
For more information, contact:
Pamela L. Knox, PhDAssociate Vice Chancellor for Academic AffairsTennessee Board of Regents1415 Murfreesboro Road, Suite 324Nashville, TN 37217-2833Phone: 615.366.3975Fax: 615.366.3903Pamela.firstname.lastname@example.org