Graduate Student Appreciation Week

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Date: April 6, 2022 View Recurrence Dates
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: NA
Category: Special Event

April 4-8 is National Graduate Student Appreciation WeekCelebrate with us on social using #WSUGradWeek where we'll be sharing our graditude for our students and you can enter in daily giveaways. 

#WSUGradWeek "A Day in the Life" Awards

Graduate students handle a variety of responsibilities in addition to their studies. From community involvement to raising a family, graduate students wear many hats. What is a day in the life like for you? During #WSUGradWeek, share a photo from a day in your life as a grad student and describe your typical day on Instagram or Twitter. Be sure to tag/follow the Graduate School (@waynegradschool) to enter! Winners will be chosen based on how they balance life as a student while contributing to their community, family, other organizations. 1st place will be awarded $1,500, 2nd $750, 3rd place $250. 

Details: One submission per student per day. Entries must be submitted by 11:59 a.m. Thursday, April 7. Winners will be announced at 3 p.m. Friday, April 8 on the Graduate School's social media channels and website. Winners must have a public profile so the Graduate School can see their entries and direct message them. 

Scheduled events

Tuesday, April 5

Meet the Dean at Common Pub
Current students only

5440 Cass Ave, Detroit
Time: 3 - 5 p.m. 

Grab a bite to eat with Dean of the Graduate School Amanda Bryant-Friedrich. 

Wednesday, April 6

Graduate Student Information Session
Prospective students only

Virtual on Zoom
Time: 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. EST

Thinking about graduate school? Join us to hear about the admissions process, the current student experience and how to fund your degree. 

Register for the Info Session

Thursday, April 7

Graduate Student Meet-up at Garden Bowl
Current students only

4140 Woodward Ave, Detroit
Time: 3 - 5 p.m. 

Meet-up at the bowling alley where you can chat with Warriors across discipline, grab a slice of a pizza, and hit the lanes. 

Friday, April 8

Celebrating the end of WSU Grad Week

Time: 3 p.m. 

Announcing the winners of the "A Day in the Life Of" Awards here and on social.

April 2022