Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Events

April 24 - 30, 2019

Wednesday, April 24

Dissertation Defense: Givi Melkadze

Candidate Name: Givi Melkadze Advisor: Pedro Gete, Ph.D. Major: Economics Title: Essays on Uncertainty and Credit Market Frictions Chapter 1 studies the...

Dissertation Defense: Stephan Pikner

Candidate Name: Stephan Pikner Major: Government Advisor: Desha Girod, Ph.D. Title: Militarized Politics and Indiscriminate Counterinsurgency Why do some...

HAPI Hour Seminar: Medicaid and the Role of the Costs

The talk will examine the role of judicial policy in shaping Medicaid over more than 5 decades. Particular focus will be given to the current high-level...

Friday, April 26

Dissertation Defense: Montserrat Lau

Candidate Name: Montserrat Lau Major: Spanish Thesis Advisor: Barbara Mujica, Ph.D. Title: Cervantes e Historias Psicosomáticas Amatorias: Don Quijote, un...

Dissertation Defense: Kin-Ping Jeremy Wong

Candidate Name: Kin-Ping Jeremy Wong Major: Economics Advisor: John Rush, Ph.D. Title: Essays on the For-Hire Vehicle Industry In chapter 1, I present a...

Dissertation Defense: Md Jahurul Islam

Candidate Name: Md Jahurul Islam Major: Linguistics Advisor: Elizabeth Zsiga, Ph.D. Title: Phonetics and phonology of 'voice aspirated' stops: Evidence...

Dissertation Defense: Son Le

Candidae Name: Son Le Major: Economics Advisor: Axel Anderson, Ph.D. Title: Essays on Matching and Wage Inequality Recent empirical analyses emphasize...

Dissertation Defense: Veli Safak

Candidate Name: Veli Safak Major: Economics Advisor: Axel Z. Anderson, Ph.D. Title: Essays on Uncertainty and Credit Market Frictions This dissertation...

Monday, April 29

Dissertation Defense: Todd McKay

Candidate Name: Todd McKay Major: Linguistics Advisor: Jeff Connor-Linton, Ph.D. Title: More on the Validity and Reliability of C-Test Scores: A...

Tuesday, April 30

Coffee, Cookies, and Conversation with the Grad Dean

Graduate students are invited to drop by for an open hour of cookies, coffee (and tea), and friendly chat with the Dean of the Graduate School. Join us...

April 24 - 30, 2019