Penn Graduate Student Center

Navigating the Dissertation

About Navigating the Dissertation

Navigating the Dissertation seeks to help doctoral students be successful in the dissertation process through workshops, resources, dissertation groups, and Dissertation Boot Camp. This program is cosponsored by Penn Graduate Student Center and GAPSA.

The Library offers a great many workshops to help in the research and dissertation process. 

Career Services offers extensive programming to help doctoral students transfer their skills to the academic and non-academic job market process.


Poster Session & Reception for the GAPSA-Provost Awards for Interdisciplinary Innovation

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 04:00 PM - 05:30 PM
Common Room Front (1st Fl), Grad Center, 3615 Locust Walk, Common Room Back (1st Fl), Grad Center, 3615 Locust Walk

All members of the University community are invited to attend this poster session and reception for the winners of the 2017 GAPSA-Provost Award for Interdisciplinary Innovation:

Sarah Yassine and Rivka Weinstock: “(dis)joint mapping: A proposal to investigate and map the landscape of the Demarcation Line between Lebanon and Israel/Palestine”

Andrea Leone-Pizzighella: “Narratives of Becoming in the Italian Education System”

Prakirti Nangia: “International Development, Maternalism, and Women's Social Citizenship: A Case Study of India, 1985-2015”

Lara Fabian: “At the Crossroads of Empire: Lerik in Antiquity Archaeological Project”

Lindsay Glassman: “No Use for Doctors' Orders: An Exploration of Religion, Class, and Culture in Delibrate Refusals of Medical Care”

Alexis Rider: “Science on Ice: Materializing Deep Time in the Arctic”

Common Room Summer Hours

Monday-Friday: 10AM - 5PM
Sat & Sun: Closed

Graduate Student Center

3615 Locust Walk
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia PA 19104-6221