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Are you looking for experience presenting your research? Do you want feedback from faculty on your research presentation skills? Register to participate in the Spring 2021 Online Student Research Forum. The deadline for registration is March 8, 2021.  You can learn more about the event on the Student Research Forum website >

2021 Student Research Forum Schedule of Events

Students uploaded 5 minute PowerPoint March 15
Judges view PowerPoints and ask questions March 16-19
Students response March 16-21
Judges read responses, evaluated research March 21-23
Judges submit evaluations March 21-23

VIRTUAL Open House: UofM Global Gradaute Programs
Tuesday, March 30 | 11am-2pm
Zoom Virtual Open House >
Meeting ID: 853 8023 9168 | Passcode: 084059
or call 901.678.1403

VIRTUAL Open House: How to Complete Your Application
Wednesday, April 28 | 10am-3pm
Zoom Virtual Open House >
Meeting ID: 815 4430 5705 | Passcode: 684418
or call 901.678.1403

VIRTUAL Open House: GRE/GMAT Waivers
Thursday, May 27 | 10am-3pm
Zoom Virtual Open House >
Meeting ID: 832 7540 6993 | Passcode: 273992
or call 901.678.1403

VIRTUAL Open House: Graduate Certificate Programs
Tuesday, June 29 | 10am-3pm
Zoom Virtual Open House >
Meeting ID: 889 1121 8012 | Passcode: 870019
or call 901.678.1403

VIRTUAL Open House: Fall 2021 Semester FAQ – Financial Aid, Registrar's Office, and USBS
Wednesday, July 28 | 11am-2pm
Zoom Virtual Open House >
Meeting ID: 848 8488 5521 | Passcode: 091870
or call 901.678.1403

Are you thinking about applying to the University of Memphis Graduate School? Do you have questions about your academic options? Are you seeking information about our COVID-19 response measures? If so, meet us during our virtual office hours. We would love to speak to you directly about any questions or concerns you may be facing.

See below for our graduate school staff members and their current virtual office hours and dates.

Jameshia Jamison, Graduate Admissions Counselor
Tuesdays 11am – 12pm
January 11 – May 31
Passcode: 473419

Chat with Jameshia >

Anna Grisham, Recruitment and Retention Coordinator
Thursdays 10 – 11am
January 7 – March 18 (*will be on maternity leave from March 19 – July 9)
Meeting ID: 826 7627 7373
Passcode: 866478

Chat with Anna >

Christie Rakestraw, Graduate Admissions Counselor
Thursdays 3 – 4pm
January 7 – May 27
Meeting ID: 836 9776 0165
Passcode: 554607

Chat with Christie >


Please visit the Graduate Student Association website for detailed information on the seminars being offered. 


Student Research Forum   |   2020
Thank you to all the student participants and faculty judges for making the 32nd Annual Student Research Forum a great success! 

Thesis and Dissertation Defense Announcements >
Learn more about the exciting research being done by our graduate students!

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