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Dissertation Defense Information

Name: Karen Mayo

Program: Studies in Higher Education

Dissertation Title:

     EXPLORING SENSE OF COMMUNITY IN A FIRST-YEAR EXPERIENCE COURSE AND HOW SENSE OF COMMUNITY IMPACTS STUDENTS’ PERCEPTIONS OF TRANSITION AND PERSISTENCE IN COLLEGE

Major Professor: Dr. John Thelin

Date: Thursday, September 10, 2015

Time: 2:00 PM

Place: Taylor Education Building - Room 131

Name: Alena Smith

Program: Biochemistry

Dissertation Title:

     Loss of PHLPP in Pancreatic Cancer

Major Professor: Dr. Tianyan Gao

Date: Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Time: 10:00 AM

Place: BBSRB B339

Name: Atanas Radkov

Program: Plant Physiology

Dissertation Title:

     Unveiling new aspects of D-amino acid metabolism in the model bacterium Pseudomonas putida KT2440

Major Professor: Dr. Arthur Hunt

Date: Friday, September 18, 2015

Time: 9:00 AM

Place: Cameron Williams Lecture Hall and Plant Science Building