May 2019

Upcoming Events

May 1 
Annual Graduation Party
May 1-22
Asian American Films Series
May 2
Lavender + Rainbow Grad Party
May 4-10
Final Exams
May 9
Cleveland Indians Alumni Day
May 11
CSU Spring Commencement
May 18
College of Law Commencement Ceremony
Summer Term, Session 1 Begins
May 23
Smoke on the Water
May 24
Financial Aid Webinar
May 29
Memorial Day
May 30-31
Cybersecurity Conference
June 3-21
38th Annual Summer Dance Workshop

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CSU Multidisciplinary Research Panel Series
Center for eLearning: Training Services
Center for Faculty Development and Leadership


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College of Graduate Studies Staff
Graduate & Professional Student Association

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  Volume 5, Issue 4 

An Audience with the Mayor

In an unprecedented fourth term as Mayor of Cleveland, the Honorable Mayor Frank G. Jackson discussed how he never planned or imagined becoming Mayor of Cleveland. Decisions he made in life about education and helping others placed him on an unexpected and unintentional path to City Hall. Mayor Jackson warmly shared his advice with grad students on how education taught him the importance of being prepared for what may come next in life. Read More


With oral presentations, posters, and networking, CSU student researchers connect with scholars and peers across the region. Read More


Congratulations to all who participated in the Spring College of Graduate Studies’ Graduate Student Awards Program. View all 18/19 award recipients. Read More

Peer Educators

Another notable year for the Graduate & Professional Student Association quickly winds down. Congratulations to the incoming and outgoing members of the Graduate & Professional Student Association. Read More


Looking for opportunities to become involved on campus?  Learn to empower your peers with responsible decision-making and positive role-modeling skills. Read more

GSAW 2019

Bring us your tired, hungry, and over-scheduled graduate students! CSU Colleges and departments know how to celebrate Grad Student Appreciation Week. Read More


December and May graduates are invited to the Alumni Affairs 11th Annual CSU Grad Party. Plus, check out the video on how to wear your caps, gowns, hoods or stoles. Read More

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