PESO, Mason’s PhD in Education Student Organization, has asked us to share a message with all CEHD PhD students. Please read on!
Hello PhD Students,
How are you? Our PESO executive board has a few updates:
- Save the Date (event flyer attached)! The PhD in Education Student Organization (PESO) is planning its signature semi-annual “Nuts & Bolts” Conference on Saturday, November 16th, 2019, from 9:30 am – 3:00 pm. The theme of the conference is Writing. A variety of topics (e.g. planning, writing a conference proposal, writing for grants, the logistics of writing a policy brief, etc.) related to writing will be presented by both faculty and students. Lunch will be included, and a peer-mentor networking session will take place during the lunch break. The agenda and presentation descriptions will be distributed in early November. We look forward to seeing you there!
- Call for Student Presenters: The PhD in Education Student Organization (PESO) is soliciting student presenters for its signature semi-annual “Nuts & Bolts” Conference. PESO is planning a conference on Saturday, November 16, from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm and the theme of this fall’s conference is Writing. There will be both faculty and student presenters, so we are soliciting students to present on a variety of writing topics that will benefit PhD students at different stages of the program. Presentations are 40-45 minutes plus Q&A. If you are interested in presenting, please contact Amber Sansbury to discuss your proposed topic and availability at firstname.lastname@example.org by Tuesday, October 29, at 4:00 pm. Thanks!
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Amber B. Sansbury, M.Ed.
PhD in Education Student Organization (PESO), President