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Dissertation Defense Calendar

Upcoming Dissertation Defenses

NOTE: Unless otherwise stated, the public is invited to attend dissertation defenses.

Oct 12 Jason Michael Vicich, a doctoral student in Educational Leadership (EDLE) will defend his/her dissertation titled "Examining Teachers’ Perceptions and Adaptations Related to the First-year of Implementation of the Common Core State Standards in a Rural Elementary School in Central Illinois" on Monday, October 12, 2015 at 09:00 AM in Peabody Hall, in the Conference Room (room 308).

Oct 26 Brian Daniel Cowell, a doctoral student in Entomology (ENTO) will defend his/her dissertation titled "Stink Bugs: Spatial Distribution, Pecan Phenological Susceptibility and Sampling Program" on Monday, October 26, 2015 at 01:00 PM in Agriculture Building, in room 316.

Nov 02 Simeon Hinsey, a doctoral student in Recreation and Sport Management (RESM) will defend his/her dissertation titled "A Comparison of Athletic Identity and Career Maturity of Female Student-Athletes at Different Levels of Competition" on Monday, November 02, 2015 at 10:00 AM in Health, Physical Education and Recrecation Building, in the Faculty Lounge (room 308P).

Nov 03 Rasel Parvej, a doctoral student in Crop, Soil, and Environmental Sciences (CSES) will defend his/her dissertation titled "Defining the Potassium Nutritional Requirements and Distribution Among Plant Parts of Representative Soybean Cultivars from Different Maturity Groups" on Tuesday, November 03, 2015 at 09:30 AM in Altheimer Building, in the Large Conference Room.

Nov 12 Alejandra Andrea Salgado, a doctoral student in Plant Science (PTSC) will defend his/her dissertation titled "APPLIYING MOLECULAR AND PHENOTYPIC TOOLS TO CHARACTERIZE FLESH TEXTURE AND ACIDITY TRAITS IN THE ARKANSAS PEACH BREEDING PROGRAM AND UNDERSTANDING THE CRISPY TEXTURE IN THE ARKANSAS BLACKBERRY BREEDING PROGRAM" on Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 08:30 AM in Rosen Alternative Pest Control Center, in room 201.

Nov 13 Sho-Hsien Su, a doctoral student in Adult and Lifelong Learning (ADLL) will defend his/her dissertation titled "Satisfaction of Graduates/Completers of Career and Technical Teacher Education In-Service Program: Professional Currency" on Friday, November 13, 2015 at 01:30 PM in Graduate Education Building, in the Dean's Conference Room (room 325).