CECS Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week


National Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week was started in 1993 by the National Association of Graduate-Professional Students as a way to support and appreciate graduate and professional students. The goal of the week is to highlight the contributions, impact, and value of graduate and professional students throughout our community. This is a national week that is celebrate every year and is always the first full week of April. On this page you will find a list of events and opportunities for our graduate students during the Graduate Student Appreciation weeks. 


Graduate-Professional Student Appreciation Week April 1-5, 2024

April 1st, 2024
Professional Headshots
10-12 & 1-3 1330 PEC
By appointment only- RSVP 

April 2nd, 2024
Hot Cocoa Social
4-6 pm ELB Lobby- RSVP 

April 3rd, 2024
Ph.D.  Research Showcase Poster Event
11-1 pm ELB Lobby- Flyer 

April 4th, 2024 

Interviewing Strategies Tailored to Graduate Students-RSVP
2:00 – 3:00pm-Zoom

April 5th, 2024
Ph.D. Pinning & Recognition Ceremony
Invite Only 

Questions about any events please email : [email protected]

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CECS Graduate Education Office

2060/2070 - Professional Education Center
4901 Evergreen Road
Dearborn, MI 48128
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