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Shark enthusiast reels in safety research
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Shark enthusiast reels in safety research

Doctoral student Austin Gallagher is researching new ways to protect sharks from another top predator – humans. “Sharks are pretty cool,” Gallagher said. “They are the oldest species with a backbone on the planet, and they’ve survived mass extinctions. That’s just fascinating to me. When I grew up, I found out what was happening to…

Students juggle multiple roles
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Students juggle multiple roles

Anthony Salerno has learned that being a graduate student is like a quick-change artist’s performance. Before going to teach his marketing class, Salerno changes from his workout clothes to the more professional khakis and button-down shirt. As a Ph.D. student at the business school, he has learned that graduate school involves juggling research, teaching and…

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Graduate students gain new study space

University of Miami graduate students will finally have a place of their own to meet up on campus, due to the Graduate Student Association’s efforts to get a lounge in the University Center. The lounge, located in room 213 of the UC’s I-lounge, opened Wednesday. The GSA invited all graduate students to check out the…

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