I’m sending this to the SIS PhD list in case there are any of you that are not on the CCI grad student list.  If you didn’t get it from me on the CCI grad student mailing let me know so I am sure to add you.




Suzie Allard, Ph.D.

Chancellor’s Professor 

CCI Board of Visitors Professor

Information Sciences

Interim Associate Dean for Academic Programs

Interim Director of Graduate Studies

College of Communication & Information


University of Tennessee

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From: College of Communication and Information Faculty and Staff <[log in to unmask]> on behalf of "Fleming-May, Rachel" <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To: "Fleming-May, Rachel" <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 8:35 AM
To: College of Communication and Information Faculty and Staff <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: [CCI-FACSTAFF] Call for Nominations -- CCI Graduate Student Awards


Good morning! The CCI Graduate Studies Committee seeks nominations for the three Graduate Student Awards. A summary of the awards, eligibility criteria, and required and optional nomination materials is attached.

·  Nominations may originate from the nominee, another graduate student, faculty member, or school director.

·  Nominations are due by March 25

·  Nominations should be submitted via Qualtrics (see URL's below and in attached summary). Printed nominations may be sent to Rachel Fleming-May, SIS ([log in to unmask])

The awards are:

·  The Outstanding Dissertation Award (https://tiny.utk.edu/cci_dissaward_19), which recognizes outstanding scholarship as exemplified in the dissertation. Doctoral students who defended their dissertation after March 1, 2018, are eligible to be nominated.

·  The Graduate Student Research Award (https://tiny.utk.edu/cci_graward_19), which recognizes outstanding research and creative activity by a current graduate student in the college. All current graduate students are eligible to be nominated.

·  The Graduate Student Teaching Award (https://tiny.utk.edu/cci_gtaward_19), which recognizes outstanding classroom instruction by a current graduate student in the college. All current graduate teaching assistants and associates are eligibleto be nominated.

Thank you!


Rachel A. Fleming-May, M.L.I.S., Ph.D.

Associate Professor & Director of Graduate Studies, 

School of Information Sciences

The University of Tennessee

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