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PhD Candidates Win University-Wide Award

DiPiero and Howard awarded Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships
May 6, 2021

PhD candidates Jacqueline Patz DiPiero (above left) and Elizabeth Howard have been awarded 2021-2022 Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships from the Graduate School. A competitive, University-wide award, the DDF allows outstanding students to devote full-time effort to write and finalize a dissertation in the fellowship year.

Jacqueline Patz DiPiero, the recipient of 2020 Graduate Research Partnership Program support in 2020, is working on the dissertation "In the Air: Atmospheric Totality and the Death of Plot." Read more about DiPiero's research.

Elizabeth Howard received Graduate Research Partnership Program support in 2019; Howard is at work on the dissertation "Borrowed Grief: The Patchwork of Nineteenth-Century Consolation Verse." Read more about Howard's scholarship.

Congratulations to both!