Appreciating Our Graduate Students

Read these comments shared by our NIU community to express appreciation for our graduate students and their achievements.

Additional comments will be added throughout Graduate Student Appreciation Week, April 1-5.


Appreciation for Specific Graduate Students

Stephanie Muscott - Psychology

Outstanding support for the research mission of NIU!!! Thank you for your creativity and persistence! Appreciate your work and dedication to your studies, research and other students!

- Leslie Matuszewich

General Appreciation for Graduate Students

Allied Health and Communicative Disorders

AHCD graduate students are committed to their professional growth. They are passionate about learning new knowledge and skills from faculty, peers and individuals to whom they provide services.

AHCD students are creative and innovative. They are eager to stretch their comfort zones improving their abilities to serve others.

- Sherrill Morris


The graduate students in economics are hard-working and caring individuals who make our program a success. I appreciate having you in my classes, hearing your questions in seminar, and working with you on your research! Thank you for your kindness.

- Anna Klis

Educational Technology, Research and Assessment

Our Graduate Students always amaze and inspire me with all the work they balance. The level of rigor their studies involve, impressive research, and dedicated time to do their best!

- Judy Puskar

School of Art and Design

As I finish my first year as the Graduate Programs Coordinator in the School of Art and Design, I'd like to thank all the graduate students for being so supportive and appreciative of my efforts to figure out how to do my new job!

- Ann van Dijk

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Williston Hall 100


Northern Illinois University
1425 West Lincoln Hwy
DeKalb, IL 60115

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