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BIS Spring 2016 Convocation

BIS Spring 2016 Convocation

BIS Senior Capstone Presentations

BIS Senior Capstone Presentations

BIS students, faculty mentors, family and friends are invited to attend the BIS 491 Senior Capstone presentations highlighting the individual projects of this semester's graduating students. Reception and Awards ceremony immediately following the event.

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NPR Correspondent Tom Gjelten speaks at IIR Colloquium

NPR Correspondent Tom Gjelten speaks at IIR Colloquium

The Institute for Immigration Research (IIR) hosted Tom Gjelten, correspondent for National Public Radio and author of A Nation of Nations: A Great American Immigration Story, at the April colloquium. Mr. Gjelten shared his insights on how the landscape of America has changed over the past fifty years with the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act, as told through the experiences of families in one suburban county in Virginia.

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Compassion for the Caregivers

Compassion for the Caregivers

For her capstone project, recent graduate Sami Engle BIS '15, studied the topic of compassion fatigue in veterinary and human health care. She's taken her research and designed an AAVSB approved continuing education workshop for practicing veterinarians!

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