Oasis KGI Commons

KGI to Host Oasis KGI Commons Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on October 2

In celebrating the shift to becoming a residential campus, Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) will host the Oasis KGI Commons Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. As KGI’s first-ever housing complex, Oasis KGI Commons will strengthen the collaborative and innovative spirit that exists among the KGI and Claremont […]

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orientation

KGI’s Newest Class of Innovators Begins School Year at Orientation

Flickr Album Keck Graduate Institute’s (KGI) newest cohort of students began their graduate school journeys on Thursday, August 22 by attending Orientation and learning about resources within The Claremont Colleges. More than 240 students from the Henry E. Riggs School of Applied Life Sciences (Riggs School) and School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (SPHS) sported […]

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botswana summer undergraduate research experience

Undergraduates Gain Applied Research Experience in Botswana and at KGI

Some undergraduates come to Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) for the summer to gain exposure to applied research in the life sciences. Then there are those who choose to also acquire this experience in Botswana, joining KGI Professor and Dean of Research Larry Grill in a research program he created a decade ago. Students participating in […]

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Stan Phelps

KGI Community Mourns the Loss of Trustee Emeritus Stanford N. Phelps

The Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) community is saddened to share the news that Trustee Emeritus Stanford N. Phelps passed away on June 6, 2019 at the age of 84. “Stan was a tremendous colleague and friend to the KGI community,” KGI President Sheldon Schuster says. “We will miss him greatly and our thoughts are with […]

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KGI’s Top 5 Most Popular Podcast Episodes of 2018-2019

No. 1: Emily Quinn (Episode 44) This episode features KGI faculty member Emily Quinn, who is a licensed board-certified genetic counselor. She joined KGI in 2018 to help build the Master of Science in Human Genetics and Genetic Counseling program. Prior to coming to KGI, Emily served as a clinical genetic counselor at the St. Jude Children’s Research […]

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2019 grads

KGI Community Celebrates 251 Graduates in 18th Annual Commencement Ceremonies

WATCH: Video replay of 18th Annual KGI Commencement VIEW: Photo gallery Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) capped a memorable 2018-2019 academic year with its 18th Annual Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 18 at the Sheraton Fairplex Conference Center, featuring 251 graduates and more than 1,400 attendees. KGI celebrated graduates across six different degree programs, including five […]

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Student Success Fund

KGI Launches Student Success Fund to Remove Career Roadblocks

  On Wednesday, April 17, Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) launched a Student Success Fund campaign with the goal of raising $20,000 in 38 days. At KGI, students thrive on innovation. But sometimes students experience roadblocks on their way to graduation – Unforeseen emergencies, needs for additional support, and sometimes life-altering events. Until now, KGI has […]

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commencement ceremony

Planning to Attend KGI Commencement? Learn More About the Event Here

With the Riggs School team projects and PharmD APPEs entering their final stages, the Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) Class of 2019 has its sights set on commencement week. The week’s activities will kick off with the Postbaccalaureate Certificate Celebration on Thursday, May 16, and that day will also feature the Riggs School Awards Ceremony and […]

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Contributors to Special Report

KGI Students Share Expertise in Rare Neurological Disease Special Report

In an exciting opportunity to showcase their development in the field, six Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) students from the School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and the Henry E. Riggs School of Applied Life Sciences contributed articles in the fifth annual Rare Neurological Disease Special Report released earlier in March. Victoria Nguyen, PharmD ’20, and […]

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