Caitlin Schroering wins 1st Place in Social Sciences Division of School’s 3MT Competition

Sociology PhD student Caitlin Schroering placed 1st in the Social Sciences Division of the Dietrich School’s 3-Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition on Friday, March 22. She advances to the university-wide competition on Monday, April 1 at noon. For details, see: https://www.provost.pitt.edu/students/graduate-studies/three-minute-thesis. Congratulations, Caitlin!

The 3MT competition celebrates the exciting research conducted by Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) students. Developed by The University of Queensland (UQ), 3MT cultivates students’ academic, presentation, and research communication skills. The competition supports their capacity to effectively explain their research in three minutes, in a language appropriate to a non-specialist audience.