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Nancy Serrell
Director of Science and Technology Outreach
Dartmouth College, Office of the Provost
6068 Blunt Alumni Center, Room 309
Hanover, NH 03755
Telephone: (603) 646-9756
Fax: (603) 646-3733
E-mail: Nancy Serrell
Sara Riordan
Science Outreach Coordinator
Dartmouth College, Office of the Provost 
6068 Blunt Alumni Center
Hanover, NH 03775
Telephone: (603) 646-0397
Fax: (603) 646-3733
E-mail: Sara Riordan 

Graduate Fellow Recommendation Form

Dartmouth GK-12 Project

To be completed by the Thesis Advisor

Please submit this form in support of your GK-12 Graduate Fellow Advisee in time for him/her to meet the GK-12 fellowship application deadline. Your recommendation is due on Monday, April 14, 2014.  You will receive a notice when the graduate fellow application is submitted.  Please disregard the request for a recommendation if you have already submitted one. 

Graduate Fellows will spend up to 15 hours per week on this project. By submitting this form, you, as a Thesis Advisor, agree to participate in the project (see the information sheet).



Please note - you will not be able to save this form and return to it later. Please be prepared to complete the form in its entirety when you start. We suggest you prepare your answers in a separate document and copy the info into the form.

Thesis Advisor's Information

Thesis Advisor's Name:*




Hinman box:*

Graduate Student Information

* indicates required information

Student's First Name:*

Student's Last Name:*


Degree sought (e.g., MS or PhD):*

How long have you known the applicant:*

How does this applicant compare with others in his or her peer group (research potential)?*

Important! Please compose this text in another document and copy/paste into the field below.

1. Considering the goals of the Dartmouth GK-12 Project, what attributes qualify this graduate student as a Graduate Fellow?

2. What do you envision as the benefits of this student's participation in the GK-12 Project?

3. What concerns do you have and how can we help address these concerns?

4. In what way do you envision providing non-financial support for this student's participation in the project?

5. By supporting the application of this student you, as the student's advisor, are agreeing to be an active participant in the project. Specifically, this includes:

  1. Attending the program welcome meeting.
  2. Visiting your student's classroom at least once during the year.
  3. Giving a brief overview of your research during an evening Science Exchange session where your student demonstrates how their research is integrated into the classroom.

During what semester would you prefer to present at a Science Exchange?

We strongly encourage you to attend additional Science Exchange sessions to see how research in other disciplines is being integrated into the classroom by GK-12 fellows.

Last Updated: 12/10/13