Synthesist is a bi-weekly publication of the Graduate School, designed to deliver information about issues, events and opportunities related to graduate, professional and postdoctoral education to graduate faculty & staff.

Submission Guidelines

How to Submit

Anyone with a University of Minnesota affiliation is able to submit content via Google form (users must log in using their U of M Internet ID). Please note that submissions may be edited for length and/or content; the final decision to publish submissions is made by the editor.


Synthesist is generally published every other Tuesday, September through May, by the Graduate School. Synthesist is published approximately once each month from June-August. Please see publication dates below.

Publication Dates: 2018-2019

The deadline for submission is one week prior to publication.

  • August 21, 2018
  • September 11, 2018
  • September 25, 2018
  • October 9, 2018
  • October 23, 2018
  • November 6, 2018
  • November 20, 2018
  • December 4, 2018
  • December 18, 2018


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