Office of Research and Graduate Studies

​​The Office of Research and Graduate Studies (ORGS) fosters high-quality research, scholarship, creative endeavors and sponsored projects throughout the CMU community. ORGS provides support and direction enabling faculty, staff and students to secure funding in support of their work. In addition, ORGS provides support to ensure compliance with university, sponsor, state and federal regulations related to CMU scholarship.​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Lenora Calkins Receives CMU Staff Excellence Award


The Office of Research and Graduate Studies congratulates Lenora Calkins on her 2014 Staff Excellence Award. Lenora's exceptional work as an ORGS Program Officer demonstrates her commitment to CMU's Service Excellence Values: Care, Knowledge, Availability and Follow Through.

Lenora has served as a Program Officer since 2009 and has received consistent praise from faculty and staff for her positive attitude, work ethic and commitment. ORGS is proud to recognize one of its own for this outstanding honor!

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