Prof. Emma Lipton Wins Outstanding DGS Award Professor Emma Lipton was named MU’s Outstanding Director of Graduate Studies for her contribution to Graduate Education. The Graduate School’s Outstanding Director of Graduate Studies Award recognizes the exceptional contributions of Directors of Graduate Studies (DGS) to graduate education at the University of Missouri. This award recognizes the many unique and creative contributions of the DGS to the success of graduate programs and students in their academic unit. You can see this year's virtual Graduate School award ceremony here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G1W0Lk0XkRA (Emma’s award is at approximately 26:22). Congratulations, Emma!