In CHSSWeb, all dissertation defenses for all doctoral candidates in the college are entered, stored, and displayed through the Defenses Application.
On all websites, the application has the URL /defenses. For instance:
All the dissertation defenses for a doctoral program can be viewed on the defenses "list page". The display of defenses has upcoming defenses at the top followed by past defenses. Once the date of a defense has past, the defense is automatically moved from "Upcoming" to "Past".
The list page presents the following information about each defense:
Except for the link to the show page, the information on the list page is exactly the information for each doctoral candidate that is printed in the Commencement and Convocation programs each spring.
Each defense has its own "show page." The show page presents the following information: