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Unit Head and Faculty Weekly Mailing 1-8-13

For Faculty

 

1. Awards of Distinction Scholarship Competition - Volunteers still needed

 

2. Niemeyer Awards Nomination deadline is January 30th

 

3. Final Call for Citations: Author Recognition 2013

 

4. Brown Bag Lunch and Learn for Supervisors

 

5. Cancer Warriors Network

 

 

For Unit Heads

 

6. CLAS Important Dates

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For Faculty

 

1. Awards of Distinction Scholarship Competition - Volunteers still needed

 

We are still in need of faculty volunteers for this event. 

Jan. 12- 8 more volunteers

Jan. 19- 12 more volunteers

Feb. 2-   10 more volunteers

Feb. 9-   12 more volunteers

 

If you have not yet volunteered, please consider doing so by emailing Courtney Sherwood sherwoco@gvsu.edu or call at #331-2495. Thank you.  Associate Dean Stark

 

2. Niemeyer Awards Nomination deadline is January 30th 

 

The Niemeyer Awards nominations are due to the CLAS Dean's Office ( mclenitt@gvsu.edu ) by January 30th For more information, timeline and Nomination Form, go to the Provost website http://www.gvsu.edu/provost/glenn-a-niemeyer-awards-5.htm .  

 

3. Final Call for Citations: Author Recognition 2013 (attachment)

 

Each spring, University Libraries hosts a reception to honor the published work of GVSU faculty. The details are listed in the attached call for citations document. Deadline is Friday, January 11.

 

4. Brown Bag Lunch and Learn for Supervisors- Attendance Matters

 

Attendance Matters! Do you need to lead your staff in the right direction?   We have just the tips and tools for you!  This session will review current policies, discuss best practices, and work through real examples for managing complex attendance issues in the busy world of GVSU. Open to Faculty and EAP staff who supervise others. Presented by Maggie McCrystal and Beth Evans from Human Resources.

Dates:

January 17 11:30am-1:30pm, Russel H. Kirkhof Center

January 24 11:30am-1:30pm, Richard M. DeVos Center

 

Please go to www.gvsu.edu/seminar for registration.

 

5. Cancer Warriors Network (attachment)

 

If you're facing a cancer diagnosis, have a loved one battling cancer, or you are through treatment, connecting with others who have traveled this journey and can be a source of comfort and hope.  Join us Monday, January 28th, 4-6pm.

 

 

 

For Unit Heads

 

6. CLAS Important Dates

 

Important Dates Event Location
Jan. 9 Unit Head Meeting 2215/2216 KC, 3:00-5:00pm Jan. 11 Round 2 Schedule Due laugc@gvsu.edu
Jan. 12 Awards of Distinction Scholarship Competition CLAS contact is Courtney sherwoco@gvsu.edu
Jan. 17 CLAS Faculty Research Colloquium 2:30-5:00pm; 308 PAD
Jan. 19 Awards of Distinction Scholarship Competition CLAS contact is Courtney sherwoco@gvsu.edu
Jan. 21 Martin Luther King Day Events; No classes www.gvsu.edu/mlk
Jan. 23 Unit Head Meeting 2215/2216 KC; 3:00-5:00pm Jan. 28 Student Scholars Day Registration Opens www.gvsu.edu/ssd
Jan. 30 Niemeyer Awards Nominations due mclenitt@gvsu.edu
Feb. 1 Faculty Activity Reports (FAR) are due to unit   Feb. 2 Awards of Distinction Scholarship Competition CLAS contact is Courtney sherwoco@gvsu.edu
Feb. 6 Unit Head Meeting 2215/2216 KC; 3:00-5:00pm Feb. 7 Faculty Awards Convocation 4pm; Loosemore Auditorium Feb. 9 Awards of Distinction Scholarship Competition CLAS contact is Courtney sherwoco@gvsu.edu
Feb. 14 Materials for W13 Contract Renewal due to Dean's Office (CLAS Personnel Committee) Heidi Nicholson Feb. 15 Facilities requests for new academic programs due   Feb. 15 Student Scholars Day Registration Closes at 11:59pm www.gvsu.edu/ssd
Feb. 18th Banner Opens for Mid-term Grading   Feb. 20 Unit Head Meeting 2215/2216 KC, 3:00-5:00pm Feb. 21 Materials for W13 Tenure and Promotion to Associate Professor due to Dean's Office (CLAS Personnel Committee) Heidi Nicholson Feb. 21 CLAS Faculty Research Colloquium 2:30-5:00pm; 308 PAD
Feb. 26 Banner Closes at noon for Mid-term Grading   Mar. 1 Materials for W13 Promotion to Associate Professor only due to Dean's Office (CLAS Personnel Committee) Heidi Nicholson