Unit Head and Faculty Weekly Mailing 11-27-12
For Unit Heads
This year's CLAS Holiday Open House will take place from 11:30am to 2:00pm on Wednesday, December 12th in the Pere Marquette Room (2204 KC). We have extended the time this year until 2:00pm to include as many people's schedule as possible. CLAS Holiday Open House
Unit Heads, please share with your staff as well.
The 2013 MI-ACE Network Conference will be held in East Lansing on June 3-4, 2013. Through keynote speakers, educational sessions and networking events, learn new leadership strategies and create important career-advancing relationships. The call for conference proposals is now open.
Proposals related to the following topics are welcome:
Submit a proposal at www.emich.edu/miace . The deadline for proposal submissions is Friday, January 18, 2013.
As one semester draws to a close, plans for the next semester are beginning. Creating a syllabus is one of those beginnings. In the latest email from the PEW FTLC, there is an excellent page of information for developing a syllabus that also includes sample policy statements that could prove useful. Feel free to share this link with your colleagues.
For Unit Heads
Important Dates Event Location
Nov. 28 Unit Head Meeting 2215/2216 KC
Dec. 1 Awards of Distinction Scholarship Competition
Dec. 4 Round two schedule to UH; due back to Dean's Office January 11 (tentative)
Dec. 6 GVSU Service Award Holiday Party 3:00-5:00pm; Grand River Room, KC
Dec. 8 Commencement Van Andel Arena
Dec. 10-15 Final Exam Week
Dec. 10 Banner opens for final grading
Dec. 12 CLAS Holiday Open House 11:30am-2:00pm; Pere Marquette Room (2204 KC)
Dec. 12 Cook Carillon Tower Holiday Open House 1:30pm-3:00pm; Carillon Tower Plaza (Allendale)
Dec. 12 Dueling GVSU Trombones and Tubas 1:00-1:30pm, KC Balcony
Dec. 12 Unit Head Meeting 2263 KC
Dec. 18 Grades are due from faculty before noon
Dec. 21 College Office Closed at 5pm until January 2nd
Jan. 2 Offices Open
Jan. 7 Classes Begin
Jan. 7 Winter Personnel materials due to units
Jan. 9 Unit Head Meeting 2215/2216 KC
Jan. 12 Awards of Distinction Scholarship Competition
Jan. 19 Awards of Distinction Scholarship Competition
Jan. 21 Martin Luther King Day Events; No classes www.gvsu.edu/mlk
Jan. 23 Unit Head Meeting 2215/2216 KC