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Unit Head and Faculty Weekly Mailing 11-8-11

For Faculty

  1. G3 Camp (Grandparents, Grandkids, Grand Valley)
  2. Niemeyer Awards Nomination deadline is Feb. 3, 2012 to the Deans office.
  3. Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest 2012 – deadline Dec. 5, 2011

 

For Unit Heads

  1. CLAS Important Dates

1. G3 Camp (Grandparents, Grandkids, Grand Valley)

G3 Camp: Grandparents, Grandkids, Grand Valley
June 26 - June 28, 2012

G3 is for grandparents and grandchildren (ages 8-12) to share a three-day educational experience while spending time together on the GVSU campus. Participants will enjoy the college experience of living and dining on campus and attending classes while sampling many of the great opportunities that Grand Valley State University has to offer!

Grandparents and grandkids attend "hands-on" classes together which will be taught by GVSU faculty in a range of disciplines. Evening activities will include swimming, movies and other entertainment. Come join us June 26-28, 2012 at the GVSU Allendale campus!

RMSC will be updating the website as more information becomes available, please check back in often for new information: http://www.gvsu.edu/g3/

 

2.  Niemeyer Awards Nomination deadline is Feb. 3, 2012 to the Deans office

The Niemeyer awards nominations are due to our office by Feb. 3, 2012. You can find the nomination on the provost website.http://www.gvsu.edu/provost/glenn-a-niemeyer-awards-5.htm .

 

3. Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest 2012 – deadline Dec. 5, 2011

Below is an announcement for the Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest 2012 which is open to GVSU full-time juniors and seniors.  The deadline is December 5, 2011. 

 

 http://www.eliewieselfoundation.org/apply2012.aspx

 

Amanda Cuevas, M.A.

Director, Office of Fellowships 

 

4. CLAS Important Dates

 

Important Dates

Event

Location

Nov. 8

CLAS Out of the Box

Registration now closed

1:00-3:00 p.m., 2270 KC

Nov. 9

Unit Head Meeting

3:00-5:00 p.m., 2215-2216 KC

Nov. 10

CLAS Deans Brown Bag Luncheon

11:30-1:00, B-2-226 MAK

Nov. 14

Staffing Plans from UH

 

Nov. 18

CLAS Research Colloquium

2:30-5:00pm. 308 PAD

Nov. 18

CLAS Out of the Box

Registration required

10:00-12:00 p.m., 2266 KC

Nov. 21

Draft Contracts to UH

 

Nov. 21

CLAS Teaching Roundtables

Registration required

11:00-12:30, Grand River Room, KC

Nov. 23

Draft Contracts from UH

 

Nov. 23

Offices Open

 

Nov. 24-25

Thanksgiving Day Recess

 

Nov. 30

Unit Head Meeting

3:00-5:00 p.m., 2263 KC

Nov. 30

CLAS Out of the Box

Registration required

9:00-11:00 a.m., 2270 KC

Dec. 1

GVSU Service Awards and Holiday Party

3:00, Grand River Room, KC

Dec. 5

Round two schedule to UH (tentative)

 

Dec. 7

CLAS Holiday Open House

11:30-1:15, 2204 KC (Pere Marquette Room)

Dec. 7

Carillon Holiday Open House

1:30-3:00, Carillon Tower Plaza (Allendale)

Dec. 7

Dueling GVSU Trombones and Tubas

1:00-1:30, KC Balcony

Dec. 8

CLAS Deans Brown Bag Luncheon

12:00-1:30, 271 LSH

Dec. 10

Commencement

10:00-12:00, Van Andel Arena

Dec. 12-16

Final Exam Week

 

Dec. 12

Banner opens for final grading

 

Dec. 14

Unit Head Meeting

3:00-5:00, 2215/2216 KC

Dec. 20

Final Grades due from faculty at noon

 

Dec. 23

Offices closed for until January 3, 2012

 

 

 

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