College of Liberal Arts and Sciences


Unit Head Mailing 10-28-08   

  1. Pierce Cedar Creek
  2. Record Retention –Revised Version
  3. CLAS Casual Costume Friday
  4. New advisor in CLAS Academic Advising Center
  5. CLAS Important Dates

  1. Pierce Cedar Creek Institute (attachment)

Are you interested in recruiting students for the URGE program or for the “Ecology for Pre-Service Teachers” class?  If so, Matthew Dykstra, Education Director at Pierce Cedar Creek Institute, would be happy to come out to speak to your class, science club, or any other group of students.  To arrange a presentation you can contact Matthew at (269) 721-4473 or through email

  1. Attached you will find a revised version of the record retention document submitted by the Provost office.  (attachment)


  1. CLAS Casual Costume Friday – Dean Antczak invites all units to submit ‘best costume’ photos. Please email submissions to Monica Johnstone (johnstmo@gvsu.edu).


  1. Welcome to Amanda Cuevas, our new Senior Advisor in the CLAS Academic Advising Center. Stop by and tour the Center’s new suite (C-1-140 MAK) and say hello to Amanda.
  2. CLAS Important Dates

Important Dates



Oct. 29

Poetry Night, Fall Arts Celebration

7:00 p.m. Eberhard Center

Oct. 31

CLAS Casual Costume Friday

Trick-or-Treat in the CLAS Dean’s Office, B-4-232 MAK

Oct. 31

Out of the Box Discussions – sponsored by CLAS Faculty Council and CLAS Development Committee

Registration is now open

8:00-10:00a.m., 2270 KC


Oct. 31

Geology/Physics Open House

2:00-4:00 p.m. 118 Padnos Hall

Nov. 3

Sabbatical Proposals due to CPC

B-4-232 MAK

Nov. 5

Unit Head Meeting

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

Nov. 14

Staffing Plans for W09 due

Pam Kellogg

Nov. 19

Unit Head Meeting

3:00-5:00, 2270 KC-note location change

Nov. 21

CLAS Research Colloquium

2:30-5:00, 308 PAD

Nov. 21

Draft W09 Contract letters to Unit Head


Nov. 25

Draft W09 Contract letters back from Unit Head


Nov. 26-28

Thanksgiving Recess


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