College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

 

Unit Head Mailing 3-11-08

1) Course Use of D. J. Angus and W. G. Jackson – Al Steinman, AWRI

2) Guidelines for Requesting Graduate Assistantship – Dean Kimboko

3) Website Update – Monica Johnstone

4) Important Dates

 

1) Course Use of D. J. Angus and W. G. Jackson – Al Steinman, AWRI

See attached document.

 

2) Guidelines for Requesting Graduate Assistantship – Dean Kimboko

Attached are the guidelines for requesting Special Project Graduate Assistantships for 2008-2009.  These GA positions are awarded on a one-time only basis and are contingent on funding and final budget decisions.

Please review the attached guidelines and/or pass on to others in your unit who have expressed an interest or need in obtaining a position.

Note that the number of positions is limited, so this is a competitive application.

Priscilla J. Kimboko, Ph.D.
Dean of Graduate Studies & Grants Administration

3) Website Update – Monica Johnstone

The CLAS website is expanding its webpage on interdisciplinarity in the college.  If you have a great project that involves working with faculty, staff or students in other disciplines, describe it and send a photo so we can include it on our webpage.  Send descriptions and photos to Monica Johnstone ( johnstmo@gvsu.edu ).

 

4) CLAS Important Dates

 

Important Dates

 

Event

 

Location

Mar. 12

Visiting Faculty Forms

Gary Stark

Mar. 14

S08 staffing plans

Electronic to Pam @ kelloggp@gvsu.edu

 

Mar. 14

Summary of salary recommendations for faculty

312 PAD

Mar. 14

CLAS Service Award Nominations*

312 PAD

Mar. 20

CLAS Research Colloquium

308 PAD, 2:30-5:00

Mar. 26

Draft S08 contracts to UH

 

Mar. 28

Draft S08 contracts due to Dean’s Office

312 PAD

Mar. 28

CLAS Service Award nominee materials

312 PAD

Mar. 29

MI Regional Science Olympiad

 

 

* AP nominations who report directly to Dean Antczak – deadline is March 14

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