College of Liberal Arts and Sciences


Unit Head Mailing 3-23-10

1.    Invitation to Reading and Book Signing

2.    Fellowships & Your Future Workshop This Week

3.    Teaching & Learning with Technology Symposium 2010-March 24th

4.    CLAS Important Dates   



  1.  Invitation to Reading and Book Signing – message from Writing Department

 The Writing Department cordially invites you to attend a reading and book signing for Catherine Frerichs’ new book, Desires of the Heart: A Daughter Remembers Her Missionary Parents. Catherine uses her parents’ letters and other research to write about their 40 years as missionaries in Papua New Guinea, from her perspective as their daughter.


The reading is scheduled for Wednesday, March 24, 4 - 5 p.m., KC 2263. 

2.   Fellowships & Your Future Workshop This Week (attachment) – message from Amanda Cuevas
This workshop is designed to help students Discover your strengths, talents and passions; Dream about your future, the impact you want to leave on this world, and the contributions you want to make while a student at GVSU; and shape your Destiny! We are here to help you match potential award opportunities with your strengths, interests and ambitions, and will assist you in designing a game plan to best help you attain the fellowship goals that you set for yourself.

Workshops will be held on:
March 23rd from 3:00-4:50pm in 115 HRY
March 25th from 5:15-7:00pm in HON 114

Advanced registration would be appreciated. Please e-mail if you plan to attend and/or if special accommodations are needed. For more  information or any questions, please contact Amanda Cuevas, Director, by phone at 331-3219 or e-mail

Amanda Cuevas, M.A.
Director, Office of Fellowships


  1. Teaching & Learning with Technology Symposium 2010—March 24

9th Annual Teaching & Learning with Technology Symposium

Wednesday, March 24, 2010
12:30 - 3:30
2201/2204 Kirkhof Center

Please show your support for the award winner from CLAS –Nathan Barrows!

4.   CLAS Important Dates      

Important Dates



Mar. 24

Draft S10 contracts to Unit Heads


Mar. 24

Grants on the Grand


Mar. 24

Teaching & Learning with Technology Symposium

2201 KC, 12:30-1:30

Mar. 26-Apr.1

CLAS Governance elections


Mar. 26

Draft S10 contracts due to College office


Mar. 27

Regional Science Olympiad

Allendale Campus

Mar. 31

Unit Head Meeting

2215/2216 KC

Mar. 31

Year End Equipment requests due

April 1

Sabbatical Proposal Development Forum

3:30-5:00, 308 PAD

April 1

Affiliate faculty recommendations due

April 1

CPC recommendations for W10 personnel activity due


April 2

Catalog Copy Changes deadline


April 7

CLAS Sabbatical Showcase and Spring Celebration

11-:00-2:00 (2250 KC) Grand River Room

April 12

Awards Banquet


April 14

Student Scholarship Day



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