College of Liberal Arts and Sciences



Unit Head Mailing 4-29-08


1) Announcement: Director of the Faculty Center for Scholarship and Creative Excellence

2) Reminder to Academic Coordinators – Send Vitae

3) CLAS Dean’s Office will be moving…

4) Important Dates



 1) Robert Smart, chemistry, has accepted a position as founding Director of the Faculty Center for Scholarship and Creative Excellence. His position starts May 6.


2) Reminder to Academic Coordinators - Send your completed CD’s containing vitae of all your TT, Affiliate, Visitor, and Adjunct Professors for Winter 08 to Heidi Nicholson at 312 PAD by May 9.  This is needed for NCA.


3) CLAS Dean’s Office has been scheduled to move to the new MAK addition on May 27th. Our new office address will be B-4-232.  You can still contact us at 331-2495. Our other phone #331-2110 will no longer be in use. As well this summer, Movement Science, Modern Languages and Literatures, Philosophy, and Geography and Planning will be moving to the new MAK addition.


4) CLAS Important Dates


Important Dates





April 30

Unit Head Meeting Cancelled


May 5

Position/Search Requests for 2008-09


Courtney Sherwood sherwoco@gvsu.edu

May 5 + 6

CLAS Office Product Exchange

308 PAD

May 7 + 8

CLAS Shred Fest


May 9

Collection of Dept Vitae on a CD

Heidi Nicholson, 312 PAD

May 9

Salary Spreadsheets Due Back

Electronic to Pam Kellogg by 5:00 p.m.

May 12

Budget Projections 2007-08

Pat Haynes

Aug. 19

Unit Head Retreat

TBA – 9:00-4:00 tentative

Aug. 20

FTLC Teaching Conference


Aug. 21

CLAS Faculty and Staff Meeting

TBA – A.M. followed by lunch

Aug. 22


11:00 A.M. Field House


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