College of Liberal Arts and Sciences


Unit Head Mailing 7-13-10

1. Institute for Healing Racism

2. CLAS Important Dates


1.            Institute for Healing Racism 

Many faculty members have mentioned that they are interested in becoming Inclusion Advocates and are seeking to participate in the required Institute for Healing Racism at a time that accommodates their teaching schedules.  A session of the Institute is scheduled for August 18 and 19.  Register on http://www.gvsu.edu/seminar/ .

2.            CLAS Important Dates      

Important Dates



July 19

Staffing Plans due 8:00 a.m.


July 22

Contract Letters to Unit Head for review


July 23

Contract letters back from UH

 Deans Office - Heidi

Aug. 9

Classes End second 6 and 12 weeks


Aug. 10-11

Finals second 6 and 12 weeks


Aug. 16

Grades due second 6 and 12 weeks at noon


Aug. 18 & 19

New Faculty Orientation


Aug. 18

CLAS New Faculty Social*

Alumni House

Aug. 24

Unit Head Retreat

Alumni House

Aug. 24

University Picnic-50th Celebration

Field House (P.M.)

Aug. 25

FTLC Conference


Aug. 26

CLAS Faculty and Staff Meeting

Louis Armstrong Theatre-followed by lunch

Aug. 27


Field House

Aug. 30

Fall 2010 Classes Begin


 *by invitation only

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