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Unit Head Mailing 8-9-11


  1. National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipends– deadline is Sept.1, 2011
  2. CLAS Important Dates

  1. National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipends -deadline is Sept.1, 2011 (attachment)

The attached document details the process to be followed for CLAS applicants for the NEH Summer Stipends. Applications should be submitted to Dean Antczak by Sept.1, 2011. See further instructions on the attached document and the link for NEH grant website.


      2. CLAS Important Dates 



Important Dates



Aug. 9

Grading Opens in Banner


Aug. 9-10

Finals 2nd 6 and 12 week


Aug. 15

Grades due 2nd 6 and 12 week at noon


Aug. 15

Unit Alignment to CLAS Strategic Plan

CLAS Dean’s office

Aug. 17 & 18

New Faculty Orientation *


Aug. 17

CLAS New Faculty Social**

Alumni House

Aug. 23

Unit Head Retreat

324/330 KEN, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Aug 23

University Picnic

Pew Campus, 5:00-8:00 p.m.

Aug. 24

FTLC Conference

EC, 8:30-2:00 register on www.gvsu.edu/seminars

Aug. 25

CLAS Faculty and Staff Meeting

10:00 a.m. Louis Armstrong Theatre-followed by lunch

Aug. 26

President’s Address & Convocation


Aug. 29

Fall 2011 Classes Begin


Sept. 1

NEH Summer Stipends Application due

CLAS Dean’s Office, B-4-232 MAK

Sept. 5 + 6

Labor Day Recess


*Sponsored by Provost’s office. Special invitations sent from their office.

**Sponsored by CLAS; invitation only




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