April 2, 2018

IN THIS BULLETIN:

Meetings/Workshops/Events:
1. DISRUPTING ACADEMIC BULLYING – A DISCUSSION WITH DEPARTMENTAL LEADERS

Policy Updates:
2. iTHENTICATE ACCESS AND TRAINING VIDEOS AVAILABLE

Administrative Announcements:
3. ASSISTANCE WITH TLOS SURVEY REQUESTED
4. OPEN POSITION: ASSOCIATE DEAN OF THE GRADUATE SCHOOL
5. PARTICIPATION IN COUNCIL OF GRADUATE SCHOOLS’ SURVEY REQUESTED
6. ATTENTION! GRADUATE CATALOG EDITORS
7. ADMISSIONS AND RECRUITMENT TRENDS
8. POWELL GRADUATE FELLOWSHIPS

Deadlines/Dates to Remember:
APRIL 6: PhD/EdD ETD submission deadline to participate in spring commencement
APRIL 15: Assistantship Acceptance deadline
MAY 31: Deadline to submit edits to Graduate Catalog (see #6)

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March 16, 2018

 

IN THIS BULLETIN:

Meetings/Workshops/Events:
1. iTHENTICATE TRAINING
2. CELEBRATE GRADUATE EDUCATION WEEK 2018
3. ETD WORKSHOP DURING GRADUATE EDUCATION WEEK
4. DISRUPTING ACADEMIC BULLYING – A DISCUSSION WITH DEPARTMENTAL LEADERS

Policy Updates:
5. ASSISTANTSHIP ACCEPTANCE DEADLINE FOR NEW STUDENTS

Administrative Announcements:
6. PARTICIPATION IN COUNCIL OF GRADUATE SCHOOLS’ SURVEY REQUESTED
7. TAKE YOUR STUDENTS TO LUNCH DURING GRADUATE EDUCATION WEEK
8. ATTENTION! GRADUATE CATALOG EDITORS
9. ADMISSIONS AND RECRUITMENT TRENDS
10. POWELL GRADUATE FELLOWSHIPS

Deadlines/Dates to Remember:
MARCH 21: iThenticate Training
MARCH 22: PHD/EdD last day to defend to participate in commencement
MARCH 26-30: Graduate Education Week
APRIL 6: PhD/EdD ETD submission deadline to participate in spring commencement
APRIL 15: Assistantship Acceptance deadline (See #3 for details).
MAY 31: Deadline to submit edits to Graduate Catalog (see #5)

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March 1, 2018

IN THIS BULLETIN:

Meetings/Workshops/Events:
1.iTHENTICATE TRAINING

Policy Updates:
2. REMINDER: TOEFL MINIMUM REQUIREMENT INCREASED BEGINNING FALL 2018
3. ASSISTANTSHIP ACCEPTANCE DEADLINE FOR NEW STUDENTS

Administrative Announcements:
4. TAKE YOUR STUDENTS TO LUNCH DURING GRADUATE EDUCATION WEEK
5. NEW GRADUATE CONTRACT TOOL
6. ATTENTION! GRADUATE CATALOG EDITORS
7. ADMISSIONS AND RECRUITMENT TRENDS
8. DEAN’S DIVERSITY ASSISTANTSHIPS – DEADLINE MARCH 9
9. MCNAIR ASSISTANTSHIPS – DEADLINE MARCH 10

Deadlines/Dates to Remember:
MARCH 1: Last day to submit application for degree form for spring for name to appear in commencement bulletin.
MARCH 21: iThenticate Training
MARCH 22: PHD/EdD last day to defend to participate in commencement
MARCH 26-30: Graduate Education Week
APRIL 15: Assistantship Acceptance deadline (See #3 for details).
MAY 31: Deadline to submit edits to Graduate Catalog (see #5)

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February 16, 2018

IN THIS BULLETIN:

Meetings/Workshops/Events:
1. SPRING GRADUATE PROGRAM DIRECTORS MEETING

Policy Updates:
2. REMINDER FOR ADMISSION APPLICATION DECISIONS
3. REMINDER: TOEFL MINIMUM REQUIREMENT INCREASED BEGINNING FALL 2018
4. ASSISTANTSHIP ACCEPTANCE DEADLINE FOR NEW STUDENTS

Administrative Announcements:
5. DEAN’S DIVERSITY ASSISTANTSHIPS
6. MCNAIR ASSISTANTSHIPS
7. PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS
8. GRADUATE EDUCATION WEEK 2018

Deadlines:
MARCH 1: Last day to submit application for degree form for spring for name to appear in commencement bulletin.
MARCH 22: PhD/EdD last day to defend to participate in commencement
APRIL 15: Assistantship Acceptance deadline (See #4 for details).

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February 1, 2018

IN THIS BULLETIN:

Meetings/Workshops/Events:
1. SPRING GRADUATE PROGRAM DIRECTORS MEETING

Policy Updates:
2. REMINDER FOR ADMISSION APPLICATION DECISIONS
3. REMINDER: TOEFL MINIMUM REQUIREMENT INCREASED BEGINNING FALL 2018
4. THE NEW CONTRACT CREATION AND APPROVAL SYSTEM
5. ASSISTANTSHIP ACCEPTANCE DEADLINE FOR NEW STUDENTS

Administrative Announcements:
6. PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS
7. GRADUATE EDUCATION WEEK 2018
8. GRADUATE SCHOOL COMMUNICATION TO GRADUATE STUDENTS
9. DISRUPTING ACADEMIC BULLYING

Deadlines:
FEBRUARY 2:  Last day to submit the start-of-semester defense exception form for spring.
MARCH 1:  Last day to submit application for degree form for spring for name to appear in commencement bulletin.
APRIL 15:  Assistantship Acceptance deadline (See #5 for details).

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January 16, 2018

IN THIS BULLETIN:

Meetings/Workshops/Events:
1. CONTRACT TOOL TRAINING
2. SPRING GRADUATE PROGRAM DIRECTORS MEETING

Policy Updates:
3. THE NEW CONTRACT CREATION AND APPROVAL SYSTEM
4. ASSISTANTSHIP ACCEPTANCE DEADLINE FOR NEW STUDENTS

Administrative Announcements:
5. APPLICATIONS INVITED FOR ACADEMY FOR GRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANT EXCELLENCE (VTGrATE)
6. GRADUATE SCHOOL COMMUNICATION TO GRADUATE STUDENTS
7. DISRUPTING ACADEMIC BULLYING
8. NOMINATIONS FOR GRADUATE STUDENT AWARDS OPEN
9. NOMINATE OUTSTANDING FACULTY MENTOR(S) FOR MENTOR AWARD

Deadlines:
JANUARY 29: Nominations for GEW awards
FEBRUARY 2: Last day to submit the start-of-semester defense exception form for spring.
APRIL 15: Assistantship Acceptance deadline

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Welcome to the Graduate School Bulletin

Beginning January 16, 2018, this blog will be the home of the Graduate School Bulletin. Published on the 1st and 16th of the month, this blog will be a way to communicate with graduate program directors (GPDs) and graduate coordinators regarding upcoming events, policy updates, administrative announcements and important deadlines. It will also be distributed through the GPD and coordinator listserv.