What's going on this week? There are two workshops you may still attend this week, Tuesday & Wednesday. Each workshop provides a unique opportunity to get one-on-one contact with local alums about careers in COM and applying for scholarships. Each session is intended to be hands-on, a sort of training or workshop, to help you directly with developing career … [Read more...] about COM Week Begins
What is COM Week really all about? September 20-24 is COM WEEK: Lead, Engage, Change. We host this event every fall semester in order to provide you with an opportunity to interact with alums who are willing to share their career and professional experiences with you. The year we’ve themed it around the Public Affairs Theme, Leading in a Global Society. The idea is that as … [Read more...] about Lead, Engage, Change: COM Week 2010
Well, it’s the start of the fall semester and you are pumped, right? You are ready for new classes, new professors, new found freedom after living at home this summer, promises you’ll study more this fall, you’ll get that resume started, you’ll eat better or workout more, and you’ll stick to a new plan and keep your enthusiasm up. You’ve said or thought all this, right? Who … [Read more...] about Welcome Back Students!
For the last three months, Craig Hall at the corner of Grand and National has seen a steady stream of construction equipment and workers coming in and out. The third floor classrooms were remodeled to remove decades old sisal wall covering, referred to as the "burlap walls" by students and faculty, and floor tiles. And finally, on Monday, August 23, just in time for … [Read more...] about Welcome Back-Craig Hall gets a facelift
Do you remember teachers asking you that question when you returned to school after summer? It's a classic first day of class activity no matter what grade level. I like to ask that question of my new students as an ice breaker on the first day of class. Why? I like hearing about the awesome trips they took, concerts they went to, tight spots they got themselves into, and … [Read more...] about What did you do for your summer vacation?