Proposal deadline: Thursday, April 25 Missouri State University will host its second on-campus conference to focus upon first-generation students, "From Convocation to Graduation." The conference committee welcomes proposals from faculty, staff, and administrators that focus upon first-generation students. Concurrent sessions will be 50 minutes, which should include time for … [Read more...] about Call for proposals – First-generation student conference
Archives for April 4, 2019
The academic advisor forums will be included in the Provost Communiqué prior to each event date. If you want to view all of the forums for the Spring 2019 semester, visit the Academic Advisement Center website. Master Advisor Refresher Workshops Date: Friday, April 12 Time: 9:00 to 11:30 a.m. Location: University Hall 200 Coordinator: Amy Marie Aufdembrink This session … [Read more...] about Check out the new academic advisor forums
Dates: Monday–Wednesday, May 20–22 Boost your research productivity this summer by taking a workshop on social network analysis! Social network analysis is a tool for examining relationships and behavior in social contexts (e.g., classrooms, prisons, churches, hospitals, businesses, etc.). FCTL is sponsoring this 3-day workshop on May 20–22, 2019. Please register through … [Read more...] about Attend the social network analysis workshop
Register for our "Final Four" spring faculty writing retreats Dates: Thursday, April 11 Friday, April 26 Monday, May 20 Tuesday, May 21 Time: 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Location: LIBR 204 (FCTL) Facilitator: Dr. Etta Madden Take advantage of the “Final Four” spring faculty writing retreats. The Faculty Write Program focuses on promoting faculty productivity and camaraderie … [Read more...] about FCTL events and announcements
International travel application The deadline for the international travel application is Monday, April 15, 2019. The funding is to support faculty international travel that will “advance the university mission, in a manner related to the research of the faculty member.” The international travel award provides up to $2,500 to the recipient. This is a one-to-one match with … [Read more...] about What’s happening in the graduate college
It’s past midterm, grades are posted, and you are concerned about a student who is still missing class a lot or struggling academically. What can you do? Use the new Academic Care Team Referral Form to send an alert. The sooner we intervene with the student the quicker we can offer help. The goal of this new referral form is to initiate prompt communication and effective … [Read more...] about Refer students for assistance with new online form
Senior Survey The Senior Survey is the first part of the University Exit Exam. It is a brief series of questions selected to satisfy state reporting requirements and for internal efforts toward program improvement. The survey includes first-destination information, a satisfaction question, and the chance for students to comment on their experience at MSU. At times, the Senior … [Read more...] about What’s going on in assessment?