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November 21, 2008

Week of November 24, 2008

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The Advising Center will have WALK-IN ADVISING hours starting Monday November 24 through Friday December 5.
Come in without an appointment between 10am and 4pm!! (We are closed on the Thursday the 27th and Friday the 28th for Thanksgiving)

NEW!! SYNC Peer Advising...thinking about choosing a major or exploring career options? Meet with an Academic Peer Advisor and a Career Center Peer Advisor at the same time!! SYNC appointments are held on Wednesdays from 12-3pm in the PAAO office (G150 Angell). Call 764-7460 for an appointment.

Also, look for upcoming deadlines in
Scholarships and Awards, and Internships, Job, and Leadership Opportunities

UPCOMING EVENTS: LSA Academic Advising Consulting Group

ONGOING EVENTS: Pre-Health Quick Questions, Visiting (Non-LSA) Advisors in Angell, Cross Campus Transfer information sessions, Tau Beta Pi free tutoring



Michigan Apprentice
Deadline for application Nov 24. Interviews and decisions to be done in late November, with apprenticeships in December and January.
For more information please see the Alumni Center's website.
Apprenticeships with:

  • Douglas M. McCracken Jr.,Senior Global Brand Manager, Activision Blizzard
  • Jerry May, Vice President for Development, U-M Ann Arbor
  • Bill Wenzell, Development Officer, Focus: HOPE, Detroit, Michigan
  • Jared N. Page–Washington, DC, Lobbyist
  • Eric Braate WDIV, Channel 4 – Detroit Meterologist
  • Jeremy Steinberg Vice President, Digital Sales and Business Development at FOX News Channel/FOX Business Network–New York
  • Paul Saginaw, Co-Owner and Founding Partner of Zingerman's

School of Public Policy Visitation Day (Masters Program)
Monday, November 24th (and another one Monday, December 1st)
Meet with Admissions Staff and attend various Public Policy classes! We are able to accommodate twenty students for each visitation day, please register online.


School of Social Work Prospective Student Information Session
Tuesday, November 25
1794 SSWB (Fauri Seminar Room)
We invite you learn more about the School by attending a prospective student information session. Admissions counselors will discuss program options, degree requirements, the application process, financial aid, and more. Time will also be available to ask questions.


LSA Academic Advising Consulting Group
Application Deadline December 15

Do you want to make a difference?
Are you a creative thinker who cares about your undergraduate experience in LSA?
Do you want to help the Newnan LSA Academic Advising Center improve our services to all LSA undergraduates?
If so, apply to serve on the LSA Academic Advising Consulting Group! The purpose of the LSA Academic Advising Consulting Group is for currently enrolled mainstream (not in Honors, RC, CSP) LSA students to participate in ongoing conversations about how the Newnan LSA Academic Advising Center can create better academic advising partnerships with undergraduates. As a student consultant, you would provide advice and feedback on pressing advising concerns, new initiatives, and emergent issues. The Consulting Group’s recommendations will help influence the Newnan Center’s goals, services, and overall effectiveness. For more information and on-line application, see https://sitemaker.umich.edu/saa.advgconsultgrp/home. Questions? Email Jean Leverich at leverich@umich.edu.


Pre-Health Quick Questions
David Brawn: Mondays 2–4pm (starting September 8th) in the Newnan Center library
Peggy Zitek: Thursdays 2-4pm (starting September 4th) in alcove #5 in the Science Learning Center (Rm 1720 Chem)

Visiting Advisors to the Newnan LSA Advising Center
Please call 764-0332 to schedule an appointment with one of these advisors in 1255 Angell Hall

Cross Campus Transfer (to LSA) Group Information Sessions
All Sessions are 4-5pm in G239 Angell
Monday, November 24
Wednesday, December 3
Monday, December 15

Considering transferring to LSA? Come to this information session to find out about degree and transfer requirements. This session is a mandatory part of the cross-campus transfer process. Once you've attended you can make an appointment with an LSA advisor to discuss your individual situation and complete the transfer paperwork if you are eligible to transfer.

Tau Beta Pi (Engineering Honor Society) Free Tutoring!! http://www.eecs.umich.edu/~tbp/
Every Sunday 4-6pm
Mojo (Jordan Lounge), South Quad (IRC 9th floor), and Bursley (Main lobby)--pick any one!
Math (100‐200 level), Physics (100‐200 level), Chem 130; usually all subjects at the same time.

Posted by yunecs at November 21, 2008 09:32 AM