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Investing in Ability Week

Posted On: 09/28/12 | Comments (0)

The 22nd annual Investing in Ability events will take place October 22-26. This year's theme, "The Attitude of Accommodations: The Art and Architecture of Accessibility", explores a broad spectrum of disability topics. All events are free and everyone is welcome!

Categories: MSW Students , PhD Students

Looking to Work Internationally?

Posted On: 09/28/12 | Comments (0)

The UM School of Social Work cosponsors several activities September -October that focus on international career opportunities - including an informational fair in October. It's called International Career Pathways.

Check out the details:http://internationalcenter.umich.edu/swt/work/resources/ICP/series.html

Categories: Career Services

Career Services Events

Posted On: 09/26/12 | Comments (0)

Check out our list of events for Fall 2012 on our events calendar on ssw.umich.edu.

Categories: Career Services

Vote for SSW Winter Commencement Faculty Participants!

Posted On: 09/20/12 | Comments (0)

Attn: December 2012 MSW Degree Candidates! Please read & respond by Monday, October 8th.

The Graduation Planning Committee would like your input in suggesting faculty participants for the following roles in our December 15th SSW graduation ceremony.

Marshals: coordinate the ceremony activities on the day of graduation
Readers: read individual names of graduates as they cross stage
Hooders: place ceremonial Masters hood over graduates head before they cross stage

You do not need to specify roles - just names of the faculty you would like to see participate. The Graduation Committee will invite and assign the specific roles to those selected.

PLEASE EMAIL YOUR TOP SEVEN (7) FACULTY CHOICES TO: mitch@umich.edu

Categories: MSW Students

Call for Entries - Student Performance at SSW Winter Commencement

Posted On: 09/20/12 | Comments (0)

The Winter Graduation Planning Committee is accepting musical/verbal performance submissions by a graduating student or a small group of graduating students for possible inclusion in the SSW December Commencement. All performance submissions will be considered.

The Committee may select up to one performer, or may not choose any of the submissions. This opportunity is open to SSW students who expect to complete their MSW degree requirements in good academic standing and plan to attend the ceremony on December 15th.

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Categories: MSW Students

SSW Winter Commencement

Posted On: 09/14/12 | Comments (0)

SSW Winter Commencement
Saturday, December 15, 2012
11:00 AM at Hill Auditorium

Reception immediately following in the 2nd floor Ballroom of the Michigan League.

Click for information on University-wide winter commencement.
Categories: MSW Students

Join the Winter Graduation Planning Committee!

Posted On: 09/14/12 | Comments (0)

The Graduation Planning Committee is looking for 4 - 6 MSW students graduating in December 2012 to join the committee.

We are having our first meeting on Thursday, September 20 from 12 – 1 PM in Room 1804 SSWB. If you would like to join, please reply to Michelle Gorton and confirm your availability.

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Categories: MSW Students

Telluride House Scholarship

Posted On: 09/14/12 | Comments (0)

The Telluride House is accepting applications for the 2013-2014 Academic year.

Informational Meetings:
September 18th @ 8:30PM, Room 4448, East Hall
September 20th @ 5:30PM, C East Room, Pierpont

Open House Dinner: October 3rd @ 5:30PM
Telluride House (1735 Washtenaw Ave: corner of Washtenaw and Cambridge)
RSVP for the dinner

Fall 2012 Application Deadline: Monday, October 22nd @ 5:00 PM

For more information email: mbta.apply@tellurideassociation.org

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Categories: MSW Students