April 21, 2009 | Leave a Comment
Please join us for the Leslie Eliason Teacher of Excellence Award Ceremony today, Tuesday, April 21 at 12:00 noon in the Samson Center Reading Room. Faculty, staff, and students are invited to attend. This award recognizes outstanding teaching and promotes the professional development of a teacher by a grant from the Payne Family Foundation. This [...]
In this year’s especially challenging fiscal environment, many schools are simultaneously implementing tuition increases and program cuts. Here at the Institute, we have adopted a tuition level for Academic Year 2009-2010 that protects academic programs from cuts, supports student services and continues our tradition of academic excellence. Next year’s tuition will be $31,000, or $15,500 [...]
This year, the Leslie Eliason Excellence in Teaching Award will again be funded by Karen and Christopher Payne, good friends of Professor Eliason. Members of the community are invited to submit nominations for this award.
The offices of the Provost & Institutional Advancement have teamed up to offer a special workshop for faculty and staff interested in grant funding opportunities. The workshop will consist of two, two-hour grant writing overview sessions, to be taught by Jonathan Berkey, Adjunct Professor, GSIPS, on February 24th & 26th from 12-2 PM. (Note: The [...]
Winter Term, which many call J-Term for short, will run from January 5-30, 2009. We have extended its length this year to four weeks to offer more courses needing additional time, as well as to provide extended time for off-campus activities. J-Term is considered part of our Spring Term, so students may receive financial aid [...]