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Teaching Assistantship Preferences DUE

TEACHING ASSISTANT PREFERENCES DUE Wednesday, March 26th. Please submit your teaching assistantship preferences to Colleen by noon. You may submit via email at henne020@umn.edu or leave a copy of your preferences in her mailbox.

Dissertation Writing Retreat

THE CENTER FOR WRITING and THE GRADUATE SCHOOL are now accepting applications for their three week Dissertation Writing Retreat. All dissertation-writing PhD students are encouraged to apply for one of the fifteen seats available. The retreat takes place from May 27 - June 12. Applications are due Monday, April 7th. Click here for more information and to apply.

3RD YEAR STUDENTS: The spring semester date on which Written Preliminary Portfolio Exam materials are accepted by the department is April 1st, by 12:00pm, NOON. Those of you who did not do so in fall semester must submit your portfolio exam materials for this semester. Required: Contact Melanie (stein196@umn.edu) to confirm the members of your examination committee

Spring Graduate Student Commencement

If you are graduating and plan to participate in the spring graduate student commencement ceremony for Arts, Sciences, and Engineering taking place on Friday, May 2, 2014, the deadline to register is Monday, March 3, 2014. For more information, visit https://sites.google.com/a/umn.edu/ase-commencement/

The graduate school requires an annual review of student progress for
each graduate student. The department process for annual review
includes a meeting with your adviser(s). Meetings should be scheduled
between February 3 and February 21. Students are also required to
submit a Student Activities Report (SAR) each calendar year. Please
submit your SAR to Melanie (stein196@umn.edu) by Monday, February
3, 2014

The graduate school requires an annual review of student progress for
each graduate student. The department process for annual review
includes a meeting with your adviser(s). Meetings should be scheduled
between February 3 and February 21. Students are also required to
submit a Student Activities Report (SAR) each calendar year. Please
submit your SAR to Melanie (stein196@umn.edu) by Monday, February
3, 2014

Accessing Sample Files

Accessing Sample Files: American Studies graduate students may access a shared drive containing sample files in the following categories: fellowships, job applications, research, student milestones, and teaching. To access these files, log-in using your x.500 to webfiles.umn.edu. If you have issues logging in, please contact amstdy@umn.edu.

Third Year Students' Written Preliminary Portfolio Exam Materials

3rd year students: the fall semester date on which Written Preliminary Portfolio Exam materials are accepted by the department is Friday, November 1st at 12:00pm, noon. If you are planning to submit your portfolio exam materials for this semester, contact amstdy@umn.edu regarding your intent to submit on November 1st and to confirm the members of your examination committee.

Pay periods for graduate appointments

Academic year payments for Graduate student TAs, RA and fellows are distributed over 19.5 stipend periods, every two weeks. The first day of the academic year employment is 8/26/13 and the last day is 5/25/14 (the last check is .5 check, so will be half the amount as the others). The actual first PAY DAY is September 18th. The last PAY DAY is June 11th. If you are on a semester appointment, the dates are 8/26/13 - 1/08/14 in the Fall and 1/09/14-5/25/14 in the Spring.

For Fellowship Recipients: Fellowships and Taxes

The University does not automatically withhold taxes from fellowships. Those of you on fellowship may find the University website about fellowships and taxes informative: http://www1.umn.edu/ohr/pay/taxes/index.html. From here, click on the "non-service fellowship" link. For the pdf form to request withholding of graduate fellowship income tax, click here.

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