February 15, 2008

Workshops

Please join us!

Coffee Break for Grants: FOUNDATION FUNDING
Wednesday, February 20, 2007, 10:00 to 11:30 am, 325 Education Sciences Building

Presenters: Jerry Stein, senior fellow (SSW); Lynn Slifer, CEHD director of development; Jan Gerstenberger, director of corporate and foundation relations, University of Minnesota Foundation; and Kara Rose, CEHD grant coordinator.

Lynn Slifer, CEHD director of development, and Jan Gerstenberger, director of corporate and foundation relations for the University of Minnesota Foundation, will explain the why’s and how’s of University fundraising procedures and how to submit successful proposals to local and national foundations. SSW’s Jerry Stein, an experienced grant-getter, will share his own experiences with approaching foundations.

All are welcome!

Coffee and bagels will be served. Please RSVP to Laura Hagen (gardz001@umn.edu).

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CENTER FOR WRITING--Teaching With Writing Program for spring semester: "Grading Student Writing," Feb. 22, noon-1:30 p.m. 10 McNeal Hall; "Responding to Nonnative Graduate Writers," Feb. 27, 2:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m., 101 Walter; "It's All About Efficiency," lunch and conversation for TAs who teach with writing, March 5, noon-1:30 p.m., West Bank location TBA; "Teaching With Writing Online," March 7, noon-1:30 p.m., 101 Walter Library. To learn more or register, see Center for Writing (http://writing.umn.edu/register.htm) or call 612-626-7579.

Posted by lind0449 at February 15, 2008 11:03 AM