June 29, 2011

Killdeer Elem Sch is seeking K-6 or a K-8 elem sch counselor

Killdeer Elementary School, Killdeer, North Dakota is searching
for a K-6 or a K-8 elementary school counselor. Elementary
educational background is desired with intervention counseling skills and
state mandated testing experiences preferred. All candidates are
encouraged to apply by July 13, 2011.

The City of Killdeer is a friendly ranching/farming community with
bustling oil service related careers. Killdeer boasts of our excellent
school system and personable and caring faculty. Killdeer has excellent
natural and wide-open environment opportunities rich with camping,
fishing, and wildlife activities. Killdeer is within 32 miles of the City
of Dickinson, North Dakota, a city of over 25,000+ residents with a major
four-year university.

If interested, please call or e-mail ASAP to the following Killdeer school
administrators. E-mail address is killdeer.school@sendit.nodak.edu

Mr. Gary Wilz, Superintendent @ 701-764-5878 (school),
cell # @ 701-590-0275, or at home at 701-764-6272.

Mrs. Carol Dietz, Elementary Principal at 701-764-5878(school),
or cell # 701-390-4682 or at home @ 701-548-8473.

Posted by rutka005 at 1:00 PM

June 27, 2011

Call for Nominations

The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award

Deadline for receipt of materials: October 3, 2011

The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award recognizes graduate students who show exemplary promise as future leaders of higher education; whose work reflects a strong emphasis on teaching and learning; and who demonstrate a commitment to developing academic and civic responsibility in themselves and others.

The award honors the work of K. Patricia Cross, Professor Emerita of Higher Education at the University of California, Berkeley.

Please go to the K. Patricia Cross page of AAC&U's Web site for complete information.

Eligibility
All doctoral-level graduate students who are planning a career in higher education are eligible, regardless of academic department. Graduate students in fields where the MFA is the terminal degree, such as art or music, are also eligible. (Nominees must hold student status in January 2012.)

Applicants must demonstrate:

1. Leadership ability or potential for exercising leadership in teaching and learning, with a strong commitment to academic and civic responsibility
2. Leadership or potential leadership in the development of others as leaders, scholars, and citizens

Nomination Process
A faculty member or administrator must nominate the student, with a supporting letter from a second faculty member or administrator. The following materials must be submitted for an application to be considered:

1. A nomination letter from a faculty member or administrator
2. A supporting letter from a second faculty member or administrator
3. A statement from the student indicating how he or she meets the award criteria
4. A copy of the student's curriculum vitae

Nominations can be submitted anytime, but no later than October 3, 2011. Nominees must also complete an online form with all contact information. Only complete nominations will be considered.

The Award
The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award provides financial support for graduate students to attend AAC&U's 2012 Annual Meeting, which will be held in Washington, DC, January 25-28,2012. All award recipients are required to attend the conference.

The award includes travel, lodging, conference registration, and a one-year affiliation with AAC&U, including subscriptions to all AAC&U periodicals.

The awards will be announced in December 2011, and recognized at AAC&U's Annual Meeting in January.

Contact Information
Please contact Suzanne Hyers at hyers@aacu.org or 202.387.3760 with any questions.

Posted by rutka005 at 3:22 PM

June 20, 2011

Conference Participation

Division 17 Hospitality Space
Counseling Psychology Graduate Students Needed for APA Convention
Washington, DC
August 4-7, 2011

We are seeking Counseling Psychology graduate students who are willing to provide a much needed service to Division 17 in exchange for professional development, networking opportunities, and a whole lot of fun. Each year during APA, Division 17 hosts a Hospitality Space where business meetings, social events, and informal discussions are conducted. Graduate students are needed to help staff the Hospitality Space for one 2 or 3-hour shift each. Volunteers will be asked to attend an orientation meeting held on the first morning of the convention (Thursday August 4, 2011 7:30am-8:30am) in addition to serving their 2 or 3-hour shift. **We will offer an alternate orientation time for those who cannot make this primary orientation on Thursday morning. Each volunteer will also receive an invitation to the Division 17 Presidential Reception - this event is a lot of fun and an excellent networking opportunity! If you are interested in volunteering, please send your name, e-mail, home mailing address, and phone number to Angela Byars-Winston, Ph.D. (ambyars@wisc.edu).

Feel free to email either Co-Chair of the Hospitality Space Committee, Angela Byars-Winston, Ph.D. or Sherry Ceperich, Ph.D. (sherry.ceperich@va.gov) if you have any other questions related to helping out at the Hospitality Space.
Please respond by June 24, 2011.

Thanks in advance for your consideration. We'd love to see you in the Hospitality Space and your participation is needed and welcomed!

Posted by rutka005 at 2:09 PM

June 6, 2011

Employment Opportunities

CBS Student Services is excited to announce the opening of an Academic Advisor position. A full position description and application instructions are available on the U of M Human Resources website with requisition number 172058 or via the following link: https://employment.umn.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=95044
The application will close on Friday, June 10

Posted by rutka005 at 9:16 AM