September 15, 2009

Fall Commencement

The Graduate School is pleased to announce that the Fall 2009 commencement exercises will be held on Friday, December 14 at 1:00 PM in Northrop Auditorium.

Students who intend to participate in the Fall 2009 Commencement Ceremony must submit the Commencement Attendance Approval form to Kathy Walter by Monday, September 28. MA and SC students must have submitted their degree program forms in order for the form to be approved; PhD students must have submitted the thesis proposal and thesis planning panel forms.

Posted by kwalter at 1:49 PM

September 11, 2009

WRITING WORKSHOP

Student Writing Support in the Center for Writing will be conducting two APA workshops for students.

An Introduction to APA Documentation & Editorial Style

Tuesday, October 6, 2009
10:30 to 12:00 pm
Wilson Library, room S30A (West Bank)

Friday, October 9, 2009
10:00 to 11:30 am
Magrath Library, room 2 (St. Paul)

Learn the basics of American Psychological Association (APA) documentation and editorial style through discussion, handouts, and exercises. The workshop will also include a brief introduction to RefWorks, a web-based citation manager.

Presenters:
Candance Doerr-Stevens, PhD student in Literacy Education, and writing consultant, Center for Writing
Debra Hartley, PhD, Assistant Director, Center for Writing

To register, click here or go to our workshop web page at Hthttp://writing.umn.edu/sws/workshops/index.htm

Posted by kwalter at 10:12 AM

DISSERTATION SEMINAR

The Scholarly Community is cordially invited to share the Final Oral Dissertation Presentation by

Saba Ghazimoghadam

In partial fulfillment of requirements for PhD in Educational Psychology

A Thesis Submitted to the Faculty of the Graduate School Of the University of Minnesota

A Qualitative Study of the Perceived Attitudes toward Counseling and Effective Counseling Practices in Working with Clients of Iranian Origin

Monday, September 21, 2009
10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
330 Education Sciences Building


COMMITTEE:
Professor Mostafa Kaveh, chair
Professor Michael Goh, advisor
Professor Kay Thomas
Professor Kay Wahl

Posted by kwalter at 10:01 AM