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Department Representative: We need department representatives! Volunteer to become one! Email gsa@nmt.edu if you are interested.

Fall/Spring GSA Office hours:

The GSA officers will be available Mon trough Friday from 1 to 2 pm in the Center for Graduate Studies (Room 284B). Come and see us for your paper work and information.

Graduate Community Barbecue and Potluck: Volunteers needed!!!!
You are invited to the annual Graduate Community Barbecue and Potluck that will be held next Wednesday, Aug 27th at 5 pm, at a location that is to be announced (keep an eye out for posters that will supply this information). We need volunteers for setting up and preparing the food so please help us out (send us an e-mail if you would like to help)! Bring your family, and, to get volunteer points, a dessert dish!

Strategic Planning Information:

-Informational website: http://www.nmt.edu/spc-home 

-We are currently drafting the vision statement (a statement of who we are or how we want to be seen as a university). The subcommittee should have a draft ready for discussion by the next meeting (1/29). 

-There will be polls and community forums (dates yet to be determined). 

-Rough schedule (the final plan should be done by December 2014):

  • February: Mission Statement

  • March: Organizational Analysis (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats)

  • April: Strategy Formulation

  • May: Performance Audit/Gap Analysis

  • June: Contingency Planning

  • July: Implementation Planning

  • August-October: Strategic Plan Development

  • October-November: Presentation of draft for comment and plan enhancement

-Please contact Gabrielle Miller gmille00@nmt.edu for more information or with comments/suggestions on how to better represent/include the graduate community as the Strategic Planning process goes forward.

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Upcoming Events & Meetings

  • August 27, 2014
    GSA/CGS Picnic
    Starts: August 27, 2014 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Location: Lawn between Brown and Driscoll Halls
  • August 29, 2014
    GSA Meeting
    Starts: August 29, 2014 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    Location: Tripp Room, Library 212
  • September 4, 2014
    Travel Grant Application Deadline
    Starts: September 4, 2014 11:59 pm - 11:59 pm
  • November 13, 2014
    Travel Grant Application Deadline
    Starts: November 13, 2014 11:59 pm - 11:59 pm
  • February 1, 2015
    Travel Grant Application Deadline
    Starts: February 1, 2015 11:59 pm - 11:59 pm

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