MSPM: in the Know, May 24, 2016

Top 3 for 24 May

1 – Registration

Friday, 27 May, is the last day to drop a course in Summer Session 1. The last day to withdraw from a Summer Session 1 class with a grade of W is Friday, 10 Jun. Each student is responsible for reviewing the registration schedule and for managing themselves accordingly.

Summer II Elective offered beginning 5 July – 8 August 2016: PbuH 6199.11 Veterans, Deployment and Environmental Issues (1 credit). 

This class is ideal for anyone seeking a job at the Veterans Administration (VA) or with Tricare, or who seeks a research or policy position that addresses the health of active duty military or veterans. For more information,  please email or call Dr. Goldsmith (, or call 202.549.1019) or view full description here.

2 – Volunteer and Job Opportunities

Seeking Graduate Ambassadors for 2016-2017. Graduate Ambassadors Program is currently accepting applications for 2016-2017. Launched Fall 2014, the program provides opportunities for graduate students to be actively involved in building and promoting a graduate community to create a network for communication and assistance among prospective, current and former graduate students. Ambassadors plan events for the graduate community; answer questions for prospective students about the university, various curriculum, clubs and activities; and most importantly, share their personal experiences as graduate students at GW. If interested, Apply to be a Graduate Ambassador here!

The Pentagon Federal Credit Union is hiring! These positions will be in Chantilly VA and students can apply directly at or GWork as the positions are posted on both sites. See full job description below:

Project Coordinator IT Documentation Specialist

IT Project Manager I

3 – Events Roundup

How to Train Your Sponsor

featuring Laura Barnard, PMP

Date: Wednesday,  25 May 2016

11:30am – Networking | 12:00 through 1:00pm – Presentation

Location: The George Washington University School of Business                                   2201 G St, NW, Duques Hall, Room 453 | Washington, District Of Columbia 20052         See map: Google Maps

PMIWDC’s PMP certification prep course is one of the most comprehensive and best priced PMP review courses in the area. Spring Prep Course in Fairfax is just around the corner. Read More and Register at

Dates:  4 & 5 June and 11 & 12 June (Weekends)
Location: Virginia Tech Language and Culture Institute
2677 Prosperity Ave, Suite 600, Fairfax, VA
Cost: $975 PMIWDC Members; $995 Non-Members
Course Length: 26 contact hours, 4 days, 8:30am – 4pm