MSPM: IN THE KNOW SEPTEMBER 25, 2018

Top 3 for 25 September 2018:  

1- GWMSPM: Featured as Top Online Project Management Degree, And Grad Applications

Online Engineering Programs featured GW Master of Science in Project Management as one of the top online project management degrees. GW Project Management Professor, Dr. Sanjay Jain, was also featured as one of the top 3 professors to know in schools with online project management programs. Click here for more details.

REMINDER: Students who are completing all program requirements in the Fall 2018 semester should apply for graduation by Monday, October 1. Check out application instructions on the registrar’s website.

2- Upcoming Project Management Events

PMIDC Washington Circle Luncheon Event

There is still time to register for this week’s PMIWDC Washington Circle Luncheon!

The PMIDC Washington Circle Luncheon event will be on September 27, 2018, Thursday, from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM in Duques Hall Room 453. The event will feature Sasan Afsoosi’s presentation, “Virtual Agile Is Reality: Agile Project Management To Manage Distributed Teams.”

More information about the event and registration can be viewed here.

2018 PMI Symposium

Register for the upcoming 2018 PMI Symposium this month! This is a great opportunity for MSPM students to participate in this symposium, build key networking, and gain professional development in the project management field.

Friday, September 28, 2018 | Sheraton Tysons Hotel |8661 Leesburg Pike Tysons, VA 22182 |  7:30 AM Register here.

The PM Symposium provides a forum focused on developing project managers of all skill levels through professional development opportunities (7 PDUs will be available throughout the day). The symposium is also an opportunity for companies to meet project managers seeking career transition and matching interests, skills, and experience to their needs. If you are active in the project management community, don’t miss the premiere Symposium for the DC Metro Area.

3- Career and Job Opportunities

Fall 2018 Career & Internship Fair: The Annual Fall Career Fair will be on September 28, 2018, Friday, from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM in the Charles E. Smith Center. More information about the career fair is available here.

Department of Homeland Security: U.S. Customs and Border Protection Student Trainee Webinar will be on September 25, 2018 | 4:00 PM-5:00 PM. Register here

APCO Worldwide Career Development & Professional Workshop: The workshop is co-hosted by The LAGRANT Foundation (TLF), an organization dedicated to increasing the number of ethnic minorities in advertising, marketing and public relations by providing scholarships, internships, career & professional development workshops and mentors to African American/Black, Asian American/Pacific Islander, Native American/Alaska Native and Hispanic/Latino undergraduate and graduate students. Click here for more details.

PeaceTech Lab MBA Internship:  PeaceTech Lab is searching for an Operations Intern for Fall 2018. Application deadline is September 30, 2018 at 7:00 AM. Click here for more details.

Education Pioneers Summer Fellowship: Education Pioneers has had much success in the past with GW students and is looking to recruit more students for their upcoming summer program. They will be conducting an Information Session on October 1, 2018. Click here for more details about the fellowship.

GWU Milken Institute School of Public Health: The Milken Institute School of Public Health is seeking an Administrative Manager position in the Department of Prevention and Community Health & Sumner M. Redstone Global Center for Prevention & Wellness. For more information about the job duties and qualifications, please visit here.