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MSPM: In the Know, August 21, 2015

Top 3 for 21 Aug

Need to Check your Fall Class Schedule?
To confirm you fall schedule, log into GWeb and confirm your courses and class schedule via the Student Records & Registration Menu. This site provides your official registration details. Blackboard is not the site you should use to confirm this information. Most professors will not make the courses available on Blackboard until the first week of the semester, which begins August 31.

GW New Venture Competition, Kickoff Meeting 10 Sep
Participate in the fifth largest collegiate business plan competition in the country. The competition provides a real-world, experiential learning opportunity in entrepreneurship. Winners of the competition can actually launch and operate their ventures while maintaining complete control of their business through the issuance of non-dilutive cash grants. Attend the kick off on Thursday, 10 Sep. Visit newventure.gwu.edu for details.

Ernst & Young Information Session, 17 Sep
EY is hosting an event specifically for MSPM students and alumni on Thursday, 17 Sep. Register to attend the session via GWork. During the session, the EY team will provide an overview of the firm’s Performance Improvement – Program Management practice area as well as a workshop on “how-to” respond to a consulting case interview. The team will be collecting resumes through GWorkSB and in-person at the event.

GWork Job ID Number: 826069

Job Title: OCR: Advisory Services Senior Performance Improvement – Program Management

For online students or alumni unable to attend the event in-person, we welcome you to email your resumes to MSPM alumna, Anna Matsiras, at anna.matsiras@ey.com.

MSPM: In the Know, November 12, 2014

Top 3 for 12 Nov

Spring Registration & GTAs
Spring 2015 registration opened on Monday, 10 Nov. Classes are starting to fill up. Be sure to register early to guarantee a seat in your required or elective courses. I do expect the DNSC electives to fill to capacity.
Interested in serving as a GTA for the spring? If so, speak to the professor for the class you’d like to be a GTA. Each professor selects their GTAs. If you have never been a GTA before, you are required to attend a training seminar on 8 Jan. Payments generally range from $1,250 to $2,500 per course and workload is usually 10 hours per week.

Career Center Walk-in Hours, 13 Nov
The specialized masters career coach, Pilar Little, is hosting walk-in hours tomorrow, 13 Nov, 4-5 pm. She’ll spend 10 minutes with each student to answer career-related questions. No appointment or RSVP needed. Meet her outside of the F. David Fowler Career Center, suite 560 in Duques Hall.

G&EE Trivia Night and Photo Contest
The GWSB Global & Experiential Education team is hosting two events in celebration of International Education Week:

International Trivia Competition, 19 Nov

Join other GWSB students for a night of international trivia at Stoney’s on L St, NW. Compete in teams of 3-5 people. Sign up online. Food and drinks provided. Prizes awarded to winners.

International Photo Competition, 14 Nov

Submit photos from study abroad programs or from around Washington, DC. Submission deadline is 14 Nov at midnight. Review full details online.

2014 GWSB Graduate Speaker and Singer Competition – 17 Mar Deadline

Prospective graduates interested in being a speaker or in singing the National Anthem and Alma Mater at the GWSB Specialized Masters Celebration on Saturday, 17 May, are encouraged to email gradspkr@gwu.edu to audition.

Be prepared to deliver a 3-5 minute commencement speech or to sing the National Anthem and Alma Mater. Include a brief bio and recent photo with your audition request. Submit your request by 17 Mar!

MSPM: In the Know, November 27, 2013

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Hiring Project Managers – UUX and Bering Straits
GW Commencement Student Speaker Competition 2014
5-minute Survey

Dear MSPM students,

Happy Thanksgiving! The top 3 items you need to know this week:

Hiring Project Managers – UUX and Bering Straits

New positions have been posted to our job board. UUX is looking to fill two project management positions in Miami, FL with the option to live in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Bering Straits is looking for a junior to mid-level project manager for their operations in Washington, DC. Both organizations specifically reached out to our office to hire MSPM students and/or alumni.

GW Commencement Student Speaker Competition 2014

Prospective graduates can audition to be the student speaker at Commencement on the National Mall, on Sunday, May 18, 2014. The deadline to submit entries is Saturday, March 1. Additional information about the competition can be found on the Commencement website.

The 2014 schedule is now available on the Commencement website. Review the Schedule, Tickets, Accommodations, and Students tabs to answer all of your questions surrounding graduation. As of yet, we do not have information on the number of tickets each student will receive for the School of Business Celebration on Saturday, May 17.

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