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MSPM: In the Know, November 3, 2015

Top 3 for 3 Nov

Attend the GWSB Alumni Roundtables, 9 Nov
Alumni roundtables will be held Monday, 9 Nov, from 6-8:30 p.m. in the City View Room at 1957 E St, NW. Register to attend this event and network with prominent GW alumni. Who knows, you may find your next employer at the event! Event begins with a cocktail reception followed by two roundtable discussions. Attire is business formal, strict dress code is fully enforced. Register to secure a limited number of seats.

Check for Holds that May Prevent Registration
Be sure to remove any holds on your account that may prevent you from register for classes 9 Nov. Did you…

  • Pay your student account balance?
  • Submit you immunization records?
  • Submit official transcripts?
  • Take care of all official administrative business?
To view your holds, log in to GWeb:
  • Click on “Student Record and Registration” folder
  • Next, click on “Student Records Information Menu”
  • Finally, click on “View Administrative Holds”

Spring 2016 Registration Opens 9 Nov
The spring 2016 schedule of classes is now available to help you plan for registration, which opens Monday, 9 Nov. Questions? Schedule an advisement session with Cambria Happ via www.meetme.so/gwmspm.

Registration in DNSC 6269 Project Management Application, the capstone, is not available via GWeb. See last week’s edition for instructions on how to register for DNSC 6269.

Two 3 credit hour project management electives scheduled for spring:

  • DNSC 6234 Procurement & Contracting, on campus and online sections available
  • DNSC 6290 Communication Strategies in Project Management, on campus and online sections available

MSPM: In the Know, November 5, 2014

Top 3 for 5 Nov

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Capitalize on Your Colonial Connections, 13 Nov
Join us for an evening of speed networking and dessert with fellow Colonials! Whether you are looking for new business opportunities or simply want to connect with the GW community, seize the opportunity to network with GW alumni and students from a variety of exciting industries. Event is open to all GW alumni and current GW graduate students. Thursday, 13 Nov, 7 p.m. EST in the Marvin Center. Register at http://go.gwu.edu/nov132014.

Check for Holds that May Prevent Registration
Spring registration starts on Monday, 10 Nov. Make sure you remove any holds on your account that may prevent you from registering for your classes. To view holds, log in to GWeb Info System, click on “Student Record and Registration,” then “Student Records Information Menu,” and finally “View Administrative Holds.” Did you…

MSPM: In the Know, October 30, 2014

Seeking Candidates for the GW PMA Board
The GW Project Management Association (PMA) is calling for interested individuals to self-nominate to serve on the board. If you are interested, complete the nomination survey no later than 5 pm EDT today, 30 Oct. Details on each board position are available on the blog.

Spring 2015 Registration Opens 10 Nov
Spring registration opens Monday, 10 Nov, via GWeb. GWeb registration is available 7am-10pm EST during the registration period. Confirm your plan in DegreeMAP and register accordingly to secure a seat in the desired course and section for next term.

To register in DNSC 6269 PM Application (capstone), you must complete and submit a Registration Transaction Form to my attention via email, fax, or in person. You cannot register via GWeb for DNSC 6269.
If you have a hold on your account for any reason, you will be prevented from registering for courses. A hold can only be removed by the office that placed it. The hold screen will tell you the source of the hold, whether financial, probation, etc.

Veterans Week
The GW VALOR office is organizing a variety events in honor of Veterans Day. Learn more and sign up for events online. A sample of the events include:

11/5: Veterans Career Event: Navigating Your Way into the Federal Government for Military and Veteran Students

11/9: Pancake Breakfast at the Provost’s Home to honor veterans with Associate Provost Mel Williams, Jr.

11/11 Veterans Day Wreath Laying

MSPM: In the Know, November 3, 2013

MSPM: In the Know

Spring 2014 Registration Tips
Tell Us How We Are Doing
2014 PMI Research & Education Conference

Dear MSPM Students,

The top 3 items you need to know this week:

Spring 2014 Registration Tips

Registration for the spring semester began on Monday, 4 Nov. Below are tips on registration:

– If you are not able to locate a project management elective in GWeb, be sure to look under the “Special Topics” heading within the DNSC course listings.

– If you have an academic hold or financial hold on your account, you will not be able to register. For academic holds, schedule an advisement session with me via www.meetme.so/gwmspm to discuss. For financial holds, contact the Student Accounts Office to discuss.

– If you are registering for DNSC 6269 PM Applications (capstone), you cannot do so via GWeb. You must submit a Registration Transaction Form to me for approval and processing. The form must be complete with all details provided, including the correct CRN and section.

– Review your plans in DegreeMAP to ensure that they are up-to-date. Questions regarding changes to your plan may be addressed in an advisement session.

– The summer 2014 schedule will be made available towards the end of March.

Tell Us How We Are Doing

We want your feedback on program communications. Complete a 5-minute survey to share your thoughts on our methods of communication and how we can keep you better informed on program information.

2014 PMI Research & Education Conference

PMI is currently accepting paper submissions for their 2014 Research & Education Conference. Submissions are due by 13 Jan 2014. The conference is scheduled for 26-27 Jul 2014 in Portland, Oregon. Registration will open in March 2014. They welcome conceptual, empirical or theoretical work using project, program, or portfolio management as the subject or context of the research. Faculty and students are encouraged to participate.