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MSPM: In the Know, January 28, 2015

Top 3 for 28 Jan

Seeking Student “Actors” for Online Course Development, Compensation Provided
2U, which produces online courses for GW and other universities, is seeking students to participate in round table discussions on camera in February and March as part of their online course development. Interested students should have completed an introductory finance and accounting/auditing course. Student “actors” are required to read case studies and come prepared to discuss the material on camera in a round table format. Compensation provided, estimated at $300 for a half day of filming. If interested, contact Candice Johnson, Director of Operations, Online Programs, Milken Institute School of Public Health, at candicej@gwu.edu.

• Summer Jobs for GW Grad Students
Make a difference this summer by working with one of GW’s many student-oriented summer programs. Priority consideration given to candidates who apply by 2 Feb. Excellent opportunity for full-time students. Jobs available include Resident Advisors, Senior Program Directors, Course Assistants, and Pre-College Logistics Assistants. Visit http://summer.gwu.edu/jobs for details.

GW Event Roundup
29 Jan – GW PMA Happy Hour at Tonic

31 Jan – Celebrating Who You Are

2 Feb – How to Network for International Students

6 Feb – 11th Annual GW Alumni at the Caps

9-10 Feb – Foreign Language Cafe

11 Feb – Spring Career & Internship Fair

1 Mar – Abstract Submission Deadline for GW Research Days 2015

MSPM: In the Know, November 21, 2013

MSPM: In the Know

Spring 2014 Scholarships, 16 Dec Deadline
Fall 2013 Course Feedback Surveys
SkillPort – Training on PM Software and PMP Exam Prep

Dear MSPM Students,

The top 3 items you need to know this week:

Spring 2014 Scholarships, 16 Dec Deadline

Scholarship funding has been made available to current MSPM students in the spring 2014 semester. We will award a total of four scholarships, each in the amount of $3,596.25. Full details of each scholarship, the eligibility criteria, and the applications are available on www.gwprojectmanagement.org. Applications must be submitted on or before 11:59pm EST December 16, 2013; we will not accept late applications.

Fall 2013 Course Feedback Surveys

As we near the end of the fall 2013 semester, the professors will begin to discuss the feedback surveys. We encourage all students to provide their open and honest feedback in these surveys so that we can improve the curriculum and faculty for the betterment of the program. The surveys are completely anonymous and will have no effect on your final grade in the course. Review the schedule for the survey release so that you may provide your feedback within the 5 day window.

SkillPort – Training on PM Software and PMP Exam Prep

Did you know that GW students have access to a variety of online courses in business management, Microsoft software, and certification prep through SkillPort? Learn more through the Division of IT website and review the catalog of courses available to you. Course topics include:

  • PMP Exam Prep
  • CAPM Exam Prep
  • Microsoft Project
  • Managing Conflict in Project Teams