VALOR and the Office of Military Affairs in conjunction with GW Career Services is proud to announce a new initiative aimed at supporting our VALOR students at GW in their efforts towards professional development with the advent of the VALOR Professional Credentialing Grant. Eligible VALOR students may apply for a reimbursement grant to be applied towards a number of professional certification exams. The initial ten eligible exams are listed below and we hope this program will continue to expand in the future. Further information and applications can be found at http://services.military.gwu.edu/scholarships. Applications for tests taken or to be taken between February 2015 and July 2015 may submitted as of April 1 and are due no later than April 20.
o Accounting (CPA)
o Marketing (PCM)
o Project Management (PMP)
o Human Resources (PCHR)
o Nursing (RN/NP)
o Professional Engineer (PE)
o Law Bar Exam (JD)
o Paralegal (PCPS)
o Private Detective and Investigator (PI)
o Professional Counselor (CPC)
MSPM: In the Know
Dear MSPM students,
The top 3 items you need to know this week:
This morning, MSPM students walked across the stage in the Charles E. Smith Center for the GW School of Business Specialized Masters Celebration. Congratulations to all of our graduates from the fall 2013, spring 2014, and summer 2014 semesters. Check out the Facebook page for photos and videos. Do you have photos or videos to share? Add #gwmspmgrad to your photos when posting.
Graduates will receive their diplomas in the mail 8-12 weeks from their conferral date. Update your address on GWeb to avoid any shipping delays.
Summer Semester Starts Monday
Summer session 1 begins on Monday, 19 May. If you have not yet registered but need to enroll in a class that is full or closed, contact me immediately to discuss. Professors will open courses on Blackboard by the first day of class. Summer session 2 begins 7 Jul.
Professional Portraits from F. David Fowler Career Center
Are you in need of a professional photo for your LinkedIn profile or other professional use? Contact Joel Renner at the F. David Fowler Career Center to schedule a session. The summer is the perfect time to review and revise your online profiles. Joel may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.