The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

School of Education - Library and Information Studies

Important Dates

The following is a list of the LIS Department’s important dates.
Please also see the following links for our calendars:

Calendars

LIS Department Calendar
UNCG Graduate School Academic Calendar
UNCG Academic Calendar

Important Dates 2013-2014

Advising/Registration
Fall 2013
Advising begins: October 16, 2013
Registration begins: October 28, 2013
Spring 2014
Advising begins: March 17, 2014 – Advising Day, 1:00 PM -5:00 PM – Greensboro campus and online; please make an appointment to see your adviser in person or virtually.
Registration begins: March 31, 2014

Alumni Meet & Greet/Network
Alumni Luncheon: March 29, 2014; more information on the LISAA blog:  http://uncglisaa.wordpress.com/2014/02/05/alumni-luncheon-of-the-year/ 

Application Deadlines for Scholarships and Graduate Assistantships
For Fall Semester: February 15
For Spring Semester: October 1
Priority Deadline for Graduate Assistantships: March 15

Career Development Events
Career Day
Fall – Saturday, September 21, 2013 – Greensboro Campus
Spring – Saturday, February 22, 2014 – Greensboro Campus and Online

Conferences
iDEALS Summit – November 9, 2013

Department Socials
Fall – October 26, 2013 – ALL Department LIS Social
Spring – TBA – ALL Department LIS Social

Faculty Meetings
2nd Friday of the month, 10 am-Noon, SOE 401
Fall:
August 13, 2013 (All Day Retreat)
September 13, 2013
October 11, 2013
November 1, 2013 – Online Education Workshop, 9 am-Noon
December 6, 2013
Spring:
January 10, 2014 — CANCELED
February 7, 2014
March 18, 2014 — room 307, 12:00-2:00 p.m.
April 11, 2014
May 12-13, 2014 – (All Day Retreat) - 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., SOE 401.

Graduation Celebrations

Fall Graduation – Friday, December 13, 2013:

UNCG Graduation Ceremony (for detailed information, click here: http://www.uncg.edu/reg/CommencementCentral.html)
Location:  Greensboro Coliseum, RSVP required.
Time:  9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

LIS Department Graduation Celebration
Location:  SOE Building, room 120, RSVP required.
Time:  2:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Spring Graduation – Friday, May 9, 2014:
UNCG Graduation Ceremony (for detailed information, click here http://www.uncg.edu/reg/CommencementCentral.html)
Location:  Greensboro Coliseum, RSVP required:  http://grs.uncg.edu/current/graduation-rsvp/.  Please respond no later than FRIDAY, APRIL 4.
Time:  9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

LIS Department Graduation Celebration
Location:  SOE Building, room 120, RSVP required.
Time:  2:30 PM – 4:00 PM

School of Education Graduation Ceremony (for detailed information, click here http://soe.uncg.edu/2014-school-education-commencement/)
Location:  Greensboro Coliseum – Special Event area, RSVP required.
Time:  6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Deadline for iLEAD Fellows Application
TBA – Contact the LIS Department – (336) 334-3477

Information Sessions for Potential Students
Virtual:
First Tuesday of every month, Jan – Dec.
6:00 – 7:00 PM
RSVP here:  http://lis.uncg.edu/attend-an-information-session/

LIS Advisory Committee Meetings

TBA

Orientation Sessions
Saturday, August 10, 2013 – Incoming Students (plus Adjunct Faculty) – SOEB, TBD
Monday, August 19, 2013 – 2-4 pm – Graduate Assistants – SOEB, Room TBA
Saturday, January 11, 2014 – Incoming Students (plus Adjunct Faculty) – SOEB

Town Hall Meetings
October 10, 2013 – Greensboro – 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM – UNCG, SOEB 401 — this even will alos be livestreamed
March 25, 2014 – Greensboro – 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM – UNCG, SOEB 401 – this event will be livestreamed via UNCG LIS Town Hall Meeting channel:  http://www.ustream.tv/channel/uncg-lis-town-hall-meetings.

UNCG DLIS/Libraries Lecture Series
Fall 2013 – Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Spring 2014 – Thursday, February 20, 2014

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