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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

Important Dates 2014-2015

Advising/Registration

  • Fall 2014
    • Deadline to apply to graduate in December – August 25, 2014
    • Fall Advising Day – October 15, 2014
    • Registration for continuing students – October 27 – November 18, 2014
  • Spring 2015
    • Deadline to apply to graduate in May – January 20, 2015
    • Spring Advising Day – March 16, 2015
    • Registration for continuing students – March 30, 2015 – April 22, 2015

Alumni Meet & Greet/Network

  • Alumni Luncheon – March 21, 2015; 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Application Deadlines for Scholarships and Graduate Assistantships

  • For Fall Semester – February 15
  • Priority Deadline for Graduate Assistantships – March 15
  • For Spring Semester – October 1
  • iLEAD Fellows – TBA* Contact the LIS Department: (336) 334-3477

Career Development Events

  • Career Day* This schedule may be subject to change.
    • Spring – February 21, 2015; 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    • Fall – September, 2015; TBA

Conferences

  • iDEALS Summit – November 7, 2014; 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Department Socials

  • Fall –  TBA
  • Spring – TBA

Faculty Meetings
2nd Friday of the month, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM, SOEB 401

  • Fall
    • August 11, 2014 (All Day Retreat)
    • September 12, 2014
    • October 10, 2014
    • November 14, 2014
    • December 12, 2014
  • Spring
    • January 8, 2015
    • February 13, 2015
    • March 13, 2015
    • April 10, 2015
    • May 8, 2015

Graduation Celebrations

  • Fall Commencement – Thursday, December 11, 2014
    • UNCG Graduation Ceremony
      Location:  Greensboro Coliseum, RSVP required.
      Time:  TBA
    • LIS Department Graduation Celebration
      Location:  SOE Building, room 120, RSVP required.
      Time:  2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Spring Graduation – Friday, May 8, 2015
    • UNCG Graduation Ceremony
      Location:  Greensboro Coliseum, RSVP required.
      Time:  TBA
    • LIS Department Graduation Celebration
      Location:  SOE Building, room 120, RSVP required.
      Time:  2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    • School of Education Graduation Ceremony
      Location:  Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center, RSVP required.
      Time:  6:00 PM

Information Sessions for Potential Students

LIS Advisory Committee Meetings

  • TBA

Orientation Sessions (online and face-t0-face)

  • Friday, August 1, 2014– Incoming Students (plus Adjunct Faculty) – SOEB, 9 am – noon
  • January 2015 – TBA  – Incoming Students (plus Adjunct Faculty) – SOEB

Town Hall Meetings

  • TBA

UNCG DLIS/Libraries Lecture Series

  • TBA
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