Announcement 2011 :
April 6 (12-1 PM):
Rm. 165 --- Yoga conducted by Sara Buck
Last day to vote for 2011-2012 GSNO Officers
April 13 (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.):
Rm. 165 --- Thai New Year Party & Distribution of Faculty and Staff Awards (see attached flyer).
Observe and participate in traditional Songkran with a special performance
by our very own Thai community at the College of Nursing.
Also, faculty and staff awards of excellence will be distributed.
The Graduate Student Nurses Organization has sponsored a free Thai lunch
for students and faculty. I hope to see you there!
April 14 (12-1 PM):
Rm. 1151 --- Last GSNO meeting
April 28 (12-1 PM):
Rm. 158 --- Town Hall meeting with Dean Weaver
Nominations for faculty and staff awards of excellence due (send nominee names to email@example.com). One faculty member and staff member are chosen by the UIC CON graduate student body (all regions) every year for this award. Voting will begin February 21st based on the nominations received. Check your e-mail box at that time for a Survey Monkey ballot.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in volunteering.
GSO meeting. Come out to hear the latest and greatest news about graduate student life at UIC CON. 12-1pm. Room 1151.
Calling for Graduate Tutorings :
Anyone who is interrested in tutoring graduate students please contact Naomi Twigg at email@example.com
Resume Writing & Interview Workshop
When: Febuary 9, 2011
Place: Room 151 CON
Please come and join us. see you in this great activity.
HPSC Travel Grant (Update 1.17.2011)
There are opened travel awards for students. The
travel award application and instructions are available at HPSC website. All applications are to be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org
Travel Grant Due Dates: 2010-2011 school year:
Q1 May 1 - Aug 15 Due Apr 15 2010
Q2 Aug 16 - Nov 15 Due Aug 1 2010
Q3 Nov 16 - Feb 15 Due Nov 1 2010
Q4 Feb 16 - May 15 Due Feb 1 2011
GSNO Travel Awards (Update 1.14.2011)
It is now time to submit your application for a GSO travel award! The travel award application and instructions are attached. Only submit an application if you are a graduate nursing student and are planning to travel some time during the spring semester 2011. Please complete the attached application and send to Dorothy Kozakowski, email@example.com, by Friday, January 7. Travel award recipients will be selected through a random lottery drawing. All award recipients will be notified by Friday, January 14. (Congratulations! Fourteen students recieved this award, Dorothy will email to travel award receipients soon).
GSNO Activity at Ronal McDonald House Charities (November 5, 2010)
GSO officers cook food for parents and children at the Ronal McDonald House Charities.
Scholarships to the 13th Annual Power of Nursing Leadership Conference [NEW]
The Graduate Student Organization (GSO) for Nursing is offering three scholarships to the 13th Annual Power of Nursing Leadership Conference. Ted Kennedy Jr. is the keynote speaker and Dean Shaver is receiving the Illinois Nurse Leader Award this year! The conference will be held on Friday, November 19, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Chicago Hilton.
Applications will be accepted now until 5 p.m. on November 5th. Please complete attached application and send to GSO Treasurer, Dorothy Kozakowski, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please make the subject line of your e-mail “GSO Nursing Conference Application”. Three applicants will be randomly selected from the applications received. Recipients of the
scholarship will be notified by Wednesday, November 9th.
Time: Tuesday October 26, 2010, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Place: CON Chicago, Rm 165
GSNO: Open Position - HPSC Representa
We are looking for another Health Professional Student Council Representative (HPSC) for the Graduate Student Organization (GSO) this academic year. HPSC is a interdisciplinary council that meets on a monthly basis to review issues beneficial to health professional students. HPSC typically meets on Thursday evenings from 5:30 - 7 p.m. Dinner is provided. The next meeting will be held on Thursday, October 28 starting at 5:30 p.m. Please emai Naomi tigg if you are interested in this position at email@example.com
GSNO ByLaws [Revision February 2010: update]
GSNO Travel Awards
GSNO travel awards are available to graduate nursing students at UIC College of Nursing who are actively participating in or attending an academic or professional training/workshop/meeting/conference [more detail].
"UICNursing" Now on Twitter
For those of you with a Twitter account, you can now follow "UICnursing" to get updates on scholarship deadlines, job postings, commencement information, etc. Feel free to share this e-mail with your family and friends interested in our programs as we will also be posting reminders about upcoming information sessions, application deadlines and other information for prospective students. The direct link is: http://twitter.com/UICnursing.
Welcome back to school, and we would like to invite you all to our first Graduate Student Organization meeting of the 2010. I hope you can make it. We will be discussing our agenda for the remainder of the academic year, as well as important information regarding GSO travel grants, and a GSO sponsored survey on online classes at UIC CON. By the way, please let me know if you have specific needs or questions that should be included in the agenda.
New Sigma Theta Tau members
Please join STTI for 2009 Fall Induction Ceremony
Location: Student Center West Illinois Room B & C, Second Floor
Date: Sunday, November 8, 2009
Time: 10:00am-1:00pm (inductees must arrive by 10:30am for photographs)
Invited Speaker: Teresa Savage, PhD, RN