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Provost's Wednesday Briefing for Jan. 11

The Provost's Wednesday Briefing is a compliment to the Provost's Update, intended to be a quick update on achievements and opportunities in Academic and Student Affairs. Please forward any comments or submissions to emuprovost@emich.edu.

The Undergraduate Symposium - Student Deadline of Jan. 15

A signature event for the University takes place on March 31, 2017—the 37th Undergraduate Symposium. While this may seem like a long way off, an important deadline is approaching. Students who would like to present at the Symposium must complete the submission process by January 15. Faculty are asked to support outstanding student research work to be presented under their mentorship. Students should upload a prepared abstract in Word document format that has been approved by the faculty mentor.

Ronald W. Collins Distinguished Faculty Awards Process Now Open - Deadline of Feb. 1

Please visit the awards guidelines page for information on the awards process and timeline.

Student Gold Medallion Awards - Deadline of Feb. 17

Nominations are due February 17 for the 2016–2017 Student Gold Medallion Awards. The university community is invited to nominate a student or a student organization, advisor, or program for this prestigious award, which recognizes outstanding student leadership and service. The award ceremony will be held on Tuesday, March 28 in the Student Center Ballroom; there will be a reception at 3pm and the awards program will begin at 4pm. Contact Kate Curely for more information.

New Award Process for Staff - Announcement to be made Jan. 12

The Division of Academic and Student Affairs will launch a process for recognizing university staff members who demonstrate commitment to EMU's Mission, Vision, and Core Values. Information will be posted online soon.

No Pierce Hall Service Counters: Records and Registration, Financial Aid.

Just a reminder that students needing assistance from these offices should be referred to the Service EMU locations in McKenny Hall and the Student Center. The Pierce Hall Service Counters for these areas have been closed for some time. Thank you!