HONORS COLLEGE SEEKS FACULTY ASSOCIATE: The Honors College seeks to hire a half-time Faculty Associate for the 2013-2014 academic year. The position will provide opportunities for faculty immersion into various aspects of Honors advising including assisting with program planning for Honors students, working with Honors staff to design strategic academic success and retention strategies for the rapidly growing Honors student population. The position offers approximately 17 hours per week. To apply, please forward a letter of interest and a curriculum vita to Rebecca Sipe, director of the Honors College at firstname.lastname@example.org before June 21.
CHEMISTRY TEACHER NEEDED FOR UPWARD BOUND SUMMER ACADEMY: EMU Upward Bound is in need of a Chemistry teacher for a 5-week mini-course for our highly-motivated high school participants. Class size will be between 12-19 students. Courses are taught in an EMU classroom laboratory and textbooks/materials are provided. The Summer Academy Chemistry class meets for one hour and 15 minutes, Monday - Friday from 8 - 9:15 a.m. starting June 17 and ends Thursday, July 18. Salary is $833.00.
Upward Bound is a pre-college preparatory program that serves select students from Ypsi and Willow Run high schools from 9th-12th grade. Each summer, we provide instruction in classes that anticipate their fall semester in high school. Applicants must have a valid teaching certificate in the appropriate subject area and have previous experience teaching high school youth in a multicultural setting. For consideration, please submit a resume, letter of interest and a five-week curriculum sample of topics in Chemistry that would benefit students who plan to take Chemistry at the new Ypsi Community HS this fall to email@example.com.
FREE ENGLISH LANGUAGE SUPPORT AT THE ISRC: The International Student Resource Center (ISRC), located in Alexander Hall is open to assist international students with mastering English grammar, writing, test preparation, and listening and speaking skills. Also check with us for upcoming workshops and activities to be held throughout the summer session. Hours of operation are Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12 - 2:30 p.m. and Wednesdays from 12 - 5 p.m. To make an appointment, please contact us at 487-0370 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
* PLANNED COMPUTING SYSTEM DOWNTIME: There will be a planned computing system downtime today, May 17, 6 p.m. to Monday, May 20 7 a.m. This is a special maintenance window to install Banner upgrades. Upgrades will be applied to all modules of Banner as well as the AppWorx/UC4 Banner scheduling software. During this upgrade, the following major computer systems will be unavailable:
- My.emich self-service faculty, student and employee tabs
All other systems and services remain AVAILABLE including:
• Wired and Wireless Internet Access (residence halls, offices, and classrooms)
- EMU-Online course management system ( http://emuonline.edu )
- EMU Website (www.emich.edu)
- Online Hiring System ( www.emujobs.com )
- EagleMail (mail.emich.edu)
All planned maintenance for major EMU systems is scheduled in conjunction with the ERP-Business Operations Committee (BOC). The BOC includes representation from various campus units and Faculty Senate.
Please contact the Help Desk at 487-2120 or email@example.com if you have any questions about this scheduled downtime. We appreciate your patience during this important and required system outage.
SUBMISSIONS TO EMU TODAY: Please note, EMU TODAY is a internal daily e-blast sent to faculty and staff only. To submit an announcement or post an event, please forward your entry electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be sure to format your entry with a title and include a description of the event, where the event will be held (room and building), the date and time, and a contact name, phone number and/or e-mail address. For questions, contact Debra Johnson at 487-2484.
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DEPARTMENT DIRECTORY UPDATES: If your Department Directory listing is not accurate, please send the updated information to: email@example.com. For questions, contact Debra Burke at 487-6895 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that personal directory listings are populated by Banner and you will need to contact Academic HR or Staff HR to update personal listings.
POST AN EVENT TO THE EVENTS CALENDAR: To submit a new event, click on Submit an Event, or go to the EMU website, click "calendars," then click the green button labeled "Submit an Event" (located on the bottom left) and enter your event information. If you need help or have questions, please contact Debra Johnson at email@example.com or call 487-2484. All events are subject to approval.