Archive for September, 2009

28
Sep
09

Mid-semester Courses

Mid-Semester Courses have just been added to the fall schedule. Get ahead and register for an extra course in the middle of the semester!

Call# Dept Course Sect # Course Title Instructor Location Day Time
93647 FIS 100 2Q1 Intro to Film Melgaard Online Online Online
98746 FIS 100 2Q2 Intro to Film Melgaard Online Online Online
38546 HED 165 2Q1 Personal Health Across the Lifespan Shank Online Online Online
81647 NURS 140 2Q1 Medical Terminology Gulliver Online Online Online
06596 SWK 104 2Q1 Perspectives in Aging Augustine Online Online Online
70796 UNS 100 Q01 Major Exploration Markiewicz ASC 146 T/R 4-6:45pm
32347 WMST 113 2Q1 Gender, Race & Class Duncan Online Online Online

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28
Sep
09

Writing Center Workshops

writing

The Writing Center is a free service to UNLV students to help with any writing project, from papers to creative writing to resumes, at any stage of the writing process. They can help you brainstorm, make an outline, work on your drafts, or just be a soundboard for your ideas. They can assist you in person, or you can send them your paper using the Online Writing Lab(OWL) page.

Improve your writing skills and attend the Fall 2009 Writing Center Workshops!

Workshop topics include:

  • ESSAYS: THE BASICS
  • ESSAYS: THESIS STATEMENTS/INTRODUCTIONS
  • ESSAYS: WRITING PARAGRAPHS & CONCLUSIONS
  • GRAMMAR REFRESHER I & II
  • WRITING WITH STYLE I & II. Not again
  • MASTERING THE APA STYLE
  • MASTERING THE MLA STYLE
  • ESL STUDENTS I & II
  • WRITING TIMED ESSAYS: IN-CLASS ESSAY EXAMS
  • WRITING EFFECTIVE ARGUMENTS
  • HOW TO AVOID PLAGIARISM
  • PUNCTUATION

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23
Sep
09

Re-Entry Scholarship Application Deadline

wallet

Applications for the Spring 2010 Friendship re-entry scholarship and the Renee & Martin Paluga Re-Entry scholarship are being accepted at the Academic Success Center. These scholarships are for nontraditional students. Full criteria for each award can be found on the application. Applications are due to the ASC by 5pm, Oct. 9.
Applications can be found at the ASC or online.

For more information contact:
Sally Caspers
sally.caspers@unlv.edu
702-774-4611
http://academicsuccess.unlv.edu/scholarships/

21
Sep
09

Women in Hospitality Event

businesswoman

A good opportunity for students to network and learn more about careers in the Hospitality Industry.

UNLV College of Hotel Administration is pleased to present the Women in Hospitality Panel. Join students from the UNLV College of Hotel Administration & the Valley High School Academy of Tourism for a panel discussion with the most influential women in hospitality. A networking mixer with free refreshments will immediately follow the panel discussion.

PANEL DISCUSSION
Wednesday, September 23
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
UNLV Student Union Theatre

Panelists:

  • Cyndi Kiser Murphey, President of NYNY Hotel and Casino
  • Valerie Murzl, Corporate Vice President of Human Resources for Station Casinos, Inc.
  • Renee West, President of Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
  • Marilyn Winn, President of Bally’s, Paris, and Rio Hotel and Casino
  • MODERATOR: Punam Mathur, Vice President of Human Resources for NV Energy

NETWORKING MIXER
11:15 a.m. – 1 p.m.
UNLV Student Union – Room 208

More info

14
Sep
09

Student Involvement Fair

Get Involved!

Over 100 student groups, community organizations, campus offices and departments will be at the Student Union to answer questions and recruit new members.

This is a great way to meet new people and learn about how you can get involved at UNLV.

Here’s a look at last years UNLV Involvement Fair.

Student Involvement Fair
September 15th & 16th (Tuesday & Wednesday)
11:00am-3:00pm
Student Union

08
Sep
09

Obama’s Education Speech

01
Sep
09

Academic Resource Fair

Acad Res Fair

The second annual Make The Grade: Academic Resource Fair will be held on September 9, 2009 in the Student Union from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. In addition to informing students about campus-wide tutoring and the Academic Peer Mentoring program, this event will showcase various other important academic resources at UNLV. All students are welcome to attend this free event.

Wednesday – Sept. 9, 2009
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Student Union




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