SJMC Weekly Announcements


New Graduate Student Orientation: August 31

Please help us welcome our 22 new graduate students! Save the date for our new graduate student orientation Wednesday, August 31 from 9:00 – 1:30 including lunch with everyone.
Agenda is as follows:
8:45     Arrive, sign in, coffee, bagels
9:00      Welcome from the Director
9:05      New Student Introductions
9:20     Introductions of Faculty/Staff with Research Groups and Unique Study Opportunities
9:55      Welcome and Remarks
10:25    Teaching at UW Madison
10:40    Student Panel – Life in the J School
11:10    Advising Sessions with Faculty Contacts – email your faculty contact in advance to set up a meeting
11:45    LUNCH with everyone – buffet set up at 5th floor lounge
12:30 – 4:00    Graduate School Welcome – in-person at Union South
4:30      Evening social on the Memorial Union Terrace – everyone is invited!
From Ashley Toy: No announcements were submitted by the time I left for vacation on Wednesday evening. Any updates sent Thursday or Friday will be included in next week's newsletter.

In the absence of any news, please enjoy this photo of my dog Jordy.

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