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M.S.W. Monthly Events Calendar
 
THE MONTHLY EVENTS CALENDAR WILL RETURN IN SEPTEMBER 2014.
 
MAY 2014
         
         
May 1
  TH LEARNED LUNCH 12:40pm - 1:30pm Room 223
    "International Social Work
  WC Campus
    Opportunity Fall 2014"
   
    (registration info below)    
         
    NASW COMES TO FORDHAM
12:40pm - 1:30pm 7th Fl Hallway
   
  LC Campus
         
    STUDENT CONGRESS
6:00pm Room 713

      LC Campus
   
 
May 3   S NASW COMES TO FORDHAM 12:40pm - 1:30pm 7th Fl Hallway
   
  LC Campus
         
    Last Day of Saturday Classes  

 
       
May 6   T ANNUAL SIFI CONFERENCE
9:00am - 11:30am 12th Floor
 
    "Human Rights-Based
  LC Campus  
    Approaches to SW Practice"
     
           
May 7   W NONPROFIT LEADERS EVENT
8:30am - 10:00am 12th Floor  
    "The Nonprofit Revitalization
  LC Campus  
    Act of 2013"
     
    Register HERE.
     
           
    GRADUATION BBQ
4:30pm - 7:00pm Courtyard  
    Tickets must be purchased
  WC Campus
 
    from Laura Sutter, Rm 106A.
     
           
May 8   TH Last Day of Thursday Classes  
         
    COMMUNITY RESOURCE
8:30am - 10:00am TBD
    NETWORK INITIATIVE
  LC Campus
    View the FLYER.    
    Register HERE.    
         
May 10   S First Day of Saturday  
    Summer Classes  
         
    CAP & GOWN PICK-UP
11:00am - 1:00pm White Box Th
        LC Campus
         
May 12   M Last Day of Monday Classes

         
May 13   T
First Day of Tuesday    
       
         
May 15
  TH First Day of Thursday    
         
         
May 16   F CAP & GOWN PICK-UP 4:00pm - 6:00pm
White Box Th
   
  LC Campus
   
   
    GSS ALUMNI RECEPTION
6:00pm - 8:00pm The Princeton
    Registration & Information    Club
    HERE.    
         
    GRADUATION PARTY
6:00pm - 10:00pm Pope Aud.
    Tickets can be purchased
  LC Campus
    via Johnny Torres, Rm 726.
   
         
May 22
  TH CAP & GOWN PICK-UP 11:30am - 12:30pm White Box Th
   

LC Campus
         
    GRADUATION CEREMONY
2:30pm Avery FisherHall
         
May 24
  S MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND -


May 26   M
UNIVERSITY CLOSED
 
         

 
LEARNED LUNCH EVENTS

Learned Lunch events continue this month.  Pre-registration is required!  Refreshments will be served unless otherwise indicated.
  • Lincoln Center Campus - Sign-up sheets are on the door of Room 717-A or e-mail Polly Kaplan at pokaplan@fordham.edu.
  • Westchester Campus - Please sign up with Laura Sutter in Room 106-A or e-mail her at lsutter@fordham.edu.
GRADUATION PARTY

All graduating GSS students are invited to a graduation party on Friday, May 16th from 6 to 10pm. The party will be held in the Pope Auditorium (LC Campus), where there will be food, drink and dancing. The cost of a ticket is $20/per person. Students are invited to bring guests, and you can pay in advance, or at the door the evening of the party. It is important to RSVP ahead of time so that we can plan for dinner.  See Johnny Torres (he can be reached at (212)636-6606 or jtorres@fordham.edu) or the Saturday administrator in Room 726 if you would like to attend.

The Westchester Campus Graduation BBQ is on Wednesday, May 7th from 4:30 to 7pm.  Tickets can be purchased from Laura Sutter in Room 106A.  They must be purchased in advance.
 
COMMENCEMENT

Commencement for GSS is Thursday, May 22nd at Avery Fisher Hall. The ceremony will begin at 2:30pm, and doors will open for guests at 2:00pm. Graduates should report to Lincoln Center no later than 1:00pm.
 
GRADUATION TICKETS

If you have not yet picked up your graduation tickets, and are planning to attend the ceremony, please see Polly Kaplan in Room 717A (LC Campus) during the weekday or the Administrator in Room 726 on Saturday.

NOTE: Please also be aware that children require a ticket. Only children under the age of 2 will be admitted without a ticket and can sit on a lap.
 
SUMMER SCHOOL SCHEDULE

The Summer 2014 class schedule is as follows:
  • Saturday classes begin May 10th
  • Tuesday classes begin May 13th
  • Thursday classes begin May 15th
LMSW REVIEWS AND TARGETED LEARNING SESSIONS (LC Campus)

The final LMSW Review is scheduled for graduating students ONLY.  Saturday, June 14th  from 1:00pm - 4:00 pm - Pope Auditorium.  Sign up on the door of Room 717E.

A Targeted Learning session covering Practice, Assessment and Ethics will also be held on Wednesday, June 11th from 1:00pm to 5:00pm – Room 713. Sign up on the door of Room 717E.
 
MAY AND AUGUST GRADUATES

Be sure to check the Continuing Education section of the website to learn about conferences, seminars and classes that are available as you move through your social work career!
 
NASW TABLING

Stop by the NASW table on the 7th Floor (LC Campus) – May 1st and 3rd – to learn about membership benefits and have a cookie!
 
 

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