The Georgia Council of Graduate Schools will host its annual conference Thursday to Friday, April 19-20, 2018, at the Marriott City Center Hotel in downtown Macon, Georgia.
The theme of this year’s conference, broadly conceived, is Turning Challenges into Opportunities in Graduate Education. We invite proposals for presentations, sessions, and/or panel discussions that appeal to graduate studies faculty, staff, and/or administrators. Topics may include, but are not limited to:
Graduate Admissions, Student Funding, and Support Services
Partnerships Among Administration, Faculty, and Staff
Strategies for Fundraising
Accelerated Degree Programs
Attracting and Supporting International Students
Recruitment and Retention of Underserved and Minority Students
Future of the Dissertation
Innovative Instruction in the Graduate Studies Classroom
Valuing the Humanities and/or the Social Sciences in Graduate Education
Experiential Learning, Internships, and Project-based Learning
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: FEBRUARY 9, 2018
Please submit one-page abstracts by Friday, February 9, 2018 to:
Dr. Loretta Clayton, Middle Georgia State University, at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Abstracts should include name, title, institution, & email address of presenter(s).
Questions? Email: email@example.com, or call: 478-471-5762.
WHERE TO STAY
Rooms available at $125/night
Cut off date for room reservation at this rate is March 23, 2018
To reserve your room at the Marriott City Center Hotel in downtown Macon, Georgia please select your room type below:
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