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APRIL 2013

About the Bulletin

The Bulletin offers relevant notices, reminders, and deadlines for School for Social Work students. Students are encouraged to use the SSW Bulletin as a vehicle to post items that are relevant to their class or to the entire student body.

The Bulletin is updated weekly during the summer terms, and monthly throughout the fall and spring.

Next Submission Deadline: April 11th


We would like to invite students to use this vehicle to post items that are relevant to their class or to the entire student body. Submission deadlines are listed below:

Submission Deadline
To Be Issued On
Apr 11
Apr 15
Apr 25
May 6


Deadlines & Important Dates


Curious about important student account standard processing dates for the upcoming 13-14 academic year? To view a chart that details bill dates, due dates and refund dates, please go to Be an informed consumer and read all of the notes listed on the chart!

thesis information

Important Reminders to All Thesis Students
For those students that are collecting quantitative data and using Marjorie Postal, Research Analyst as a resource please be in contact with Marjorie as soon as you can and certainly by the April 15th deadline. Marjorie can be reached via email at and by phone at (413) 585-7975.

Please be sure to monitor your progress on your theses in accordance with the deadlines published in the Thesis Guidelines.


Course Add Period
Third-summer students may add electives to their Summer 2013 schedule via BannerWeb - up to 5 electives per term - starting at 3 p.m. Eastern time on Sunday, April 14, 2013. The system will close on Wednesday, April 17, at 11 p.m. Eastern time.

Courses Linked to Moodle
Your Summer 2013 courses will be linked to Moodle around the second week in May.

Spring Planning Guide now online
The Spring Planning Guide is now online and contains many important dates and deadlines. Click here to view it.

2012 Moodle Courses
This is a reminder that last summer's courses will be deactivated in Moodle at the end of the third week of April. Please plan accordingly.

Renting textbooks
Your textbooks can be rented! Rentals are due back on Commencement day, August 16, 2013. Check the Grécourt Bookshop website at School for Social Work textbooks will start being listed in mid- to late April.



Post-Master's Fellowship Opportunities for MSW Grads
The Psychological Health and Psychiatry Clinic at University of Colorado-Boulder is offering one-year fellowships for both first-year post-grads and for second-year post-grads.  Applicants must be graduates of an accredited MSW program.  If you know of someone who might be interested, please contact Howard Snooks, Ph.D., LCSW, BCD via email at

The Bulletin will remain in place as the main vehicle for important reminders from the School. These additional channels will provide opportunities for our community to stay connected and engaged throughout the year.