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Stat Club Meeting

The STAT Club will meet monthly in the Fall of 2014.  The exact date, time and location information will be sent out by email. 

 

Fall 2014 Statistics Department Orientation for Graduate Students, GTAs and GRAS

Monday, August 18th

Time: 8:00 – 5:00 (Registration begins at 8:00)

Place: Forum Hall, K-State Student Union

Participants: New International Graduate Students (Required)

International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) Orientation. Details can be viewed on the web page under orientation information. http://www.k-state.edu/isss/orientation/

Tuesday, August 19th

Time: 9:30 – Noon

Place: 207 Dickens

Participants: New Graduate Students (Required)

Welcome to the department (Dr. Gadbury).

 Student introductions, orientation packet, and week’s agenda.

 Paperwork, office, and teaching assignments questions (Jackie).

 Department Handbook.

 Using office equipment, supplies, and general office guidelines.

 K-state Online (KSOL) and iSIS.

 Tour of Dickens Hall.

 Campus Tour.

Wednesday, August 20th

Time: 8:00 – 5:00

Place: K-State Student Union, Main Ballroom

Participants: New Graduate Students & First Time Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs) (Required)

Orientation for new Graduate Students and GTA’s. Details can be viewed on the Graduate School web page under orientation information. Students should register for the orientation on the Graduate School web page by Friday, August 15. Registration Link: https://ksugsc.wufoo.com/forms/fall-2014-graduate-school-orientation-copy/

Thursday, August 21st

Time: 9:00 – Noon

Place: Hale Library Hemisphere Room

Participants: New and First-time Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs) (Required)

Orientation to Teaching (Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning).

Register at the following link: http://www.k-state.edu/tlc/

Thursday, August 21st (Continued)

 Time: 8:30 - 10:00

Place: 106 Dickens

Participants: All Stat 100 and Stat 340 GTAs and evening Stat 350 GTAs (Required)

Orientation to Teaching (Dr. Jager).

Time: 10:30 – Noon

Place: 106 Dickens

Participants: All Stat 351 GTAs (Required)

Orientation to Teaching (Dr. Jager).

Time: 1:00 – 3:50

Place: 206 Dickens

Participants: All Stat 325 GTAs (Required) Session 1 of 2

Orientation to Teaching (Dr. Jager).

Time: 4:00 – 5:00

Place: 107 Dickens, Dr. Neill

108-F Dickens, Dr. Song

Participants: All New Graduate Students (Required)

New Students consulting with Dr. Neill or Dr. Song (please refer to letter of admission from Graduate School) for individual course of study.

Friday, August 22nd

Time: 9:00 – 10:50

Place: 206 Dickens

Participants: All GTAs for Stat 325 (Required) Session 2 of 2

Orientation to teaching continued (Dr. Jager).

Time: 11:00 – 11:30

Place: 106 Dickens

Participants: All Graduate Students (Required)

Graduate student policy, procedures, and teaching (Dr. Gadbury).

Time: 11:30 – 12:30 Lunch

Place: Dickens Lobby

Participants: All Graduate Students and Orientation Participants (Optional)

Time: 1:00 – 2:00

Place: 106 Dickens

Participants: Stat 350 GTAs (non-evening classes)

Orientation to teaching continued (Dr. Jager & Dr. Keating).

Time: 3:00 – 4:00

Place: 207 Dickens

Participants: Entire Department (Required)

Department introductions and fall 2013 kickoff (Dr. Gadbury).