We will be meeting in the Drinko Library Auditorium (Room 402) on Friday, August 21 from 8:00 am – 3:30 pm.  Breakfast is available at 8:00 am, and we will break for lunch (provided).

  • Welcome & Introduction
  • Curriculum: Tracks, electives, academic procedures and standards.
  • Why four terms of Seminar?
  • Milestone-based training and advising
  • Culminating experience:  Thesis and essay options
  • Training, testing and clearances
  • The accreditation process
  • Graduate resources at Marshall
  • Graduate Finance: Merit-based aid, travel & meeting grants, and employment
  • Professional issues: Communication, deadlines, ethics.
  • Q&A