Graduate Liberal Studies Program

Past Graduate Liberal Studies News and Events

To go directly to a month in this calendar, click on the month of interest below.

June 2016 // July 2016 // August 2016 // September 2016 // October 2016 // November 2016 // December 2016

January 2017 // February 2017 // March 2017 // April 2017 // May 2017 // June 2017 // July 2017 // August 2017 // September 2017 // October 2017 // November 2017 // December 2017

January 2018 // February 2018 // March 2018 // April 2018 // May 2018 // June 2018 // July 2018 // August 2018 // September 2018 // October 2018 // November 2018 // December 2018

January 2019 // February 2018 // March 2019 // April 2019 // May 2019

***********************June 2016*****************************

Summer I 2016 -- Last day to withdraw from classes with a "W"-- graduate students
Monday, June 6, 2016

Application deadline for new GLS post-Master's candidates and MALS students to submit admission applications to the UNCW Graduate School Office (Fall 2016)
Monday, June 13, 2016

Last day of Summer I 2016 classes
Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Summer I 2016 Final exams; term ends.
Thursday, June 16, 2016

Due date for submission of post-master's certificate qualifying exam (to GLS program director) for students registered in Summer I 2016
Friday, June 17, 2016

Summer II 2016 classes begin
Monday, June 20, 2016

Students/director ensure that formatting of the Summer 2016 final project review copy meets the formatting requirements of the MALS Final Project Formatting Requirements Manual.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Last day for submission of the Summer 2016 final project review copy of the final project (includes title page signed by committee members) to the GLS Director
Tuesday, June 28, 2016

*************************July 2016*****************************

Last day for submission of the Summer 2016 final project review copy of the MALS final project (includes title page signed by committee members) to the GLS Program Director
Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Summer II 2016 -- Last day to withdraw from classes with a "W" - graduate students
Friday, July 15, 2016

Last day of Summer II 2016 classes
Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Last day to defend MALS final projects for Summer 2016 graduates
Thursday, July 21, 2016 (Final Exam Day)

Due date for submission of post-master's certificate qualifying exam (to GLS program director) for students registered in Summer II 2016
Thursday, July 21, 2016

Summer II 2016 Final exams; term ends
Thursday, July 21, 2016

Last day for submission, by the project director and reader, of the Summer 2016 GLS Assessment Forms to the GLS Director.
Monday, July 25, 2016

*************************August 2016*****************************

GLS Program Orientation for new Fall 2016 students
Location: TBA
Monday, 6 - 8 pm, August 15, 2016

Students completing their final project in Fall 2016 must advise GLS Program Assistant or GLS Assistant Director (hudsona AT uncw DOT edu) the names of their committee.
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 (first day of classes)

Graduate School Orientation for new Fall 2016 graduate students
Location and Date/Time: TBA

Last day for Fall 2016 registration/Last day to drop (without a grade) or add a class
Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Late registration fee for reinstatement
Friday, August 26, 2016

Due date for submission of MALS final project proposals to final project directors for Fall 2016 graduates
Wednesday, August 31, 2016

**********************September 2016************************

Labor Day Holiday; No classes
Monday, September 5, 2016

Due date for submission of MALS final project proposals to Program Director for Fall 2016 graduates
Wednesday, September 7, 2016

**********************October 2016************************

Due date for submission of first draft of MALS final projects to final project directors for Fall 2016 graduates
Monday, October 3, 2016

Fall Vacation - No Classes
Thursday - Friday, October 6 - 7, 2016

Graduation application deadline for Fall 2016 graduates
Friday, October 14, 2016

"Therapeutic Treatment Courts" Panel Discussion
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Sponsored by the UNCW Graduate Liberal Studies Program, the Department of Sociology and Criminology the Department of Psychology, Wilmington National Alliance on Mental Illness and UNCW National Alliance on Mental Illness. Refreshments to follow the discussion.

Spring 2017 MALS Final Project Workshop
Thursday, October 20, 2016 in Randall Library 2005, 6-8pm

Spring 2017 - MALS Final Project Workshop
Location and Date/Time: TBA

**********************November 2016************************

Students/directors ensure that formatting of the Fall 2016 final project review copies meet the formatting requirements of the MALS Final Project Formatting Requirements Manual.
Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Application deadline for new GLS post-Master's candidates and MALS students to submit admission applications to the UNCW Graduate School Office (Spring 2017 semester)
Saturday, November 5, 2016

Spring 2017 -- SeaNet opens for preregistration. Time tickets will be provided to GLS students. For graduate students, registration will remain open until the end of Spring 2015 drop/add. SeaNet will not allow you to register before the time on your time ticket.
Monday, November 7, 2016

Last day for submission of the Fall 2016 final project review copy of the MALS final project (includes title page signed by committee members) to the GLS Director
Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Last day to withdraw from a Fall 2016 course with a "W" (graduate student)
Thursday, November 10, 2016

Thanksgiving State holiday; no classes
Wednesday-Friday, November 23 - 25, 2016

Classes resume 8 am.
Monday, November 28, 2016

Last day of Fall 2016 classes
Wednesday, November 30, 2016

**********************December 2016************************

Last day to defend MALS final projects for Fall 2016 graduates
Thursday, December 1, 2016 (Reading Day)

Due date for submission of post-master's certificate qualifying exam (to GLS program director) for students registered in Fall 2016
Thursday, December 1, 2016

Fall 2016 Final Exams
Friday -- Saturday, December 2 -3, 2016
Monday - Thursday, December 5 - 8, 2016

Last day for submission, by the project director and reader, of the Fall 2016 MALS Assessment Form to the GLS Director.
Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Commencement reception for MALS and GLS post-master's certificate candidates - Graduation Information
Time: 6:30 - 8 pm, December 9, 2016
Location: Bear 103
-- Use D lot for parking

**********************January 2017************************

Spring 2017 - GLS Orientation (Video Recording)
Teaching Lab, Room 1053
Friday, January 6, 2017

Spring 2017 classes begin - Final Project Committees due
Monday, January 9, 2017

Martin Luther King holiday - no classes
Monday, January 16, 2017

Last day for registration; last day to drop (without a grade) or add a class.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Late registration fee for reinstatement
Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Due date for submission of MALS final project proposals to final project directors for Spring 2017 graduates
Wednesday, January 25, 2017

*********************February 2017*********************

Due date for submission of MALS final project proposals to Program Director for Spring 2017 graduates
Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Spring 2017 - Graduation Application Deadline - graduate students
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Availability of GLS Fall 2017 schedule by way of SeaNet and GLS website
Late February 2017

**********************March 2017************************

Spring Break - No classes
Saturday - Sunday, March 4 - 12, 2017

Classes resume 8 am.
Monday, March 13, 2017

Due date for submission of first draft of MALS final projects to final project directors for Spring 2017 graduates
Monday, March 13, 2017

Application deadline for new GLS post-Master's candidates and MALS students to submit admission applications to the UNCW Graduate School Office (Summer I 2017)
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Availability of course descriptions for GLS Fall 2017 courses by way of GLS website
March 2017

Students/director ensure that formatting of the Spring 2017 final project review copy meets the formatting requirements of the MALS Final Project Formatting Requirements Manual.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Last day to withdraw in Spring 2017 with a "W" - graduate students
Thursday, March 30, 2017

**********************April 2017************************

Last day for submission of the Spring 2017 final project review copy of the MALS final project (includes title page signed by committee members) to the GLS Director
Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Fall 2017 - MALS Final Project Workshop (Video Recording)
The workshop for Fall 2017 Final Projects was held on Thursday, April 20, 2017, from 6pm to 8pm in Randall Library, Room 2005.

Application deadline for new GLS post-Master's candidates and MALS students to submit admission applications to the UNCW Graduate School Office (Summer II 2017)
Monday, April 24, 2017

Spring 2017 -- Last day of classes
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Last day to defend MALS final projects for Spring 2017 graduates
Thursday, April 27, 2017

Due date for submission of post-master's certificate qualifying exam (to GLS program director) for students registered in Spring 2017
Thursday, April 27, 2017

**********************May 2017************************

Spring 2017 Final exams
Friday-Saturday, April 28 -29, 2017
Monday-Thursday, May 1 - May 4, 2017

Last day for submission, by the project director and reader, of the Spring 2017 MALS Assessment Form to the GLS Director.
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Commencement -- Friday/Saturday, May 5 and 6, 2017
Graduation information
Reception for MALS and GLS post-master's certificate candidates
Time and Place: 6:30 - 8 pm, Friday, May 8, 2015 // Bear Hall, Room 103 // Parking in D and G lots Date/time not yet confirmed

Due date for submission of applications for 2017 - 2018 GLS scholarships, assistantships, and fellowships to the GLS Program Director
Monday, May 15, 2017

Summer I 2017 classes begin - No GLS 598 courses will be offered in Summer 2015. Students with submitted project proposals and "S" (satisfactory progress) in a previous GLS 598 class may enroll in GRC 600 in Summer II in order to attempt completion of work already started in a previous semester.
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

**********************June 2017************************

Summer I 2017 -- Last day to withdraw from classes with a "W"-- graduate students
Thursday, June 1, 2017

Application deadline for new GLS post-Master's candidates and MALS students to submit admission applications to the UNCW Graduate School Office (Fall 2017)
Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Last day of Summer I 2017 classes
Thursday, June 15, 2017

Summer I 2017 Final exams; term ends.
Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Due date for submission of post-master's certificate qualifying exam (to GLS program director) for students registered in Summer I 2017
Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Summer II 2017 classes begin
Monday, June 26, 2017

Last day for submission of the Summer 2016 final project review copy of the MALS final project (includes title page signed by committee members) to the GLS Director
Tuesday, June 28, 2016

**********************July 2017************************

Summer II 2017 -- Last day to withdraw from classes with a "W" - graduate students
Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Last day of Summer II 2017 classes
Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Last day to defend MALS final projects for Summer 2017 graduates
Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Due date for submission of post-master's certificate qualifying exam (to GLS program director) for students registered in Summer II 2017
Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Summer II 2017 Final exams; term ends
Thursday, July 27, 2017

Last day for submission, by the project director and reader, of the Summer 2017 GLS Assessment Form to the GLS Director.
Friday, July 28, 2017

Fall 2017 - MALS Final Project Workshop
Time/location: TBA

Due date for submission of MALS final project proposals to final project directors for Fall 2017 graduates
TBA

Due date for submission of MALS final project proposals to Program Director for Fall 2017 graduates
TBA

**********************August 2017**********************

Fall 2017 - GLS Orientation (Video Recording)
Held on Monday, August 14, 2017, from 11:30am to 1pm in Randall Hall, Room 2005.

Students completing their final project in Spring 2017 must advise the GLS Program Assistant (gentryrc AT uncw DOT edu), GLS Program Director (turrisi AT uncw DOT edu), and the GLS Assistant Director (hudsona AT uncw DOT edu) the names of their committee.
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 (first day of classes)

Due date for submission of GLS 598 final project proposals to final project directors for Fall 2017 graduates
Wednesday, August 30, 2017

**********************September 2017************************

Due date for submission of GLS 598 final project proposals with signed proposal form to GLS Program Director for Fall 2017 graduates
Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Submit drafts and work with committee members
September 2017

GLSSA Meeting
Wednesday, September 27th at 6:30pm in the GLS Office in Bear Hall Room 105
You can text Christen Faubel (GLSSA President) at 910-899-2330 to let you into the building.

**********************October 2017************************

Due date for submission of full draft of GLS 598 final projects to final project directors for Fall 2017 graduates
Monday, October 2, 2017

2017 Fall Break - no classes
October 5-6, Thursday-Friday

Graduation Application Deadline - Fall 2017
Friday, October 13

Final editing in consultation with committee members
October 2017

**********************November 2017************************

Students/directors ensure that formatting of the Fall 2017 final project review copies meet the formatting requirements of the MALS Final Project Formatting Requirements Manual.
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Last day for submission of the Fall 2017 final project review copy (includes title page signed by committee members) to the GLS Director
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Last day to withdrawl with a W (Graduate School)
Thursday, November 9, 2017

Spring 2018 MALS Final Project Workshop
Friday, November 17, 2017 in Randall Library 2005, 4-6pm

**********************December 2017**********************

Last day to defend GLS 598 final projects for Fall 2017 graduates
Friday, December 1, 2017 (Reading Day)

Last day for submission, by the project director and reader, of the Fall 2017 MALS Assessment Form to the GLS Director.
Tuesday, December 5, 2017

**********************January 2018**********************

New - Students completing their final project in Spring 2018 must advise the GLS Program Assistant (gentryrc AT uncw DOT edu) and the GLS Assistant Director (hudsona AT uncw DOT edu) the names of their committee.
Monday, January 8, 2018 (First day of classes)

Due date for submission of GLS 598 final project proposals to final project directors for Spring 2018 graduates
Thursday, January 25, 2018

**********************February 2018**********************

Due date for submission of GLS 598 final project proposals to GLS Program Director for Spring 2018 graduates
Thursday, February 1, 2018

**********************March 2018**********************

Due date for submission of first draft of GLS 598 final projects to final project directors for Spring 2018 graduates
Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Students/directors ensure that formatting of the Spring 2018 final project review copies meet the formatting requirements of the MALS Final Project Formatting Requirements Manual.
Thursday, March 29, 2018

**********************April 2018**********************

Last day for submission of the Spring 2018 final project review copy (includes title page signed by committee members) to the GLS Director
Thursday, April 5, 2018

Last day to defend GLS 598 final projects for Spring 2018 graduates
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 (Last day of classes)

**********************May 2018**********************

Last day for submission, by the project director and reader, of the Spring 2018 MALS Assessment Form to the GLS Director.
Thursday, May 3, 2018

**********************June 2018********************

TBA

**********************July 2018********************

TBA

**********************August 2018**********************

Students completing their final project in Fall 2018  must advise the GLS Program Assistant (gentryrc AT uncw DOT edu), GLS Program Director (turrisip AT uncw DOT edu), and the GLS Assistant Director (hudsona AT uncw DOT edu) the names of their committee.
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 (first day of classes)

Due date for submission of GLS 598 final project proposals to final project directors for Fall 2018 graduates
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

**********************September 2018**********************

Due date for submission of GLS 598 final project proposals with signed proposal form to GLS Program Director for Fall 2018 graduates
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

GLSSA Meeting
GLS Office, Bear Hall 105 from 7-8pm
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Submit drafts and work with committee members
September 2018

**********************October 2018**********************

Due date for submission of full draft of GLS 598 final projects to final project directors for Fall 2018 graduates
Monday, October 1, 2018

GLSSA Meeting
GLS Office, Bear Hall 105 from 7-8pm
October 9, 2018

Deadline to submit graduation application for Fall 2018
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Students/directors ensure that formatting of the Fall 2018 final project review copies meet the formatting requirements of the MALS Final Project Formatting Requirements Manual.
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Final editing in consultation with committee members
October 2018

**********************November 2018**********************

Last day for submission of the Fall 2018 final project review copy (includes title page signed by committee members) to the GLS Director
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

GLSSA Meeting
GLS Office, Bear Hall 105 from 7-8pm
November 13, 2018

**********************December 2018**********************

Last day to defend GLS 598 final projects for Fall 2018 graduates
Thursday, December 6, 2018 (Reading Day)

Last day for submission, by the project director and reader, of the Fall 2018 MALS Assessment Form to the GLS Director.
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

GLSSA Meeting
GLS Office, Bear Hall 105 from 7-8pm
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

**********************January 2019**********************

New - Students completing their final project in Spring 2019 must advise the GLS Program Assistant (gentryrc AT uncw DOT edu) and the GLS Assistant Director (hudsona AT uncw DOT edu) the names of their committee.
Monday, January 14, 2019

Due date for submission of GLS 598 and 600 final project proposals to final project directors for Spring 2019 graduates
Thursday, January 24, 2019

Due date for submission of GLS 598 and 600 final project proposals to GLS Program Director for Spring 2019 graduates
Thursday, January 31, 2019

**********************February 2019********************

TBA

**********************March 2019**********************

Due date for submission of first draft of GLS 598 and 600 final projects to final project directors for Spring 2019 graduates
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Students/directors ensure that formatting of the Spring 2019 final project review copies meet the formatting requirements of the MALS Final Project Formatting Requirements Manual.
Thursday, March 28, 2019

**********************April 2019**********************

Last day for submission of the Spring 2019 final project review copy (includes title page signed by committee members) to the GLS Director
Thursday, April 4, 2019

**********************May 2019**********************

Last day to defend GLS 598 and 600 final projects for Spring 2019 graduates
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 (Last day of classes)

Last day for submission, by the project director and reader, of the Spring 2019 MALS Assessment Form to the GLS Director.
Thursday, May 10, 2019

 

Last Updated: April 23, 2019