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ORIENTATION AND ACTIVITIES FOR NEW STUDENTS
Check out the details of our orientation program (Fri, Jan 16) and activities for new and returning students on our orientation site.

MLK-DAY CELEBRATION AND InclusiveVT INITIATIVES IN THE GRADUATE SCHOOL
The Graduate Life Center will celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day by opening its doors for dialogue about the needs of graduate students:
- 10am-1pm coffee and tea in the lobby for informal discussion
- 11-12:30pm discussion groups facilitated by student leaders
- 12:30-1pm lunch in the MPR; register here to attend
- 1pm, discussion facilitated by Dean DePauw

ENROLLMENT FOR NEW PARENT COOPERATIVE PLAYGROUP CHILDCARE OPTION
Have you been looking for affordable childcare options? If yes, the Graduate School might have a solution that meets your needs. Enroll your child/children in this newly forming parent cooperative playgroup. Enrollment is on the basis of first-come first served, so get there early! To learn more about this option, email childcare@vt.edu.

Weekly walk-in services for graduate students (no appointment needed, offered while school is in session)

  • Career services: Wednesdays, 2:30-5:00pm, Lobby
  • Counseling by Cook: Thursdays and Fridays, 1:00-5:00pm, Green Room
  • Financial aid advising: Tuesdays 3:30-5:00, Room A
  • GLC Café: 3:30-5:00 every Thursday, Reading Room – year round!
  • Graduate School business hours: M,Tu,Th,F: 8:00am-5:00pm; W: 9:30am-5:00pm
  • Statistical consulting by LISA: Tu, Th, F, 10:00-12:00, Room A
  • Writing Center walk-in assistance: Tuesdays 6:00-8:00, Room A (additional hours in the Library)

...............see Calendar of Events for details..................

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GLC COMPUTER LAB
Accessible for graduate students 24/7/365 with a valid Hokie Passport. The software on the lab's computers includes:

Our base software package in the CICs includes:

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Visio, Project)
  • Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash Professional, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Acrobat Pro)
  • MATLAB
  • Mathematica
  • SPSS
  • Minitab

Printing is available for a charge -- must use Hokie Passport to pay.







 

 

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