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New Graduate Student Orientation

August 15, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Department of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE)
New Graduate Student Orientation

Schedule for Thursday, August 15, 2019

Morning Session: Engineering Building 1 Room 3003

  • 9:00-9:15 Welcome from MSE Director of Graduate Programs, Albena Ivanisevic
  • 9:15-9:30 IT Support Processes – George Martell
  • 9:30-10:00 Safety training requirements, laboratory keys and building access – George Martell
  • 10:00-10:15 University Fees and the GSSP, Establishing Residency, Payroll, direct deposit and tax information – Edna Deas
    10:15-10:30 Break
  • 10:30-11:00 Ordering supplies and equipment
    Travel Policies and Procedures – Meghan Johnston
  • 11:00-11:10 Holiday and Vacation policies – Albena Ivanisevic
    https://hr.ncsu.edu/common-tasks/university-holidays-and-closings/
  • 11:10-11:30 Overview of Requirements for and Path to Ph.D. – Albena Ivanisevic
  • 11:30-12:00 Class Selection – Albena Ivanisevic
  • 12:00-1:15 GSA to host lunch in EB1 3003. Introduction of GSA officers and open the floor for general questions about life in grad school/Raleigh. Invite all grad students and faculty.

Afternoon Session: Engineering Building 1 3003

  • 1:15-1:30 MRS University Chapter – James Mitchell
  • 1:30-2:30 Bertha Chang
  • 2:30-2:50 Research Ethics – Beth Dickey
  • 2:50-3:00 Break
  • Faculty present research openings to new grad students
    2:50 Franky So
    3:00 Beth Dickey
    3:10 Yong Zhu
    3:20 Ola Harrysson
    3:40 Djamel Kaoumi
    3:50 Yara Yingling
  • 4:00 – 4:15 Jacob Jones – AIF
  • 4:15 – 4:45 Grad Student Photos – Wade Myers – Room 3018 EB1

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Date:
August 15, 2019
Time:
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Venue

EB1 – 3003
NC United States

Organizer

MSE Department
Phone:
919.515.2377
Website:
https://www.mse.ncsu.edu