Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Marybeth Gasman Receives 2014 H.S. Warwick Research Award

Even though its summer time, our faculty are still hard at work!

Congratulations to GSE Professor of Higher Education, Marybeth Gasman, who recently received the 2014 H.S. Warwick Research Award. Marybeth Gasman, Director of the Center for Minority-Serving Institutions at the Graduate School of Education, has received this award in recognition of her recent book Engaging Diverse College Alumni: The Essential Guide to Fundraising. Engaging Diverse College Amuni is a practical guide to supporting higher education institutions by tailoring campaigns to alumni of color.

To read more, click here.

Thursday, July 10, 2014

More Upcoming Deadlines!

We want to remind you of some important deadlines coming up this Friday, July 11th!

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Deadline:
Friday, July 11th is the final day to apply for the master's program in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL). If you're applying to the program, please note that all materials must be received by 5:00pm (EST) on Friday, July 11th or your file will not receive a faculty review. To learn more about the program, click here. Still interested but don't think you can complete your application in time? We encourage you to apply for our Spring 2015 cohort!

Intercultural Communication Program and Language and Literacy Program Deadline:
Interested in the Intercultural Communication Program or the Language and Literacy Program? Click submit by 5:00pm on July 11th! Click here to learn more about the Intercultural Communication program or click here to learn more about the Language and Literacy Program.

While the deadline to submit your application for these programs is tomorrow, the deadline to submit supplemental materials for the Intercultural Communication Program and Language and Literacy Program has been extended to Friday, July 18th (by 5:00pm EST). So for those of you working to get the final pieces of your applications in to our office, you have a little bit more time.

Help us complete your application before the deadline! 

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

IEDP deadline tomorrow

Thursday, July 10th is the final day to apply for the master's in International Education Development Program (IEDP). If you're applying to the program, please note that all materials must be received by 5:00pm (EST) or your file will not receive a faculty review. To learn more about IEDP, click here.

Though the deadline to submit your application is tomorrow, the deadline to submit supplemental materials has been extended to Monday, July 14 (by 5pm EST).

We’re looking forward to receiving your application!

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

July 4th Office Closing

The Penn Graduate School of Education (and the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid) will be closing at 2:00 pm on Thursday, July 3rd and remain closed on Friday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day.

We will reopen at 9am EDT on Monday, July 7th.

Did you know Philadelphia's July 4th celebration began this past weekend? Check out this site for more information on the full week of events and activities happening in Philadelphia in celebration of July 4th. Do you love fireworks as much as I do? Philadelphia has three days worth! To learn more, click here.



Fourth of July Fireworks over the Philadelphia Museum of the Art, from www.visitphilly.com.
Click here for more July 4th info.


As the birth place of American independence, Philly is a really fun place to celebrate the 4th!

Happy Independence Day everyone!