Marquette University Graduate School New Student OrientationAugust 21, 2014
Brief Overview of the University Graduate School Information Student Groups of GSO and PFF Dr. Jeanne M. HossenloppVice Provost for Research Dean of the Graduate School
Established in 1881 Founded in the tradition of the Society of Jesus University is named after Rev. Jacques Marquette, S.J. (1637 – 1675), a French missionary and explorer in North America Marquette University
University-Wide Strategic Plan Beyond Boundaries: Setting the Course for Marquette’s Future Theme 1: Pursuit of Academic Excellence for Human Well-being Goal Advance Marquette as a highly ranked destination university, renowned for academic rigor, innovation and the achievements of its community of scholars.
Strategic Plan Themes, cont. Theme 2: Research in Action Goal Advance Marquette as a university committed to research and scholarship, with a distinctive emphasis on excellence in strategically defined areas.
Strategic Plan Themes, cont. Theme 3: Social Responsibility and Community Engagement Theme 4: Formation of the Mind and the Heart Ignatian Pedagogy
Strategic Plan Themes, cont. Theme 5: Enhancement of Organizational Effectiveness Theme 6: Sustainability of Valuable Resources
Key Themes for Marquette’s Future: Innovation, Collaboration, and Entrepreneurship
Graduate School Units Graduate School Office of Research and Sponsored Programs Office of Research Compliance
Location of the Graduate School Holthusen Hall 1324 W. Wisconsin Ave., Room 305
Recruitment Admissions Graduate Assistantships Records Graduate Student Professional Development Our Services Follow the Life of a Graduate Student
Office Location: Holthusen Hall, Room 460D 1324 W. Wisconsin Ave. Mailboxes in Graduate School and AMU Lead Center Phone: (414) 288-5841 Email: email@example.com Website: www.mu.edu/grad/GSO/current_GSO.shtml GSO’s Roles Advocating for students Facilitating inter-departmental communication Providing a social network Graduate Student Organization (GSO)
Office Location: Holthusen Hall, Room 460C 1324 W. Wisconsin Ave. Mailbox in Graduate School Phone: (414) 288-5957 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.marquette.edu/pff/ PFFP Program’s Roles Providing graduate professional development opportunities, e.g. workshops, seminars Creating an awareness of issues affecting the future of higher education Developing the knowledge and skills necessary for success in the job market Preparing Future Faculty and Professionals (PFFP)
Email – email@example.com Telephone – (414) 288-7137 Website – marquette.edu/grad Facebook – bit.ly/MarquetteGradSchool Twitter – twitter.com/mugradschool LinkedIn – bit.ly/MUGradSchool Contact the Graduate School
Ms. Rose TrupianoResearch & Instructional Services Librarian Raynor Memorial Libraries
Raynor Memorial Libraries • Two buildings connected via bridge • Open 104 hours/week • 24/7 access to Raynor Library 1st & 2nd floors & Bridge • Information Desk (for library research help & tech support) • IM Reference help • One-on-one Research Consultations with Librarians • 400+ periodical article and primary resource databases • Subject Research Guides & Subject Librarians
1.8 million volumes, including: • 1.1 million print books • 785,000 electronic books • 40,000+ electronic journals • 2,000 current print journals • Interlibrary Loan • 250 workstations (PCs, Macs, laptops, MacBook Pros) • Digital Media Studio with equipment (video & digital cameras, iPads, etc.) for checkout • Media Consultations • Group Study Rooms • Café on the Bridge
Marqcat Plus is a DISCOVERY tool. It allows you to search simultaneously through a number of databases (including Marqcat.) It does NOT search ALL of our databases, nor does it offer sophisticated searching. We STRONGLY recommend that graduate students who are doing more comprehensive research on a topic, to DIRECTLY use the databases in their subject area.
www.marquette.edu/library Thank you! We hope to see you soon! Have a great semester!
Ms. Kathy Lang Chief Information OfficerInformation Technology Services Exceptional customer service (Help Desk) Technology leadership (CheckMarq, email, labs) Quality products and services (D2L) Proactive planning (IT Website, Alert Messages)
IT Services Help Desk Cudahy Hall, Second Floor 1313 W. Wisconsin Next to Raynor Library (414) 288-7799 firstname.lastname@example.org www.marquette.edu/its
Password Reset http://reset.mu.edu
Password Security Questions https://pwdreg.mu.edu/
Password Complexity • Maximum password age of 180 days • Minimum password age of 2 days • Maintain a password history of 2 passwords and not allow reuse • Must be a minimum of 8 characters • Three of the following four categories: • English uppercase characters (A through Z) • English lowercase characters (a through z) • Base 10 digits (0 through 9) • Non-alphabetic characters (for example, !, $, #, %)
CheckMarq • Student Records, including online registration, grades and schedules, change of address • Student Financials – Bursar account • Guest Access
Microsoft Office 365 with OneDrive Storage http://www.marquette.edu/its/365 FREE Devices: Windows PCs Macs iPads iPhones/iPod Touches Windows and Android phones 1TB of file storage
Group Collaboration – MS Lync • Instant Messaging (IM) • Presence • Web/video conferencing • Application sharing