Graduate School Awareness Week

Graduate School Awareness Week is October 26 - 31, 2015. We hope you will take some time to reflect on the opportunities that will be available to you after graduation. Throughout the week, there will be a number of events and activities to participate in to learn more about the Graduate School at Abilene Christian University. 

Monday, October 26

Free Breakfast from the Graduate School
Pass through the Campus Center on your way to class for a free donut to kick start your week!
9 - 11 a.m. • McGlothlin Campus Center 

Information Session: Marriage and Family Therapy Department
Join us for lunch as we discuss Marriage and Family Therapy graduate programs at ACU. 
R.S.V.P. to Teri Sura at
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. • Onstead-Packer Biblical Studies Building, Room 249

Information Session: Social Work Department
Join us for lunch and learn about graduate programs in the Department of Social Work. 
R.S.V.P. to Molly Spaulding at
12 p.m. • Hardin Administration Building, Room 105

"Finding Your Vocational Calling Through Graduate Education"
Join us for a Spiritual Formation Forum (worth 1 credit) discussing "Finding Your Vocational Calling Through Graduate Education", featuring Dr. Cole Bennett.
5 - 6 p.m. • Onstead-Packer Biblical Studies Building, Room 114

Grad Fest 2015
There’s no better way to learn what it means to be a graduate student. The Graduate Student Association and the ACU Graduate School would like to invite you to come out and join us for live music, free food, and a chance to hang out with graduate faculty, staff, and current graduate students. Ask questions, hear stories, or just enjoy the cool weather and good food.

This event, featuring food trucks like Vagabond Pizza, The Toasted Traveler, and Stillwater BBQ, is open to all undergraduate and graduate students.
6 - 8 p.m. • ACU Mall area

Tuesday, October 27

Information Session: Psychology Department
Join us for lunch and learn about graduate programs in the Department of Psychology, including, General, Clinical, Counseling and School Psychology programs.
R.S.V.P. to Dr. Robert McKelvain at
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. • McKinzie Hall, Room 135

Wednesday, October 28

Graduate and Professional School Fair
Graduate and professional schools from across the country will be in attendance. This event will give you a chance to talk to recruiters about programs their schools offer and their admission process. 
10 a.m. - 2 p.m. • Campus Center Living Room

Inside look: Occupational Therapy
Join us for light refreshments and an inside look at how our program utilizes the Maker Lab and makes it a key experience in our Occupational Therapy program. 
R.S.V.P to
2:30 p.m. • ACU Maker Lab

Thursday, October 29

Information Session: Graduate School of Theology
Join us for chapel and lunch and learn about the graduate programs in the Graduate School of Theology including programs in ministry, theology and global service.
R.S.V.P. to Kester Smith at
11 a.m. • Chapel on the Hill

Information Session: Communication Department
Join us for lunch and learn how a master's degree in Communication can increase your career prospects. 
R.S.V.P. to Dr. Lauren Lemley at
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. • Sherrod Building, Room 217

Information Session: English Department
Join us for a pizza lunch and discussion of the English graduate programs at ACU.
R.S.V.P. to Dr. Bill Carroll at
11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m. • Graduate School Commons

Information Session: Master of Education in Teaching and Learning  
Come and learn how a fifth-year Master of Education in Teaching and Learning can better prepare you in your teaching career.
R.S.V.P. to Dr. Andrew Huddleston at
11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. • Phillips Education Building, Room 110 

Information Session: Communication Sciences and Disorders Department
Join us for coffee and desserts as we discuss the Communication Sciences and Disorders program at ACU. 
R.S.V.P. to Dr. Denise Barnett at
7 p.m. • Don H. Morris Center, Room 117

Saturday, October 31

GRE Prep Course
Prepare to take the GRE and succeed, with instructor Kayla Hewitt. For $40 you will be enrolled in the course and receive a workbook. Sign up here. 
8:30 - 11:30 a.m. • CORE Classroom



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