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Reminder of Thanksgiving Schedule

As a reminder, the University is closed Monday, October 13th for Thanksgiving. Tuesday, October 14th is a study break day and there are no classes. The Program Counselling Office will be open October 14th and operating on regular hours (10:00am to 3:00pm). Drop in hours for course selection will be held on October 14th from 10:30am to 12:30pm and 1:30pm to 2:30pm.

ENVM 1020 - Instructor Consent Lifted

The Instructor Consent restriction on ENVM 1020 has been approved to be lifted. You should be able to select this course on WebAdvisor. 

Course Cancellations and New Courses

Here are some course cancellations for Winter 2015 that I have been made aware of:

ENVS 3110 Resource Planning Techniques
ENVS 3280 DE Env. Perspectives and Human Choices II
ENVS 4130 Chemical Ecology:  Principles and Practice
ENVS 4140 Topics in Earth Science (W15/F15/W16)
ENVS 4190 Biological Activity of Herbicides

MBG 4300 Plant Molecular Genetics 

ENVB 3070 Biological and Cultural Control of Plant Diseases

Drop In Hours and Booking Appointments with Melinda During Course Selection

During the course selection time period, I am available for appointments and drop ins. If you would like to sit down with me for an appointment please come to Johnston Hall 133A and sign up for a 15 minute time slot on the sheets provided. I ask that you only have one sign up time during this course selection period so others can have a chance to sign up as well. Please note that you must book your appointment time before we close the day before the appointment. No same day appointments will be booked unless it is an emergency.

Costa Rica Information Session

Dr. John Fitzsimons will be holding an information session for AGR 2500, a field course which includes a 10 day excursion to Costa Rica over the Winter Break. This course introduces students to a wide range of tropical and subtropical agricultural production systems and issues. If you are interested in hearing more, please join him Wednesday September 24th at 5:30pm in McKinnon Room 236.

Weekly Drop In Hours

Weekly drop in hours start today. Every Monday from 12:00pm-1:00pm and Tuesday from 11:30am-12:30pm I am available on a first come, first served basis. To see me outside of these hours, please contact Carie by phone (ext 54800) or in person (Johnston Hall 133A) during our open door hours (Mondays - Thursday 10:00am-3:00pm and Fridays 10:00am-12:00pm) to book an appointment.

Last Day to Add Classes is Today

Please recall that today is the last day to add Fall 2014 classes. Late adds will only be done in extreme circumstances and are not guaranteed.

Reminder - Last Day to Add F14 Classes is Sept 12th

Please note that Friday, September 12th is the last day to add classes for Fall 2014. Permission to add late is not guaranteed as the policy states that permission will only be granted in exceptional circumstances (illness or compassionate grounds for missing all or part of the first three class days; interchanging courses with common lectures, one with and one without labs; late resolution of appeals; failure of a deferred course condition or examination; university errors in registration procedures), so please make sure you have all of your courses added by Friday. 

Add Period for Fall Semester Ends September 12th

The last day to add classes to your schedule for Fall 2014 is Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 11:59 pm. You may change your courses on WebAdvisor until this time. Any Course Waiver Request forms must be submitted to the Registrar's Office by 4:30 pm on Friday the 12th.

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