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MIS Core Competencies

  • Identification of the interdisciplinary, multidisciplinary, and international nature of the topic.
  • Scholarly level knowledge through reading of primary (research and creative works) and secondary texts (critical, historical, and theoretical treatises).
  • Extensive, critical, and constructive student participation in class discussion.
  • Ability to do graduate level critical and analytical thinking, including:
    • Finding, analyzing, and evaluating important concepts
    • Evaluating quality and accuracy of evidence
    • Identifying and critically evaluating intellectual and cultural/contextual issues
    • Demonstrating awareness of multiple approaches and their validity
    • Developing one’s own critical approach based on knowledge of the field
  • Ability to synthesize information from multiple approaches to examine complex issues.
  • Completion of individual graduate level written and oral communication of learning:
    • Written papers that present critical and synthetic analysis of the topic
    • Oral presentations that convey the central tenets and specific issues

Adopted: 27 February 2008

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Spring Break

Spring Break

March 25th, 2019
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March 31st, 2019

All day event

Chancellor's Medallion Dinner

Chancellor's Medallion Dinner

April 6th, 2019

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

IUS Internship & Career Fair

IUS Internship & Career Fair

April 11th, 2019

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Healthcare Fair

Healthcare Fair

April 11th, 2019

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Power Up Your Morning: A small business lecture series

Power Up Your Morning: A small business lecture series

April 12th, 2019

7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Last Day of Spring Classes

Last Day of Spring Classes

April 22nd, 2019

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Classes begin (full-term Summer and Summer I)

Classes begin (full-term Summer and Summer I)

May 7th, 2019

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Memorial Day

Memorial Day

May 27th, 2019

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Classes end (Summer I Session)

Classes end (Summer I Session)

June 18th, 2019

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