Congratulations to everyone for completing another school year, and special congrats to our graduates. Thank you to everyone who helped make MGW events a success in 2013-2014. MGW will be back with more events in the fall! Have a great summer!
This year, MGW celebrated the last weekend before the semester started by going to Curtis Orchard in Champaign. We picked some tasty apples, as one might expect we’d do at an orchard. We also took a relaxing wagon ride around the orchard. And of course, we enjoyed some delicious apple doughnuts and other tasty foods read more »
Congratulations to everybody on completing another school year! Looking ahead to next year, we’re pleased to announce the MGW officers for 2013-2014: President: Danielle Joaquin Treasurer: Ritu Raman Secretary: Anna Oldani Webmaster: Natalie Beams Social Chair: Silvia Wei
To kick off the 2012-2013 school year, MGW went to Kickapoo State Park, where we enjoyed canoeing (and one group took a paddleboat…do we say they went paddleboating?). Then we enjoyed a picnic lunch before heading back to C-U.
Something we like to do once a year in MGW is have a lunch with the female faculty in our department. It’s a really great opportunity to learn from their experience and get their advice on our future careers. Here’s some photos from our 2011 lunch:
In the fall of 2011, MGW was invited to meet with the new Head of Graduate Programs, Prof. Harley Johnson. (We get to do things like this because our input is valued by the department. Just more proof that MGW is awesome.)