Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Introducing Senior Class Deadlines gBear calendar

Never miss a deadline!  Add "Barnard Senior Class Deadlines" to your gBear calendar to stay on top of key administrative deadlines.  Please note all times indicated are Eastern Time.

To add "Barnard Senior Class Deadlines" to your gBear calendar:

1. Log into myBarnard and open your gBear calendar.

2. On the left-hand sidebar, under the current month-at-a-glace box, locate the "Add a coworker's calendar" box (you may need to click on the three-horizontal-line "Main Menu" button in the upper left corner to make the sidebar appear.

3. Copy and paste the entire link below into the box (this will only work in gBear; the calendar cannot be added to other gmail accounts) and press enter: 

4. A calendar called "Barnard Senior Class Deadlines should now appear under "Other calendars"

5. Hover your mouse over the righthand side of this, and a grey box with white text will appear, and above this box you'll see an X and three tiny dots in a vertical line.

6. Click on the three tiny dots, and a menu of items will appear. From this menu, select "Settings"

7. This page will enable you to create customized notifications and add "Barnard Senior Class Deadlines" to a smartphone." All items in this calendar will are formatted as all-day events, and the default setting is "no notification." 
Recommended setting: "1 day before each all-day event at 9:00 a.m."  

NOTE: Dates and times come from the Barnard College Academic Calendar.

Know a deadline that has changed, or something that should be in "Barnard Senior Class Deadlines" but isn't?  We are still beta-testing this calendar, so please email if you have suggestions.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Welcome to the 2018-2019 Senior Class Blog

Aaaaaah the summmer before your senior year....  That carefree time when you're working full-time or having an internship or taking classes or returning from study abroad or catching up with your friends or family or dog or cat or hometown or staying in NYC... or possibly all of the above.

In your copious free time, you may also be anticipating the next academic year, confident (or nervous or uncertain) about the prospect of graduating in the not-too-distant future.  The Senior Class Blog wants YOU to graduate.
So watch this space, follow this blog, and/or follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and the Senior Deadlines gBear Calendar to stay up to date on deadlines, advice, and news you can use to make the most of your senior year.

Know a campus resource or event that should be on this blog?* Email us!

*Note: We will only post on-campus events or opportunities sponsored by recognized student organizations or campus offices or professionals.