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Core courses and MiM-sponsored electives for each term are charted in these PDF files.

Summer Term 2011

Fall Term 2011 (Updated 9/6/11)

Winter Term 2012 (Posted 5/19/11)

Spring Term 2012 (Posted 10/6/11)

 

Calendar for Roseburg Cohort (Updated 4/29/11 - Corrected calendar dates for Fall 2011 - no course meetings changed)

The MiM program has obtained a wide range of books relating to topics in the field of management. The following is a list of titles available from the SOU Library. Go to the Library's catalog for a complete listing of titles.

Accountability For Performance: Measurement and Monitoring In Local Government. Edited By David N. Ammons. Washington, D.C.: International City/Council Management Association, 1995.

Balanced Growth: A Planning Guide For Local Government. Edited By John M. Degrove. Washington, D.C.: International City Management Association, 1991.

Benchmarking: Achieving Superior Performance In Fire And Emergency Service. Gay, William G. Washington, D.C.: Management Information Service, 1993.

The Billion-Dollar Molecule: One Company's Quest For The Perfect Drug. Barry Werth. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994.

Breaking the Code of Change. Edited By Michael Beer, Nitin Nohria. Boston, Mass.: Harvard Business School Press, 2000.

Brownfields Redevelopment : A Guidebook For Local Governments and Communities. Seth Kirshenberg. International City/County Management Association, Northeast-Midwest Institute. Washington, D.C.: 1997.

Budgeting: A Guide for Local Governments. Robert L. Bland, Irene S. Rubin. Washington, D.C.: International City/County Management Association, 1997.

Building Citizen Involvement: Strategies For Local Government. Mary L. Walsh. Washington, D.C.: ICMA, 1997.

Business Attraction and Retention : Local Economic Development Efforts. Zenia Kotval, John R. Mullin, Kenneth Payne. Washington, D.C.: ICMA, 1996.

Business Etiquette and Protocol. South-Western, 2001.

Career Planning And Networking. South-Western, 2001.

The Coming Biotech Age: The Business of Bio-Materials. Richard W. Oliver. New York: McGraw Hill, 2000.

Conflict and Tradeoffs in Decision Making. Edited By Elke Weber, Jonathan Baron, Graham Loomes. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2001.

Critical Issues in Cross-National Public Administration : Privatization, Democratization, Decentralization. Edited By Stuart S. Nagel. Westport, Conn.: Quorum, 2000.

Customer Relations And Rapport. South-Western, 2001.

Developing An Emergency Operations Center. William Moore. Washington, D.C.: ICMA, 1998.

Developing Decision-Making Skills For Business. Simon, Julian Lincoln. Armonk, N.Y.: M.E. Sharpe, 2001.

Discovery and Innovation : Federal Research and Development Activities in the Fifty States, District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. Donna Fossum. Santa Monica, Calif: Rand, 2000.

Economic Development : A Strategic Approach For Local Governments. Don Morrison. Washington, D.C.: International City/County Management Association, 1995.

Effective Communication: A Local Government Guide. Edited By Kenneth M. Wheeler. Washington, D.C.: International City/County Management Association, 1994.

The Effective Local Government Manager. Edited By Charldean Newell. Washington, D.C.: International City/County Management Association, 1993.

Effective Supervisory Practices. Edited By Mary L. Walsh. Washington, D.C.: International City/County Management Association, 1995.

Effective Supervisory Skill Building: Leader's Guide. Washington, D.C.: International City/County Management Association, 1995.

From Alchemy To IPO: The Business Of Biotechnology. Cynthia Robbins-Roth. Cambridge, Mass.: Perseus, 2000.

Global Leaders for the Twenty-First Century. Michael J. Marquardt, Nancy O. Berger. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2000.

The Golden Helix: Inside Biotech Ventures. Arthur Kornberg. Sausalito, Calif.: University Science Books, 1995.

Government Works: Why Americans Need the Feds. Milton J. Esman. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2000.

Harnessing Complexity: Organizational Implications Of A Scientific Frontier. Robert Axelrod & Michael D. Cohen. New York: Free Press, 1999.

Human Resource Management In Local Government: An Essential Guide. Edited By Siegrun Fox Freyss. Washington, D.C.: International City/Council Management Association, 1999.

Ideal & Practice in Council-Manager Government. Edited By H. George Frederickson. Washington, D.C.: International City/County Management Association, 1995.

In Quest Of Tomorrow's Medicines. Jurgen Drews ; [Verspielte Zukunft] Translated from the German by David Kramer. New York: Springer, 1999.

In Search Of A Cure: A History Of Pharmaceutical Discovery. Miles Weatherall. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 1990.

Introduction To Activity-Based Costing. Bethany K. Lee. Washington, D.C.: ICMA, 1998.

Leadership In Organizations. South-Western, 2001.

Local Government Police Management. Washington, D.C.: International City Management Association, 1991.

Making Change Happen One Person At A Time: Assessing Change Capacity Within Your Organization. Bishop, Charles H. New York: Amacom, 2001.

Management 21c: Someday We'll All Manage This Way. Subir Chowdhury. London: Financial Times Management; New York: Prentice Hall, 2000.

Managing Fire Services. Editors, Ronny J. Coleman, John A. Granito. Washington, D.C.: International City Management Association, 1988.

Managing Human Resources: Local Government Cases. Editor, James M. Banovetz. Washington, D.C.: International City/County Management Association, 1998.

Managing Local Government: Cases In Decision Making. Editor, James M. Banovetz. Washington, D.C.: International City/County Management Association, 1998.

Managing Small Cities and Counties : A Practical Guide. Edited By James M. Banovetz, Drew A. Dolan, John W. Swain. Washington, D.C.: International City/County Management Association, 1994.

Marketing Your Budget: Creative Ways To Engage Citizens in the Bottom Line. By Frank Benest. Tampa, Fla.: Innovation Groups, 1997.

Media Relations For Local Governments: Communicating For Results. Lydia Bjornlund. Washington, D.C.: International City/County Management Association, 1996.

New Forces At Work: Industry Views Critical Technologies. Steven W. Popper, Caroline S. Wagner, Eric V. Larson. Santa Monica, Calif.: Rand, 1998.

Nonprofits And Government: Collaboration And Conflict. Elizabeth Boris & C. Eugene Steuerle, Editors. Washington, D.C.: Urban Institute Press, 1999.

The Practice Of Local Government Planning. Edited By Charles J. Hoch, Linda C. Dalton, Frank S. So. Washington, D.C.: International City/County Management Association, 2000.

Quality Management Today: What Local Governments Need To Know. Edited By Jonathan P. West. Washington, D.C.: ICMA, 1995.

Rebel With A Cause: The Entrepreneur Who Created the University of Phoenix and the For-Profit Revolution in Higher Education. John Sperling. New York: Wiley, 2000.

Resolving Conflict: Strategies For Local Government. Edited By Margaret S. Herrman. Washington, Dc : International City/County Management Association, 1995.

Scaffolding The New Web: Standards And Standards Policy for the Digital Economy. Martin Libicki. Santa Monica, Calif.: Rand, 2000.

Sending Your Government A Message: E-Mail Communication Between Citizens and Government. C. Richard Neu, Robert H. Anderson, Tora K. Bikson. Santa Monica, Calif.: Rand, 1999.

The Silicon Valley Edge: A Habitat For Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Edited By Chong-Moon Lee. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2000.

Stories Employers Tell: Race, Skill, and Hiring in America. Philip Moss & Chris Tilly. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2001.

Strategic Planning For Local Government. Gerald L. Gordon. Washington, D.C.: ICMA, 1993.

Team Dynamics. South-Western, 2001.

Technology Forces At Work: Profiles of Environmental Research and Development At Dupont, Intel, Monsanto, and Xerox. Susan Resetar. Santa Monica, Calif.: Rand, 1999.

Traffic Safety: Local Options. Christine Ulrich. Washington, D.C.: ICMA, 1998.

Understanding Silicon Valley: The Anatomy of an Entrepreneurial Region. Edited By Martin Kenney. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2000.

Women and the Leadership Q: The Breakthrough System for Achieving Power and Influence. Shoya Zichy. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2001.

Following is a list of resources for MiM participants. Additional resources will be added as they become available. Watch this space!

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Dates Course # Course Title
2006
Aug. 18-26 MM 540 Orientation to Graduate Study
 
Oct. 13-21 Elective 1 Technical Writing
 
Dec. 8-16 MM 513 Strategic Management
2007
Feb. 9-17 Elective 2 To Be Announced (TBA)
 
Mar. 16-24 MM 516 Organizational Leadership
 
May 18-26 Elective 3 TBA
 
June 29-July 7 MM 512 Budget & Finance
 
Aug. 17-25 MM 519 Legal Issues
 
Nov. 16-24 Elective 4 TBA
2008
Feb. 1-9 MM 517 HR Environment
 
Apr. 4-12 Elective 5 TBA
 
June 20-28 MM 515 Management Information Systems
 
Aug. 15-23 MM 518 Marketing
 
Sept. 19-27 MM 514 Practical Research
 
Nov. 14-22 MM 598 Capstone
2009
Late May   Capstone Presentations
       
8/10/06 - Schedule subject to change.