The University of Arizona

March 2015

Thursday, February 12, 2015
5:30 p.m. Garden Kitchen Dinners
Thursday, February 26, 2015
8 a.m. Applications for 2015 UK Summer Institutes Deadline
Sunday, March 1, 2015
7:30 p.m. Arizona Contemporary Ensemble Performance
Monday, March 2, 2015
noon Lunchtime Learning Series - Civil Rights 'Eyes on the Prize'
noon Weight Watchers at UAMC
3 p.m. 'Comfort Women Wanted'
3 p.m. Faculty Senate Meeting
7 p.m. Faculty Artist Recital: Violinist Lauren Roth and Colleagues
7 p.m. UA Science Lecture Series: Life in the Universe
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
noon Buffmire Lecture: Quit Digging Your Grave with a Knife and Fork
3 p.m. Staff Advisory Council Meeting
4 p.m. Reading a Zen Classic: The Platform Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch
6 p.m. Road Warrior Presentation
6 p.m. Green Fund Annual Allocation Open Meeting
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
10 a.m. UAPD Spring Break Safety Fair
10 a.m. Things To Do @ the U
4 p.m. Making 'Things' International
4 p.m. Kisiel Memorial Lecture: 'But Dispersion Has No Clothes!'
5:30 p.m. Ila Sheren Lecture - 'Site, Non-site, Re-site: Border art and Boundaries Since 1984'
5:30 p.m. Archaeological Institute of America Lecture
6 p.m. Osteoarthritis Under the Microscope - Latest Advances in Treating Arthritis
7 p.m. Film - 'Lion Women: The Fight for Freedom in Iran'
Thursday, March 5, 2015
9 a.m. Office Hours – Fulbright Information
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - American Indian Studies
9 a.m. 'Looking Beyond Academia: MyIDP and Identifying Options in STEM Fields'
11 a.m. Office Hours – Fulbright Information
11 a.m. Looking Beyond Academia: 'MyIDP and Identifying Options in the Social Sciences, Arts, and Humanities Fields'
noon Free Lunch/Lecture: '(Re)Claiming Radical Trans and Queer Histories'
1 p.m. PhD Careers Lecture Series: 'Building Knowledge, Networking, and Informational Interviews'
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Management
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Psychology
3 p.m. PhD Careers Lecture Series: 'Translating your Credentials for Positions Outside of Academia'
3:45 p.m. Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Seminar
4:30 p.m. 'Chasing Water: A Guide for Moving from Scarcity to Sustainability'
5:30 p.m. CSW Workshops for Emerging Leaders
6 p.m. Artist Talk and Screening: 'Shame Every Rose: Images from Afghanistan'
7 p.m. Men's Basketball vs. California (Home)
7:30 p.m. UA Philharmonic Orchestra Performance
Friday, March 6, 2015
8 a.m. Fulbright Specialist Award Application
8 a.m. Hepatitis C Clinic
8 a.m. Employer Trek: The Vanguard Group
8:30 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Geography
9:30 a.m. PhD Careers Lecture Series: 'Closing the Deal - Preparing for Interviews and Negotiation'
11:15 a.m. Translating Modern Arabic Fiction
4:15 p.m. 'The 1001 Nights: A Tale of Two Tale Collections'
5 p.m. Friday Night Art
5:30 p.m. World-Renowned Nutritionist Dr. Walter C. Willett to Speak at UA
7:30 p.m. Arizona Symphony Orchestra Concert
Saturday, March 7, 2015
7 a.m. Mortar Board Clean Up Crew
10 a.m. Celebration of the Life of William Arthur Stini
2 p.m. Men's Basketball vs. Stanford (Home)
3 p.m. 'Tears of Joy' Performance
7:30 p.m. Guest Artist Hans de Jong on Saxophone
Sunday, March 8, 2015
1:30 p.m. Preview - 'Othello'
7:30 p.m. Latin Jazz Night
Monday, March 9, 2015
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Teaching and Teacher Education
noon Lunchtime Learning Series - Civil Rights 'Eyes on the Prize'
noon Weight Watchers at UAMC
2 p.m. Discussion - 'Vision and Change in Undergraduate Education at NSF'
3:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Mechanical Engineering
4 p.m. Planting for Future Generations: Environmental Justice in Guatemala
4:30 p.m. The Exodus as Cultural Memory
5 p.m. Surgical Weight-Loss Informational Seminar
7 p.m. UA Science Lecture Series: Life in the Universe
7:30 p.m. Quite a Night O' Dixie
7:30 p.m. Preview - 'Othello'
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
3:30 p.m. Workshop: Facilitating Active Discussions
5:30 p.m. 'It's 2015: Why Are We Still Debating Torture?' - 2015 Marks Lecture
6 p.m. Tumamoc Hill Lecture Series: Matt Goode
7 p.m. LUNAFEST
7:30 p.m. UA Presents: Pianist Murray Perahia
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
10 a.m. UA History Tour
noon The Supremes vs. Obamacare Act II: What It Means for States and Public Health
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Anthropology
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Examination - Economics
3 p.m. 'Paths to Leadership: Women on the Move'
4 p.m. HWRS Weekly Colloquium
4 p.m. Chemistry and Biochemistry Colloquium
5 p.m. Forum - 'Women Writing War'
6 p.m. Talk - 'Shushing the Librarian Stereotype'
7 p.m. 2015 Town and Gown Lecture
7:30 p.m. Opening Night - 'Othello'
Thursday, March 12, 2015
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Language, Reading and Culture
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Examination – Optical Sciences
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Electrical & Computer Engineering
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - History
noon Free Lunch/Lecture: 'LGBTQ Older Adults and Project Visibility'
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Medical Pharmacology
3:30 p.m. 'Adventures With Hurricanes'
3:45 p.m. Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Seminar
4 p.m. Chemistry and Biochemistry Colloquium
5:15 p.m. Fathauer Lecture in Political Economy
5:30 p.m. MacArthur Fellows Speaker Series: Gary Nabhan
5:30 p.m. Pediatric Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
6 p.m. Borderlands Brewing Science Café: Gloria Jimenez
6 p.m. 'Everybody Matters: Climate Change and Human Rights'
Friday, March 13, 2015
8 a.m. Hepatitis C Clinic
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Hydrology
noon Doctoral Oral Defense - Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Planetary Sciences
3 p.m. Critical Studies Colloquium
5:30 p.m. Dialogue with Journalist Óscar Martínez
6 p.m. Rock Bottom Remainders Concert and Special Event
7 p.m. Roy A. Johnson Memorial Organ Series
Saturday, March 14, 2015
8 a.m. Interprofessional Diabetes Updates Conference 2015
Sunday, March 15, 2015
4 p.m. 'A Conversation With Noam Chomsky'
Monday, March 16, 2015
noon Weight Watchers at UAMC
7:30 p.m. Arizona Archaeological and Historical Society Lecture Series
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
6 p.m. Downtown Science Café - 'When Guardians of the Airway Fail'
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
9 a.m. 2015 UA Supplier Showcase
10 a.m. UA Public Art Tour
Thursday, March 19, 2015
11:10 a.m. Men's Basketball vs. Texas Southern (Away)
6:30 p.m. SaddleBrooke Lecture Series
Friday, March 20, 2015
8 a.m. Hepatitis C Clinic
Saturday, March 21, 2015
11 a.m. 'Women in the Workforce: We've Come a Long Way'
2:15 p.m. Men's Basketball vs. Ohio State (Away)
Sunday, March 22, 2015
7 a.m. Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure on UA Mall
3 p.m. Tucson Concert Band
7 p.m. UA Presents: Jazz clarinet virtuoso Anat Cohen
Monday, March 23, 2015
11 a.m. Grad Slam Prelims: Round 1
1 p.m. Grad Slam Prelims: Round 2
1:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Examination – Physiological Sciences
3 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Atmospheric Sciences
5 p.m. Surgical Weight-Loss Informational Seminar
7:30 p.m. Steward Observatory Public Evening Lecture
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
8 a.m. Doctoral Oral Examination – Nursing
11 a.m. Grad Slam Prelims: Round 3
1 p.m. Grad Slam Prelims: Round 4
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Management
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Educational Leadership
3:45 p.m. Lunar and Planetary Laboratory Colloquium
4 p.m. 'Why Arrest?' - 2015 Soll Lecture
5:30 p.m. SBIR/STTR Tech House Meetup
6 p.m. A Closer Look Book Club
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Teaching and Teacher Education
10 a.m. In Depth Tour - BIO5 Institute
11 a.m. Grad Slam Prelims: Round 5
1 p.m. Grad Slam Prelims: Round 6
4 p.m. HWRS Weekly Colloquium
5 p.m. Guitar Masterclass With Jérémy Jouve
Thursday, March 26, 2015
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Examination - Management
11 a.m. Grad Slam Prelims: Round 7
11 a.m. Neural Systems, Memory and Aging Open Forum
11:30 a.m. Downtown Tucson Rising: How Sustainable Development Can Energize Public Health and Economic Wealth
11:30 a.m. 'The Stories and Songs of My People: Field Notes from the Uplands of Southeastern Arizona'
12:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Geosciences
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Examination – Management
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Sociology
3 p.m. A Casual Conversation with Paul Amar
3:45 p.m. Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Seminar
4 p.m. Chemistry and Biochemistry Colloquium
5:30 p.m. MacArthur Fellows Speaker Series: Ofelia Zepeda
6 p.m. Miranda Joseph Endowed Lecture with Paul Amar
7 p.m. UA Prose Series - Elizabeth Evans
7 p.m. Performance - Guitarist Jérémy Jouve
7:15 p.m. Men's Basketball vs. Xavier (Away)
7:15 p.m. Phoenix: PYAC Wildcat #RedOut NCAA Viewing Party
7:30 p.m. UA Presents: Aspen Santa Fe Ballet
7:30 p.m. Fifth Annual Taleghani Lecture Series
Friday, March 27, 2015
8 a.m. Hepatitis C Clinic
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Management
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense – Management
11 a.m. Grad Slam Prelims: Round 9
1 p.m. Grad Slam Prelims: Round 10
2 p.m. UA Campus Pantry Distribution
4 p.m. Doctoral Oral Examination – Nursing
Saturday, March 28, 2015
3 p.m. Men's Basketball vs. Wisconsin
Sunday, March 29, 2015
2:30 p.m. Leonard and David Schaeffer Memorial Guitar Competition
7 p.m. Choir Concert - Collegium Musicum
Monday, March 30, 2015
9 a.m. Artisan Bread, Demystified
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - East Asian Studies
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Family & Consumer Sciences
3 p.m. Appointed Professionals Advisory Council Monthly Meeting
6:30 p.m. Daniel Bartlett Memorial Lecture
7 p.m. Arizona Wind Quintet Spring Concert
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Mathematics
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Examination – Natural Resources
noon Dr. Siddartha Mukherjee, 'The Emperor of All Maladies'
5 p.m. Call for applications for OECD Student Ambassadors for 2015-2016 Academic Year
6 p.m. Talk - 'Celebrating Excellence: Women in UA Anthropology'
7:30 p.m. Wind Ensemble and Wind Symphony Concert: 'Lest We Forget'

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