The University of Arizona

April 2014

Tuesday, April 1, 2014
6 a.m. UA Stuff the Cat Tran Event
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - School Psychology
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Optical Sciences
10 a.m. Public Library Bookmobile at UA
Noon Cindy Wool Memorial Seminar on Humanism in Medicine
Noon Writing Skills Improvement Program - Chicago Style Workshop
12:30 p.m. Workshop - 'EDGE' Career and Leadership Development Series
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Finance
3:45 p.m. Lunar and Planetary Laboratory Colloquium
4 p.m. Writing Skills Improvement Program - International Writer's Workshop
6 p.m. THINK TANK GRE Preparation Course
6 p.m. Early Books Lecture Series: 'Wenzeslas Bible'
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
10 a.m. Things To Do @ the U Tour
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
10 a.m. Proposed Sun Tran Service Changes, Fare Increase Open House
Noon Biosciences Toastmasters
Noon FoodU Lunch Lecture
Noon TLA Commercialization Workshop - 'Start-Up Stardom: Accessing Financial and Legal Know-How'
1 p.m. Middle East Travel Information Session
4 p.m. Writing Skills Improvement Program - Upper Division Writing Workshop
5:30 p.m. Lecture - 'Mini-Medical School 2.0'
6 p.m. Presentation - 'Battles of the Bad Back'
7 p.m. Film - 'Khorma'
7 p.m. 2014 Town and Gown Lecture
Thursday, April 3, 2014
11 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Applied Mathematics
Noon Writing Skills Improvement Program - MLA Style Workshop
3:45 p.m. Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Seminar Series
4 p.m. Chemistry and Biochemistry Colloquium
4 p.m. Writing Skills Improvement Program - Graduate Writing Workshop
5:30 p.m. AIA Lecture - 'City and City Planning in Ancient Arcadia'
6 p.m. THINK TANK GRE Preparation Course
6 p.m. 2014 Miranda Joseph Endowed Lecture
7 p.m. Lecture - 'How Did Handel's Audiences Hear His Operas?'
Friday, April 4, 2014
8:45 a.m. ITCats Toastmasters
10 a.m. Farmers' Market
11:30 a.m. First Friday Pitch Day at TLA
Noon UA Toastmasters
3 p.m. Lecture - 'Statistics, Reform and Technologies of Government in Turkey'
4 p.m. Scholars' Studio: A Public Interview with Saidiya Hartman
5 p.m. Meet the Director: Dianne Harris
Saturday, April 5, 2014
10 a.m. Dance Marathon Tucson
Noon Flame-Working Glass Art Demonstrations at Flandrau Science Center
Sunday, April 6, 2014
12:30 p.m. North African Film Fest - 'Women of the Maghreb'
1 p.m. Tai Chi for the Health of It
2:30 p.m. Guitarist Judicaël Perroy
Monday, April 7, 2014
1:30 p.m. 'Mindfulness and Meditation' Training
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Geosciences
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - History
3 p.m. Faculty Senate Meeting
4 p.m. Writing Skills Improvement Program - Weekly Writing Workshop
5 p.m. Surgical Weight-Loss Seminar
5 p.m. 'The European Union's New Normal: Recovering from the Euro Crisis'
6 p.m. Master Class with Guitarist Judicaël Perroy
7:30 p.m. Steward Observatory Public Evening Lecture
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
8:30 a.m. 2014 Water Resources Research Center Annual Conference
10 a.m. Andrew Weil Prepares Healthy Recipes at UAMC Café
11 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Cellular and Molecular Medicine
11:15 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Communication
3:45 p.m. Lunar and Planetary Laboratory Colloquium
4 p.m. Writing Skills Improvement Program - International Writer's Workshop
5 p.m. Talk - 'Filming Pulp Poetry: Ray Bradbury and It Came From Outer Space'
5:30 p.m. Creative Arts and Design Career Panel & Networking Event
6 p.m. THINK TANK GRE Preparation Course
10 p.m. 'The Charles Darwin Experience' Improv Comedy Group
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
9 a.m. Brain Matters in Neurology Lecture - 'Stroke'
10 a.m. UA History Tour
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Management Information Systems
3 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Environmental Engineering
4 p.m. Writing Skills Improvement Program - Upper Division Writing Workshop
4 p.m. Lecture - 'Neoliberalism and Indigenous Rights, Twenty Years after the Zapatista Rebellion'
6 p.m. Talk - 'Confluencenter's Multimedia Learning Game Experience: Tales from the (Video Game) Archive'
Thursday, April 10, 2014
9 a.m. MFA Thesis Art Exhibition at UA Museum of Art
10 a.m. Green Valley Stroke Support Group
11 a.m. Skin Cancer Screening
11:30 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Information Resources & Library Science
4 p.m. Chemistry and Biochemistry Colloquium
4 p.m. Writing Skills Improvement Program - Graduate Writing Workshop
4 p.m. Arizona Health Sciences Center VETS Center Opening
5 p.m. Lecture - 'Breaking the Sound Barrier'
5 p.m. Body Smart Series
5:30 p.m. Talk - 'Encountering Life in the Universe'
6 p.m. THINK TANK GRE Preparation Course
7:30 p.m. UA School of Music Presents 'The Magic Flute'
7:30 p.m. 'In The Americas with David Yetman' Episode Premiere
Friday, April 11, 2014
8:45 a.m. ITCats Toastmasters
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Environmental Health Sciences
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Hydrology
9 a.m. Talk - 'How Hadoop is Affecting the Copper State Today'
10 a.m. Farmers' Market
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Astronomy
Noon Spring Master of Public Health Internship Conference
Noon UA Toastmasters
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Teaching & Teacher Education
2 p.m. UA Campaign Kick-Off: Insider Tours and Talks
4 p.m. EarthWeek Plenary Speaker: Marcia McNutt
4:30 p.m. UA Campaign Kick-Off: Interactive Expo of Excellence
5 p.m. Reading by Austrian Author Phillip Weiss
6:45 p.m. Public UA Campaign Announcement and Fireworks!
7:30 p.m. UA School of Music Presents 'The Magic Flute'
7:30 p.m. American Authors Perform at Spring Fling!
8 p.m. UApresents 'Straighten Up and Fly Right: The Nat King Cole Tribute'
Saturday, April 12, 2014
10:30 a.m. Living Healthy with Arthritis Active Series
11 a.m. Creative Collaborations - 'The Great American (Art) Songbook and How it Grew'
Noon Family Day at UA Museum of Art: Space Adventures
1 p.m. 2014 Spring Football Game
7:30 p.m. UA School of Music Presents 'The Magic Flute'
Sunday, April 13, 2014
1:30 p.m. Preview - "A Midsummer Night's Dream" Presented by Arizona Repertory Theatre
3 p.m. UA School of Music Presents 'The Magic Flute'
Monday, April 14, 2014
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Natural Resources
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
10:30 a.m. Talk - 'Transformational Environmental Policy: Innovation Potential in U.S. Climate and Water Policy'
Noon Annual Service Awards Luncheon
Noon Doctoral Oral Defense - Applied Mathematics
Noon Writing Skills Improvement Program - Basic Elements of MLA, APA, and Chicago Style Workshop
1:30 p.m. 'Mindfulness and Meditation' Training
4 p.m. Writing Skills Improvement Program - Weekly Writing Workshop
4:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Linguistics
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Teaching & Teacher Education
9:30 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Special Education
Noon Doctoral Oral Defense - Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
12:30 p.m. Talk - 'Border Patrol Nation, Dispatches from the Front Lines of Homeland Security'
1 p.m. TLA Commercialization Workshop - 'Ease the Legalese: Understanding Intellectual Property Licensing'
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Civil Engineering
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
4 p.m. Writing Skills Improvement Program - International Writer's Workshop
5:30 p.m. Talk - 'Desert Pictures'
6 p.m. THINK TANK GRE Preparation Course
6 p.m. Lecture - 'Secrets of the Renaissance Garden'
7:30 p.m. Preview - 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' Presented by Arizona Repertory Theatre
10 p.m. 'The Charles Darwin Experience' Improv Comedy Group
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Art History and Education
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Optical Sciences
10 a.m. UA Public Art Tour
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Higher Education
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
10 a.m. 'Get Yourself Tested' Resource Fair
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Rhetoric, Composition and the Teaching of English
Noon Biosciences Toastmasters
Noon Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
Noon Writing Skills Improvement Program - MLA Style Workshop
Noon Doctoral Oral Defense - Higher Education
12:45 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Optical Sciences
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Geography
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Chemistry
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Planetary Sciences
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Geosciences
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Materials Science & Engineering
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Environmental Engineering
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Arid Lands Resource Sciences
2:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Molecular & Cellular Biology
3 p.m. Physiology Undergraduate Poster Session
4 p.m. Talk - 'Terrors of the Desert Sublime: Historical Political Ecology for a Sustainable Future in the Middle East'
4 p.m. Writing Skills Improvement Program - Upper Division Writing Workshop
5 p.m. Tech Launch Arizona Small Business & Faculty Meetup
7 p.m. Film - 'Habibi'
7:30 p.m. Opening Night - 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' Presented by Arizona Repertory Theatre
Thursday, April 17, 2014
5 a.m. Homerathon!
8 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Geography
11 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - American Indian Studies
11:30 a.m. Bear Down Luncheon
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Applied Mathematics
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nutritional Sciences
3 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense Physics
3:45 p.m. Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Seminar
4 p.m. Chemistry and Biochemistry Colloquium
4 p.m. Writing Skills Improvement Program - Graduate Writing Workshop
4 p.m. Exhibit - Honors College First Year Project Showcase
6 p.m. THINK TANK GRE Preparation Course
7 p.m. UA School of Music Faculty Artist Recital
7 p.m. 'The Vagina Monologues' - A UA Community Production
Friday, April 18, 2014
8:45 a.m. ITCats Toastmasters
9 a.m. Second Annual Interprofessional Rural Health Professions Conference
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Second Language Acquisition & Teaching
10 a.m. Farmers' Market
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Economics
10:30 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Rhetoric, Composition and the Teaching of English
Noon UA Toastmasters
12:30 p.m. Talk - 'Come Up and See My Etchings... Demystifying the Art of Intaglio Printing'
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Sociology
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Psychology
3 p.m. Lecture - 'Debates over the Islamic Marriage Contract Among Contemporary Muslim-Arab Intellectuals'
3 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Electrical & Computer Engineering
3 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Middle Eastern and North African Studies
3 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Political Science
6 p.m. Department of Spanish and Portuguese Film Festival
7 p.m. 'The Vagina Monologues' - A UA Community Production
8 p.m. UApresents Soweto Gospel Choir
Saturday, April 19, 2014
9:30 a.m. Women's Basketball League
10 a.m. UAMC Blood Drive
7 p.m. 'The Vagina Monologues' - A UA Community Production
Sunday, April 20, 2014
All Day Holiday Closure - UA Museum of Art
Monday, April 21, 2014
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - American Indian Studies
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Civil Engineering & Engineering Mechanics
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Sociology
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Language, Reading and Culture
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Sociology
Noon Writing Skills Improvement Program - APA Style Workshop
12:30 p.m. UAMC Blood Drive
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Rhetoric, Composition and the Teaching of English
1:30 p.m. 'Mindfulness and Meditation' Training
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Biochemistry
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Systems & Industrial Engineering
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Chemistry
3 p.m. SWES Colloquium
4 p.m. Lecture - 'Seeing Signals from Before Our Big Bang?'
4 p.m. Writing Skills Improvement Program - Weekly Writing Workshop
5 p.m. Surgical Weight-Loss Seminar
7:30 p.m. Talk - 'New Perspectives on the Rock Art of Tumamoc Hill'
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
8 a.m. UAMC Blood Drive
8:30 a.m. Campus Arboretum Arbor Day Celebration
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Second Language Acquisition and Teaching
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Physics
3:45 p.m. Lunar and Planetary Laboratory Colloquium
4 p.m. Special Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar
4 p.m. Writing Skills Improvement Program - International Writer's Workshop
4:30 p.m. Take Back the Night 2014
7 p.m. Film - 'Watermark'
7:30 p.m. Performance - 'Austrian Treasures'
10 p.m. 'The Charles Darwin Experience' Improv Comedy Group
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
8 a.m. Red Cross Blood Drive at the UA Cancer Center
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Marketing
10 a.m. In-Depth Tour @ the Pharmacy Museum
10 a.m. Center for English as a Second Language International Festival
Noon TLA Commercialization Workshop - 'Power Up Your Partnerships: Working with Industry on Research'
Noon Writing Skills Improvement Program - Chicago Style Workshop
Noon Meeting - CATS4Kitties Club
1 p.m. Chemistry and Biochemistry Colloquium
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Biomedical Engineering
1:30 p.m. Red Cross Blood Drive at the UAMC Business Office
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Optical Sciences
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Pharmacology and Toxicology
4 p.m. Writing Skills Improvement Program - Upper Division Writing Workshop
7 p.m. Widescreen Wednesdays - 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' Presented by School of Theatre, Film and Television
Thursday, April 24, 2014
8 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Educational Psychology
2:45 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Physics
3:30 p.m. Arizona Law Info Session
4 p.m. Writing Skills Improvement Program - Graduate Writing Workshop
5:30 p.m. Lecture - 'Cops & Robbers, Egyptian Style: Police Work in Ptolemaic Egypt'
Friday, April 25, 2014
8 a.m. Red Cross Blood Drive
8:45 a.m. ITCats Toastmasters
10 a.m. Farmers' Market
10 a.m. Teleconference - ¡Vida! Breast Cancer Educational Series
Noon UA Toastmasters
Noon Doctoral Oral Defense - Natural Resources
Noon Diversity Seminar: Pursuing Value in a Time of Healthcare Transformation
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - English
4 p.m. Lecture - 'Sulukule as an Assemblage'
5 p.m. Sustainable Built Environments Showcase
6 p.m. 'Night of Fairy Tales: A Wonderful Reading of Oz'
Saturday, April 26, 2014
9 a.m. THINK TANK SAT Preparation Course
9:30 a.m. Women's Basketball League
9:30 a.m. 'Racing The Sun'
11 a.m. Chinese Cultural Experience Center Opening Ceremony
Noon 13th Chinese Bridge - Chinese Proficiency Competition
Sunday, April 27, 2014
2 p.m. UA Studio Series Presents 'Mr. Marmalade' by Noah Haidle
3 p.m. Arizona Choir and UA Symphonic Choir Vienna-Prague Tour Send-Off Concert
7 p.m. UApresents - Bobby McFerrin
Monday, April 28, 2014
1:30 p.m. 'Mindfulness and Meditation' Training
3 p.m. UA Awards for Excellence Event
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
11 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Rehabilitation
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Music
4 p.m. Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar
6 p.m. Lecture - '20,000 Facts and Fables'
7 p.m. Lecture - 'La Compiuta Donzella: The First Woman in Italian Literature'
10 p.m. 'The Charles Darwin Experience' Improv Comedy Group
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
11 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Language, Reading and Culture
Noon Biosciences Toastmasters
Noon Grad Bash 2014
12:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Systems & Industrial Engineering
1:30 p.m. CBC Annual Poster Fair Contest
4 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Geography

April 2014

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