The University of Arizona

February 2012

Monday, August 22, 2011
All Day Exhibition: 'Becoming Arizona: The Valentine State'
Wednesday, October 19, 2011
5:45 p.m. MAPPS Math for Parent Workshops
Thursday, November 17, 2011
All Day UAMA Exhibition - 'The Border Project: Soundscapes, Landscapes and Lifescapes'
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
All Day Pilot Study on the Bioactivity of Vitamin D in the Skin After Oral Supplementation
Thursday, December 1, 2011
All Day "Healing in Tucson - The Healing Response to the Violence of January 8, 2011" Exhibit
Saturday, December 10, 2011
All Day "Ansel Adams: The View From Here" Exhibit
Sunday, January 1, 2012
1 p.m. Mirror Lab Tours
Tuesday, January 3, 2012
5 p.m. 'Sharlot Hall and Hattie Lockett' - An Arizona Centennial Exhibition
Friday, January 6, 2012
All Day Exhibition - 'Mapping Arizona: From Mexican Territory to U.S. State'
All Day Exhibit - 'Company Town: Arizona's Copper Mining Communities During 100 Years of Statehood'
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
Noon SISTA Art and Technology Exhibition
6 p.m. GRE Preparation Course
Monday, January 23, 2012
11:45 a.m. Weight Watchers Group Meeting at Student Union Memorial Center
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
All Day Arizona Cancer Center Seeks Healthy, Postmenopausal Women for Study
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
9 a.m. 'The Current Past' Exhibition
Thursday, January 26, 2012
All Day UAMA Exhibition: 'Consumer Consumption'
Wednesday, February 1, 2012
8:15 a.m. 'Textbooks and Scrambled Eggs' Event
9 a.m. Study Abroad Scholarship Information Session
10 a.m. 'Things To Do @ the U' Tour
Noon Statistics Colloquium
2:25 p.m. SkyNights Stargazing Program
4 p.m. Graduate Writing Workshop - 'Writing Your Way to a Focused Research Question'
5:15 p.m. Free Tai Chi Class
6 p.m. Peace Corps and Teach For America Info Session
6 p.m. Talk - 'Osteoporosis: You and Your Bones'
7 p.m. 'Lost Illusions: On Poetry, Translation and Literary Publishing' Talk by Jeffrey Yang
7:30 p.m. UApresents: Garrison Keillor
Thursday, February 2, 2012
7:30 a.m. Are You Internship Ready? Get 'The Edge' at Breakfast or Lunch Workshops
10 a.m. Arizona Men's Basketball vs. California (Away)
11 a.m. Biology Lecture by Bruce Alberts - 'Past and Biology Future: Where Have We Been and Where Are We Going?'
Noon 'Revisioning Retirement' Financial Education Workshop
Noon Town Hall Meeting With President Eugene G. Sander
1:30 p.m. Professional Development Seminar - 'Interviewing for Jobs and Internships'
2 p.m. Faculty Grant Writing Workshop
3:30 p.m. Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship Information Session
4 p.m. International Writer's Workshop - 'The Nuts and Bolts of Academic Writing'
5 p.m. Fifth Annual Darrow K. Soll Memorial Criminal Law and Justice Lecture
5:15 p.m. Free Hatha Yoga Class
6 p.m. Borderlands Community Film Series: 'Mi Vida Dentro/My Life Inside'
7 p.m. 'Next Word in Poetry' Talk - Jeffrey Yang and Katherine Larson
7 p.m. Film Screening - 'Malcom X '
Friday, February 3, 2012
8 a.m. Advancement of Latinos In Engineering / Young Latina Forum
8:30 a.m. Environmental Breakfast Club Meeting
10 a.m. Mock Interview Event
11:30 a.m. Photo Fridays at the Center for Creative Photography
11:45 a.m. Weight Watchers Group Meeting at University of Arizona Medical Center
Noon Black History Month Kickoff
4 p.m. Retirement Reception for Jack Roberts
7 p.m. 'Earth Wisdom' Book Launch Event
Saturday, February 4, 2012
8 a.m. Sarver Heart Center Healthy Heart Conference
9 a.m. Exhibition - 'Invisible Voice'
10 a.m. Campus Shuttle Tour
Noon Arizona Men's Basketball vs. Stanford (Away)
7:30 p.m. President's Concert: Arizona Symphony Orchestra with Concerto Winners
8 p.m. UApresents: National Dance Company of Colombia
Sunday, February 5, 2012
2 p.m. Tucson Chinese Cultural Center Panel Discussion at the UA Museum of Art
3 p.m. President's Concert: Arizona Symphony Orchestra with Concerto Winners
4:40 p.m. ART Presents: 'Necessary Targets'
Monday, February 6, 2012
11 a.m. Professional Development Seminar - 'Resume and Letter Writing'
3 p.m. Faculty Senate Meeting
4 p.m. Weekly Writing Workshop - 'Introductions and Conclusions'
6 p.m. 'One Way: A Tuareg Journey' Documentary at UA South
7 p.m. Student Recital Featuring Kyung Lee on Piano
7:30 p.m. Steward Observatory Public Evening Lecture
7:30 p.m. Student Recital Featuring Peter Mueller on Trombone
Tuesday, February 7, 2012
9:30 a.m. Nationally Competitive Scholarships General Information Session
1:30 p.m. Julius Caesar-Themed Flash Mob
3 p.m. Tech Tuesday at UA BookStores - 'Using Technology to Grow Your Business and Profits'
4 p.m. "What is Special About Language?" Presented by Noam Chomsky
4 p.m. Upper Division Writing Workshop - 'Integrating Sources: Quoting, Paraphrasing and Summarizing'
5:15 p.m. Cooking on Campus: Date Night
5:30 p.m. Lecture - 'Roman Religion, Psidian Practice: Petroglyphs of Southwest Anatolia'
6 p.m. 'Let's Talk About Sex' Movie
6 p.m. 'For the Bible Tells Me So' Documentary
6 p.m. African Film Festival at UA South - 'Kinshasa Symphony'
7 p.m. UA Science Lecture Series - "Living Beyond 100: The Aging of the Brain"
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
10 a.m. UA History Tour
10 a.m. Sexual Health Resource Fair
11:30 a.m. Phoenix Town Hall Meeting With President Eugene G. Sander
4 p.m. Graduate Writing Workshop - 'Crafting an Effective Proposal'
5:15 p.m. Free Tai Chi Class
5:15 p.m. Learn Chest-Compression-Only CPR
6 p.m. Tumamoc Lecture Series
6 p.m. Business Etiquette Workshop
7 p.m. An Evening With Noam Chomsky: 'Education for Whom and for What?'
Thursday, February 9, 2012
All Day Commission on the Status of Women Mini Grant Request for Proposals
Noon Deep Dish Academy LGBTQ Brown Bag: Susan Stryker's Film In Progress
12:30 p.m. Professional Development Seminar - "Resume and Letter Writing"
1:30 p.m. Julius Caesar-Themed Flash Mob
2 p.m. Professional Development Seminar - "Planning for Graduate School and Professional Programs"
3:30 p.m. Lunar and Planetary Laboratory Colloquium
4 p.m. 'Creepy or Cute?' Talk
4 p.m. International Writer's Workshop - 'Grammar Refresher'
5:15 p.m. Free Hatha Yoga Class
7 p.m. Arizona Men's Basketball vs. Colorado (Home)
Friday, February 10, 2012
8:30 a.m. 'Where Are Your Keys?' Workshop
11:45 a.m. Weight Watchers Group Meeting at University of Arizona Medical Center
Noon ATLAS Information Session
3:30 p.m. Sixth Annual Jan Monk Distinguished Professor Lecture
3:30 p.m. Thoughts on the 2012 Mexican Presidential Election With Roderic Camp
5:30 p.m. Film Screening: "Flor de Muertos" and Conversation With Producers
6 p.m. African Film Festival at UA South - 'Kongo: 50 Years of Independence of Congo'
7 p.m. 'I’ll Drown My Book' Reading
Saturday, February 11, 2012
11 a.m. Science Saturday at Biosphere 2 - The Physics Factory
Noon Arizona Men's Basketball vs. Utah (Home)
3 p.m. 'Arizona 100: A Celebration'
Sunday, February 12, 2012
3:55 p.m. African American Student Affairs Field Trip - 'Red Tails' Movie
6:30 p.m. UApresents: Itzhak Perlman
Monday, February 13, 2012
All Day Empathy Week at the University of Arizona
2 p.m. ATLAS Information Session
3 p.m. Talk - 'South Africa: A Democratic Success?'
4 p.m. Weekly Writing Workshop - 'Style: The Importance of Clarity'
4 p.m. Physical Wellness Workshop
4:30 p.m. Campus Welcome for Presidential Candidate Ann Weaver Hart
5:30 p.m. Reception for 'BeMine: Collaborations Between Writers and Artists'
6 p.m. African Film Festival at UA South - 'Lezare'
6 p.m. Tour: Tunnel of Oppression
7 p.m. Concert - 'An Evening with Madame F'
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Planetary Sciences
11:50 a.m. Solidarity Day for Compassionate Patient Care
Noon Black Girl Say 'What?!' Unveiling Party
1:30 p.m. Presidential Candidate Ann Weaver Hart Visit With UA Employees and Students
2 p.m. Professional Development Seminar - "Resume and Letter Writing"
3 p.m. Professional Development Seminar - "Interviewing for Jobs and Internships"
4 p.m. Upper Division Writing Workshop - 'The Art of Close Reading'
7 p.m. "The Sleeping Giant vs. the Politics of Fear: Arizona's Hispanic Society in the 21st Century" Lecture
7 p.m. UA Science Lecture Series - 'Living Beyond 100: Repair, Regeneration and Replacement Revisited'
7:30 p.m. 'Love Notes: A Collaboration of Dance and Poetry' Performance
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
10 a.m. 2012 UA SIFE Career Expo
10 a.m. Public Art Tour
10 a.m. Honors Research Expo
10 a.m. Workshop - 'Visualizing War, Visualizing Memory: Film and Photography in Germany, Italy and Japan'
Noon Seminar - 'Introduction to Critical Path Institute: Focus on Public Health Collaborations"
3 p.m. UA Reads Faculty-Led Discussion - Jerry Hogle on 'The Last Town on Earth'
3 p.m. Lecture - 'U.S. Presence in Africa'
4 p.m. Graduate Writing Workshop - 'Becoming a Trail Guide: Building the Literature Review'
5 p.m. Talk - 'Death of the Gods: What We Can Learn From Paganism'
5 p.m. 'What is Service?' Workshop
5:15 p.m. Free Tai Chi Class
7 p.m. Talk - 'Threads Through Time: The Art and History of the Navajo People'
7 p.m. Feminist Film Series: 'Orchids, My Intersex Adventure'
Thursday, February 16, 2012
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Planetary Sciences
11:30 a.m. Colloquy - 'The Many Ways of Knowing: Bridging School, Home and Community Knowledge'
3 p.m. ATLAS Information Session
3:30 p.m. US-UK Fulbright Summer Institutes Information Session
4 p.m. International Writer's Workshop - 'Principles of Using Articles: A, An, The'
4 p.m. 'Managing Your Time Effectively' Workshop
5 p.m. Lecture - 'The Social Construct of Black Masculinity'
5:15 p.m. Free Hatha Yoga Class
5:30 p.m. Lecture - 'Celluloid Pueblo: Western Ways Film Service and the Invention of the Postwar Southwest'
6 p.m. Arizona Men's Basketball vs. Washington State (Away)
6 p.m. Borderlands Community Film Series - 'Farmingville'
7 p.m. Reading by Marie Howe
7:30 p.m. 'The Vagina Monologues' Fundraiser
Friday, February 17, 2012
All Day National Collegiate Leadership Conference: 'Lead Outside the Box'
All Day Engineers Week
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Geosciences
11:45 a.m. Weight Watchers Group Meeting at University of Arizona Medical Center
Saturday, February 18, 2012
8 a.m. Interpretation Skill Building Workshop I
10 a.m. 19th Annual Southwest Indian Art Fair
10 a.m. Family Day Featuring The Physics Factory
10:30 a.m. Talk - 'The Power of Pilates'
Noon Arizona Men's Basketball vs. Washington (Away)
Noon Science Saturday at Biosphere 2
1 p.m. Memorial Celebration for Selina Johnson
1:30 p.m. Contemporary Quilt Exhibition Opening to Commemorate Arizona's Centennial
8 p.m. UApresents: Trisha Brown Dance Company
Sunday, February 19, 2012
9:30 a.m. Blood Drive at University of Arizona Medical Center
3 p.m. Arizona Women's Basketball First-Ever Dog Event
6:30 p.m. UApresents: The Chieftains
Monday, February 20, 2012
All Day 20th Annual Psychopharmacology Review
8:30 a.m. Blood Drive at University of Arizona Medical Center
4 p.m. 'Emotional Wellness' Workshop
4 p.m. Weekly Writing Workshop - 'Overcoming Awkwardness and Avoiding Grammatical Errors'
5:15 p.m. Distinguished Speaker Series - Will Jenkins
5:30 p.m. Surgical Weight-Loss Seminar
5:30 p.m. Talk - Eliaichi Kimaro: 'Activism and Creative Expression'
6:30 p.m. Talk - 'Meditation Is One Part of Freedom: Are You Interested in the Others?'
7:30 p.m. Flutist Brian Luce and Pianist Rex Woods
7:30 p.m. Presentation - 'Sears Point Rock Art and Beyond'
Tuesday, February 21, 2012
7 a.m. Blood Drive at University of Arizona Medical Center
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - English
Noon Better Than Ever Run/Walk Group Information Meeting
Noon Solar Benefits Tucson Employee Solar Discount Program Information Meeting
1:30 p.m. Professional Development Seminar - "Job Search for Internships and Jobs"
2 p.m. Inclusive Excellence Awards Ceremony and Reception
3:30 p.m. Lunar and Planetary Laboratory Colloquium
4 p.m. 'The Purpose' Workshop
4 p.m. Upper Division Writing Workshop - 'Introductions and Conclusions'
4:30 p.m. Wildcat Connections: Dinner and a Movie
5:15 p.m. Cooking on Campus: Tasty Travels
5:30 p.m. Film - 'A Lot Like You'
7 p.m. UA Science Lecture Series - "Living Beyond 100: Society, Geographic Change and the New Longevity"
7 p.m. Veritas Forum
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
8 a.m. Cats @ The Capitol
9 a.m. Nationally Competitive Scholarships General Information Session
9 a.m. Blood Drive at University of Arizona Cancer Center
10 a.m. Sustainability/Sustainable Landscapes Tour
3:30 p.m. Talk - 'Reducing Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon: Paradoxes of Environmentalism'
4 p.m. Graduate Writing Workshop - 'Presenting Your Methods and Results'
5 p.m. Disney College Program 'Apply Today!' Event
5 p.m. Performance - 'The Many Steps of National Pan Hellenic Council'
5 p.m. 'Strengths-Based Community Development' Workshop
5:15 p.m. Free Tai Chi Class
6 p.m. Interview and Feedback Etiquette Workshop
7 p.m. Queer Film Series - 'Fish Out of Water'
Thursday, February 23, 2012
All Day Campus Recreation's Rodeo Break ExperiCamp: Land and Sea Adventures
8:30 a.m. Blood Drive at University of Arizona Medical Center
11 a.m. Congressional, Federal and Washington, D.C.-Area Internship Open House
11:30 a.m. Ninth Annual Eva M. Holtby Arthritis Conversations Luncheon
1:30 p.m. Professional Development Seminar - 'Resume and Letter Writing'
3 p.m. Panel Discussion - 'The End of Internationalization of Higher Education: Myth or Reality?'
4 p.m. 'The Goals: What Do We Want to Accomplish?' Workshop
4 p.m. International Writer's Workshop - 'Practice Using Articles: A, An, The'
5:15 p.m. Free Hatha Yoga Class
5:30 p.m. Better Than Ever Run/Walk Group Information Meeting
5:30 p.m. Sustainability Career Panel and Networking Event
6:30 p.m. Arizona Men's Basketball vs. USC (Home)
6:30 p.m. Wildcat Events Board Presents 'The Last Lecture' Series
7 p.m. Sabbagh Lecture - 'The Arab Spring One Year Later'
7 p.m. Panel Discussion - 'His Achilles Heel: What Every Brother Should Know About Commitment'
Friday, February 24, 2012
11:45 a.m. Weight Watchers Group Meeting at University of Arizona Medical Center
Noon 'Leadership Styles in Groups' Workshop
3 p.m. Speaker Series: Catherine Ayoub
7 p.m. Daniyal Mueenuddin: A Reading
7:30 p.m. Arizona Wildcats Hockey vs. Arizona State University (Home)
7:30 p.m. Arizona Repertory Theatre Presents 'Necessary Targets'
8 p.m. UApresents: Penn & Teller
Saturday, February 25, 2012
8 a.m. Biochemistry, Engineering, Chemistry Undergraduate Research Conference
10:30 a.m. Better Than Ever Run/Walk Group Kickoff Event
Noon Arizona Men's Basketball vs. UCLA (Home)
7 p.m. Recital Featuring Grammy-Winning Guitarist David Russell
7 p.m. A Cappella Concert Hosted by Noteriety and CatCall Acappella
7:30 p.m. Arizona Repertory Theatre Presents 'Necessary Targets'
Sunday, February 26, 2012
All Day ART Presents: 'Julius Caesar'
1:30 p.m. Arizona Repertory Theatre Presents 'Necessary Targets'
1:30 p.m. Arizona Repertory Theatre Special Preview Performance of 'Julius Caesar'
2:30 p.m. Recital Featuring Grammy-Winning Guitarist David Russell
6:30 p.m. UApresents: Wroclaw Philharmonic Orchestra
Monday, February 27, 2012
All Day "Serving by Doing" - Honors College Volunteer Week
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Biomedical Engineering
10 a.m. Arizona Intramurals Registration Period
1 p.m. Professional Development Seminar - 'Interviewing for Jobs and Internships'
2 p.m. Workshop - 'Social Justice 101'
4 p.m. 'Spiritual Wellness' Workshop
4 p.m. Weekly Writing Workshop - 'Style: Making Your Writing Complete and Concise'
4:30 p.m. Grand Opening of New UA Research Data Center
7 p.m. Mind, Brain and Behavior Distinguished Lecture Series
7:30 p.m. Steward Observatory Public Evening Lecture
7:30 p.m. Arizona Repertory Theatre Special Preview Performance of 'Julius Caesar'
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
10 a.m. Healthy Body Image Survey
Noon Workshop - 'The Red Pill: Google Analytics (Get Into It!)'
3 p.m. Professional Development Seminar - 'Federal Job Search'
4 p.m. Peace Corps Fair
4 p.m. 'The Goals: What Do We Want to Accomplish?' Workshop
4 p.m. Upper Division Writing Workshop - 'Refining Your Paper: Revising for Content and Organization'
6 p.m. Talk - 'Separate and Unequal' in Palestine and Israel
7 p.m. UA Science Lecture Series - "Living Beyond 100: Information and Immortality"
7 p.m. Talk - 'TransGriot: Blogging at the Intersection of Race and Gender'
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
All Day 2012 Research Frontiers in Nutritional Sciences Conference
8 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Medical Sciences
10 a.m. Spring Break Safety Fair
12:30 p.m. Talk - 'Diet and Health: A Progress Report'
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Mathematics
4 p.m. Yiddish Film Series- 'Uncle Moses'
4 p.m. Graduate Writing Workshop - 'Introductions, Conclusions and Abstracts'
4 p.m. Fourth Annual BIOSA/BIO5 Student Industry Event
5 p.m. Talk - 'Nine Elements of a Sustainable Culture'
5 p.m. 'Social Capital' Workshop
5:15 p.m. Free Tai Chi Class
5:30 p.m. Mixer - 'Communities, Activism and the Law'
6 p.m. Film - 'America The Beautiful 2: The Thin Commandments'
6 p.m. CALA Lecture Series: Joan H. Woodward
6:30 p.m. Tucson Cine Mexico 2012
7:30 p.m. Arizona Repertory Theatre Presents 'Julius Caesar'

February 2012

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