The University of Arizona

August 2012

Wednesday, August 1, 2012
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Computer Science
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Music
3 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Chemistry
3 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Computer Science
4:15 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Management Information Systems
6 p.m. 'Fresh Outlook on Osteoarthritis and Physical Capabilities' Presentation
Thursday, August 2, 2012
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Plant Pathology
3 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Chemistry
Friday, August 3, 2012
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Epidemiology
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Chemistry
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Optical Sciences
11 a.m. Guitar Concert Series
11:45 a.m. Weight Watchers Group Meeting at University of Arizona Medical Center
noon Doctoral Oral Defense - Philosophy
Saturday, August 4, 2012
8:30 a.m. Boyce Thompson Arboretum Guided Nature Walk
10 a.m. Science Downtown - 'Tucson Lands on Mars!'
Sunday, August 5, 2012
10:15 a.m. Lecture Series - 'Voices for Peace in a War-Filled Age'
Monday, August 6, 2012
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Anthropology
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Chemistry
11 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Psychology
Tuesday, August 7, 2012
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Public Administration
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Chemical and Environmental Engineering
11 a.m. International Undergraduate Orientation
1 p.m. Poster Session and Closing Ceremony of the 17th Annual Undergraduate Research Opportunities Consortium
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Psychology
3 p.m. Staff Advisory Council Meeting
3 p.m. Retirement Reception for Cathy Bates
Wednesday, August 8, 2012
noon Last Day of Classes and Laboratory Sessions - Summer Session II
8:30 a.m. International Undergraduate and Graduate Orientation
3:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Economics
5:30 p.m. Surgical Weight-Loss Seminar
Thursday, August 9, 2012
8:30 a.m. International Undergraduate and Graduate Orientation
noon Vida! Educational Series
Friday, August 10, 2012
11 a.m. Guitar Concert Series
11:45 a.m. Weight Watchers Group Meeting at University of Arizona Medical Center
Sunday, August 12, 2012
10:15 a.m. Lecture Series - 'Voices for Peace in a War-Filled Age'
Monday, August 13, 2012
10 a.m. Tucson Community Stroke Support Group Meeting
Tuesday, August 14, 2012
7:30 a.m. New Faculty Orientation
5:30 p.m. Alumni and Industry Partners Reception
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
8 a.m. Graduate Orientation 2012
3 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Optical Sciences
Thursday, August 16, 2012
noon Residence Halls Open
6 p.m. Wildcat Fiesta
Friday, August 17, 2012
noon 'UA Clicks' Mandatory New Student Event
11 a.m. Guitar Concert Series
11:45 a.m. Weight Watchers Group Meeting at University of Arizona Medical Center
4 p.m. Wildcat Welcome: Wildcat Family Conference for Parents
5 p.m. UA 'Kick Off the New School Year' Event
Saturday, August 18, 2012
9 a.m. WaterSmart Lecture - 'Hands-On Waterwise Garden Design'
9:30 a.m. Red Cross Blood Drive at the University of Arizona Medical Center
10 a.m. WaterSmart Lecture - 'Gray Water Rebate Seminar'
Sunday, August 19, 2012
10:15 a.m. Lecture Series - 'Voices for Peace in a War-Filled Age'
6 p.m. New Student Convocation
Monday, August 20, 2012
noon Fall Semester Classes Begin
noon Deadline to Pay for Fall 2012 Without a Late Charge
8 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Public Administration
8:30 a.m. Red Cross Blood Drive at the University of Arizona Medical Center
Tuesday, August 21, 2012
7 a.m. Red Cross Blood Drive at the University of Arizona Medical Center
11:30 a.m. Bear Down Ice Cream Bash
Wednesday, August 22, 2012
9 a.m. Red Cross Blood Drive at the University of Arizona Medical Center
9 a.m. Red Cross Blood Drive at the University of Arizona Cancer Center
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Planetary Sciences
6 p.m. 'Finding Community Welcome' Event
Thursday, August 23, 2012
8:30 a.m. Red Cross Blood Drive at the University of Arizona Medical Center
4 p.m. Wildcat Welcome: Meet Me at the Rec!
6 p.m. Better Than Ever Information Meeting
7 p.m. 'AZ 100: Reflections on Essential Books of the Grand Canyon State' Lecture
7 p.m. A Salute to Fred Fox
Friday, August 24, 2012
11 a.m. Guitar Concert Series
11:45 a.m. Weight Watchers Group Meeting at University of Arizona Medical Center
12:30 p.m. Wildcat Welcome: Campus Rec Pool Party
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
noon Better Than Ever Run, Walk, Bike Group Information Meeting
3:30 p.m. Welcome Reception Honoring President Ann Weaver Hart and Randy Hart
5:15 p.m. Cooking on Campus: Master Your Microwave
Wednesday, August 29, 2012
11 a.m. Sun Link Tucson Modern Streetcar Open House
5 p.m. African American Student Affairs Open House
Thursday, August 30, 2012
noon BIO5 Wellness Series: 'Quick and Healthy Breakfasts and Lunches'
3:30 p.m. Reception Honoring Laura Todd Johnson
3:45 p.m. Lunar and Planetary Laboratory Colloquium
4 p.m. Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Seminar Series
5 p.m. UA BookStores Presents DJ Wreckineyez
7 p.m. Reading - Kate Bernheimer and Cynthia Hogue
Friday, August 31, 2012
noon Last Day to Receive a Refund for a Complete Withdrawal
11 a.m. Guitar Concert Series
11:45 a.m. Weight Watchers Group Meeting at University of Arizona Medical Center
2 p.m. Grand Reopening of The A-Store at McKale Memorial Center
5:30 p.m. Peace Corps General Information Session

August 2012

Ongoing Events

Exhibit - 'Curtis Reframed: The Arizona Volumes'
Docent Guided and Self-Guided Tours at UAMA
Spring Recess
Family Weekend
Consortium for North American Higher Education Collaboration Conference
Arizona Asian American Association's 20th Arizona Asian Festival
The Art of Planetary Science
Contemporary Photography from the Douglas Nielsen Collection
Intramural Sports Registration Opens - Season B
Intramural Sports Registration Opens - Season C
Intramural Sports Registration Opens - Season D
Southwest Indian Art Fair
Exhibit - 'The Wilderness Act: Arizonans Keeping It Wild for 50 Years'
Exhibit - 'Eva Struble: Produce'
Conference - Research Frontiers in Nutritional Sciences
Career Services Workshop - 'The Edge: Getting You Real-World Ready'
Chinese Culture Festival
Hepatitis C Clinic
'Frankenstein'
'The Full Monty'
'This'
'Othello'
'A Little Night Music'
Symposium - 'Queer Migrations: Homeland Insecurities, Violence and Belonging'
'Lend Me a Tenor'
Exhibit - 'The Documented Border'
Fit to Print: That Hot New Writer? It’s You.
Future Food: Saving Seeds - How to Make a Delicious Difference
Laughing Skulls and Dancing Skeletons: Day of the Dead a Celebration of Life
In Search of the Sacred: The Art of Mexico’s Indigenous Mountain Cultures
Exhibit - 'Atrial Systole'
Phenology Days Celebration
Photo ID: Portraits By Native Youth
Regarding Curtis: Contemporary Indian Artists Respond to the Imagery of Edward S. Curtis
Writing Fiction That Sells
Effective and Engaged: Mindful Meditation to Strengthen Focus and Tame Stress