The University of Arizona

April 2015

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
7 a.m. Stuff the Cat Tran
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Examination – Family & Consumer Sciences
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - History and Theory of Art
10 a.m. Things To Do @ the U
noon TLA Invention to Impact Day 1: Create, Claim, Commercialize
3:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - French
4 p.m. Social Movements in the Digital Era
4 p.m. 'An Abrahamic Family Reunion: Holy Women'
6:30 p.m. SaddleBrooke Lecture Series
7 p.m. Film - 'Kismet'
7 p.m. Widescreen Wednesdays
Thursday, April 2, 2015
8 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Language, Reading and Culture
noon 'Generations: Identity and Health in Three Cohorts of LGB People'
noon Doctoral Oral Examination – Nursing
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Molecular & Cellular Biology
3:45 p.m. Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Seminar
4 p.m. Chemistry and Biochemistry Colloquium
5 p.m. Panel on Interdisciplinary Research and Collaboration
5:30 p.m. Archaeological Institute of America Lecture
5:30 p.m. CSW Workshops for Emerging Leaders
7 p.m. Poetics and Politics of Water Series - Natalie Diaz
Friday, April 3, 2015
8 a.m. Hepatitis C Clinic
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Pharmaceutical Sciences
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Anthropology
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - American Indian Studies
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Anthropology
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Sociology
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Geography
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - American Indian Studies
3:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Art History and Education
Saturday, April 4, 2015
9 a.m. Chinese Health Day in Tucson
11 a.m. Earth Month Saturdays at Biosphere 2
Monday, April 6, 2015
8:30 a.m. Doctoral Oral Examination – Biomedical Engineering
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Anthropology
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Computer Science
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Examination - Management
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Anthropology
3 p.m. Faculty Senate Meeting
5 p.m. Grad Slam: Final Round
5 p.m. Surgical Weight-Loss Informational Seminar
7:30 p.m. Steward Observatory Public Evening Lecture
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
11 a.m. Doctoral Oral Examination - Near Eastern Studies
11:50 a.m. Walk with Campus Leaders: Karen Williams
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Rhetoric, Composition & the Teaching of English
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Planetary Sciences
3 p.m. Staff Advisory Council Meeting
5:30 p.m. College Careers Panel and Networking Event
6 p.m. Ópatas, Eudeves, and Jovas and Sonoran Insurrection
6 p.m. Tumamoc Hill Lecture Series: Jonathan Horst
6 p.m. Early Books Lecture Series: 'The Paper Roads'
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Geography
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - History
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Arid Lands Resource Sciences
9 a.m. George Mumford, Meet and Greet Reception
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Educational Leadership
10 a.m. Get Yourself Tested Resource Fair
10 a.m. UA History Tour
11:50 a.m. Walk with Campus Leaders: Tanya Quist
noon Doctoral Oral Defense - Neuroscience
noon TLA Invention to Impact Day 2: Show Me the Funding
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Pharmaceutical Sciences
3 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
3 p.m. George Mumford on "Learning to Play, Playing to Learn"
5:45 p.m. Planning Today for a Better Tomorrow
7 p.m. George Mumford on "Pursuing Excellence with Grace and Ease"
Thursday, April 9, 2015
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense – Management
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Teaching and Teacher Education
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Pharmacology & Toxicology
noon Doctoral Oral Examination – Nursing
noon Planning Today for a Better Tomorrow
noon 'Anti-Patriarchy Organizing Within Social Justice Communities'
4 p.m. Chemistry and Biochemistry Colloquium
4 p.m. The William R. Sears Memorial Lecture Series
5:30 p.m. Panel on Academic Writing and Publishing
6 p.m. Borderlands Brewing Science Café: Sarah Kelly-Richards
Friday, April 10, 2015
8 a.m. Hepatitis C Clinic
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Hydrology
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Linguistics
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Spanish
9:30 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Sociology
noon Doctoral Oral Defense - Chemistry
1:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense – Management
2 p.m. UA Campus Pantry Distribution
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Second Language Acquisition & Teaching
3 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Mathematics
3 p.m. Nayel Bada - 'Interfaith Marriage: Can a Muslim Woman Marry a Non-Muslim Man?'
3 p.m. MENAS Colloquium
Saturday, April 11, 2015
7 p.m. 'Merchants of Doubt' Film & Post-Screening Panel Discussion
Sunday, April 12, 2015
noon Doctoral Oral Defense - Electrical & Computer Engineering
1:30 p.m. Preview - 'A Little Night Music'
2:30 p.m. 34th Annual Sholin Guitar Competition Finals
7 p.m. UA Presents: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Monday, April 13, 2015
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Higher Education
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Applied Mathematics
10:30 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Anthropology
noon Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
noon Contributors to Health Inequities Among Individuals, Families and Communities in the Arizona-Sonora Border Region
12:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Higher Education
12:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Special Education
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Mathematics
7:30 p.m. Preview - 'A Little Night Music'
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
8 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
8:45 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Anthropology
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Astronomy
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
11 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Chemical Engineering
11:55 a.m. Walk with Campus Leaders: Shane Burgess
noon Doctoral Oral Examination - Nursing
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Management
1 p.m. Green Fund Open Meeting
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Family & Consumer Sciences
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Biochemistry & Molecular & Cellular Biology
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense – Family & Consumer Sciences
3:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Examination – Economics
4 p.m. Happiness and Buddhism
7 p.m. Film - 'Bring It to the Table'
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
8 a.m. Guerrero Center Senior Day
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Language, Reading and Culture
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - American Indian Studies
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
10 a.m. UA Public Art Tour
10:30 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Public Health
noon TLA Invention to Impact Day 3: Eyes on the Prize
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Art History and Education
3 p.m. Physiology Undergraduate Program Annual Poster Session
3:15 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Economics
3:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Management
5 p.m. 'The Odyssey' Performed by Joe Goodkin
6 p.m. Show & Tell - 'Grad Jam'
7:30 p.m. Opening Night - 'A Little Night Music'
Thursday, April 16, 2015
9 a.m. Arizona Quarterly's 27th Annual Symposium
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Rhetoric, Composition & the Teaching of English
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Neuroscience
11 a.m. ACE International Joint and Dual Degrees: Strategy and Implementation
11 a.m. Doctoral Oral Examination - Biomedical Engineering
11:30 a.m. UA Annual Service Awards Luncheon 2015
noon Doctoral Oral Defense - Rhetoric, Composition & the Teaching of English
noon Art Aloud
noon 'An Exploration of Affective and Cultural Production in Israel-Palestine'
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense Cancer Biology
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
1:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Art History and Education
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Geography
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - History
2:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Molecular & Cellular Biology
3 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense – Nursing
3:30 p.m. 'World Development Report 2015: Mind, Society and Behavior'
5 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Art History and Education
7 p.m. 'Persona' Reading
Friday, April 17, 2015
8 a.m. Hepatitis C Clinic
8:30 a.m. Third Annual Interprofessional Rural Health Professions Conference
9 a.m. Symposium Honoring Jean Braucher
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Art History and Education
9 a.m. Arizona Quarterly's 27th Annual Symposium
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - American Indian Studies
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Soil, Water & Environmental Services
10 a.m. UA Education and Nonprofit Career Fair
11:30 a.m. 2015 UA Executive of the Year Luncheon
noon Doctoral Oral Defense - Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
noon Doctoral Oral Defense - Rhetoric, Composition & the Teaching of English
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Anthropology
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Optical Sciences
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - American Indian Studies
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Mechanical Engineering
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Immunobiology
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Epidemiology
2:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Psychology
2:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Chemistry
6 p.m. Ask an Atheist
7 p.m. 'The Mask You Live In' Film Screening
7 p.m. AACA Talent Show
Saturday, April 18, 2015
8 a.m. Free Healthy Eye Screenings
9 a.m. American Red Cross Blood Drive
9 a.m. Arizona Quarterly's 27th Annual Symposium
2 p.m. Panel - 'Poetic Embodiments'
8 p.m. UA Presents: Ladies Sing the Blues
Sunday, April 19, 2015
7:30 p.m. Maslanka Mass
Monday, April 20, 2015
8:30 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Economics
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Nursing
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - History
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Examination - Nursing
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Language, Reading and Culture
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Systems and Industrial Engineering
12:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Examination – Economics
12:30 p.m. American Red Cross Blood Drive
12:30 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - History
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Materials Science and Engineering
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Management
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Systems & Industrial Engineering
3 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Statistics
5 p.m. Surgical Weight-Loss Informational Seminar
7:30 p.m. Steward Observatory Public Evening Lecture
7:30 p.m. Arizona Archaeological and Historical Society Lecture
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
8 a.m. American Red Cross Blood Drive
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Management
11 a.m. Doctoral Oral Examination – Communication
12:15 p.m. Idea to Asset Seminar
2 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense – Management
2 p.m. Confluencenter Research Showcase
5 p.m. Reading with Visiting Poet Zafer Şenocak
6 p.m. Downtown Science Café - 'Why Young Children Need Sleep to Learn'
7 p.m. String Chamber Music Showcase Concert
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Chemistry
11 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - History
11:30 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Special Education
noon TLA Invention to Impact Day 4: Startup Your Engines
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - American Indian Studies
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Medical Pharmacology
3 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Optical Sciences
3 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Higher Education
4 p.m. HWRS Wednesday Weekly Colloquium
5 p.m. Looking Ahead: Wildfire Season 2015
7 p.m. Performance - 'Alien Citizen: An Earth Odyssey'
7:30 p.m. Earth Day Screening of 'Planetary'
7:30 p.m. UA Studio Jazz Ensemble
Thursday, April 23, 2015
8 a.m. Global Retailing Conference
8:30 a.m. American Red Cross Blood Drive
10 a.m. Red Cross Blood Drive
noon 'The Guatemalan Dream Returns'
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Chemistry
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Language, Reading and Culture
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Rhetoric, Composition & the Teaching of English
4 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Optical Sciences
4 p.m. Chemistry and Biochemistry Colloquium
4 p.m. Fleeing Violence, Finding Prison: A Panel Discussion
5:30 p.m. Speaker Event: Addressing the Social Emotional Health of All Students
6 p.m. Films - 'Filming Through a Revolution' and 'First to Fall'
7:30 p.m. UA Concert Jazz Band
Friday, April 24, 2015
8 a.m. American Red Cross Blood Drive
8 a.m. Hepatitis C Clinic
8 a.m. 'Envisioning Culture'
9:30 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Computer Science
11 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - History
3 p.m. 'The Other Iraqi Crisis'
4 p.m. UA Green Fund Committee Meet and Greet
5 p.m. Bear Down Friday: Grad Bash!
6 p.m. Inaugural Sneaker Ball Fundraiser
7 p.m. Fred Fox Graduate Wind Quintet Performance
Saturday, April 25, 2015
7 a.m. 'Get Moving' Series Fundraising Event
9 a.m. Racing the Sun
9 a.m. Racing the Sun
10 a.m. Water and Sun Safety Event
Sunday, April 26, 2015
3 p.m. Spring Concert: University Community Chorus and Orchestra With the UA Symphonic Choir
7 p.m. Graduate Choral Conductors Recitals
Monday, April 27, 2015
8:15 a.m. Doctoral Oral Examination - Economics
3 p.m. Appointed Professionals Advisory Council Monthly Meeting
4 p.m. Screening of 'Death Trip' with Guest Appearance by Brad Harris
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
4 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Chemistry
6 p.m. 'The Work of Emily Dickinson as Seen by Jen Bervin'
7:30 p.m. Graduate Choral Conductors Recitals
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Teaching & Teacher Education
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Planetary Sciences
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Language, Reading and Culture
11:30 a.m. Grants for Lunch-Light: Introduction to Corporate Giving
noon TLA Invention to Impact Day 5: From License to Legacy
1 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Plant Pathology
4 p.m. HWRS Weekly Colloquium
7 p.m. Widescreen Wednesdays
7 p.m. Graduate String Quartet Performance
Thursday, April 30, 2015
9 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Sociology
10 a.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Molecular & Cellular Biology
3 p.m. 'Smugglers, Refugees, and Rebels: Conflict and the Geopolitics of Human Smuggling in the Mediterranean'
5 p.m. Doctoral Oral Defense - Philosophy
5:30 p.m. MacArthur Fellows Speaker Series: Brackette Williams
7 p.m. High School Bilingual Corrido Goodbye Concert

April 2015

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