Department of Biology Calendar

Academic Year 2016-2017

Dates for faculty, staff and students of the department


15-Aug Training Seminar for New Teaching Assistants, LSC Grand Ballroom, 8:30 am – 4 pm
17-Aug CNSLC Move-In Day! Laurel Village, CSU
18-Aug Graduate School Orientation, LSC Ballrooms C & D, 9 – 11 am
18-Aug – 21-Aug RAM Welcome
19-Aug Ram Welcome College Day, LSC Ballroom, 9:30 am
19-Aug Biology Department Welcome: Biology Majors, Clark A101, 10:30 am – 12 pm
19-Aug Biology Department Welcome: Zoology Majors, BSB 131, 10:30 am – 12 pm
19-Aug Ram Welcome Street Fair and Lunch, Monfort Quad/Under B-Wing Clark 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
19-Aug Graduate Student Welcome Ice Cream Social, A/Z East Lawn, 3:00 pm
22-Aug Fall Semester Classes Begin
23-Aug New Grad Student Activity, A/Z W118, 4:00 pm
24-Aug PhD Seminar: E. Dale Broder (Angeloni)
26-Aug CNS Annual Picnic, Monfort Quad 4 pm – 6 pm
28-Aug Add without Override Deadline
30-Aug PhD Seminar: Molly Womack (Hoke)
31-Aug President’s Fall Address and University Picnic, CSU Oval 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
2-Sep Undergraduate Graduation Contracts Due
5-Sep University Holiday
6-Sep New Grad Student Activity, A/Z W118, 4:00 pm
13-Sep Dept. Seminar
20-Sep All-Campus Career Fair – Agricultural Sciences, Natural Resources, Technical, Computing, Biotech, and Life Sciences; Lory Student Center Grand Ballroom, 10:30 – 3:30
23-Sep Biology BASH!
27-Sep Dept. Seminar: Jamey Young (Peers)
4-Oct New Grad Student Activity, A/Z W118, 4:00 pm
6-Oct CNS Annual Scholarship Luncheon, LSC Ballrooms A&B, 11:30 – 1:00
11-Oct Dept. Seminar: Dr. Richard Sayre, Los Alamos National Laboratory and New Mexico Consortium (Bush)
17-Oct Repeat/Delete Requests due; Course Withdrawal Period Ends
25-Oct Dept. Seminar: Lila Fishman (Bedinger)
1-Nov Dept. Seminar: Debashish Battach (Peers)
8-Nov Dept. Seminar: Susan Kalisz (Antolin)
13-Nov Thornton-Massa Lecture, LSC Theatre
14-Nov Dr. Mike Grusak Seminar, LSC Grey Rock Room, 3:30 pm
15-Nov Graduate Student Showcase, LSC
15-Nov New Grad Student Activity, A/Z W118, 4:00 pm
19-Nov – 27-Nov Fall Recess
24-Nov – 25-Nov University Holiday
29-Nov New Grad Student Activity, A/Z W118, 4:00 pm
5-Dec – 9-Dec Grad Program: Spring GTA Contracts Due
6-Dec Dept. Seminar: Stephen Pratt (Naug)
7-Dec PhD Seminar: Keziah Katz (Naug)
9-Dec Fall Semester Classes End
12-Dec – 16-Dec Finals Week
17-Dec CNS Fall Commencement, Moby Arena 12:30 pm
19-Dec PhD Seminar: Paul Brewer (von Fischer), W118 1:00 pm
20-Dec – 17-Jan Winter Break
2-Jan University Holiday
16-Jan University Holiday
17-Jan Spring Semester Classes Begin
17-Jan Dept. Seminar
24-Jan Dept. Seminar: Paul Hohenlohe (Funk)
31-Jan Dept. Seminar: Dennis Lavrov (Sloan)
7-Feb Dept. Seminar: Craig Pikaard (Montgomery)
14-Feb Dept. Seminar
21-Feb Dept. Seminar: Marc Schmidt (Florant)
28-Feb PhD Seminar
7-Mar PhD Seminar
11-Mar – 19-Mar Spring Break
21-Mar PhD Seminar
28-Mar PhD Seminar
3-Apr – 7-Apr Grad Program: Summer GTA Contracts Due
4-Apr Dept. Seminar: Zach Cheviron (Ghalambor)
11-Apr Dept. Seminar
18-Apr Dept. Seminar: Ben Dantzer (Ghalambor)
25-Apr PhD Seminar
2-May Department Awards Ceremony
5-May Spring Semester Classes End
8-May – 12-May Spring Semester Finals
13-May Spring Commencement, Moby Arena, time TBD
15-May Summer Classes Begin
29-May University Holiday