Office of Engaged Learning

Office of Engaged Learning Calendar

Academic Year 2019-2020

Research/ELF in Red, Entrepreneurship (Big iDeas, Incubator) in Blue

AUG 1
AUG 8
AUG 15
AUG 15
AUG 26
AUG 31

Summer Research Symposium, 12 noon, Fondren Science 123
Summer Research Symposium, 12 noon, Fondren Science 123
Engaged Learning Fellowship Senior Cycle Opens
DEADLINE: SRA reports due
~First Day of Fall Term~
DEADLINE: ELF Summer Reflection

SEP 6
SEP 15
SEP 16

Incubator First Friday event, TBD
DEADLINE: Engaged Learning Fellowship Senior Cycle, 5 pm 
~Academy Week~

OCT 4-5
OCT 4
OCT 4
OCT 14-15
OCT 15

~Family Weekend~
Big iDeas Pitch Contest2-5 pm, Hughes-Trigg Forum 
Incubator First Friday event, TBD
~Fall Break~
Global Student Entrepreneurship Competition Deadline

NOV 1
NOV 15
NOV 15
NOV 27-29

Incubator First Friday event, TBD
Engaged Learning Fellowship Application Cycle Opens
DEADLINE: ELF Fall reflections + Final products and Receipts for Dec graduates

~Thanksgiving Holiday~

DEC 6

DEC 9
DEC 10-11
DEC 15
DEC 15
DEC 15
DEC 21

Incubator First Friday event: OoEL Holiday Party
~Last Day of Classes~
~Reading Days~

DEADLINE: Engaged Learning Fellowship Early Decision, 5 pm
DEADLINE: URA Fall reports
DEADLINE: Big iDeas Funding Phase Closes; all receipts due by 5 pm
~Fall Commencement~

JAN 3
JAN 17
JAN 28
FEB 7
FEB 10
FEB 14 
FEB 14
FEB 15
FEB 18

Incubator First Friday event, TBD
~First Day of Spring Term~
UGR Workshop: Resumes for Researchers, w/Hegi, 4-5pm (Hughes-Trigg 200)
BI Workshop: Building a Pitch w/Kim Commerato, 3-5pm (Incubator)
DEADLINE: Big iDeas Business Plan Competition
Big iDeas Business Plan Competition, 9:30am-12:00pm, Texana Room (Fondren Library) 
Big iDeas Demo Day Fair, 11:30 am -1 pm, Starbucks Lobby (Fondren Library)

DEADLINE: Engaged Learning Fellowship Regular Decision Application, 5 pm 
UGR Workshop: Making Awesome Posters, 5-7pm (Incubator)

MAR 6
MAR 10
MAR 13
MAR 16-22
MAR 24
MAR 25
MAR 26

Incubator First Friday event, TBD
UGR Workshop: The Elevator Pitch, 5-6pm (Clements G11)
DEADLINE: Sign up for Research Days poster session
~Spring Break~
Research Days: Engaged Learning Undergraduate Poster/Demo Session, 3-6 pm, Mack Ballroom
Research Days: Graduate Poster Session, 2 pm, Mack Ballroom
Research Days: Graduate Three-Minute Thesis, 9 am, Mack Ballroom

APR
APR 3
APR 15
APR 15
APR 17-19

DEADLINE: CGI U Student Progress Reports
Incubator First Friday event, TBD

DEADLINE: ELF Spring Reflections
DEADLINE: ELF Final Products and Receipts due for May graduates
CGIU Annual Meeting (University of Edinburgh)

MAY 1
MAY 1
MAY 4
MAY 5
MAY 14
MAY 15
MAY 16

DEADLINE: SRA Applications
Incubator First Friday event, TBD
~Last day of Classes~
~Reading Day~
Engaged Learning Graduation Luncheon, 11:30 am-1 pm, Mack Ballroom

DEADLINE: URA Spring reports
~Spring Commencement~