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
FEB 7
FEB 10
FEB 14 
FEB 14
FEB 14
FEB 15

Incubator First Friday event, TBD
~First Day of Spring Term~
Incubator First Friday event, TBD
Big iDeas Business Plan Competition Deadline
Big iDeas Demo Day - Business Plan Competition, 9-11:30 am, Texana Room (Fondren Library) 
Big iDeas Demo Day - Fair, 11:30 am -1 pm, Starbucks Lobby (Fondren Library)
Big iDeas Reception, Competition Winner Announced, 1 pm, Starbucks Lobby (Fondren Library)

DEADLINE: Engaged Learning Fellowship Regular Decision Application, 5 pm 

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

Incubator First Friday event, TBD
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

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

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

SRA Deadline to Apply for Summer Paid Positions
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~