Office of Engaged Learning

Office of Engaged Learning Calendar

Academic Year 2018-2019

AUG 3
AUG 9
AUG 13
AUG 15
AUG 22
AUG 28
AUG 30

CGI U Leadership Conference
Summer Research Institute Seminar
SMU Incubator: Meadows Leadership Institute

Engaged Learning Fellowship Senior Cycle Opens
Student Board Meeting, 5 pm
CGIU-bound Organizational Meeting (SMU students only)
Hunt Institute - IBM Blockchain talk, 4:30-5:30 pm, Caruth Hall 206

SEP 5
SEP 8
SEP 11,13
SEP 13
SEP 14
SEP 15
SEP 19
SEP 20      SEP 26
SEP 26
SEP 28
SEP 28

Library WorkshopRefWorks Citation Management, 5:15-5:50 pm, Fondren Library Red 323
SMU Library WorkshopSearching Research Databases, 5:15-5:50 pm, Fondren Library Red 323
Ideation Week with Jim Hart, 4:30-5:30 pm, Clements Hall Garden Floor
Academy Week: (re)Search, 3:00-4:00 pm, Simmons
Ideation Games with Jim Hart, 3:30-4:30 pm, CUBE
Engaged Learning Fellowship Senior Cycle Deadline, 5 pm 
Library WorkshopResearch Writing Tips for MS Word, 5:15-5:50 pm, Fondren Library Red 323
Library WorkshopAdvanced Internet Research, 12-12:45 pm, Fondren Library Red 109
Student Board Meeting, 5pm            
Big iDeas Pitch Contest Deadline, 11:59 pm
Engaged Learning Fall Symposium9 am-1 pm, Hughes-Trigg Forum
Big iDeas Pitch Contest, 2-5 pm, Hughes-Trigg Forum 

OCT 1
TBD
OCT 10
OCT 12
OCT 15
OCT 16
OCT 17
OCT 18-20
OCT 19
OCT 23
OCT 24
OCT 26
OCT 30

CGIU North Texas Meet-Up, 4 pm, Hughes-Trigg Varsity
SMU Incubator Fall Applications Open
Library WorkshopHow to Read a Scholarly Article, 12-12:45 pm, Fondren Library Red 109
Big iDeas Bootcamp: "Designing Your Business Model," by Simon Mak, 3:30-4:30 pm, Maguire 356
Global Student Entrepreneurship Competition Deadline
Free Demo on How to Demo, 3:30 - 5 pm, Deason Innovation Gym
Student Board Meeting, 5pm
CGIU Annual Meeting, Northeastern University
Global Student Entrepreneur Awards Regional Competition, 1 pm, Victory Arts Center
Library WorkshopIntro to Multimedia Presentation Tools, 12:30-1 pm, Fondren Library Red 109
Big iDeas: Legal Basics for Startups and Entrepreneurs, by Kevin Vela, 6-7 pm, CUBE
Big iDeas Bootcamp: "Designing Your Business Plan," by Simon Mak, 3:30-4:30 pm, Maguire 356
Free Demo on How to Demo, 3:30 - 5 pm, Deason Innovation Gym

NOV 13
NOV 15
NOV 15
NOV 28

Free Demo on How to Demo, 3:30 - 5 pm, Deason Innovation Gym
Engaged Learning Fellowship Application Cycle Opens
Engaged Learning Final Products and Receipts due for Dec graduates
Honors Foundation: The TREK, 1-4:30 pm, James Collins Executive Education Center 

DEC
DEC 5
DEC 6
DEC 15
DEC 15

CGI U Funding Report Due
Up to Us Campus Competition Deadline
Library Workshop: Yep, Psychographics - For Researchers and Entrepreneurs, 4:30-5:30 pm, Scholars' Den, Clements Hall
Engaged Learning Fellowship Early Decision Application Deadline, 5 pm
Big iDeas Funding Phase Closes; all receipts due by 5 pm

FEB 2
FEB 3
FEB 5
FEB 6
FEB 11-15
FEB 15 
FEB 15
FEB 15
FEB 15

ELAC General Member Meeting, 9 am, Clements G11
Big iDeas Business Plan Competition Deadline
Engaged Learning Presentations Rehearsal, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm, HT Forum
Student Board Meeting, 5 pm

Engaged Learning Week, HT Forum and Theater 

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)
Engaged Learning Fellowship Regular Decision Application Deadline, 5 pm 

MAR 1
MAR 1
MAR 9
MAR 20
MAR 26
MAR 26
MAR 27

ELAC Selection Panel Meeting (Regular Decision), 12 pm
SMU Incubator Spring Application Opens
EL Notifies Students (Regular Decision)
Student Board Meeting, 5 pm
Research Day: Undergraduate Research Presentations, 9:30 am-1 pm, HT Forum
Research Day: Poster Session, 5-7:30 pm, HT Ballroom
Research Day: Three Minute Thesis, 9 am-12 pm, HT Forum

APR
APR 1
APR 2
APR 3-6
APR 5
APR 9-11
APR 17

CGI U Student Progress Reports Due
Engaged Learning Fellowship Final Products and Receipts due for May graduates
SRA Deadline to Apply for Summer Paid Positions
ELF Midpoint Meetings
ELF Meet-up, 5pm, Hughes-Trigg Varsity
ELF Midpoint Meetings
Student Board Meeting, 5 pm

MAY 3
MAY 16
MAY 20

ELAC Happy Hour, 5 pm
Engaged Learning Graduation Luncheon
, 11:30 am-1 pm, Mack Ballroom
SMU Incubator Summer Application Opens