Save-the-Dates: December 2015


1 Willa Dean Lowery Fund to Support Research in the Natural Sciences announced
4 Classes end
4 University Faculty Meeting (12:00 noon, Rinker Auditorium, LBC)
4 Faculty/Staff Selection Committee Diversity Training (Sage Hall 222 SCALE UP Classroom; conducted by The Academic Network): RSVP
4 Brown Innovation Institute: session #4
5 Study Day
7-11 Final Exams
10 Happy Holiday Hour (4:00-6:00 pm; Vera Lea Rinker Native Plant Garden at the President’s Home)
14 Faculty and Staff Holiday Lunch (12:00 pm, Stetson Room)
17 Grades due to Registrar by 9:00 am (via
24-31 University closed


January 2016
1 University closed
8 Faculty Learning Community Day: RSVP
11 Classes begin
11-15 NYU Faculty Resource Network: Winter Seminars (San Juan, PR)
18 Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Holiday: No Classes
22 Brown Innovation Institute: session #5
22 Writing Lockdown – Host a Lockdown RSVP 
26 WORLD Class Lunch & Learn: What is Global Citizenship? RSVP
28 New Faculty Mentoring Dinner (information forthcoming)
30 Inclusive Excellence in Teaching Symposium
31 WORLD Class Travel Awards – Summer proposal submission deadline

Image: Winter Wonderland festive scene inspired by a Currier and Ives print and rendered by Zoungy