Department Calendar

 

Deadlines

SPRING 2014   SPRING 2014

Jan. 27
Peter Coviello, Bowdoin College, "How the Mormons Became White: Polygamy, Indigeneity, Sovereignty. Department conference room, UH2028. 4:00 p.m.

Feb. 3
Carla Mazzio, SUNY Buffalo, "Calculating Minds: The Drama of Mathematics in the Age of Shakespeare. Department conference room, UH2028. 4:00 p.m.

Program for Writers Reading Series: Alumni reading. Gina Frangello (introduced by Laura Krughoff). Jak's Tap, 901 W. Jackson Blvd. 6:00 p.m.

Feb. 10
Department Colloquium. Sharon Marcus (Columbia University): TBA. Department conference room, UH2028. 3:00 p.m.

Feb. 14
" Paradise Lost and Political Image Wars"  David Loewenstein, U of Wisconsin-Madison. Department conference room, UH2028. 3:00 p.m.

Feb. 17
"Caliban's Cursor, Stark's Stones:  Figuring Caribbean Creativity" Jenny Sharpe, UCLA. Department conference room, UH2028. 4:00 p.m.

Feb. 28
"Rabbinic Anthropogeography: Genealogy and Geography in the Babylonian Talmud” Jonathan Boyarin, Cornell University. Department Conference Room, UH 2028. 12:00.

Critical Practices. Chris Findeisen and Lucas Johnson, Department Conference Room, UH 2028. 3:00.

Mar. 3
Program for Writers Reading Series: An Evening of Micro-Readings from New Graduates. Jak's Tap, 901 W. Jackson Blvd. 6:00 p.m.

Mar. 7
Critical Practices. Jen Phillis and Vin Adiutori, Department Conference Room, UH 2028. 3:00.

Mar. 10
First-Year Writing Director Visit: Kay Halasek, Ohio State University – "Remediating Pedagogy: A MOOC Case Study." Conference Room, UH 2028. 4:00 p.m.

Mar. 11
First-Year Writing Director Visit: Kay Halasek, Ohio State University – Writing workshop. Conference Room, UH 2028. 1:30 p.m.

Mar. 14
Department Colloquium. Richard Halpern (New York University): “'Thy Blood and Invisible Hand’: Political Economy and Tragic Drama”. Department conference room, UH2028. 3:00 p.m.

Mar. 17
First-Year Writing Director Visit: Jonathan Alexander,  University of California, Irvine – Presentation title TBA. Department conference room, UH2028. 4:00 p.m.

Mar. 18
First-Year Writing Director Visit: Jonathan Alexander,  University of California, Irvine – Writing workshop. Department conference room, UH2028. 1:30 p.m.

Mar. 19
First-Year Writing Director Visit: James Williams, Soka University – “Why Do We Teach Writing?" Department conference room, UH2028. 4:00 p.m.

Mar. 20
First-Year Writing Director Visit: James Williams, Soka University – Writing workshop. Department conference room, UH2028. 1:30 p.m.

Apr. 4
Department Colloquium. Kathleen Rooney: TBA. Department conference room, UH2028. 3:00 p.m.

Apr. 7
Program for Writers Reading Series: Wreckage of Reason Anthology reading. Brooke Wonders, Lyndee Yamshon, & Snezana Zabic. Jak's Tap, 901 W. Jackson Blvd. 6:00 p.m

Apr. 18
Department Colloquium. Christopher Bachelder (University of Cincinnati): TBA. Department conference room, UH2028. 3:00 p.m.

 

Jan. 13
Instruction begins. Last day to submit Withdraw from Term request via Student Self-Service and receive 100% cancellation of tuition and fees.

Jan. 17
Last day to turn in departmental Research/ Independent Study form.

Jan. 20
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. No classes.

Jan. 24
Last day to complete late registration; last day to add a course(s) or make section changes; last day to drop individual courses via Student Self-Service without receiving W (Withdrawn) grade on academic record; last day to receive tuition adjustment for individual courses dropped via Student Self-Service.

Jan. 31
Last day to file for graduation this term; CampusCare deadline to change coverage or submit waiver of coverage form.

March 14-17
Preliminary examination take-home weekend.

March 21
Last day to submit approved PhD dissertation to Graduate College for graduation this term.

March 24-28
Spring vacation. No classes. 

May 2
Last day for the Department of English Graduate Studies Office (UH2000) to receive certificates of approval for Master's projects for graduation this term.

May 5-9
Final Examinations.

May 10
Semester ends.

May 8-11
Commencement Ceremonies (by disciplinary college