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Scholars Week 2014 - Schedule of Events

MONDAY, MARCH 17

Faculty Mentor Appreciation Buffet Lunch
Tom Jackson Building - 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Contact: Dr. Wasimuddin Qureshi (x5005)

College of Business Scholars Day 
Poster Session, South Lobby BAS, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm 
Contact: Dr. Charlie Baum (x2527)

College of Education Scholars Day
College of Education 160, Lecture at 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Reception to follow
Contact: Dr. Dorothy Craig (x2332)

TUESDAY, MARCH 18

College of Behavioral and Health Science Scholars Day - Flyer [PDF]
"Developing a Student Research Team"
3:00-4:30 pm, Cason-Kennedy Nursing Building (CKNB) lobby
Contact: Dr. Will Langston (x5489)

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19

College of Liberal Arts Scholars Day - Flyer [PDF]
Talks, Panels, and Performances
TODD 204 9:00 am - 5:00 pm  
TODD 348 from 12:30 - 5:00 pm
Contact: Dr. Hilary Stallings (x5039)

KEYNOTE SPEAKER - Dr. danah boyd "Social Media and a Changing Society"

Student Union Ballroom (SU250D/SU250E)
Lecture at 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Q&A with students 4:30-5:30 pm (Mass Comm room 103)
Dr. boyd's CV / NPR Interview Feb. 25, 2014
Copies of Dr. boyd's book, It's Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens, will be available for purchase.

THURSDAY, MARCH 20

College of Mass Communications Showcase and Spring Career Forum

Student and Faculty Work plus Professional Exhibits and Business Networking
Mass Communication Atrium, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Panel presentations, MC 101, 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, and 2:30 PM
Contact: Dr. Michael Fleming (x2029)

FRIDAY, MARCH 21

University-Wide Scholars Day: Posters and Performances - Flyer [PDF]

New Student Union Ballroom, 12:40 pm - 2:45 pm; Awards at 3:00 pm 
Contact: Dr. Wasimuddin Qureshi (x5090)
Judging Contact: Dr. Will Langston (x5489), Jason Vance (x7971), or Dr. Nat Smith (x8852)

MARCH 24-30

First-place posters will be on exhibit in the Walker Library following Scholars Week.
Contact: Jason Vance (x7971)