Office of the Provost Planning Calendar for 2013-2014

Fall 2014

August 20 (Monday)

  • Faculty on duty
  • Teaching Foundations at Texas Tech, hosted by the Teaching Academy and the Teaching, Learning, and Professional Development Center, TLPDC, Room 151, 1:30-4:00 pm

August 21 (Thursday)

  • New Faculty Orientation, United Spirit Arena, City Bank Room, 8:30 am to 3:30 pm

September 19 (Friday)

  • John M. Burns Conference, hosted by the Teaching, Learning, and Professional Development Center, TLPDC Room 151 

October 1 (Wednesday)

  • Faculty Development Leave applications for 2015-16 due to Office of the Provost

October 3 (Friday)

  • Horn Professor Nominations due to Office of the Provost

October 9 (Thursday)

  • President's Faculty Book Award submissions due to Office of the Provost (2013 copyright year)

October 10 (Friday)

  • Chancellor's Council Distinguished Teaching Award nominations due to Office of the Provost
  • Chancellor's Council Distinguished Research Award nominations due to the Office of the Vice President for Research

October 20 (Monday)

  • 2014-15 Consulting and Outside Employment forms to Office of the Provost

June 11 (Wednesday)

  • Seventh Day of Classes—all Instructor of Record information into Digital Measures (HB2504)

July 16 (Wednesday)

  • Seventh Day of Classes—all Instructor of Record information into Digital Measures (HB2504)

November 20 (Thursday)

  • Tenure Academy, hosted by the Teaching, Learning, and Professional Development Center, TLPDC Room 151, 1:15-5:00 pm

November 25 (Tuesday)

  • Faculty nominations (unlimited) due to Office of the Provost:
    • Spencer A. Wells Faculty Award
    • Hemphill-Wells New Professor Excellence in Teaching Award
    • Faculty Distinguished Leadership Award
  • College nominations for the Barnie E. Rushing, Jr. Faculty Distinguished Research Awards due to the Office of the Vice President for Research

December 1 (Monday)

  • Promotion and Tenure dossiers due to Office of the Provost

December 11-12 (Thur/Fri)

  • Board of Regents meeting

December 12 (Friday)

  • Commencement:
    • 3:00 pm Arts & Sciences
    • 7:00 pm Graduate School

December 13 (Saturday)

  • Commencement:
    • 9:00 am Architecture, Education, Engineering, Human Sciences, Visual & Performing Arts
    • 1:30 pm Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources, Business Administration, Honors (EVHM and HAL Majors ONLY) Media and Communication, University Programs
    • 5:00 pm School of Law Hooding Ceremony