Texas Tech University

Office of the Provost Planning Calendar for 2015-2016

Spring 2016

January 4 (Monday)

  • Faculty Retirement Notifications due to Office of the Provost

February 1 (Monday)

  • Departmental Excellence in Teaching Award applications due to the Office of the Provost
  • Dean's nominations to Office of the Provost:
    • President's Academic Achievement Award
    • President's Excellence in Teaching Award
    • Alumni Association New Faculty Award
  • President's Excellence in Commercialization Award nominations due to the Office of the Vice President for Research

Feb. 25-26 (Thur/Fri)

  • Board of Regents meeting

March 4 (Friday)

  • Advancing Teaching and Learning Conference, hosted by the Teaching, Learning, and Professional Development Center- Overton Hotel (Final Agenda TBD)

April 21 (Thursday)

  • Faculty Honors Convocation, 3:30 pm, SUB, Ballroom

May 19-20 (Thur/Fri)

  • Board of Regents meeting

May 20 (Friday)

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

May 21 (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, Wind Energy
      • 6:00 pm School of Law Hooding Ceremony

August 11-12 (Thur/Fri)

      • Board of Regents meeting

August 13 (Saturday)

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



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