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Sociology Calendar 2010-2011

The monthly calendars below display departmental information in combination with pertinent university information (registration deadlines and office holidays, for instance). Links to other calendars are provided at the bottom of this page.

Note that things like academic deadlines, holidays, and various fellowship deadlines are included on this calendar; to search for one of them, type F+Ctrl, type the term you're looking for (for instance "fellowship" or "holiday"), and hit enter.


June 2010

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July 2010

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Office closed
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August 2010

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September 2010

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday



1
Undergrad Research Fellowhip applications for fall due to Chair
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6
Labor Day - no classes

Office closed
7
Classes begin

Dept meeting McGuinn 415 12 noon
8
URF applications are due in Carney 147
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12
Opening year party at Zine's house, 12-3
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14
Dept luncheon, Corcoran Commons (Lower Campus) Cabaret Room
12PM-2PM
15
Last date for grad students to drop/add online; last date for undergrads to declare a course pass/fail online; last date for all students who plan to graduate in December 2010 to verify diploma name online
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Submit application for Teaching, Advising and Mentoring Expense Grants (TAMEs) to Chair.
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Dept seminar: Debbie Gould UC Santa Cruz
12 PM, 211 O'Neill
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24
Parents' Weekend
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Parents' Weekend
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Parents' Weekend
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Undergraduate Studies Meeting
12PM McGuinn 415
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Meeting for Shawn's Tenure 12pm



October 2010

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday





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Last date for undergraduates only to drop a course or to declare a course pass/fail in the Associate Deans' offices
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Sabbatical applications due to Chair
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Department Seminar
Shawn McGuffey

12 PM 211 O'Neill
6
Professors and Pastries in Fulton Honors Library 3:30-5
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Voices Meeting 4:30-6:30pm
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Columbus Day—No classes

Office closed
12
Department Meeting
12 PM McGuinn 415
Sabbatical and application forms due to Dean
13
Environmental Sociology Working Group meetings 5:30pm

Professors and Pastries in Fulton Honors Library 3:30-5
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Grad Studies Meeting
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Teaching Seminar Luncheon, Leading Effective Class Discussions in CFLC 12-1

Department Seminar
Hilary Levey

Postdoc Harvard
12PM 211 O'Neill
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Professors and Pastries in Fulton Honors Library 3:30-5
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“Evolution: A Panel Discussion on Evolution among B.C. Faculty” Corcoran Commons (Lower Campus) Heights Room 7PM
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Professors and Pastries in Fulton Honors Library 3:30-5
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Sociology Graduate Student Association conference 12-4pm
Teaching Seminar Luncheon, Using Library Resources in Your Teaching 12-1
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November 2010

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

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Professors and Pastries in Fulton Honors Library 3:30-5
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"The Winstom Forum on Business Ethics” featuring Juliet Schor at 7pm in The Murray Room, Yawkey Center
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Faculty submit completed Research Incentive Grant application to department chairs

Ph.D student deadline for Severyn Bruyn paper submissions
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Deadline for the Spring Department Fellowship (only current TAs who will be registered full-time in the Spring are eligible)
9
Department Seminar
Teresa Gowan
University of Minnesota
12 PM 211 O'Neill
10
Environmental Sociology Working Group meetings 5:30pm

Teaching Seminar Luncheon, Grading Fairly in CFLC 12-1
11
Grad Studies Meeting
Graduate registration for spring 2011 begins
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Undergraduate registration for spring 2011 begins
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Department Meeting, 12 PM, McGuinn 415
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Undergraduate Studies Meeting, 12PM McGuinn 415
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Thanksgiving Holidays
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Thanksgiving Holidays

Office closed
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Thanksgiving Holidays

Office closed
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Chair submits RIG application and evaluations to Dean
Last date for official withdrawal from a course or from the University
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Teaching Seminar Luncheon, Syllabus Design/Redesign in CFLC 12-1
Department Seminar Elizabeth Ferry Anthropology, Brandeis
12 PM 211 O'Neill





December 2010

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday



1
Last date for master's and doctoral candidates to submit signed and approved copies of theses and dissertations for December 2010 graduation

Professors and Pastries in Fulton Honors Library 3:30-5
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3
Undergraduate Research Fellowship applications due to Chair
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7
Department Meeting rescheduled for Friday
8
URF applications due to Carney 147.

Environmental Sociology Working Group meetings 5:30pm
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Grad Studies Meeting 12pm
10
Department meeting 12 PM, McGuinn 415

Study days—No classes for undergraduate day students only
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Term Exams—Posted grades (non-law) available online
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Term Exams—Posted grades (non-law) available online
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Term Exams—Posted grades (non-law) available online
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Term Exams—Posted grades (non-law) available online
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Term Exams—Posted grades (non-law) available online
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Term Exams—Posted grades (non-law) available online
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Christmas and New Year's break

Office closed
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Christmas and New Year's break

Office closed
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Christmas and New Year's break

Office closed
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Christmas and New Year's break

Office closed
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Christmas and New Year's break

Office closed
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Christmas and New Year's break

Office closed


January 2011

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Monday
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Martin Luther King Day—No classes

Office closed
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Classes begin
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Teaching, Advising and Mentoring Expense Grants (TAME) applications are due to Chair
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Seminar - Lisa Dodson
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Last date for grad students to drop/add online; last date for undergrads to drop/add or to declare a course pass/fail online; last date for all students who plan to graduate in May 2011 to verify diploma name online

Teaching Seminar: Making the Most of Your Student Evaluations 12-1 CFLC, O'Neill 2nd Floor
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Undergraduate Studies Committee Meeting, 3 pm

Doctoral Support Group, 12:15-1:15 in 21 Campanella Way, rm 328
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February 2011

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
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Saturday


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Proposals for 2011-2012 Major Grants accepted.
Department Meeting
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Teaching, Advising and Mentoring Grants (TAMs) due to Chair
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Seminar - Elizabeth Ferry

Teaching Seminar: Preparing Teaching Portfolios and Teaching Philosophy Statements 12-1 CFLC, O'Neill 2nd Floor
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Doctoral Support Group, 12:15-1:15 in 21 Campanella Way, rm 328
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Chairs submit completed TAM applications, along with evaluations, to the Dean.
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Last date for undergraduates only to drop a course or to declare a course pass/fail in Associate Deans’ office
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Teaching Seminar: Grading Rubrics 12-1 CFLC, O'Neill 2nd Floor

Doctoral Support Group, 12:15-1:15 in 21 Campanella Way, rm 328
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March 2011

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
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Saturday


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Seminar - Zine Magubane

Fall 2010 "I" grades changed to "F"
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Spring Vacation
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Spring Vacation
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Spring Vacation
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Spring Vacation
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Spring Vacation
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Informational Session: Planning for Graduate School, 6-8pm in Carney 105

Deadline for Alper applications
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Seminar - Rachel Schurman
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Teaching Seminar: Teaching and Learning Styles 12-1 CFLC, O'Neill 2nd Floor
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Doctoral Support Group, 12:15-1:15 in 21 Campanella Way, rm 328
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Department Meeting
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Sociology Career Day, 4:30-6 in Higgins 300
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Schedule of courses available for fall and summer 2011 registration
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Seminar - Caitlin Lynch
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Last day to submit proposals for 2011-2012 Major Grants



April 2011

Sunday
Monday
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Saturday





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Last date for master’s and doctoral candidates to turn in signed and approved copies of theses and dissertations for May 2011 graduation
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Teaching Seminar: Talking About Teaching 12-1 CFLC, O'Neill 2nd Floor
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Graduate registration for fall and summer 2011 begins
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Undergraduate registration for fall 2011 begins
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Seminar - Mindy Fried
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Juan Carlos Henriquez-Mendoza's dissertation defense - 11:30-1:30 Haley House conf room 102
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Doctoral Support Group, 12:15-1:15 in 21 Campanella Way, rm 328
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Patriot's Day—No classes

Office closed
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Last date for official withdrawal from a course or from the university

Department Meeting

Gretchen Sisson dissertation defense 4-6 pm Haley Hs 102
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Easter Weekend

Patricia Arend dissertation defense, 3:15-5:15, ILA conference room,
10 Stone Ave.
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Easter Weekend

Office closed
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Easter Weekend (except for classes starting at 4 pm or later)
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Distinguished Visiting Scholar Loïc Wacquant lecture: Hyperincarceration in Revanchist America: Class, Race, and the Booming Prison
5:15-7:00 at O'Connell House (100 Grand Hall)
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Distinguished Visiting Scholr Loïc Wacquant seminar: Social Theory for a Civic Sociology
12 noon to 2 pm (Write sociology@bc.edu for location)

Doctoral Support Group, 12:15-1:15 in 21 Campanella Way, rm 328
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Accepted proposals for 2011-2012 Major Grants announced.
30


May 2011

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
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Online course evaluation survey period begins
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Course grading for spring 2011 begins
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Doctoral Support Group, 12:15-1:15 in 21 Campanella Way, rm 328
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Study days—No classes for undergraduate day students only

Teaching Workshop for new TFs, Haley House conference room, 10 am

Honors Students Theses Presentations, 9-1
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10am - 2pm Annual review of PhD student progress

Study days—No classes for undergraduate day students only
10
Exams

Access to posted grades for students who complete all their online course evaluations

Undergrad Studies meeting
McGuinn 415 12-2
11
Exams
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Exams
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Exams
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Exams
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Exams
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Spring grades due by noon

Access to posted grades for all students
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Commencement
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Memorial Day

Office closed
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