The Commons Hour is every Monday during the Fall and Spring semesters from 3:00 PM to 4:15 PM.

Fall Semester 2016

August 22 Classes begin at 8:00 AM
August 29


September 5 Labor Day Holiday, University closed.
September 12

CTE Fall Speaker: Maryellen Weimer
"Learner-Centered Teaching"

September 19 Faculty Assembly
September 26  
October 3 University Convocation
October 10  
October 17 Faculty Assembly
October 24 Provost Area Assembly
October 31  
November 7

University Diversity Speaker: Dr. Michael Spencer
"Navigating Diversity Differences: Social Justice Begins with Self-Awareness"

November 14 CFO Forum
November 21 Faculty Assembly
November 28  
December 5  
December 12 Final Exams

Spring Semester 2017

January 9 Classes begin at 8:00 AM
January 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday, University closed.
January 23 Faculty Assembly
January 30  
February 6

CTE Diversity Speaker: Dr. Terrell Strayhorn
“Real Talk about Race and Racism in College”

February 13  
February 20 University Convocation
February 27 Faculty Assembly
March 6 Spring Break
March 13  
March 20 Provost Assembly
March 27 Faculty Assembly
April 3  
April 10 CFO Forum
April 17 Easter Holiday, University Closed
April 24 Faculty Assembly
May 1 Final Exams

CautionThe University reserves the right to change these dates as deemed necessary.