BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//TAMU//NONSGML v1.0//EN X-WR-CALNAME:TAMU Events BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/Chicago BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZNAME:CDT DTSTART:20190310T080000 RDATE:20190310T080000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0600 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 END:DAYLIGHT END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/Chicago BEGIN:STANDARD TZNAME:CST DTSTART:20191103T070000 RDATE:20191103T070000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0600 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20190228 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20190301 SUMMARY:HSC Meetings DESCRIPTION:Meetings for HSC events UID:20190228T060000Z-46749@calendar.tamu.edu URL:http://calendar.tamu.edu/launch/#!view/event/event_id/46749 CATEGORIES:General Interest LAST-MODIFIED:20180912T153239Z RRULE:FREQ=MONTHLY;UNTIL=20190927T000000Z;INTERVAL=1;BYDAY=5TH X-LIVEWHALE-TYPE:events X-LIVEWHALE-ID:46749 X-LIVEWHALE-TIMEZONE:America/Chicago X-LIVEWHALE-ALL-DAY:1 X-LIVEWHALE-REPEATS-UNTIL:2019-09-27 05:00:00 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20190308T120000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20190308T130000 SUMMARY:Undergraduate Research Ambassador Application Deadline DESCRIPTION:The application includes submission of a resume\, a description of research experience\, and a statement about the benefits of undergraduate research. All applications require a letter of support from a faculty research mentor. You will be asked to provide their contact information in the online application\, so students need to have a faculty research mentor before they can apply.\n Successful applicants will be expected to:\nParticipate in one day of training the week before fall classes begin.\n Participate in up to 10 hours of flexibly-scheduled activities per semester\, including facilitating workshops\, advising students participating in LAUNCH programs\, and making presentations to classes\, student organizations\, prospective students\, parents\, and university administrators.\n Represent a diversity of academic disciplines across campus\, including science\, engineering\, arts\, humanities\, business\, and social sciences.\n Represent undergraduate research to student organizations\, prospective students and parents\, and university administrators.\n Attend occasional group meetings. X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

\n The application includes submission of a resume, a description of research experience, and a statement about the benefits of undergraduate research. All applications require a letter of support from a faculty research mentor. You will be asked to provide their contact information in the online application, so students need to have a faculty research mentor before they can apply.

\n Successful applicants will be expected to:\n

UID:20190308T180000Z-65145@calendar.tamu.edu URL:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/events/44790-undergraduate-research-ambassador-application CATEGORIES:Deadlines|General Interest LAST-MODIFIED:20190107T205356Z ATTACH:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/149/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,0,360,360/3635_GSIR_DEADLINE_copy_2.png X-LIVEWHALE-TYPE:events X-LIVEWHALE-ID:65145 X-LIVEWHALE-TIMEZONE:America/Chicago X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/149/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0\,0\,360\,360/3635_GSIR_DEADLINE_copy_2.png X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE-CAPTION:Undergraduate Research Ambassadors present the Getting Started in Research Workshop X-LIVEWHALE-CONTACT-INFO:ugr@tamu.edu X-LIVEWHALE-SUMMARY:The Ambassadors represent LAUNCH: Undergraduate Research and Texas A&\;M University at research\, recruiting\, and outreach events\, as well as play an active role in connecting their peers to undergraduate research opportunities. END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20190312T133000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20190312T143000 LOCATION:Henderson Hall GEO:30.614754;-96.344502 SUMMARY:Getting Started with National Fellowships DESCRIPTION:Getting Started with National Fellowships gives all attendees a brief overview of National Fellowships\, upcoming National Fellowship deadlines\, and Frequently Asked Questions about National Fellowships. There will also be time for Q&A about National Fellowships at the end of the presentation.\n\n  \n\n This event is open to TAMU Faculty\, Staff\, and Students. X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

\n Getting Started with National Fellowships gives all attendees a brief overview of National Fellowships, upcoming National Fellowship deadlines, and Frequently Asked Questions about National Fellowships. There will also be time for Q&A about National Fellowships at the end of the presentation.\n

\n  \n

\n This event is open to TAMU Faculty, Staff, and Students.\n

UID:20190312T183000Z-46032@calendar.tamu.edu URL:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/events/46028-getting-started-with-national-fellowships CATEGORIES:Deadlines|General Interest|Campus Life LAST-MODIFIED:20180831T143645Z ATTACH:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/117/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,0,80,80/3243_46_tamlogobox.png X-LIVEWHALE-TYPE:events X-LIVEWHALE-ID:46032 X-LIVEWHALE-TIMEZONE:America/Chicago X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/117/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0\,0\,80\,80/3243_46_tamlogobox.png X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE-CAPTION:TAMULogo X-LIVEWHALE-COST:Free X-LIVEWHALE-CONTACT-INFO:Benjamin Simington \;
\nProgram Assistant - National Fellowships &\; University Scholars \;
\n
\nEmail: \;bsim1968@tamu.edu X-LIVEWHALE-SUMMARY:Discover how you can apply for National Fellowships while at Texas A&\;M! END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20190322T153000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20190322T170000 LOCATION:Rudder Tower GEO:30.613248;-96.339964 SUMMARY:Getting Started in Research Workshop DESCRIPTION:This panel-style workshop features the Undergraduate Research Ambassadors\, a group of experienced undergraduate researchers\, who will discuss misconceptions about research\, how they got involved\, and how their participation in research changed their undergraduate experience. You will learn tips for seeking out and effectively working with faculty advisors\, as well as learn what to generally expect as a student researcher. Attend this workshop to see how you can immerse yourself into the world of undergraduate research at Texas A&M! X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

\n This panel-style workshop features the Undergraduate Research Ambassadors, a group of experienced undergraduate researchers, who will discuss misconceptions about research, how they got involved, and how their participation in research changed their undergraduate experience. You will learn tips for seeking out and effectively working with faculty advisors, as well as learn what to generally expect as a student researcher. Attend this workshop to see how you can immerse yourself into the world of undergraduate research at Texas A&M!\n

UID:20190322T203000Z-45467@calendar.tamu.edu URL:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/events/44792-getting-started-in-research-workshop CATEGORIES:General Interest|Training & Workshops LAST-MODIFIED:20180821T154118Z ATTACH:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/149/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,0,360,360/3188_GSIR_DEADLINE_copy_2.png X-LIVEWHALE-TYPE:events X-LIVEWHALE-ID:45467 X-LIVEWHALE-TIMEZONE:America/Chicago X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/149/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0\,0\,360\,360/3188_GSIR_DEADLINE_copy_2.png X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE-CAPTION:Attend a Getting Started in Research Workshop with the UGR Ambassadors X-LIVEWHALE-COST:Free! X-LIVEWHALE-CONTACT-INFO:ugr@tamu.edu X-LIVEWHALE-SUMMARY:

\n Discover how you can get involved in undergraduate research at Texas A&\;M!\n

END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20190412T160000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20190412T170000 LOCATION:Rudder Tower GEO:30.613248;-96.339964 SUMMARY:Undergraduate Research Scholars Informational DESCRIPTION:The Undergraduate Research Scholars program seeks to involve any eligible undergraduate in the "graduate student" experience and introduce them to the academic publication process and scholarly community. LAUNCH: Undergraduate Research provides students and faculty who participate in this program with additional resources and support to facilitate the successful completion of student projects and theses. Students who complete this program are recognized as Undergraduate Research Scholars at graduation and on their official transcript. Undergraduate Research Scholars also receive an Undergraduate Research Scholars medallion as official graduation regalia.\n\n RSVP at https://ers.tamu.edu/register.aspx?scheduleid=13822  X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

\n The Undergraduate Research Scholars program seeks to involve any eligible undergraduate in the "graduate student" experience and introduce them to the academic publication process and scholarly community. LAUNCH: Undergraduate Research provides students and faculty who participate in this program with additional resources and support to facilitate the successful completion of student projects and theses. Students who complete this program are recognized as Undergraduate Research Scholars at graduation and on their official transcript. Undergraduate Research Scholars also receive an Undergraduate Research Scholars medallion as official graduation regalia.\n

\n RSVP at https://ers.tamu.edu/register.aspx?scheduleid=13822 \n

UID:20190412T210000Z-45466@calendar.tamu.edu URL:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/events/44798-undergraduate-research-scholars-informational CATEGORIES:General Interest LAST-MODIFIED:20190108T165635Z ATTACH:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/149/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,0,360,360/3184_1819-URS-Thesis-Manual.png X-LIVEWHALE-TYPE:events X-LIVEWHALE-ID:45466 X-LIVEWHALE-TIMEZONE:America/Chicago X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/149/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0\,0\,360\,360/3184_1819-URS-Thesis-Manual.png X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE-CAPTION:2018-2018 Undergraduate Research Scholars Thesis Manual &\; Policy Guide X-LIVEWHALE-COST:FREE! X-LIVEWHALE-CONTACT-INFO:ugr@tamu.edu X-LIVEWHALE-SUMMARY:Program staff will discuss the procedures for applying to the program and the expectations for successful completion. Interested students and faculty advisors are welcome to attend. END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20190413T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20190413T113000 LOCATION:Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Building GEO:30.6143;-96.343656 SUMMARY:LAUNCH Family Weekend Brunch DESCRIPTION:Current TAMU Honors Students\, Undergraduate Research Scholars\, and Undergraduate Research Ambassadors and faculty are invited to attend the brunch free of charge. Parents and other family members\, as well as prospective students and their families\, should use the link below to purchase tickets for $5 per person. Please complete registration here and use the link below to pay for tickets\, if applicable. X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

\n Current TAMU Honors Students, Undergraduate Research Scholars, and Undergraduate Research Ambassadors and faculty are invited to attend the brunch free of charge. Parents and other family members, as well as prospective students and their families, should use the link below to purchase tickets for $5 per person. Please complete registration here and use the link below to pay for tickets, if applicable.\n

UID:20190413T140000Z-69426@calendar.tamu.edu URL:http://calendar.tamu.edu/launch/#!view/event/event_id/69426 CATEGORIES:Open Houses & Receptions LAST-MODIFIED:20190214T160426Z ATTACH:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/108/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2048,1365/2529_2017_fwb_6109091.jpg X-LIVEWHALE-TYPE:events X-LIVEWHALE-ID:69426 X-LIVEWHALE-TIMEZONE:America/Chicago X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/108/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0\,0\,2048\,1365/2529_2017_fwb_6109091.jpg X-LIVEWHALE-COST:

\n Free for current students\, staff\, and faculty. $5 for all others.\n

X-LIVEWHALE-CONTACT-INFO:honors@tamu.edu X-LIVEWHALE-SUMMARY:The annual LAUNCH Family Weekend Brunch helps build community and celebrate success of students\, faculty and staff. The informal program includes student entertainment\, student recognition\, and the opportunity to visit with other students in the program. X-LIVEWHALE-RSVP:1 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20190416T133000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20190416T143000 LOCATION:Henderson Hall GEO:30.614779;-96.344469 SUMMARY:Getting Started with National Fellowships DESCRIPTION:Getting Started with National Fellowships gives all attendees a brief overview of National Fellowships\, upcoming National Fellowship deadlines\, and Frequently Asked Questions about National Fellowships. There will also be time for Q&A about National Fellowships at the end of the presentation.\n\n  \n\n This event is open to TAMU Faculty\, Staff\, and Students. X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

\n Getting Started with National Fellowships gives all attendees a brief overview of National Fellowships, upcoming National Fellowship deadlines, and Frequently Asked Questions about National Fellowships. There will also be time for Q&A about National Fellowships at the end of the presentation.\n

\n  \n

\n This event is open to TAMU Faculty, Staff, and Students.\n

UID:20190416T183000Z-46034@calendar.tamu.edu URL:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/events/46033-getting-started-with-national-fellowships CATEGORIES:Deadlines|General Interest|Campus Life LAST-MODIFIED:20180831T144016Z ATTACH:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/117/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,0,80,80/3243_46_tamlogobox.png X-LIVEWHALE-TYPE:events X-LIVEWHALE-ID:46034 X-LIVEWHALE-TIMEZONE:America/Chicago X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/117/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0\,0\,80\,80/3243_46_tamlogobox.png X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE-CAPTION:TAMULogo X-LIVEWHALE-COST:Free X-LIVEWHALE-CONTACT-INFO:Benjamin Simington \;
\nProgram Assistant - National Fellowships &\; University Scholars \;
\n
\nEmail: \;bsim1968@tamu.edu X-LIVEWHALE-SUMMARY:Discover how you can apply for National Fellowships while at Texas A&\;M! END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20190426T160000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20190426T170000 LOCATION:Memorial Student Center GEO:30.612308;-96.341388 SUMMARY:Undergraduate Research Scholars Informational DESCRIPTION:The Undergraduate Research Scholars program seeks to involve any eligible undergraduate in the "graduate student" experience and introduce them to the academic publication process and scholarly community. LAUNCH: Undergraduate Research provides students and faculty who participate in this program with additional resources and support to facilitate the successful completion of student projects and theses. Students who complete this program are recognized as Undergraduate Research Scholars at graduation and on their official transcript. Undergraduate Research Scholars also receive an Undergraduate Research Scholars medallion as official graduation regalia.\n\n RSVP at https://ers.tamu.edu/register.aspx?scheduleid=13823 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

\n The Undergraduate Research Scholars program seeks to involve any eligible undergraduate in the "graduate student" experience and introduce them to the academic publication process and scholarly community. LAUNCH: Undergraduate Research provides students and faculty who participate in this program with additional resources and support to facilitate the successful completion of student projects and theses. Students who complete this program are recognized as Undergraduate Research Scholars at graduation and on their official transcript. Undergraduate Research Scholars also receive an Undergraduate Research Scholars medallion as official graduation regalia.\n

\n RSVP at https://ers.tamu.edu/register.aspx?scheduleid=13823\n

UID:20190426T210000Z-45465@calendar.tamu.edu URL:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/events/44800-undergraduate-research-scholars-informational CATEGORIES:General Interest|Training & Workshops LAST-MODIFIED:20190108T165500Z ATTACH:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/149/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,0,360,360/3184_1819-URS-Thesis-Manual.png X-LIVEWHALE-TYPE:events X-LIVEWHALE-ID:45465 X-LIVEWHALE-TIMEZONE:America/Chicago X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/149/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0\,0\,360\,360/3184_1819-URS-Thesis-Manual.png X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE-CAPTION:2018-2018 Undergraduate Research Scholars Thesis Manual &\; Policy Guide X-LIVEWHALE-COST:FREE! X-LIVEWHALE-CONTACT-INFO:ugr@tamu.edu X-LIVEWHALE-SUMMARY:Program staff will discuss the procedures for applying to the program and the expectations for successful completion. Interested students and faculty advisors are welcome to attend. END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20190517T140000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20190517T160000 LOCATION:Rudder Tower GEO:30.613248;-96.339964 SUMMARY:Mentoring Undergraduate Researchers: A Workshop for Graduate Students DESCRIPTION:Sponsored by LAUNCH: Undergraduate Research\, this interactive workshop focuses on successful strategies graduate students can use when mentoring an undergraduate researcher.  Whether you currently mentor undergraduates or not\, we encourage you to ask our panel of graduate student mentors about their experience in mentoring undergraduates and how you can be successful in doing this yourself!\n\n We will discuss mentoring styles and give examples of approaches to specific problems. Some of the topics will include: Fostering independence in undergraduate researchers\, Successful work and meeting schedules\, keeping students motivated\, Responsibilities of graduate student mentors in passing on research ethics and conventions of the discipline\, and Strategies for dealing with problems or issues. X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

\n Sponsored by LAUNCH: Undergraduate Research, this interactive workshop focuses on successful strategies graduate students can use when mentoring an undergraduate researcher.  Whether you currently mentor undergraduates or not, we encourage you to ask our panel of graduate student mentors about their experience in mentoring undergraduates and how you can be successful in doing this yourself!\n

\n We will discuss mentoring styles and give examples of approaches to specific problems. Some of the topics will include: Fostering independence in undergraduate researchers, Successful work and meeting schedules, keeping students motivated, Responsibilities of graduate student mentors in passing on research ethics and conventions of the discipline, and Strategies for dealing with problems or issues.\n

UID:20190517T190000Z-45468@calendar.tamu.edu URL:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/events/44755-mentoring-undergraduate-researchers-a-workshop-for CATEGORIES:Training & Workshops LAST-MODIFIED:20180821T154201Z ATTACH:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/149/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,0,360,360/3170_Mentoring_campuscalendar.png X-LIVEWHALE-TYPE:events X-LIVEWHALE-ID:45468 X-LIVEWHALE-TIMEZONE:America/Chicago X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/149/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0\,0\,360\,360/3170_Mentoring_campuscalendar.png X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE-CAPTION:Graduate students discuss mentoring strategies and challenges in their table groups. X-LIVEWHALE-COST:Free X-LIVEWHALE-CONTACT-INFO:ugr@tamu.edu X-LIVEWHALE-SUMMARY:

\n This workshop provides the opportunity to network with other graduate mentors and offers practical wisdom for mentoring undergraduates.\n

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