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;TZID=America/Chicago:20190216T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20190216T140000 LOCATION:Pavilion GEO:30.616836;-96.338022 SUMMARY:Passport Saturday DESCRIPTION:Still need to apply for a passport?\n Outside of our normal weekday hours\, we will also be open for passport services on Saturday\, February 16th  from 10 am - 2 pm.\n\n If you would like to schedule a 30-minute appointment\, please go to http://swan.tamu.edu/studyabroad. We will also have agents available for walk-in passports.\nLocation: Study Abroad Programs Office\, Pavilion 112\, 424 Spence St.\, College Station\, TX 77840Parking: Central Campus Garage\, 450 Spence St.\, College Station\, TX 77840To learn more about what documents are needed to apply for a U.S. passport visit our passport webpage - http://studyabroad.tamu.edu/Passport-Services. X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

Still need to apply for a passport?

\n Outside of our normal weekday hours, we will also be open for passport services on Saturday, February 16th  from 10 am - 2 pm.\n

\n If you would like to schedule a 30-minute appointment, please go to http://swan.tamu.edu/studyabroad. We will also have agents available for walk-in passports.\n

Location: Study Abroad Programs Office, Pavilion 112, 424 Spence St., College Station, TX 77840
Parking: Central Campus Garage, 450 Spence St., College Station, TX 77840

To learn more about what documents are needed to apply for a U.S. passport visit our passport webpage - http://studyabroad.tamu.edu/Passport-Services.

UID:20190216T160000Z-73252@calendar.tamu.edu URL:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/events/73138-passport-saturday CATEGORIES:General Interest|Campus Life LAST-MODIFIED:20190128T142824Z ATTACH:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/141/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1080,1080/3730_passport.tamueventcalendar.png X-LIVEWHALE-TYPE:events X-LIVEWHALE-ID:73252 X-LIVEWHALE-TIMEZONE:America/Chicago X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE:https://calendar.tamu.edu/live/image/gid/141/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0\,0\,1080\,1080/3730_passport.tamueventcalendar.png X-LIVEWHALE-IMAGE-CAPTION:The Texas A&\;M Study Abroad Programs Office is a U.S. Department of State Passport Acceptance Facility and will be holding special weekend hours on Saturday\, February 16\, 2019 from 10 am to 2 pm. X-LIVEWHALE-COST:For U.S. passport pricing and documentation requirements\, please see \;http://studyabroad.tamu.edu/Passport-Services. X-LIVEWHALE-CONTACT-INFO:studyabroad@tamu.edu X-LIVEWHALE-SUMMARY:The Texas A&\;M Study Abroad Programs Office is an official \;U.S. Department of State Passport Acceptance Facility and will be holding special weekend hours on Saturday\, February 16\, 2019 from 10 am \;- \;2 pm. X-LIVEWHALE-RSVP:1 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-44790@calendar.tamu.edu URL:http://calendar.tamu.edu/ugr/#!view/event/event_id/44790 CATEGORIES:Deadlines|General Interest LAST-MODIFIED:20190107T205832Z 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:44790 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: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-44792@calendar.tamu.edu URL:http://calendar.tamu.edu/ugr/#!view/event/event_id/44792 CATEGORIES:General Interest|Training & Workshops LAST-MODIFIED:20181112T161423Z 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:44792 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

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\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-44800@calendar.tamu.edu URL:http://calendar.tamu.edu/ugr/#!view/event/event_id/44800 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:44800 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

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

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