College of Social Studies Calendar: 2016-2017

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Fall Term 2016 (September  October  November  December Spring 2017)    

September

3

5

 

Saturday

Monday

University Housing Opens, 9:00 a.m.

1st Sophomore Colloquium
      1:20-2:40 p.m.

All College Meeting & Breakout Meetings
      4:15 p.m., CSS Lounge

Wesleyan Classes Begin
     Drop/Add Begins 8:30 a.m.

 7 

Wednesday

1st Senior Colloquium
      2:40-4:00 p.m.

Senior Thesis and Senior Project Proposals Due

 

9

 Friday

1st Sophomore Trimester Tutorials Begin     

      2:00-4:00 p.m.                            

1st Friday Social
     4:00 p.m., CSS Lounge

 

12

Monday

1st CSS Monday Lunch,
     Woodhead Lounge,
     noon -1:00 p.m.
 

16

Friday

Wesleyan Drop/Add Course
Registration Ends 5:00 p.m.

October

21

Friday

Fall Break Begins 5:00 p.m.
 

 

24

Monday

No Monday Lunch
 

 

26

Wednesday

Fall Break Ends, 8:00 a.m. Classes Resume
 

 

 28

Friday

Sophomore 1st Trimester ends

Sophomore Breakout Meetings for 2nd Trimester  
     4:15 p.m.
 

November

1-14

Monday

Spring 2017 Planning Period 

 

 

4

Friday

Sophomore 2nd Trimester begins

 

21

Monday

Extra Sophomore Colloquium will be scheduled for this day-Time TBA

No Monday Lunch

22

Tuesday

Thanksgiving Break Begins at the End of Classes 
 

28

Monday

Thanksgiving Break Ends,
     8:00 a.m.

December

7

Wednesday

Last Sophomore Colloquium

 

 9

Friday

Wesleyan Classes End

2nd Trimester Sophomore Tutorial Week 5 -Last Tutorial for the Fall Semester

Fall Senior Projects Due to Advisor

Last Friday Social for Fall Semester

 

12

Monday

Last Monday Lunch for the Fall Semester

CSS Holiday Party, CSS Lounge, 6:00 p.m.

 

13

Tuesday

Wesleyan Final Exams begin at 7:00 p.m.

 

18

Sunday

University Housing closes, noon

Spring Term 2017 (January  February  March  April May)

January

24

Tuesday

University Housing Opens, 9:00 a.m.

 

26

Thursday

Wesleyan Classes Begin
      Drop/Add Begins 8:30 a.m. 

1st Junior Colloquium 10:20-11:40 a.m.

For Seniors: A second substantial portion of Senior Thesis (probably one additional full chapter) should be ready for evaluation by your Senior Thesis advisor.

 

27

Friday

Junior Tutorials, Part I
     2:00-4:00 p.m.

2nd Trimester Sophomore Tutorial Meeting                         
     Week 6

First Friday Social of the Spring Semester

 

30

 

Monday

 

 

1st CSS Monday Lunch, Woodhead Lounge,

      noon-1:00 p.m.    

Last date for approval of Spring Semester Senior Project Proposals

February

8

Wednesday

Drop/Add Ends 11:59 p.m.


Last day to Register for Senior Thesis/Spring Senior Project Tutorials

10

Friday

Sophomore Tutorial Week 8, 2nd Trimester Ends 

Sophomore Breakout Meetings for 3rd Trimester, 4:15 p.m.

17

Friday

Sophomore 3rd Trimester Begins

March

10

Friday

Junior Tutorials--Part I, Ends

Last Friday Social before Mid-semester Break

Mid-semester Break Begins, 10:00 p.m.

 

27

Monday

Mid-semester Break Ends,
      8:00 a.m. Classes Resume

CSS Monday Lunch Resumes 

 

31

Friday

3rd Trimester Sophomore Tutorial Week 5

Junior Tutorials-Part II Begin

     2:00p.m.-4:00p.m. 

April

19

Wednesday

Senior Theses Due in E-Portfolio 4:00 p.m.

21

Week 8 Final Sophomore Tutorial
3rd Trimester Ends

May

May 1-May 8

Monday-Monday

Sophomore Written Comprehensive Exams

May 1

Monday

Final Monday Lunch

 

9

Tuesday

Final Junior Colloquium Class

 

10

Wednesday

Wesleyan Classes End

Senior Projects Due to Advisor and to CSS Administrative Assistant

 

12

Friday

Junior Tutorials--Part II, ends

CSS Picnic-Location: Front Lawn PAC Building 4:00 p.m. (Rain Location: Woodhead Lounge)

 

15

Monday

Arrival Reception for Sophomore and External Examiners
      4:30 p.m., CSS Lounge
      

 

16

Tuesday

Wesleyan Final Exams Begin

 

16-17

Tuesday-Wednesday

CSS Sophomore Oral Exams in CSS Library

 

17

Wednesday

Celebration Reception for Sophomores and External Examiners
      4:30 p.m., CSS Lounge

20

Saturday

University Housing closes, noon
 

 

 27

Saturday

Graduates & Families Reception,
      1:30-3:00 p.m., CSS Lounge
Alumni Reception
      3:00-5:00 p.m., CSS Lounge
 

 

 28

Sunday

185th Commencement