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Calendar of Events and Important Dates

Fall 2017

Date Event
September 6 Classes begin
September 8 Internship for credit deadline
September 8 Department meeting, 2:30 p.m., PMH 304
September 8 Faculty meeting, 3:30 p.m., Gannett Auditorium
September 9 Fall Faculty Party, 6 p.m. at the home of Susannah Mintz
September 10 Last day to add a class without a signature
September 11 Welcome new English majors, 6–7 p.m., PMH 304
September 18 Tea with Francoise Mouly, Pohndorff Room, Scribner Library, 2–3 p.m.
September 18 Fox Adler lecture with Francoise Mouly, Art Editor of the New Yorker, 5:30 p.m., Gannett Auditorium
September 18 Book signing with Francoise Mouly, 6:30 p.m., Gannett Auditorium lobby
September 20 Drop deadline and grade option (S/U) deadline
September 27 "Critical Futures: Literature and the Crisis of Climate," 7–9 p.m. with Professors Gogineni, Greaves, and Marx, Emerson Auditorium
October 3 Frances Steloff lecture, Claire Messud, 8 p.m., Gannett Auditorium
October 6 Department meeting, 2:30 p.m., PMH 304
October 6 Faculty meeting, 3:30 p.m., Gannett Auditorium
October 20–22 Celebration Weekend
October 24–26 2017–18 McCormack Resident Caryl Phillips. See Skidmore website for details.
October 30–Nov 3 Advising Week
November 1 Senior capstone meeting with Prof. Golden, 5:30–6:30 p.m., PMH 202
November 3 Department meeting, 2:30 p.m., PMH 304
November 3 Faculty meeting, 3:30 p.m., Gannett Auditorium
November 7 Registration for spring 2018 begins
November 15 Withdrawal deadline
November 18 Paradise Lost marathon read-a-thon with Professors Mintz and Wientzen, BOL 281 noon–3 p.m., PMH 300 3–6 p.m., then Wilson Chapel 6 p.m. til the last page!
November 22–26 Thanksgiving vacation
November 27 Ami Vitale video presentation and talk, Tang Teaching Museum, Payne Room, 7 p.m.
December 1 Department meeting, 2:30 p.m., PMH 304
December 1 Faculty meeting, 3:30 p.m., Gannett Auditorium
December 1 Reading and Panel Discussion with Sonya Chung, et al., Northshire Bookstore, 7:00 p.m.
December 8 Last day of classes
December 9–11 Study days
December 12–15 Final examinations
December 16 Fall semester ends
January 2 Fall grades due from faculty
January 26 Incomplete grades due from faculty

 

 

 

 

 

 

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