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College of Science Events Calendar - Spring 2019

Monday, January 14
First day of classes

Monday, January 21
Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday – no classes 

Tuesday, January 22
College of Science Winter Welcome
10:30-11:30 a.m. Life Sciences Building 1st floor lobby
COS students are welcome to come by for free cookies and hot cocoa as we celebrate the start of the new semester!

Wednesday, February 27
UTA Spring 2019 All Majors Job Fair
10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Maverick Activities Center

Friday, March 1
UTA Calculus Bowl
12:30 -5 p.m.
SEIR Room 298
Complete event information at

March 11-15
Spring Break vacation – no classes

Monday, March 18
Distinguished Women in Science Speaker Series
4 p.m., SEIR Building Room 294
Dr. Penny Beuning, professor, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Northeastern University
Reception precedes talk at 3:30 p.m. in SEIR 2nd floor atrium

Friday, March 29
Last day to drop classes; submit requests to advisor prior to 4 p.m.

Tuesday, April 2
Health Professions Texas Spring Swing
11 a.m. to 2 p.m., location TBA
Representatives of medical, dental, pharmacy and other health professions schools from around Texas will be on hand to answer students’ questions and provide information on admissions

Friday, April 12
COS Annual Celebration of Excellence by Students (ACES) symposium
9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Chemistry & Physics Building, Chemistry Research Building
A daylong symposium that showcases the best of our students’ research, with prizes awarded for the best poster and oral presentations

Friday, May 3
Last day of classes

Saturday, May 4
Departmental final exams

May 6-10
Final exams

Friday, May 10
College of Science Spring 2019 Commencement ceremony
7-9 p.m., College Park Center