Questrom Key Dates for Academic Year 2017-18

Faculty Events

Faculty Meetings are scheduled from 2 pm – 4 pm in Hariri 208 on the following dates:

2017 2018
Friday, September 8 Friday, February 23
Friday, October 27 Friday, April 6
Friday, December 15 Friday, May 11

APT-Faculty Review Meetings are scheduled on the following dates:

Friday, September 15, 2017 from 9 am – 1 pm, Hariri 419

Thursday, October 5, 2017 from 3 pm – 6 pm, Hariri 419

Friday, October 6, 2017 from 9 am – 12 pm, Hariri 419

Friday, February 23, 2018 from 9 am – 12 pm, Hariri 419

Friday, April 13, 2018 from 9 am – 1 pm, Hariri 419

Note: the Dean’s Office will confirm meeting dates & times and which faculty ranks need attend in advance of each meeting. 

New Faculty Onboarding Orientation: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 from 5 pm – 7 pm, Hariri 424

Welcome Back Reception: Friday, September 8, 2017 from 4 pm – 6 pm, 4th Floor Dining Rooms

New Faculty Welcome Luncheon: Monday, September 18, 2017 from 12 pm – 2 pm, Hariri 426/428

Lunch with the Deans—Associate Professors: Tuesday, October 3, 2017 from 12 pm – 2 pm, Hariri 426

Lunch with the Deans—Lecturers: Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 12 pm – 2 pm, Hariri 428/430

Info Session for Associate Professor Promotions to Full : Tuesday, October 17, 2017 from 3:30 pm – 5 pm, Hariri 414

Lecturer Promotion Info Session: Tuesday, October 24, 2017 from 3:30 pm – 5 pm, Hariri 414

Tenure & Promotion Info Session for Assistant Professors: Tuesday, October 31, 2017 from 3:30 pm – 5 pm, Hariri 410

Questrom Data Blitz: Friday, November 3, 2017 from 10:30 am – 1:30 pm, Hariri 426/428

Teaching Workshop: Friday, November 17, 2017 from 10 am – 1:30 pm, Hariri 426/428

Holiday Celebration: Friday, December 15, 2017 from 4 pm – 6 pm, 4th Floor Dining Rooms

Teaching Workshop: Friday, February 9, 2018 from 2 pm – 5 pm, Hariri 426/428

Questrom Data Blitz: Friday, March 16, 2018 from 2 pm – 5 pm, Hariri 419

Lunch with the Deans—Non-Tenure Track Faculty: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 from 12 pm – 2 pm, Hariri 426/428

Faculty Retirement and Year-end Celebration: Friday, May 11, 2018 from 4 pm – 6 pm, 4th Floor Dining Rooms

Department Chair Meetings

Department Chair Meetings are scheduled on the following dates in the Dean’s Conference Room:

2017 2018
Friday, September 15, 1 pm – 3 pm (lunch served) Friday, February 9, 10 am – 12 pm
Friday, November 3, 2 pm – 4 pm Friday, March 2, 10 am – 12 pm
Friday, December 15, 10 am – 12 pm Friday, May 11, 10 am – 12 pm


Annual Merit Review Meetings

Friday, March 30, 2018 from 9:00am – 4:00pm, Room 424
Friday, April 6, 2018 from 9:00am – 1:00pm, Room 424

Dean’s Strategy Retreats & Leadership Luncheons

Dean’s Faculty-Staff Leadership Luncheons:

Friday, October 6, 2017 from 12 pm – 2 pm, Hariri 426/28

Friday, February 23, 2018 from 12 pm – 2 pm, Hariri 426/28

Dean’s Faculty Strategy Retreat:

Friday, April 20, 2018 from 9 am – 5 pm, Hariri 419 and Hariri 426/28

Dean’s Faculty-Staff Strategy Retreat:

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 from 9 am – 5 pm, Hariri 426/28

Committee/Department/PDC Meetings

Department Meetings should occur monthly. Please contact your department’s senior program coordinator for times and locations.

Undergraduate Program PDC: 4 pm – 6 pm on the third Thursday of each month in Hariri 114.

EMBA, MBA, HSM, MSDi, MSMS, MSMF PDCs, FPC, and all others: Every second Thursday 4 pm – 6 pm. Please check with the chair of your PDC to confirm meeting dates, times and locations.

Alumni Weekend

Thursday, September 14 – Sunday, September 17, 2017

Important University Dates

For the Fall 2017 semester, the first day of classes is Tuesday, September 5. The last day of classes will be Tuesday, December 12.

For the Spring 2018 semester, the first day of classes is Thursday, January 18. The last day of classes will be Wednesday, May 2.

Classes will not be held on the following days (Graduate and Undergraduate):

2017 2018
Monday, October 9—Columbus Day Monday, January 15—Martin Luther King Day
Monday, February 19—President’s Day
Monday, April 16—Patriot’s Day

Monday classes will be substituted on the following days in 2017/2018:

  • Tuesday, October 10
  • Tuesday, February 20
  • Wednesday, April 18

Thanksgiving Recess begins Wednesday, November 22, 2017. Classes resume Monday, November 27, 2017.

Spring Recess begins Saturday, March 3, 2018. Classes resume Monday, March 12, 2018.

Commencement Weekend is May 18 – 20, 2018.

Important Questrom Dates

Undergraduate Academic & Career Development Center

Monday 9/4/17 New Student Orientation
Friday 10/13/17 Family Weekend – Dean’s Reception
Saturday 10/14/17 Family Weekend – Lecture
Monday 10/16/17 –  Friday 10/27/17 Concentration Pop Up Series

Graduate Academic & Career Development Center

Friday 7/21/17 Summer Graduate Student Social
Monday 8/14/17 -Tuesday 8/15/17 International Student Orientation
Tuesday 8/15/17 –  Friday 8/18/17 MSMF LAUNCH
Monday 8/21/17 – Thursday 8/31/17 MF Preparatory Mathematics and Statistics Course
Wednesday 8/16/17 – Thursday 8/31/17 FT MBA – MBA-MSDi LAUNCH
Monday 8/28/17 & Tuesday 8/29/17 PhD LAUNCH
Tuesday 8/29/17 PEMBA LAUNCH
Friday 10/13/17 Golf
Tuesday 12/19/17 Full-time First Year Mod 2 Celebration
Friday 2/23/18 Kickoff to Graduation
April 2018 TBD Beta Gamma Sigma
Wednesday 5/2/18 MBA Promotion Ceremony