The University Seminars Calendar
Travel Fund Requests for fall, 2015, are due by September 8, 2015.
Travel Fund Requests for spring, 2016, are due by January 19, 2016.
Travel and conference funds are limited. Travel funds are not guaranteed; do not book speakers before securing funding. To share costs, we strongly encourage seminars to begin and replenish gift funds.
Conference funding requests should be submitted months ahead of the proposed date.
|Monday||Sep 7||Labor Day|
|Tuesday||Sep 8||AUTUMN TERM BEGINS|
|Monday-Tuesday||Sep 14-15||Rosh Hashanah (begins sunset on the 13th)|
|Wednesday||Sep 23||Yom Kippur (begins sunset on the 22nd)|
|Thursday||Sep 24||Id al-Adha (begins sunset on the 23rd)|
|Monday-Sunday||Sep 28-Oct 4||Succoth (begins sunset on the 27th)|
|Tuesday||Oct 20||General Committee Meeting 4-6pm (NEW)|
|Monday||Nov 2+||Academic Holiday|
|Tuesday||Nov 3*+||Election Day – University Holiday|
|Mondays||Nov 9, 16 and 23||Schoff Lecture Series|
|TBA||TBA||New Faculty Reception|
|Thursday-Friday||Nov 26-27*+||Thanksgiving Holidays|
|Monday-Monday||Dec 7-14||Hanukkah (begins sunset on the 6th)|
|Wednesday||Dec 18||AUTUMN TERM ENDS / Faculty House closes|
|Thursday-Friday||Dec 24-25*+||University Holidays|
The University Seminars office will be closed from 6:00pm on Wednesday, December 23, until 10:00am on Monday, January 4.
|Friday||Jan 1*+||University Holiday|
|Monday||Jan 18*+||Martin Luther King Day|
|Tuesday||Jan 19||SPRING TERM BEGINS / Faculty House reopens|
|Monday-Friday||Mar 14-18+||Spring Holidays / RECESS|
|Thursday||March 24||Purim (begins sunset on 23rd)|
|Friday||March 25||Good Friday|
|Sunday||March 27||Easter Sunday|
|Wednesday||April 13||University Seminars Annual Dinner (NEW)|
|Saturday-Saturday||April 23-30||Passover (begins sunset on 22nd)|
|Friday||May 13||SPRING TERM ENDS|
|Monday||May 30*+||Memorial Day|
|Friday||May 27||Faculty House closed for meetings/open for special events only|
*Dates shown with asterisk indicate days when offices on Morningside Campus are closed.
+Dates shown with cross indicate days when the Faculty House is closed for seminars and events.
The University Seminars office will be closed on Fridays from June 3 through August 26, 2016.