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Events

August 2019

  • August 9: Orientation Social Night at 5pm at High Cotton Brewing Co.
  • August 15: High Cotton Hangout at 5:30 pm
  • August 17: Memphis Touring at 10am
  • August 21: Quarterly Scientific Meeting from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
  • August 21: Belle Tavern Bingo from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
  • August 30: Trolley Night at 6:00 pm 

September 2019

  • September 5: Town Hall Meeting at 5:30 pm; location TBD
  • September 12 High Cotton Hangout at 5:30 pm
  • September 17Student Life Welcome Back Cookout from 11:00 am — 1:00 pm
  • September 18Hanover Research Grant Writing Workshop All day
  • September 20UTHSC Biomedical Symposium at Memphis Bioworks 8:00 am — 5:30 pm
  • September 20Symposium Social Celebration at the Orpheum Theatre from 6:00 pm — 10:00 pm
  • September 27Trolley Night at 6:00 pm 

October 2019

  • October 3Professional Development Workshop 3MT/Elevator Talk at 5:30 pm
  • October 10High Cotton Hangout at 5:30 pm
  • October 12Buffalo River Canoeing and Camping Trip
  • October 173MT Practice Rounds
  • October 243 Minute Thesis Practice Rounds at 5:30 pm
  • October 25Trolley Night at 6:00 pm

November 2019

  • November 13MT Preliminary Rounds at 5:30 pm
  • November 6Quarterly Scientific Meeting from 12:00 pm — 1:00 pm
  • November 153 Minute Thesis Competition from 5:00 pm — 7:00 pm
  • November 153MT Social Event; location TBD
  • November 14High Cotton Hangout at 5:30 pm
  • November 29Trolley Night at 6:00 pm

December 2019

  • December 12High Cotton Hangout at 5:30 pm
  • December 13Winter Social at 5:30 pm; location TBD

January 2020

January 9High Cotton Hangout at 5:30 pm

January 17Interview Weekend Dinner and Social

January 31Trolley Night at 6:00 pm

February 2020

  • February 5Quarterly Scientific Meeting at 12:00 pm — 1:00 pm
  • February 13High Cotton Hangout at 5:30 pm
  • February 21: Interview Weekend Dinner and Social
  • February 28Trolley Night at 6:00 pm 

March 2020

  • March 5Town Hall Meeting at 5:30 pm; location TBD
  • March 12High Cotton Hangout at 5:30 pm
  • March 27Trolley Night at 6:00 pm

April 2020

  • April 9High Cotton Hangout at 5:30 pm
  • April 24Graduate Research Day from 8:00 am — 5:00 pm
  • April 24Graduate Research Day Social at 5:30 pm; location TBD

May 2020

  • May 6Quarterly Scientific Meeting from 12:00 pm — 1:00 pm
  • May 14: High Cotton Hangout at 5:30 pm

June 2020

June 11High Cotton Hangout at 5:30 pm

  • Professional Development Workshops- Throughout the Year
  • Science Fair Community Outreach- Spring Semester
  • Awards Celebration/ White Coat Ceremony- Late May

Event Committee Chairs

  • GSEC Symposium: Jessica Baker and Manal Alshakhs
  • 3 Minute Thesis: Cory Parks
  • Graduate Research Day: Kamalika Samata and Kavya Annu
  • Social: Chris Pitzer, Briar Bell, and Bianca Jackson
  • Professional Development: Keyur Parmar and Stephanie Staszko
  • Community Outreach: Chidi Zacheaus and Kelsey North
  • Fundraising/Finances: Brittany Correia
  • Interview Weekend: Kelsey North and Briar Bell
  • Awards Ceremony: Jayce Weesner and Jessica Baker
  • Marketing/Communications: Jayce Weesner and Rebekah Honce

Last Published: Oct 16, 2019