This calendar includes dates that are not able to be published through the KU Events calendar (e.g., faculty meetings, etc.).


2019-2020 J-School Calendar

Aug. 21 Faculty/staff retreat 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Maceli's, 1031 New Hampshire St.
Aug. 26 First day of fall classes  
Sept. 2 Labor Day holiday  
Oct. 4 Faculty/staff meeting 1:30-3 p.m., 2092 Dole
Oct. 12-15 Fall break  
Oct. 24-25 J-School Generations all day
Oct. 24 J-School Career Fair Adams Alumni Center
Oct. 25 Adobe XD Creative Jam Adams Alumni Center
Nov. 27-Dec. 1 Thanksgiving break  
Dec. 13 Stop day  
Dec. 13  Faculty/staff meeting 10:30 a.m.-noon, follwed by lunch, location TBA
Dec. 16-20 Finals  
Dec. 21-Jan. 19 Winter break  
Jan. 20 Martin Luther King Jr. holiday  
Jan. 21 First day of spring semester  
Jan. 21 Ribbon-cutting ceremony for J-School students, faculty, staff 10:30 a.m., first floor, Stauffer-Flint Hall
Jan. 23 Stauffer-Flint Hall grand reopening ceremony 3 p.m., Stauffer-Flint Hall plaza
Feb. 3 Lecture: "No Votes for Women" featuring Teri Finneman Noon-12:30 p.m., Clarkson Gallery
Feb. 5  Doughnuts with the Dean 9-10 a.m., Clarkson Gallery
Feb. 7 Faculty/staff meeting 1:30-3 p.m., Room 206, Stauffer-Flint Hall
Feb. 10 Lecture: "William Allen White & Suffrage" featuring Beverley Olson Buller Noon, Clarkson Gallery
Feb. 27 KSPA Regional Conference All day, Kansas Union 
March 2 Lecture: "Violence Against Women" featuring Patricia Gaston 12:30 p.m., Clarkson Gallery
March 5 J-School Career Fair  1-4 p.m., Kansas Union
March 9-13 Spring break  
March 27 Faculty/staff meeting 1:30-3 p.m., Room 206, Stauffer-Flint Hall
April 6 Lecture: "Women and Leadership" featuring Angela Hendershot 12:30 p.m., Clarkson Gallery
April 16 CANCELED: William Allen White Day, Student Scholarships and Awards program and Burton W. Marvin News Enterprise Awards 3 p.m., Kansas Union, Ballroom
April 26 CANCELED: Doughnuts with the Dean 9-10 a.m., Clarkson Gallery
May 2 KSPA state contest ONLINE
May 8 Stop day  
May 12 Faculty/staff meeting Via Zoom
May 15 Last day of finals  
May 16 POSTPONED: J-School Recognition Ceremony 8:30 a.m., Lied Center


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