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Oct 6, 2022

Oct 6, 2022

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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The process of pursuing a tenure-track of teaching-track faculty position can be intimidating.  The good news is that if you're going out on the academic job market(s), there is support for you and your search here at the University of Iowa. In addition to support from faculty mentors, the Graduate College’s Grad Success Center also helps students who are going through the process of finding and applying for academic jobs at every stage from developing and drafting materials to interview an...

Oct 6, 2022

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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The University of Iowa’s Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition challenges graduate students to clearly and concisely articulate complex research to nonspecialist audiences. Prizes: Each contestant who advances to the Final Round will win a $250 cash prize. There will be additional prizes for: $1,000 for 1st place (decided by judges) and the option for funding to travel to Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools (MAGS) 2023. $500 for honorable mention (decided by judges). $250 for the...

Oct 6, 2022

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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Whatever the research you are doing, chances are, you’re working with research data. Small changes to your data management practices can make a big difference during research, and when you are ready to share the results. In this workshop, you’ll learn how to securely store and organize your data, keep track of changes to your files, create accompanying documentation, and submit your data for publication. Employing these practices will ensure that everyone, including you, can use and reuse yo...

Oct 7, 2022

Oct 7, 2022

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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The University of Iowa’s Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition challenges graduate students to clearly and concisely articulate complex research to nonspecialist audiences. Prizes: Each contestant who advances to the Final Round will win a $250 cash prize. There will be additional prizes for: $1,000 for 1st place (decided by judges) and the option for funding to travel to Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools (MAGS) 2023. $500 for honorable mention (decided by judges). $250 for the...

Oct 11, 2022

Oct 11, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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Not sure what REDCap is? Want to find out if REDCap is suitable for your research project? The REDCap Overview session will cover the basics of REDCap’s functionality and capability. No previous experience is needed. We cover the basic capabilities and the latest software enhancements. NOTE: This is not a hands-on course. After this training you will have a basic understanding of  REDCap’s capability.

Oct 11, 2022

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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EndNote Basic is a web-based citation management software that is freely available to all UI affiliates. It allows you to import, organize and format citations for papers, articles, etc. EndNote Basic is not the same as the desktop software, Endnote. PLEASE NOTE Class will be taught via Zoom. Advance registration is required. Registrants will be emailed the Zoom link 30 minutes before the class time.

Oct 11, 2022

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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Oct 11, 2022

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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This training will provide an in-depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally what information you gather from the specific cohort. We will also discuss next steps on getting data extracted for research. After this training you will have a thorough understanding of how to use TriNetX and what the process is to get data extracted for research studies.

Oct 12, 2022

Oct 12, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

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This training is a basic overview of REDCap. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the project, repeating instruments, enabling surveys, project testing, and ending with production mode. After this training, you will have a baseline competency in REDCap.

Oct 12, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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Both databases are multidisciplinary and allow you to measure scholarly impact. This hands-on session will show you • how to quickly find the articles you need for you research or systematic review in each database • how to track an article’s cited and citing references in each database • how to find journal ‘Impact Factors’ using the Journal Citation Reports of Web of Science • how to determine an author’s h-index • how to identify a researcher and her/his publication track with Scopus...

Oct 13, 2022

Oct 13, 2022

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

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Post-Acute and Long-Term Care ECHO: Staff Well-Being Training Series The Iowa Geriatric Education Center and St. Louis University invite you to join the Post-Acute and Long-Term Care ECHO (PAC/LTC). This fall, ECHO sessions co-presented by leaders in Kansas and Iowa will focus on health promotion and wellness for staff and residents alike. The no-cost, collaborative and interactive online training programs introduce Age Friendly care as a framework for guiding staff...

Oct 13, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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This training is a basic overview of REDCap that is hands-off/lecture. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the project, repeating instruments, enabling surveys, project testing, and ending with production mode. You will follow along with the instructor visually. After this training you will have a baseline competency in REDCap.

Oct 13, 2022

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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EMBASE is a biomedical and pharmaceutical database containing bibliographic records with abstracts. Although there is overlap with records from PubMed, there are also many unique records. This hands-on session will show you how to conduct basic searches using EMBASE’s quick search box, how to conduct searches using EMTREE subject headings, and how to use subheadings for drug and disease topics. PLEASE NOTE Class will be taught via Zoom. Advance registration is required. Registrants will be...

Oct 13, 2022

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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The process of pursuing a tenure-track of teaching-track faculty position can be intimidating.  The good news is that if you're going out on the academic job market(s), there is support for you and your search here at the University of Iowa. In addition to support from faculty mentors, the Graduate College’s Grad Success Center also helps students who are going through the process of finding and applying for academic jobs at every stage from developing and drafting materials to interview an...

Oct 18, 2022

Oct 18, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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This training will cover REDCap surveys and logic. From enabling surveys to automatic survey invitations, we'll demonstrate the full survey functionality in REDCap. In addition, we'll cover hiding/showing fields with branching logic, calculating the difference between two dates with a calculated field, and other logical functions available in REDCap. After this training, you will have the ability to create and send surveys in a variety of ways as well as creating more complex projects using ...

Oct 19, 2022

Oct 19, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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This course assumes participants have a basic understanding of building instruments and surveys in REDCap. This training will cover the different ways to view and manage data in REDCap including data quality rules, custom record status dashboards, and creating reports as well as importing and exporting data. After this training, you will be able to create complex reports for viewing and exporting, import data from external sources, and check for discrepancies in your data.

Oct 19, 2022

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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Come join us for a presentation with staff from Academic Advising Center and the College of Nursing. The goal is to help students interested in nursing: Explore the Major Understand Requirements Strengthen their Application Ask Questions

Oct 20, 2022

Oct 20, 2022

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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NIH will begin requiring a Data Management and Sharing Plan (DMSP) all NIH funding proposals starting Jan. 23, 2023. This session will help you create a useful and well-written plan that meets the requirements and can be put into practice in your project. We’ll dig into each section of a plan, including: describing the types of data for your proposed project; standards for data and metadata; selecting a repository; addressing preservation and access requirements; and considerations for acces...

Oct 27, 2022

Oct 27, 2022

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

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This training will provide an in-depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally what information you gather from the specific cohort. We will also discuss next steps on getting data extracted for research. After this training you will have a thorough understanding of how to use TriNetX and what the process is to get data extracted for research studies.

Oct 27, 2022

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

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Post-Acute and Long-Term Care ECHO: Staff Well-Being Training Series The Iowa Geriatric Education Center and St. Louis University invite you to join the Post-Acute and Long-Term Care ECHO (PAC/LTC). This fall, ECHO sessions co-presented by leaders in Kansas and Iowa will focus on health promotion and wellness for staff and residents alike. The no-cost, collaborative and interactive online training programs introduce Age Friendly care as a framework for guiding staff...

Nov 3, 2022

Nov 3, 2022

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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The session will offer a framework for conducting a quality health sciences literature review for scholarly projects or publication. Learn tips about how to identify sources, use appropriate search techniques, organize results, and synthesize the body of literature to successfully prepare a review. Key differences in search methodology for reviews in the health sciences will be described, with examples provided. Although introductory material regarding systematic and scoping reviews will be ...

Nov 4, 2022

Nov 4, 2022

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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The University of Iowa’s Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition challenges graduate students to clearly and concisely articulate complex research to nonspecialist audiences. Prizes: Each contestant who advances to the Final Round will win a $250 cash prize. There will be additional prizes for: $1,000 for 1st place (decided by judges) and the option for funding to travel to Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools (MAGS) 2023. $500 for honorable mention (decided by judges). $250 for the...

Nov 7, 2022

Nov 7, 2022

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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Andy Code, 2022 recipient of the UI’s International Impact Award, and Global Student awardees yet to be named, will be honored on the Nov. 7 WorldCanvass which officially opens the UI’s celebration of International Education Week (Nov. 14-18). In an exciting new partnership between International Programs and the UI Stanley Museum of Art, the 2022-23 WorldCanvass season of live, internationally focused conversations will be held in the museum’s stunning new home adjacent to the UI Main Librar...

Nov 8, 2022

Nov 8, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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Not sure what REDCap is? Want to find out if REDCap is suitable for your research project? The REDCap Overview session will cover the basics of REDCap’s functionality and capability. No previous experience is needed. We cover the basic capabilities and the latest software enhancements. NOTE: This is not a hands-on course. After this training you will have a basic understanding of REDCap’s capability.

Nov 8, 2022

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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EndNote is a reference management tool that helps you to easily gather together your references in one place, organize them, and then insert them into papers and format them in a style of your choosing. This session will walk you through the basics of using EndNote to collect and format your citations. The class will be hands-on, and there will be time for questions at the end.

Nov 8, 2022

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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This training will provide an in-depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally what information you gather from the specific cohort. We will also discuss next steps on getting data extracted for research. After this training you will have a thorough understanding of how to use TriNetX and what the process is to get data extracted for research studies.

Nov 9, 2022

Nov 9, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

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This training is a basic overview of REDCap. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the project, repeating instruments, enabling surveys, project testing, and ending with production mode. After this training, you will have a baseline competency in REDCap.

Nov 9, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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NIH will begin requiring a Data Management and Sharing Plan (DMSP) all NIH funding proposals starting Jan. 23, 2023. This session will help you create a useful and well-written plan that meets the requirements and can be put into practice in your project. We’ll dig into each section of a plan, including: describing the types of data for your proposed project; standards for data and metadata; selecting a repository; addressing preservation and access requirements; and considerations for acces...

Nov 10, 2022

Nov 10, 2022

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

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SIM-IA will be attending the conference all three days. Our truck will be parked in the exhibition hall throughout the conference.

Nov 10, 2022

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

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Post-Acute and Long-Term Care ECHO: Staff Well-Being Training Series The Iowa Geriatric Education Center and St. Louis University invite you to join the Post-Acute and Long-Term Care ECHO (PAC/LTC). This fall, ECHO sessions co-presented by leaders in Kansas and Iowa will focus on health promotion and wellness for staff and residents alike. The no-cost, collaborative and interactive online training programs introduce Age Friendly care as a framework for guiding staff...

Nov 10, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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This training is a basic overview of REDCap that is hands-off/lecture. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the project, repeating instruments, enabling surveys, project testing, and ending with production mode. You will follow along with the instructor visually. After this training you will have a baseline competency in REDCap.

Nov 11, 2022

Nov 11, 2022

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

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SIM-IA will be attending the conference all three days. Our truck will be parked in the exhibition hall throughout the conference.

Nov 12, 2022

Nov 12, 2022

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

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SIM-IA will be attending the conference all three days. Our truck will be parked in the exhibition hall throughout the conference.

Nov 13, 2022

Nov 13, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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This training will cover REDCap surveys and logic. From enabling surveys to automatic survey invitations, we'll demonstrate the full survey functionality in REDCap. In addition, we'll cover hiding/showing fields with branching logic, calculating the difference between two dates with a calculated field, and other logical functions available in REDCap. After this training, you will have the ability to create and send surveys in a variety of ways as well as creating more complex projects using ...

Nov 14, 2022

Nov 14, 2022

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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Explore the John Martin Rare Book Room’s rich collection of rare and historical medical materials! This session will introduce you to the JMRBR collection — over 6,400 items which span the of breadth of Western medical scholarship. We will also discuss how to search for, request, and use items from the collection. PLEASE NOTE Class will be taught via Zoom. Advance registration is required. Registrants will be emailed the Zoom link 30 minutes before the class time.

Nov 15, 2022

Nov 15, 2022

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Open Access to scientific literature is one of the most hotly debated topics in scholarly publishing. This workshop will provide an overview of what scientists need to know when making their research open access. We will cover the basics of what we mean by open access, how open access relates to the NIH Public Access policy, open access journals in the biomedical sciences, predatory publishing scams, and best practices for evaluating your open access options. PLEASE NOTE Class will be taug...

Nov 16, 2022

Nov 16, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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Data Handling covers the basic "must know" items for transforming your data using Excel and Sublime. Basic understanding of Excel is recommended prior to taking this course. Excel Topics Covered Bringing Data into Excel Making it easier to view & understand your data Categorizing raw data Creating a basic calculation? Vlookup Totals Tables Pivot tables Sublime Topics Covered Finding data Editing multiple rows of data at once Cleaning Data

Nov 16, 2022

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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EndNote is a reference management tool that helps you to easily gather together your references in one place, organize them, and then insert them into papers and format them in a style of your choosing. This session will walk you through the basics of using EndNote to collect and format your citations. The class will be hands-on, and there will be time for questions at the end. PLEASE NOTE Class will be taught via Zoom. Advance registration is required. Registrants will be emailed the Zoom...

Nov 17, 2022

Nov 17, 2022

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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The University of Iowa College of Public Health has selected David R. Williams, the Florence and Laura Norman Professor of Public Health and chair of social and behavioral sciences at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, as the 2022 recipient of the Richard and Barbara Hansen Leadership Award. Williams will speak on "Understanding and Effectively Addressing Inequities in Health."  Williams, also a professor of African and African American studies and sociology at Harvard Universi...

Nov 29, 2022

Nov 29, 2022

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Nearly everyone works with data in spreadsheets or tables. This workshop will provide you with hands-on experience in using a free tool, called OpenRefine, to check data in spreadsheets, and fix some common issues, from typos to splitting columns. OpenRefine is easy to use, will save you a lot of time, and it keeps track of the changes you’ve made so you can reuse them or roll them back. This workshop can be tailored for specific groups and disciplines. Follow-up sessions and individual con...

Dec 6, 2022

Dec 6, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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Not sure what REDCap is? Want to find out if REDCap is suitable for your research project? The REDCap Overview session will cover the basics of REDCap’s functionality and capability. No previous experience is needed. We cover the basic capabilities and the latest software enhancements. NOTE: This is not a hands-on course. After this training you will have a basic understanding of REDCap’s capability.

Dec 6, 2022

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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This training will provide an in-depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally what information you gather from the specific cohort. We will also discuss next steps on getting data extracted for research. After this training you will have a thorough understanding of how to use TriNetX and what the process is to get data extracted for research studies.

Dec 7, 2022

Dec 7, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Virtual Event

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This training is a basic overview of REDCap. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the project, repeating instruments, enabling surveys, project testing, and ending with production mode. After this training, you will have a baseline competency in REDCap.

Dec 8, 2022

Dec 8, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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This training is a basic overview of REDCap that is hands-off/lecture. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the project, repeating instruments, enabling surveys, project testing, and ending with production mode. You will follow along with the instructor visually. After this training you will have a baseline competency in REDCap.

Dec 8, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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EndNote is a reference management tool that helps you to easily gather together your references in one place, organize them, and then insert them into papers and format them in a style of your choosing. This session will walk you through the basics of using EndNote to collect and format your citations. The class will be hands-on, and there will be time for questions at the end. PLEASE NOTE: Class will be taught via Zoom. Advance registration is required. Registrants will be emailed the Zoo...

Dec 13, 2022

Dec 13, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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This training will cover REDCap surveys and logic. From enabling surveys to automatic survey invitations, we'll demonstrate the full survey functionality in REDCap. In addition, we'll cover hiding/showing fields with branching logic, calculating the difference between two dates with a calculated field, and other logical functions available in REDCap. After this training, you will have the ability to create and send surveys in a variety of ways as well as creating more complex projects using ...

Dec 14, 2022

Dec 14, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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MyCap makes it easy for researchers to capture participant/patient reported outcomes using mobile devices. We will demonstrate a how a participant interacts with MyCap, how the REDCap Team constructs instruments and tasks and how a research study team can enroll participants, message participants, view and interact with participant data. After this training you will have an understanding of how to use REDCap MyCap.

Dec 14, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 PM

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Using images can add interest to your assignments and presentations, but do you know where to find good images and how to ensure that you use those images ethically? This workshop will help you understand copyright, creative common licenses, and public domain. You will also learn where to search for stock and health sciences images and how to cite your images appropriately. PLEASE NOTE Class will be taught via Zoom. Advance registration is required. Registrants will be emailed the Zoom lin...

Dec 15, 2022

Dec 15, 2022

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

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This training will provide an in-depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally what information you gather from the specific cohort. We will also discuss next steps on getting data extracted for research. After this training you will have a thorough understanding of how to use TriNetX and what the process is to get data extracted for research studies.

Dec 15, 2022

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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This hands-on session will help you improve your searching through best practices for basic and advanced searching and show you features for saving or exporting citations. The session will also help you understand medical subject headings (MeSH) and how they improve your search as well as the benefits of a MyNCBI account. PLEASE NOTE: Class will be taught via Zoom. Advance registration is required. Registrants will be emailed the Zoom link 30 minutes before the class time.

Dec 17, 2022

Dec 17, 2022

9:00 AM

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Doors open one hour prior to the start of the ceremony. No tickets required.

Feb 14, 2023
Apr 11, 2023
May 13, 2023

May 13, 2023

9:00 AM

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Doors open one hour prior to the start of the ceremony.

Dec 16, 2023

Dec 16, 2023

9:00 AM

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Date and Time and subject to change; the venue and location will be published the session prior. Doors open one hour prior to the start of the ceremony.

May 11, 2024

May 11, 2024

9:00 AM

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Date and Time and subject to change; the venue and location will be published the session prior. Doors open one hour prior to the start of the ceremony.

Dec 21, 2024

Dec 21, 2024

9:00 AM

Hancher Auditorium,

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Date and Time and subject to change; the venue and location will be published the session prior. Doors open one hour prior to the start of the ceremony.

May 17, 2025

May 17, 2025

9:00 AM

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Date and Time and subject to change; the venue and location will be published the session prior. Doors open one hour prior to the start of the ceremony.

Dec 20, 2025

Dec 20, 2025

9:00 AM

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Date and Time and subject to change; the venue and location will be published the session prior. Doors open one hour prior to the start of the ceremony.