GEAUX Calendar 2013

Please note that the program begins MONDAY, AUGUST 12TH


The calendar is for the two weeks before classes begin in the fall: Monday, August 12th through Friday, August 23rd, 2013.
Unless otherwise noted, all sessions will be held in Lockett 244.

Monday, August 12th

  • 9:30: Meet at the Visitors' Center (on the corner of Dalrymple and Highland). Parking passes will be provided to anyone who needs them.
  • 10:00-11:00: Combinatorics
  • 11:00-12:00: Know Your Resources
  • 12:00-1:30: Pizza Lunch
  • 1:30-2:30: Campus Tour

Tuesday, August 13th

  • 10:00-11:00: Departmental Orientation: Paperwork and Computing
  • 11:00-12:00: Topology of the Real Line
  • 12:00-1:30: Lunch
  • 1:30-2:30: Problem Session
  • 2:30-3:30: Research Talks: Trevor McGuire, Matt Barnes, Eyad Said.
  • Evening Social Event: Game Night

Wednesday, August 14th

  • 10:00-11:00: Connectedness and Compactness
  • 11:00-12:00: Manifolds and Useful Examples
  • 12:00-1:30: Lunch
  • 1:30-2:30: Problem Session
  • 2:30-3:30: Graduate Student Panel: How to Survive Your First Year
  • 3:30-4:30: Graduate Student Ice Cream Social (Keisler Lounge, Lockett Hall)
  • Evening Social Event: $5 Calzone Night at Rotollo's

Thursday, August 15th

  • International Student Orientation (starts at 7:45).
  • 12:00-3:00: Advisement with Dr. Adkins
  • Evening Social Event: Potluck Dinner

Friday, August 16th

  • International Student Orientation (starts at 7:45).
  • 9:00-12:00: Advisement with Dr. Adkins
  • Evening Social Event: Frisbee on the Parade Grounds

Monday, August 19th

  • 10:00-11:00: Linear Algebra
  • 11:00-12:00: Group Theory
  • 12:00-1:30: Lunch
  • 1:30-2:30: Problem Session
  • 2:30-3:30: Research Talks: Ben Warren, Matthew Dawson
  • 3:30-4:40: Departmental Tea in Keisler Lounge

Tuesday, August 20th

  • 10:00-11:00: Ring Theory
  • 11:00-12:00: Problem Session
  • 12:00-1:30: Lunch
  • 1:30-4:30: R2R Orientation (REQUIRED!), Pleasant Hall
  • Evening Social Event: Buffalo Wild Wings

Wednesday, August 21st

  • 9:00-11:30: Advisement with Dr. Adkins
  • 12:00: Graduate Student Orientation (LSU Union)

Thursday, August 22nd

  • 10:00-11:00: Multivariable Calculus
  • 11:00-12:00: Measure Theory
  • 12:00-1:30: Lunch
  • 1:30-2:30: Problem Session
  • 2:30-3:30: Research Talks: Ben Harris, Kate Kearney
  • 3:30-4:30: Meet & Greet with Postdocs
  • Evening Social Event: Girls/Guys Night

Friday, August 23rd

  • 10:00-11:00: Interchanging Limits
  • 11:00-12:00: Problem Session
  • 12:00-1:30: Lunch
  • Evening Social Event: Barbeque
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