Dean's Hour Schedule 2014-2015

Mondays 11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

If there are multiple mandatory events scheduled at the same time, cadets that are required to attend more than one event have the right to decide which to attend.  

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  DATE   TOPIC
LOCATION  SPEAKER / FACULTY
April 27, 2015      
April 20, 2015      
April 13, 2015      
April 9, 2015      
April 1, 2015 Hold for Dean    
March 23, 2015      
March 9, 2015      
March 2, 2015 Hold for Dean    
Feb. 23, 2015 Bystander Intervention Training
Mandatory for all Battalion 3rd Class cadets
TBD Col. Grace
Feb. 16, 2015 H.B. Johnson Distinguished Speaker
No other activities permitted

Report on the activities of the US Supreme Court
Gillis Theatre / Deans's Office Nina Totenberg, Legal affairs correspondent for NPR
Feb. 9, 2015      
Feb. 2, 2015 Bystander Intervention Training
Mandatory for all Battalion 3rd Class cadets
TBD Col. Grace
Jan. 26, 2015 H.B. Johnson Distinguished Speaker
No other activities permitted

Cameron Hall / Dean's Office Edward L. Ayers, President and Professor of History, University of Richmond
Jan. 19, 2015 Hold for Dean    
Dec. 8, 2014 Biology Student Colloquium
Mandatory for all biology majors
 MH135  Lt. Col. A. Alerding
Dec. 1, 2014 Hold for Dean    
Nov. 24, 2014      
Nov. 17, 2014 Biology Student Colloquium
Mandatory for all biology majors
 MH135  Lt. Col. A. Alerding
Nov. 10, 2014 Mandatory for all chemistry majors
Optional for all other cadets, faculty, and staff
MH 203 Alexander Snyder '09 discussing his profession as an Industrial Chemist
Maj. Harrison 
Nov. 3, 2014 Reagan Conference
Mandatory for 1st-, 2nd-, and 3rd-class history and international studies majors
Optional for other cadets, faculty, staff, and local community
No other activities permitted
 Gillis Theater Admiral James G. Stavridis, USN (ret)
Faculty in Charge: Lt. Col. B. Coleman
Oct. 27, 2014 1. Biology Student Colloquium
Mandatory for all biology majors
MH135 Lt. Col. A. Alerding
2. Marshall Library field trip
Mandatory for all cadets in HI200-01
Marshall Museum Col. McCleskey
3. Course meeting
Mandatory for all cadets enrolled in ERH 321WX-01
218 Scott Shipp Hall Col. E. Miller
4. Make-up class
Mandatory for cadets enrolled in ERH 101-07
219 Scott Shipp Maj. D. Garriott
5. Chemistry Research and Graduate School Seminar Mandatory for all chemistry majors 203 Maury Brooke Hall Professor Fraser, University of Virginia
Faculty in Charge: Maj. D. Harrison
Oct. 20, 2014 H.B. Johnson Distinguished Speaker
No other activities permitted
Gillis Theatre / Dean's Office Lt. Col. Dave Grossman, U.S. Army (Ret.) Director, Warrior Science Group, Author of On Killing On Combat
Oct. 13, 2014      
Oct. 8, 2014 Bystander Intervention Training
Mandatory for all 2nd Battalion rats
TBD Col. Grace
Oct. 6, 2014 NOT AVAILABLE - DTT traded for Oct. 8 ober CTT    
Sept. 29, 2014 1. Lecture, Cognitive Processes of Language Acquisition
Mandatory for cadets enrolled in SP450
TBD Lt. Col. Scott Frein, Dept. of Psychology
Faculty in Charge; Col. M. Dellinger
2. VMI Law School Fair
Optional for all Pre-Law Society cadets and any other interested cadets
Moody Hall Activities Room Maj. R. Holston
3. Bystander Intervention Training
Mandatory for all 1st Battalion rats
TBD Col. W. Grace
Sept. 22, 2014 1. Update on department changes and iInformation
Mandatory for all psychology majors
NEH Auditorium Ms. Waters
2. Biology Student Colloquium
Mandatory for all biology majors
MH135 Lt. Col. A. Alerding
3. Research Seminar
Mandatory for all chemistry majors
Mallory Hall 203 Professor Michael Shatruk, Professor at FSU
Faculty in Charge: Maj. D. Harrison
4. English meeting
Mandatory for all English majors
Lunch provided
CLE Hall of Valor Col. E. Miller
Sept. 15, 2014 Mandatory meeting for all psychology majors NEH Auditorium Ms. Waters
Sept. 15, 2014 Bystander Intervention Training
Mandatory for all 2nd Battalion rats (except psychology majors)
TBD Col. Grace
Sept. 8, 2014 Academic Convocation
No other activities permitted
Mandatory for all cadets
Cameron Hall / Dean's Office Keynote address by Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam