The end of 2010 (and beginning of 2011) at a glance:
• Dec. 6: Last day of instruction
• Dec. 7: Reading day
• Dec. 8-15: Examinations (no exams scheduled for Saturday or Sunday)
• Dec. 17: Guildhall Fall 2010 Exhibition, SMU-in-Plano
• Dec. 18: Last day of term and official date for conferral of degrees
• Dec. 18: December Graduation Ceremony, 10 a.m., Moody Coliseum
• Dec. 24-31: University holidays
• Jan. 4-13: J Term 2011 at SMU-in-Plano
A fine time to give: SMU’s Central University Libraries continue the 2010 Food for Fines drive through Dec. 17. Every donation of a can or package of nonperishable food for the North Texas Food Bank equals a $2 credit toward outstanding library fines for SMU faculty, staff and students. The waiver applies to materials from Fondren Library Center, Hamon Arts Library and the ISEM Reading Room – drop off food donations at any of these libraries.
Everyone celebrate: SMU President R. Gerald Turner hosts the 2010 All-University Holiday Party at 3:30-5 p.m. Dec. 16 in the Martha Proctor Mack Grand Ballroom, Umphrey Lee Center.