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7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Weaver's PRP Crisis Simulation - Negotiation Space (LBJ School Events)
Location: Barbara Jordan Nook - Third Floor
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Weaver's PRP Crisis Simulation - Negotiation Space (LBJ School Events)
Location: LBJ School Third Floor Lounge
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Weaver's PRP Crisis Simulation - Negotiation Space (LBJ School Events)
Location: LBJ School Second Floor Lounge
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Weaver's PRP Crisis Simulation - Negotiation Space (LBJ School Events)
Location: Third Floor Open Space - Strauss Area
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Weaver's PRP Crisis Simulation - Negotiation Space (LBJ School Events)
Location: CCAPS Area Open Work Space
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Weaver's PRP Crisis Simulation - Negotiation Space (LBJ School Events)
Location: Third Floor Open Space - RGK Area
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Weaver's PRP Crisis Simulation - Negotiation Space (LBJ School Events)
Location: Second Floor Study Space - West Lobby
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Weaver's PRP Crisis Simulation - Negotiation Space (LBJ School Events)
Location: Second Floor Study Space - Graduate Adviser Area
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Secession Redux: Lessons for the EU (UT Events)
Location: SRH 3.122
Description: Several EU states and potential EU candidates face secessionist movements, violent or otherwise. It is vital and timely, therefore, to assess the lessons learned from recent US and EU policy ... (more)
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Dr. Weaver's PRP - Crisis Simulation (LBJ School Events)
Location: Third Floor Lobby
Description: Dr. Weaver's PRP practice
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
PR Meeting for May Graduates: Writing the Abstract (OSAP)
Location: SRH 3.314/3.355
Description: You should attend if you are are writing a Professional Report for May 2013 graduation. In preparation for the March 22nd submission of your first draft, this seminar will help you write a strong ... (more)
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Strauss/RGK Meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: Bass Lecture Hall
Description: Strauss/RGK
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
PhD Student Dissertation Defense (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.216/3.219
Description: This event is for my doctoral dissertation defense. This defense will be from 1pm to 3:30pm on March 1, 2013. The chair of my dissertation committee is Dr. David Eaton. Another four committee members ... (more)
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
conference call (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.316/3.350
Description: Conference call with Columbia
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Service Scholars Meeting (LBJ School Events)
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2013 CHASP/SHEP Student-Alumni Mixer (LBJ School Events)
Location: AT&T Conference Center - Tejas Dining Room
Description: The Center for Health and Social Policy and Social, Health, and Economic Policymakers are pleased to invite you to the 2013 CHASP/SHEP Student-Alumni Mixer:

On Friday, March 1, join CHASP and ... (more)
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
AWC fellows speaker (UT Events)
Location: SRH 3.212/3.221
Description: Fellows meet with COL
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
DSIC Weekly Meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.312
12:05 PM - 12:55 PM
Speed-Interview Event (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.124
Description: An opportunity to practice interview skills with career services
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
International Opportunities and Summer DC Program (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.122
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Rima Petrossian, PhD Student Dissertation Defense (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.220
Description: This event is for my doctoral dissertation defense. This defense will be from 2pm to 4pm on March 4, 2013. The chair of my dissertation committee is Dr. David Eaton. Another three committee members ... (more)
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
TexProtects Intern Meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.214
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Baines Report & LBJ Journal Meeting (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.122
Description: All are welcome to the first Baines Report and LBJ Journal meeting of the semester Monday, March 4. Issue topics will be up for discussion as well as podcast and video blog
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Practicing Concision and the Active Voice (OSAP)
Location: SRH 3.314/3.355
Description: Many public policy genres require you to be concise and use active voice. In this seminar, you will learn ways to identify and revise both wordy text and the passive voice. We will also discuss the ... (more)
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
PAACC Meeting (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.220
Description: Monthly meeting for
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Crook Fellowship Information Session (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.122
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
International economics group meeting (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.216/3.219
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Dr. Jeremi Suri presents "Leadership Thinking" (UT Events)
Location: Bass Lecture Hall
Description: Gifted leaders sometimes fail because they rely on previously successful strategies and practices that are no longer appropriate for their changing world. Too often leaders are able to see the ... (more)
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
PRP Meeting (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.312
8:45 AM - 11:00 AM
AWC Fellows meeting (UT Events)
Location: SRH 3.312
Description: AWC Fellows meet with Dr.
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
NSF Grant Opportunity Planning Session (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.214
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
GPAC Brown Bag (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.124
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
International Economics group meeting (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.312
12:15 PM - 1:55 PM
Dan Schueftan, Director of the National Security Studies Center at the University of Haifa Israel, presents "The Middle East in Transition: Implications for the US and Israel" (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.122
Description: The LBJ School of Public Affairs will welcome Dr. Dan Schueftan, Director of the National Security Studies Center at the University of Haifa Israel, on March 6 at 12:15 PM in SRH 3.122 for a talk ... (more)
5:01 PM - 9:00 PM
2013 Student Leadership Conference Wrap-Up (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.216/3.219
Description: Final team meeting and debrief session for the 2013 Student Leadership
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
QEP Info Session (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.220
Description: This Information Session is designed for those who have passed the Foreign Service Officer Test (FSOT) and who seek advice on how to structure their narratives for the Qualifications Evaluation ... (more)
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
LBJ School Alumni Reception in Houston (OSAP)
Location: Strata Restaurant & Bar
Description: Dean Robert Hutchings cordially invites alumni of the LBJ School to attend a cocktail reception on Wednesday, March 6, 2013 in Houston, Texas.

Mix and mingle with your fellow alumni and hear about ... (more)
12:15 PM - 1:55 PM
Hold for HMS (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.314/3.355
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Losing Heart? The Effect of Job Displacement on Health (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.216/3.219
Description: Sandra E. Black currently holds the Rapoport Chair in Economics at the University of Texas at Austin. She received her B.A. in economics from the University of California at Berkeley in 1991 and her ... (more)
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
CFRP Meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.214
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Hold for Jennifer (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.312
5:15 PM - 6:45 PM
Public Financial Management Midterm Exam Review (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.124
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
CANCELED: How Free is the World? A Status Report (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.122
Description: On Thursday, March 7th, the UT Alexander Hamilton Society will host Freedom House President David J. Kramer for an event to discuss recent progress and setbacks in the global march toward liberty. ... (more)
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Strauss Meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.316/3.350
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Hold for Dean's Office (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.122
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Acting Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Rose Gottemoeller (UT Events)
Location: SRH 3.384 - Dean's Conference Room
Description: The Cold War ended over 20 years ago, and for the average American the threat of nuclear war seemed to drift away. When was the last time you even heard of someone doing a duck-and-cover drill? But ... (more)
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Mark Oshiro Reading (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.216/3.219
Description: Mark Oshiro will read excerpts of his new books and take
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
DSIC Weekly Meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.312
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2013 J&C Debrief Meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.212/3.221
Description: Private planning
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Strauss Meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.316/3.350
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Hold for Dean's Office (LBJ Administration)
Location: Bass Lecture Hall
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Dissertation Defense (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.124
Description: I will be defending my PhD dissertation entitled Saving Water in
1:05 PM - 8:30 PM
Hold for Jeremi Suri (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.124
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
TexProtects Intern Meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.220
5:15 PM - 7:30 PM
GPAC Meeting (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.122
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
DSIC Weekly Meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.312
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Kennedy, Vietnam, and Audience Costs (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.122
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
Service Week Opportunity: Packing Lunches for the Trinity Center (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.124
Description: Preparing/packing sack lunches to be distributed by the Trinity Center, a drop-in day shelter serving the spiritual, emotional, and physical needs of people experiencing homelessness and poverty in ... (more)
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
PRP Meeting (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.312
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
History and Policy Class Meeting with Dr. Marc Trachtenberg (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.212/3.221
Description: Students in Professor Gavin's History and Policy class will have a class discussion with ISSS guest speaker Dr. Marc Trachtenberg following his
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Leadership meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.312
Description: Class group meeting with
10:45 AM - 1:45 PM
US Army War College Fellows meeting (UT Events)
Location: SRH 3.360
Description: Meeting for AWC Fellows and COL
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Joyce Wilson, City Manager of El Paso discusses urban policy. Co-sponsored by CLASS and GPAC. (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.124
Description: This is the second in the Terrell Blodgett Urban Brown Bag
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tech run through (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.124
Description: tech run
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Getting Back to Abnormal (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.216/3.219
Description: Election time in New Orleans: Corruption. Racism. Dancing in the streets. And one loose- lipped pol trying to get re-elected. Let the good times roll.

New Orleans' long history of political ... (more)
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
CHASP Under the Dome Alumni Speaker Series (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.212/3.221
Description: CONCEPT
A new series of casual, candid conversations between current LBJ students and featured alumni now working in or around the Texas Capitol on social, health, economic, education, or related ... (more)
2:05 PM - 4:00 PM
EMPL Web Subcommittee (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.360
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Advisory Council Meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.124
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Advisory Council Luncheon (LBJ Administration)
Location: LBJ School First Floor Lobby
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
CFRP Meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.214
12:05 PM - 2:00 PM
Deloitte Networking Luncheon (Career Resources)
Location: SRH 3.122
Description: Representatives from Deloitte Consulting will provide Information tables and simulate client engagement conversations with students. Lunch will be
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Introduction to the Professional Report (OSAP)
Location: SRH 3.314/3.355
Description: All December 2013 and May 2014 graduates interested in writing a PR should attend. (This is for all students completing the PR, whether you are registered for PR hours through LBJ or through another ... (more)
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Strauss Meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.316/3.350
5:00 PM - 12:30 PM
2013 Alumni Reunion Weekend & Distinguished Public Service Award Reception (OSAP)
Description: The LBJ School's annual alumni reunion weekend and Distinguished Public Service Award reception.

Friday, March 22
5 to 5:30 p.m. Tour the School (renovated in 2009) with Current Students
5:30 ... (more)
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Networking and Communication: The Art of Small Talk (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.122
Description: Trey Guinn, a communication coach recommended by McCombs, will give a short presentation of the basics of networking, clear communication, and small talk. Whether you are headed to the LBJ Alumni ... (more)
11:00 PM - 2:00 PM
LBJ School Advisory Council Luncheon (LBJ Administration)
Location: LBJ School Third Floor Lounge
5:00 PM - 12:30 PM
2013 Alumni Reunion Weekend & Distinguished Public Service Award Reception (OSAP)
Description: The LBJ School's annual alumni reunion weekend and Distinguished Public Service Award reception.

Friday, March 22
5 to 5:30 p.m. Tour the School (renovated in 2009) with Current Students
5:30 ... (more)
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Accepted Student Open House (LBJ School Events)
Location: LBJ School First Floor Lobby
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
DSIC Weekly Meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.312
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Accepted Student Welcome Luncheon (LBJ School Events)
Location: Bass Lecture Hall Foyer
11:30 AM - 12:55 PM
Hold for OSAP (OSAP)
Location: SRH 3.124
12:05 PM - 2:05 PM
Public Financial Management Makeup Exam (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.214
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Congressional Reform Workshops (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.122
Description: Professor Angela Evan's class will present their findings from the The Reclamation of the United States
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Hold for OSAP (OSAP)
Location: Bass Lecture Hall
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
TexProtects Intern Meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.220
5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
Energy Forum-Connected (LBJ School Events)
Location: Bass Lecture Hall
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
LRGWI PRP Film Group editor's round table discussion (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.360
Description: Editors for the LRGWI documentary film group will review the film's current status and make suggestions to move
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
International Security Speaker Series Event with John Mearsheimer (LBJ School Events)
Location: Bass Lecture Hall
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
PRP Meeting (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.312
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Cfrp meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.214
11:45 AM - 1:55 PM
NAPA Luncheon (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.214
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
GPAC Brown Bag (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.124
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration Training Conference (Career Resources)
Location: Bass Lecture Hall
Description: Representatives from the Dept. of Commerce, Economic Development Administration will provide information and training on how to allocate funds, benchmark requirements, compile reports and track ... (more)
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
CCAPS Brown Bag Seminar (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.316/3.350
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Private Reception for Bob O'Neill (LBJ Administration)
Description: Concluding this year'sTerrell Blodgett Urban Management
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
NSF Workshop Discussion (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.214
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
AWC Fellows (UT Events)
Location: SRH 3.316/3.350
Description: AWC Fellows meet with Dr.
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration Training Conference (Career Resources)
Location: Bass Lecture Hall
Description: Representatives from the Dept. of Commerce, Economic Development Administration will provide information and training on how to allocate funds, benchmark requirements, compile reports and track ... (more)
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
Prof. Mat. AEM Review (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.220
Description: Review Lessons 8 and 9 of AEM - to wit, Project
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Teach for America Austin Alumni Association 6th Annual Policy Forum: A Conversation on Teacher Quality (UT Events)
Location: SRH 3.122
Description: The TFA Austin Alumni Association's 6th Annual Policy Forum will focus on Teacher Quality. The event will feature Tim Daly, President of The New Teacher Project, and State Representative Mark ... (more)
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
LRGWI PRP Film Group editors round table discussion (LBJ School Events)
Location: SRH 3.360
Description: Editors for the LRGWI documentary film group will review the film's current status and make suggestions to
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Review of Ernst and Young Summer Internship (Student Meetings)
Location: SRH 3.214
Description: Prof Evans will discuss with interested students a possible summer internship opportunity at Ernst and Young in Washington
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Strauss Meeting (LBJ Administration)
Location: SRH 3.316/3.350