KU Career Fair

Wednesday, 10 February | 1:00PM - 5:00PM

Kansas Union | 1301 Jayhawk Blvd.  | Lawrence, Kansas 66045-7548

Baker students are invited to attend career fairs held in the Kansas Union in Lawrence.

Have your resume ready and visit with employers to learn about jobs and internships at this large local career fair.

Contact Susan Wade at susan.wade@bakerU.edu for more information.

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Faculty Art Show

Thursday, 11 February - Saturday, February 27, 2016  

Holt-Russell Gallery (in Parmenter Hall) | 706 Dearborn  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Artists

Inge Balch | Ceramics

Russell Horton | Oils on canvas

Gallery Hours

Monday-Friday | 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday | Noon - 5 p.m.

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Founders Day Celebration

Thursday, 11 February | 11:00AM 

Baldwin First United Methodist Church | 704 8th St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

A Faithful Legacy

Bishop Scott Jones will deliver the keynote address as we celebrate Baker’s longstanding relationship with the United Methodist Church. Read More

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KU Engineering & Computing Career Fair

Thursday, 11 February | 12:00PM - 4:00PM

Kansas Union | 1301 Jayhawk Blvd.  | Lawrence, Kansas 66045-7548

Baker students are invited to attend career fairs held in the Kansas Union in Lawrence. Students must register before the event. Contact Susan Wade in Baker’s Career Services.

Have your resume ready and visit with employers to learn about jobs and internships at this large local career fair.

Contact Susan Wade at susan.wade@bakerU.edu for more information.

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High School Honor Band Festival and Concert

Thursday, 11 February | 7:00PM 

Rice Auditorium | 404 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Baker University will host its 18th annual High School Honor Band Festival for more than 100 area high school musicians. The daylong festival concludes with a 7 p.m. concert in Rice Auditorium on the Baldwin City campus. Admission is free. Learn More

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Point o’ Pines Recruiting Event

Wednesday, 17 February | 10:30AM - 2:30PM

Long Student Center | 615 Dearborn  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Contact Susan Wade at susan.wade@bakerU.edu for more information.

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Faculty Art Show Opening Reception

Thursday, 18 February | 5:00PM - 7:00PM

Holt-Russell Gallery (in Parmenter Hall) | 706 Dearborn  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Artists

Inge Balch | Ceramics

Russell Horton | Oils on canvas

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Coffee & Conversation With Alumni & Friends

Thursday, 25 February | 9:00AM - 10:30AM

Black Dog Coffeehouse | 12815 W. 87th St. Pkwy.  | Lenexa, Kansas 66215

Join President Dr. Lynne Murray, Baker alumni, and friends for coffee and conversation. We will enlighten our guests on the great things happening at Baker!

Please RSVP by Tuesday, February 23, by contacting the Alumni Relations Office at 888.781.2586 or alumni@bakerU.edu.

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Mock Interview Evening

Thursday, 25 February | 4:30PM - 7:00PM

Alumni Center | 519 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Baker alumni headline this event each fall and spring, conducting mock interviews with current Baker students, giving them valuable professional feedback that will help them in their job search. Alumni have the opportunity to meet and recruit potential interns and employees.

Contact Susan Wade at susan.wade@bakerU.edu for more information.

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Academic Scholarship Competition

Saturday, 27 February  

Baldwin City Campus  

By Invitation Only

Scholarship competition day is held each winter for students entering Baker the following fall who have qualified for an academic scholarship. Qualified candidates who have been admitted to the university will be sent an invitation. Come explore opportunities at Baker and interview for an additional scholarship.

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KVC Career Fair

Tuesday, 01 March | 3:00PM - 7:00PM

Ball Conference Center | 21350 W. 153rd St.  | Olathe, Kansas 66061

Baker students are invited to attend the career fair held at KVC Health Systems in Olathe.

Learn about openings in behavioral direct care, nursing, therapy, social work, accounting, IT and more!

Contact Susan Wade at susan.wade@bakerU.edu for more information.

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Theatre Production "The Tempest"

Thursday, 03 March | 7:30PM 

Rice Auditorium | 404 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

By William Shakespeare

Directed by Tom Heiman

Please join us for this free production in Rice Auditorium on the Baker University campus.

March 3-5, 7:30 p.m. | March 6, 2 p.m.

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Theatre Production "The Tempest"

Friday, 04 March | 7:30PM 

Rice Auditorium | 404 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

By William Shakespeare

Directed by Tom Heiman

Please join us for this free production in Rice Auditorium on the Baker University campus.

March 3-5, 7:30 p.m. | March 6, 2 p.m.

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Theatre Production "The Tempest"

Saturday, 05 March | 7:30PM 

Rice Auditorium | 404 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

By William Shakespeare

Directed by Tom Heiman

Please join us for this free production in Rice Auditorium on the Baker University campus.

March 3-5, 7:30 p.m. | March 6, 2 p.m.

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Theatre Production "The Tempest"

Sunday, 06 March | 2:00PM 

Rice Auditorium | 404 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

By William Shakespeare

Directed by Tom Heiman

Please join us for this free production in Rice Auditorium on the Baker University campus.

March 3-5, 7:30 p.m. | March 6, 2 p.m.

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One Voice: A Baldwin Community Concert

Tuesday, 08 March | 7:00PM 

Baldwin Performing Arts Center | 400 Eisenhower  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Featuring choirs of Baker University, Baldwin High School and the Baldwin Academy of Dance and Voice.

Please join us for this joint concert that will be held at the USD 348 Performing Arts Center located between Baldwin Junior High and Baldwin High School. The performance is free and open to the public.

For more information: sbaker@bakerU.edu or 785.594.8478

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Baker Travels to Arizona

Wednesday, 09 March - Thursday, March 10, 2016  

 

We will make our annual trip to visit alumni and friends in sunny Arizona! More information to come.

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Jazz & Symphonic Winds Concert

Thursday, 10 March | 7:30PM 

Rice Auditorium | 404 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Free admission

For more information: sbaker@bakerU.edu or 785.594.8478

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Brass Recital: Dante Simmons

Friday, 11 March | 3:30PM 

McKibbin Recital Hall, Owens Musical Arts Building | 408 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Free Admission

For more information: sbaker@bakerU.edu or 785.594.8478

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Spring Break

Monday, 14 March - Friday, March 18, 2016  

Baldwin City Campus  

Classes will not be in session; university offices will remain open.

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Good Friday Observance

Friday, 25 March  

 

The university will be closed.

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Teacher Interview Day

Thursday, 31 March | 9:00AM - 4:00PM

Alumni Center | 519 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Local school districts from Kansas and Missouri will interview Baker students for fall 2016 teaching positions.

Contact Susan Wade at susan.wade@bakerU.edu for school district and candidate registration information.

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Visit Weekend

Friday, 01 April - Saturday, April 02, 2016  

Baldwin City Campus  

Experience Baker Life

Enjoy a tour of Baker's beautiful Baldwin City campus, led by current students. Not only will they show you our academic, living and athletic facilities, but they'll also answer your questions about college life.

  • Spend the night in a residence hall or Greek house.
  • Learn the ins and outs of financial aid.
  • Discover ways to get involved on campus.

Learn More & Register Online

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Chris Grubb Memorial Jazz Concert

Thursday, 14 April | 7:30PM 

Rice Auditorium | 404 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Please join us for this annual concert held in memory of Chris Grubb.

Free Admission

For more information: sbaker@bakerU.edu or 785.594.8478

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Junior Visit Day

Friday, 15 April  

Baldwin City Campus  

Tour campus, explore your academic options, learn the ins and outs of financial aid and discover ways to get involved on campus.

More Info & Registration

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Honors Recital

Friday, 15 April | 7:30PM 

McKibbin Recital Hall, Owens Musical Arts Building | 408 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Please join us for a free recital honoring students who have excelled in music.

For more information: sbaker@bakerU.edu or 785.594.8478

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Trombone Day Workshop

Saturday, 16 April | 8:00AM - 5:30PM

Owens Musical Arts Building | 408 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

The Baker University Music Department will host the Trombone Day Workshop to increase the awareness, education and appreciation for the trombone through master classes, rehearsals, recitals and a trombone choir concert featuring all the workshops' participants.

The workshop will close with a free concert to the public at 4:30 p.m. The concert will feature performances by the Trombone Workshop Massed Choir, Bones Midwest and the KC Bone Connection.

More Information & Workshop Schedule

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Trombone Day Workshop Concert

Saturday, 16 April | 4:30PM 

Rice Auditorium | 404 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Free Trombone Day Workshop Concert

Sponsored by Conn-Selmer and Meyer Music featuring performances by the Trombone Workshop Massed Choir, Bones Midwest, and the KC Bone Connection.

More Info

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Etiquette Dinner

Tuesday, 19 April | 6:00PM - 8:00PM

Oread Hotel | 1200 Oread Ave.  | Lawrence, Kansas 66044

Dining with employers and at social events often leaves people wondering whether they were a hit or a flop. Come learn how to master the art of formal dining so you can confidently navigate banquets and restaurants and ensure you're a hit!

Enjoy a four-course dinner with your friends while learning from and being entertained by a Baker favorite. $10 per person.

Contact Susan Wade at susan.wade@bakerU.edu or more information.

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Dialogos, Scholars Symposium

Wednesday, 20 April | 9:00AM 

Baldwin City Campus  

Dialogos creates opportunities for the free exchange of ideas among scholars. Students from every part of the university present original works, in a variety of forms and mediums, and engage with an interdisciplinary community of peers, staff, and faculty.

Each academic department presents awards and scholarships to its outstanding scholars.

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Emily Elliott & Trevon Waddle Recital

Sunday, 24 April | 3:30PM 

McKibbin Recital Hall, Owens Musical Arts Building | 408 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Free Admission

For more information: sbaker@bakerU.edu or 785.594.8478

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Theatre Production "Don't Dress for Dinner"

Thursday, 28 April | 7:30PM 

Rice Auditorium | 404 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

By Marc Camoletti | Adapted by Robin Hawdon

Directed by Patti Heiman

Please join us for this free production in Rice Auditorium on the Baker University campus.

April 28-30, 7:30 p.m. | May 1, 2 p.m.

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Theatre Production "Don't Dress for Dinner"

Friday, 29 April | 7:30PM 

Rice Auditorium | 404 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

By Marc Camoletti | Adapted by Robin Hawdon

Directed by Patti Heiman

Please join us for this free production in Rice Auditorium on the Baker University campus.

April 28-30, 7:30 p.m. | May 1, 2 p.m.

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Argentinian Tango Recital

Saturday, 30 April | 3:30PM 

McKibbin Recital Hall, Owens Musical Arts Building | 408 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Free Admission

For more information: sbaker@bakerU.edu or 785.594.8478

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Theatre Production "Don't Dress for Dinner"

Saturday, 30 April | 7:30PM 

Rice Auditorium | 404 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

By Marc Camoletti | Adapted by Robin Hawdon

Directed by Patti Heiman

Please join us for this free production in Rice Auditorium on the Baker University campus.

April 28-30, 7:30 p.m. | May 1, 2 p.m.

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Theatre Production "Don't Dress for Dinner"

Sunday, 01 May | 2:00PM 

Rice Auditorium | 404 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

By Marc Camoletti | Adapted by Robin Hawdon

Directed by Patti Heiman

Please join us for this free production in Rice Auditorium on the Baker University campus.

April 28-30, 7:30 p.m. | May 1, 2 p.m.

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Amanda Conrade & Lora Finley Recital

Sunday, 01 May | 7:30PM 

McKibbin Recital Hall, Owens Musical Arts Building | 408 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Free Admission

For more information: sbaker@bakerU.edu or 785.594.8478

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Symphonic Winds Concert

Tuesday, 03 May | 7:30PM 

Rice Auditorium | 404 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Free admission

For more information: sbaker@bakerU.edu or 785.594.8478

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Spring Sing

Friday, 06 May | 7:30PM 

Rice Auditorium | 404 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Free admission

For more information: sbaker@bakerU.edu or 785.594.8478

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Last Day of Spring Classes

Tuesday, 10 May  

Baldwin City Campus  

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Spring Orchestral Concert

Tuesday, 10 May | 7:30PM 

Rice Auditorium | 404 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Free admission

For more information: sbaker@bakerU.edu or 785.594.8478

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Final Exams Preparation Day

Wednesday, 11 May  

Baldwin City Campus  

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Final Examinations

Thursday, 12 May - Thursday, May 19, 2016  

Baldwin City Campus  

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Grad Grill for May Graduates

Friday, 13 May | 4:00PM - 5:30PM

Alumni Center | 519 Eighth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

May graduates, celebrate the end of classes with a free tailgate-style dinner on the lawn in front of the Alumni Center.

You'll have a chance to update your contact information and pick up your cap and gown. Learn about  the Alumni Association, its services and why you should be involved.

Check out photos from last year.

Questions? Please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 888.781.2586 or alumni@bakerU.edu.

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Spring Commencement | SPGS undergraduates

Saturday, 14 May | 10:30AM 

George F. Collins Jr. Sports & Convention Center | 524 Sixth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Undergraduate degrees from the School of Professional & Graduate Studies

See the full schedule.

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Spring Commencement | SPGS, SOE graduate degrees

Saturday, 14 May | 1:30PM 

George F. Collins Jr. Sports & Convention Center | 524 Sixth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Graduate degrees from the School of Professional & Graduate Studies and School of Education

See the full schedule.

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Alumni Weekend

Friday, 20 May - Sunday, May 22, 2016  

 

We're planning a fun-filled weekend. Check back for more details.

Alumni Weekend Events

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Spring Commencement | CAS, SON, SOE undergraduates

Sunday, 22 May | 1:00PM 

George F. Collins Jr. Sports & Convention Center | 524 Sixth St.  | Baldwin City, Kansas 66006

Undergraduate degrees from the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Nursing, School of Education

See the full schedule.

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Memorial Day Observance

Monday, 30 May  

 

The university will be closed.

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First Day of Classes | Full Summer & Summer I

Tuesday, 31 May  

Baldwin City Campus  

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