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Important Announcements

MGM Session with Professor Booth 


Thunderbird Library Hours

There are a few changes to the Thunderbird Library operating hours.

The normal Library schedule is:

Monday-Thursday: 9 am – 8 pm, Friday: 9 am - 4 pm, Saturday: CLOSED, Sunday: CLOSED

For the week of Thanksgiving the Library will be open during the following:

Monday (November 19th): 9 am - 8 pm, Tuesday (November 20th): 9 am – 8 pm, Wednesday (November 21st): 9 am – 1 pm, Thursday (November 22nd): CLOSED, Friday (November 23rd): CLOSED, Saturday (November 24th): CLOSED, Sunday (November 25th): CLOSED

The schedule for extended hours/finals:

Mon-Thurs (November 26th – November 29th): 9 am – 8 pm, Friday (November 30th): 9 am – 4 pm, Saturday (December 1st): 9 am – 4 pm, Sunday (December 2nd ): CLOSED, Mon-Tues (December 3rd-4th): 9 am – 8 pm, Wed (Dec 5th): 9 am – 8 pm, Thurs (Dec 6th): 9 am – 8 pm, Fri (Dec 7th): 9 am – 4 pm, Sat-Sun (Dec 8th-9th): CLOSED.

Beginning Dec 10th - Jan 6th the Library will be on the Winter Break schedule:

Mon-Fri: 9 am – 4 pm, Sat-Sun: CLOSED

If you have any issues, please contact Laura Miller at or 602.496.67232

TEC Student Experience Fund Application

The TEC is offering students the opportunity to request funds to support the enhancement of academics, career pursuits, cultural experiences and/or Thunderbird tradition. Fund requests can be made for up to $2,500.  See the attached flyer for details about the request process which includes an outline of the benefits or outcomes expected, a 5 minute video pitch and a budget.  Questions can be referred to Robyn McLaughlin

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Campus Hours

IBIC Hours: M-TH 9am-8pm, F 9am-5pm, Sat-Sun Closed

HelpDesk hours: M-F 7am-5pm

8th Floor Reception: M-F 8:30am-4:30pm

Pub @ 1130: Sun-Mon 11am-9pm, Tues-Sat 11am-10pm

TSG & Club Activity

Regional Night Thank you 

We would like to thank all of the Students, faculty, and staff members that assisted in making our first Regional Night downtown a huge success! 

TSG Elections for your Spring 2019 Officers! 

Each currently enrolled Thunderbird student will recieve a secure election ballot from Survey Monkey on Thursday. Each student may vote once for the President, Vice-President, and Treasurer to represent the Thunderbird student body in the Spring 2019 term.  All voting ends at 11:59 pm on November 24, 2018.

Public Meeting -  Monday November 26, 1:30-2:30 pm Room 730 

Join us for the last TSG public meeting of the semester!  We will recap all of projects this semester and introduce the Spring 2019 Officers! 

Rotary Club Guest Speaker - Monday, November 26, 5:45-6:45 pm, Room 730


CMC Corner

Faculty Career Impact Project:

  • The goal: improve student employment rates after graduation.
  • The how: full-time students are divided into groups based on career aspirations. Each group consists of one faculty advisor and one CMC representative. The first meetings will be arranged by the CMC, and following meetings are to be decided by students and faculty based on what the needs are. Faculty members are welcomed to plan social activities with students.

U.S Department of State, Wednesday, November 28, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm, Room 704

Rated one of the best/most informative sessions by the student body of 2017, the U.S. Department of State is coming back to the Thunderbird Campus! They will be providing in-depth information about the U.S. Department of State so you won’t want to miss this!

December 2018 Graduation 

Attention Fall 2018 Graduating Students

Congratulations on your upcoming graduation from Thunderbird. 

Please be sure to pick up your tickets at the Arizona Center, 9th floor reception desk Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Tickets are ready for pick up now!

Flag Bear Application 

Please complete this form if you are interested in being a flag bearer at the Fall 2018 Thunderbird Convocation Ceremony by November 26.

Thunderbird Events and News

Graduate Award Ceremony - Tuesday, December 11

Graduating students and their guests are cordially invited to the Thunderbird Graduates Reception and Award Ceremony on Tuesday, Dec. 11 at 10 a.m. Please click here to view the invitation and be mindful of the RSVP information.

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Non Graduating Students Attending Convocation - TICKETS ARE REQUIRED 

Thunderbird is excited to graduate more than 150 students next month. If you are not graduating, but would like to attend the ceremony to show support for friends, a ticket is REQUIRED! To obtain a ticket, you can either ask a graduating student or visit the 9th floor reception desk during regular business hours. All are welcome, but please keep in mind you cannot attend without a ticket. Finally, the clear bag policy will be strictly enforced.

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Sign up for notifications from the Scottsdale Alumni Chapter Here!

Downtown Campus & Around ASU

Here are some great tips and resources from Sun Devil Fitness Center to help you while you prepare for finals! 


In the Community

CitySkate Holiday Ice Rink begins November 22, 5:00 pm at CityScape

CitySkate welcomes over 200,000 guests over its six-week run and has become an annual, time-honored tradition. Along with the massive real ice rink, CityScape Phoenix transforms into a holiday paradise with thousands of twinkling lights, holiday happenings and Santa Clause appearances all season long. $15 per session includes skate rental. Click here  for more information!

Black Friday 2018 at Phoenix Art Museum - November 23, 10 am

Skip the crowded mall and join Phoenix Art Museum at The Museum Store this Black Friday, where you can find unique, design-inspired gifts for everyone on your holiday list! With distinctive children’s gifts, jewelry, home décor, books, accessories, and more. 

Community Yoga Project - December 1 8:30 am, Civic Space Park - A. E. England Building

Outdoor yoga in the beautiful park scenery. Bring a mat, some water and a friend. Brought to you by the Lincoln Family Downtown YMCA. Please note that in inclement weather the class will meet inside the AE England Building. 

Resource for Downtown Activities 

View this site to find exciting events and activities Downtown!  You will find information on different live music events, art shows, food festivals and so much more!