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Hunt for Longbeard's Treasure Kick Off Friday, Aug 22
(11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.) Location: Student Union Plinth.

The UTD Information Security Office presents…

The Hunt for Longbeard’s Treasure

Do you have what it takes to capture Longbeard, the infamous cyberpirate? Want to learn how to defend yourself from Longbeard and his ilk? Do you know how to protect your data from viruses/malware and other online threats? Come join us for this digital treasure hunt, full of quests to help you learn how to defeat the bad guys, chase down Longbeard, and take his treasure, a $100 Amazon gift card or one of 2 $50 Amazon gift cards. All crews who complete the hunt will also win a prize from the UTD Tech Store. Drop by our table outside the Student Union for more information or to sign up today!


Employment Express - RAs/TAs Friday, Aug 22
(10 a.m. - 2 p.m.) Location: Founders Atrium - First Floor.

Hosted by The Office of Human Resources, Employment Express is a one-stop shop for RAs and TAs to complete and submit their new hire documents, update personal information, check-in with Financial Services (international students), sign-up for direct deposit and ask any questions they may have about employment at UT Dallas.

The event will be held on the first floor of Founders in the Atrium on the following dates:

  • Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, August 21, 2014, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Friday, August 22, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Please bring the required documents to complete the form I-9.

For more information, contact

International Student Orientation Friday, Aug 22
(8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.) Location: SU 2.602 Galaxy Rooms.
  • Students must arrive for check-in between 8:15am to 8:45am. It is required you attend the entire day to have the orientation hold removed.
  • For students on F or J visas starting UT Dallas in Fall 2014.
  • The one-time $50 Orientation Fee is charged along with your tuition and fees after you attend Orientation.
  • This orientation date is FULL. Please register for a different orientation date.
Diversity Scholarship Program - Orientation for Incoming Scholars Friday, Aug 22
(10 a.m. - 3 p.m.)

Orientation for incoming students of the Diversity Scholarship Program

100+ Computer Programming Summer Camps for school students! Monday, Jun 9 - Friday, Aug 22
(9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.) Location: Various classrooms/labs in ECSS, SPN and ATC buildings.

Lots of changes for 2014 Programming Summer Camps! Residential option (stay on-campus) for campers, more frequency for popular camps, expansion to Elementary & middle school students, introduction of 1/2 day camps, 12 off-site camps and class size limit to 20 students! We plan to run 100+ camps in 11 weeks! Each camp will run for the whole week (Exception: Week 4 camps will end on Thursday, since Friday July 4th is a holiday). Half-day camps will meet in the mornings or evenings as specified in the schedule. See the full list & registration information @

Computer Programming Summer Camps Monday, Jun 9 - Friday, Aug 22
(9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.) Location: Several classrooms/labs in ECSS, ATC and SPN buildings.

Tons of summer camps in 11 weeks of Summer (86 and counting - includes 21 off-site camps)! All camps will run for 1 week, but there will be a few Mornings-only & Afternoons-only camps too. Each camp will be limited to 20 students. Popular ones will run every 2-3 weeks once. Details @ 

Atheists, Skeptics, and Humanists - Weekly Meeting Friday, Aug 22
(6 p.m. - 7 p.m.) Location: Phoenix Room.

ASH Weekly Meeting 

The National Society of Leadership and Success - Welcome Game Night/Spaghetti Dinner Friday, Aug 22
(4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.) Location: Galaxy Room.

A welcome back event for our returning members as well as our new members

The Rumble Friday, Aug 22
(8 p.m. - 9 p.m.) Location: Main Gym.

A battle of epic proportions between the residential areas-which area will walk away as The Rumble Champions 2014? Come to the Activity Center to find out!

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