Comet Calendar, The Official Event Calendar for UT Dallas en-us This Day's Events at UT Dallas Fall 2014 Commencement Ceremony: Schools of Arts and Humanities, Interdisciplinary Studies, and Natural Sciences and Mathematics Saturday, Dec 20
(9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.) Location: Activity Center.

Fall 2014 Commencement Ceremony for School of Arts and Humanities, School of Interdisciplinary Studies, and School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics. The ceremony will be followed by "Memories on the Mall."

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Fall 2014 Commencement Ceremony: Schools of Behavioral and Brain Sciences and Economic, Political and Policy Sciences Saturday, Dec 20
(11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.) Location: Activity Center.

Fall 2014 Commencement Ceremony for School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences and School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences. The ceremony will be followed by "Memories on the Mall."

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Memories on the Mall Saturday, Dec 20
(10 a.m. - 2 p.m.) Location: UT Dallas Mall.

Calling all graduating students and their guests!

Join us at Memories on the Mall, immediately after each commencement ceremony, on Chess Plaza for light refreshments, photo opportunities and special gifts. This event is a meaningful way to welcome each new graduate into the alumni community from day one and celebrate their milestone.

BBS Memories on the Mall Saturday, Dec 20
(1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.) Location: Chess Plaza on the Main Campus.

Graduation Celebration

Saturday, Dec. 20
1 p.m.
BBS Tent at Memories on the Mall on Chess Plaza

The School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences
invites Fall 2014 graduates and their guests to enjoy gifts,
refreshments and photo opportunities immediately after
the BBS Ceremony.


Weekend Coding Clubs for School Students Saturday, Dec 20
(2 p.m. - 5 p.m.)

Weekend Coding Clubs are run in the weekends (Sat & Sun 2-5pm) for school students. See for the complete details. Same link has Fall II club list (starts on Oct 25th) as well. 


Tea Tuesdays with the Galerstein Women's Center Tuesday, Sep 2 - Wednesday, Dec 31
(10 a.m. - 4 p.m.) Location: Galerstein Women's Center, SSB 4.300.

Join the Galerstein Women's Center for the Fall 2014 semester on Tuesdays from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. for refreshing tea starting on September 2, 2014.

Please note: There will be no Tea Tuesdays on October 14, 2014 or November 25, 2014.

Dean's Council Applications Are Being Accepted Monday, Dec 8 - Monday, Jan 14, 2015

Applications for the JSOM Dean's Countcil are being accepted until January 14, 2015. Go to:

Click on the "How to Apply" tab. Please read the guidelines.

The application for the Dean’s Council can be found at the link at the bottom of this page. Complete an online application and submit by the deadline posted below. Only online applications will be accepted. No applications will be accepted after the deadline. All applications for membership will be reviewed and the candidates who will move to the next step in the process for membership will be contacted via email with a link to schedule an interview time with the Membership Committee. When the interview process is complete, students who are selected to join the Dean’s Council will be notified via email. Those who will not be invited this semester will also be notified via email.

To apply, each candidate must adhere to the following guidelines:

  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Must have been at the JSOM for at least one semester (Graduate minimum 9 completed credit hours)
  • Must be able to serve on the council for at least one academic year (two long semesters)
  • Complete an application form, including the name of a Jindal School of Management faculty reference

All Council members may only miss one monthly meeting per semester. Meetings are held on selected Saturday mornings between 10:00-12:30. The Dean’s Council is inclusive of students who represent all degree programs in the Jindal School of Management.

Fall 2014 DEADLINES:

  • Online Application link open: November 25, 2014
  • Online Application link close: January 14, 2015
  • In person interviews conducted: December 16, 2014 – January 14, 2015 (No interviews during Winter break)
  • First Dean’s Council meeting: January 24, 2015

Dean’s Council members can be dismissed for any conduct unbecoming of a council member. The responsibility to serve with dignity and dedication is a requirement of membership in this organization.

Please note there are limited openings per semester for Dean’s Council new membership. If you not selected in the current semester, the Dean’s Council Membership Committee encourages JSOM students to apply again in a future semester.

JSOM Dean’s Council Application