November 28, 2014


Fall Break

During the fall break, many campus services and buildings will operate on different schedules or will be closed.

All campus dining locations will be closed Thursday. All locations will resume normal service Monday, Dec. 1. Dining Hall West will be open Friday through Sunday. Papa John's and Outtakes Quick Cuisine will be open Sunday. For a full schedule of fall break dining hours, click here.

Eugene McDermott Library
The library will be closed Thursday through Saturday. The library will reopen at noon Sunday.

Activity Center
On Wednesday, the Activity Center will close at 6 p.m. and will remain closed on Thursday and Friday. On Saturday, it will be open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. On Sunday, it will be open from noon to 10 p.m. Recreation Center West closed Nov. 21. Both the Activity Center and Recreation Center West will resume normal hours Monday, Dec. 1.

The Comet Cruiser
On Thursday and Friday, the bus will operate its Sunday schedule. Normal bus service will resume Saturday.

tiger Cultural Trip to the Dallas Zoo
Tuesday, Nov. 25 (10 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.)
Intercultural Programs staff will travel with students by DART rail to the Dallas Zoo. more info

Catch Comet PrideCatch Comet Pride - Session 3
Tuesday, Nov. 25 (2 - 4 p.m.)
Participants will continue to look at how to deliver good service to both happy and angry customers. more info

happy thanksgivingThanksgiving Lunch
Thursday, Nov. 27 (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Join Residential Life and Intercultural Programs for a delicious, free Thanksgiving lunch. Vegetarian options are available and family of students may attend. more info

coding workshopsFall Break Coding Workshops
Nov. 24 - 26
The Center for Computer Science Education & Outreach will conduct three-day coding workshops for K-12 students at UT Dallas and a few off-site locations. more info

Drafesman of the Apocalypse Draftsman of the Apocalypse Curated by Heyd Fontenot
Nov. 1 - Dec. 13
Hosted by CentralTrak, this exhibition depicts both observational and visionary illustration in order to conjure images of mankind’s eventual doom. more info

Ruben Nieto: PaintingsRuben Nieto: Paintings
Oct. 24 - Dec. 12
Ruben Nieto’s exposure to comic books in his youth has left an indelible impression on him and on everyone who views his current paintings. more info

Behind Closed DoorsBehinds Closed Doors
Oct. 24 - Dec. 12
In this exhibition, the viewer is given a privileged view behind closed doors that adds a voyeuristic feel to the images. more info

Tea TimeTea Tuesdays with the Galerstein Women’s Center
Sept. 2 - Dec. 31
Join the Galerstein Women’s Center on Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for refreshing tea. more info

Media Contact: Office of Media Relations, UT Dallas (972) 883-2155.

  • Power Outage to Affect Buildings on Nov. 29

  • In order to conduct electrical maintenance, Facilities Management is planning a power outage from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday. For those who work in the buildings listed, it's recommended that you turn off your computer before you leave for Thanksgiving break. read more

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