July 4, 2015


McDermott LibraryLibrary 101: Understanding Locations
Monday, June 29 (2 - 3 p.m.)
Learn how to locate materials using the library catalog and discover other features such as Multimedia and Leisure Reading. more info 

IRBIRB Protocol Assistance Workshop
Monday, June 29 (2 - 4 p.m.)
Get hands-on, specific assistance for your applications to the institutional review board. Doing so will most likely reduce the need for revisions to an application and the time for approval of submissions. more info

library McDermott Library Tours
Tuesday, June 30 (3 - 4 p.m.)
Learn about the library's history, resources and services. Discover the quiet and group study areas, government documents and magazine area. more info

Team BuildingEnglish Conversation Hour: Team Building Games
Tuesday, June 30 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Led by the International Peer Advocates, the session will include conversation, games and written activities that will improve English skills and knowledge of American culture. more info

American FlagGreen Zone Training for Staff and Faculty
Wednesday, July 1 (9:30 a.m. - noon)
The Green Zone program works to establish a University-wide network of staff and faculty who can help shape a military-friendly campus culture. more info

215 Corporate Challenge logo2015 Corporate Challenge Kickoff
Wednesday, July 1 (11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Staff and faculty can register for the Olympic-style challenge that raises money for Special Olympics and gives companies the chance to compete. more info

business analyticsMS in Business Analytics Online Information Session
Wednesday, July 1 (noon - 1 p.m.)
This session will cover application procedures, program curriculum and various degree requirements. more info

American FlagStars and Stripes Celebration
Wednesday, July 1 (noon - 2 p.m.)
The Student Union & Activities Advisory Board invites you to celebrate Independence Day in the Student Union’s Lower Level. more info

Microsoft Word logoMicrosoft Mail Merge Word
Wednesday, July 1 (3 - 5 p.m.)
Prerequisite: Must be able to create a basic document. You will learn how to create personalized multiple mailings, documents and emails in Word using an Excel spreadsheet. more info

international studentsTop 5 Questions of New International Students
Thursday, July 2 (8:30 - 9:30 a.m.)
In this hourlong webinar, International Center staff will answer the five most frequently asked questions. more info

business professionalOPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Thursday, July 2 (2:30 - 3:45 p.m.)
Learn about the OPT application process, employment and travel considerations, and reporting requirements. more info

Independence DayEnglish Conversation Hour: American Culture/Independence Day
Thursday, July 2 (4 - 5 p.m.)
The session will include conversation, games and written activities that will improve English skills and knowledge of American culture. more info


Lupita Murillo Tinnen‘Immigrant Laborers’ - Lupita Murillo Tinnen
June 26 - July 24
Lupita Murillo Tinnen, a PhD candidate in aesthetic studies, documented Latin American immigrant workers living in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. more info

Que Viva la Virgen de Guadalupe!‘¡Que Viva la Virgen de Guadalupe!’ - Lillian Albritton
June 26 - July 24
The exhibit is the result of the extensive travels of alumna Lillian Albritton PhD’15, who documented devotional rites to the Virgin of Guadalupe. more info

HyperfocusSummer Coding Camps
June 8 - Aug. 21
The Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science offers more than 100 camp sessions that aim to make learning science, technology, engineering and math fun. more info

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

  • Dr. David E. DanielAttend Farewell Reception for President Daniel

  • You are invited to a reception honoring President David E. Daniel as we bid him farewell after a decade of leadership at The University of Texas at Dallas.

    The event will be from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in the Student Union's Galaxy Rooms. Remarks will be made at 2:30 p.m. more info 
  • Volunteerism
  • American Trooper (Off-Campus)
    Tuesday, June 30 (1:30 - 4:30  p.m.)

    UT Dallas Butterfly Flutterby
    Thursday, July 2  (9 - 11 a.m.)

    Volunteer opportunities are available on an ongoing basis. For more events, consult the listings on the Office of Student Volunteerism website.
  • Career Center
  • Insightful Tips on Answering Behavioral Interview Questions
    Wednesday, July 1 (11 a.m. - noon)

    CPT Information Session
    Wednesday,July 1 (2 - 3:30 p.m.)

    The Career Center provides resources, employer connections and assistance in support of career paths for students and alumni. For similar events, consult listings on the Career Center calendar and JSOM Career Management Center websites.
  • Oral Examinations
  • Marc Allen McWilliams
    Tuesday, June 30, at 2 p.m.
    PHY 1.606

    Jong-Min Oh
    Management Science
    Wednesday, July 1, at 11 a.m.
    JSOM 14.501

    Caitlin Northrup McKillop
    Wednesday, July 1, at 1 p.m.
    GR 2.326

    Lokenathan Palanisamy
    Public Policy and Political Economy
    Thursday, July 2, at 10 a.m.
    GR 2.326

    William Alan Harrison
    Friday, July 3, at 11 a.m.
    WSTC 1.722
  • Social Media
  • A number of UT Dallas departments and organizations provide social media channels. A list is available on the Social Media Directory page.

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