April 26, 2015


Wearable TechnologyECS Lecture
Monday, April 27 (11 a.m. - noon)
Title: Nanomaterials: From In-Situ Nanomechanics to Wearable Electronics
Speaker: Dr. Yong Zhu, North Carolina State University. more info  

CVL Science SeriesSpring 2015 Science Luncheon Series
Monday, April 27 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Aβ Status Interacts with Multiple Risk Factors to Influence Cognition in Clinically Normal Individuals
Speaker: Dr. Elizabeth Mormino, Massachusetts General Hospital. more info

physicsPhysics Colloquium
Monday, April 27 (2 - 3:15 p.m.)
Title: Scanning SQUID Microscopy of Emergent Phenomena
Speaker: Dr. Ilya Schnikov, Stanford University. more info

work life balanceLunch and Learn: How to be More Resilient
Tuesday, April 28 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Employee Assistance Program representatives will discuss how to develop and strengthen your resilience and resources to help create a healthy work-life balance. more info

international studentsEducation Abroad: Information Session
Tuesday, April 28 (12:30 - 1:30 p.m.)
Learn about study abroad opportunities, scholarships, application process and more. more info

airplaneOverseas Travel for International Students Workshop
Tuesday, April 28 (2 - 3:30 p.m.)
The ISSO international student advisors will give valuable information on topics including renewing your visa and re-entering the U.S. more info

Student Wellness CenterTake Back the Night
Tuesday, April 28 (7 p.m.)
Show your support to end sexual assaults and relationship violence. Free food and educational materials while supplies last. more info

Car speedometerTech on Tap: Fast and Reckless
Tuesday, April 28 (8 - 9:15 p.m.)
Dr. John Hansen will discuss what he and the UTDrive team are doing to improve the interaction between car and driver to help not only distracted but new drivers avoid crashes. more info

DCS SeriesDCS Lecture Series
Wednesday, April 29 (9 - 10 a.m.)
Title: On the Effects of Word Meaning Selection
Speaker: Dr. D.S. Gorfein. more info

Boss and employeeLessons from the HR Trenches
Wednesday, April 29 (9 a.m. - noon)
This course will focus on the tips, truths and everyday wisdom to help managers and supervisors navigate the daily challenges of managing employees. more info

Dr. Rosanne GuadagnoLunch and Learn: Things the National Science Foundation Wishes You Did
Wednesday, April 29 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Come and benefit from Dr. Rosanna Guadagno’s experience as she shares tips and information on the grant process from the perspective of an insider. more info

US FlagMilitary Career Fair
Wednesday, April 29 (1 - 3 p.m.)
Armed forces recruiters will be on campus to provide information and answer questions about scholarships and career opportunities in the U.S. military. more info

dogPAWS for Finals: De-stress with a Therapy Dog
Wednesday, April 29 (1 - 4 p.m.)
Relax and cuddle with a therapy dog in Eugene McDermott Library. more info

physicsPhysics Colloquium
Wednesday, April 29 (4 - 5:15 p.m.)
Title:  Ultracold Molecules in Crystals of Light
Speaker:  Dr. Lincoln Carr, Colorado School of Mines. more info

college juniorJunior Year Experience: Junior Jubilee
Thursday, April 30 (11 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
Join the junior party to celebrate being one year away from graduation. Food and drink while supplies last. more info

golf ball UT Dallas Scholarship Golf Tournament
Thursday, April 30 (11:15 a.m. - 8 p.m.)
To register or make a donation, visit or call the UT Dallas Office of Administration at 972-883-2213. more info

Callier CenterFourth Annual Callier Cares Luncheon
Thursday, April 30 (noon - 1 p.m.)
The luncheon will honor Mike McCullough with the 2015 Ruth and Ken Altshuler Callier Care Award. McCullough serves as counsel to the Foundation for the Callier Center board. more info

Mathematics WordleMathematics Colloquium
Thursday, April 30 (2:30 - 3:30 p.m.)
Title: Fast Algorithms for Large-Scale Eigenvalue Problems
Speaker: Dr. Yunkai Zhou, SMU. more info

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

email securityFaculty/Staff Information Security Awareness Certificate — Email Encryption
Thursday, April 30 (6 - 7:30 p.m.)
In this session, participants will learn and practice required UT Dallas security policies and procedures for working with email.. more info

Dr. Claudia KawasThe Jean and Bill Booziotis Distinguished Lecture
Thursday, April 30 (7 - 9 p.m.)
Title:  Lessons from the Oldest Old
Speaker:  Dr. Claudia Kawas, University of California, Irvine. more info

pancakesLate Night Pancakes in the Comet Cafe
Thursday, April 30 (10:30 p.m. - midnight)
Take a break from studying for finals. Meal options include pancakes, eggs, hash browns, veggie sausage, fruit trays, bacon and juice. more info

Callier Center Richardson2015 Callier Prize Conference
Friday, May 1 (8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.)
The 2015 Callier Prize will be awarded to Dr. Laurence B. Leonard, Rachel E. Stark Distinguished Professor in the Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences at Purdue University. more info

Veteran and spouseStudent Veteran End of Semester VETworking and Social
Friday, May 1 (11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
Student veterans and their spouses are invited to sign up for this Veteran Services Center event that includes lunch, networking and a golf activity.  more info

Genevera AllenFrontiers of Brain Health Lunch Lecture Series
Friday, May 1 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Developing Mathematical and Statistical Tools to Help Scientists Understand Massive Amounts of So-Called ‘Big-Data.’
Speaker: Dr. Genevera Allen, Rice University.  more info

Cinco De MayoCinco De Mayo Celebration
Friday, May 1 (noon - 2 p.m.)
Learn about Cinco de Mayo, listen to Los Reyes de Dallas Band and eat foods from Mexico. more info

Art Fair 2015Art Fair 2015
Friday, May 1 (noon - 5 p.m.)
Experience current research and examples of student productivity, especially those that include an interactive, multi-modal experience. more info

UTDesign ExpoElectrical Engineering UTDesign Expo
Friday, May 1 (1 - 4:30 p.m.)
The expo is open to the public and will showcase the capstone projects completed by student teams in the mechanical engineering senior design course. more info

American HistoryThe Polykarp Kusch Lecture Series
Friday, May 1 (1:30 - 2:30 p.m.)
Title: Stepping Down from the Ivory Tower: Defending the Omaha Nation
Speaker: Dr. R. David Edmunds, Anne Stark and Chester Watson History Professor.  more info

labMechanical Engineering and Bioengineering Senior Design Expo
Friday, May 1 (2:30 - 4 p.m.)
The expo is open to the public and will showcase the capstone projects completed by student teams in the mechanical engineering senior design course. more info

Spring Student Art FestivalSpring Student Art Festival
April 28 - May 2
The festival showcases the works of more than 600 students from more than 40 courses featuring classical, jazz, theater, dance, guitar, piano and vocal performances, as well as art exhibitions and receptions. more info

Spring Into DanceSpring Into Dance
April 30 - May 2
In addition to a Paul Taylor-influenced work set by special guest Ruth Andrien, the concert features choreography created by UT Dallas dance composition students and performed by the UTDance Ensemble. more info

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  • atec lectureDuo to Present the Story of 'Argo' on Tuesday

  • The last talk in the ATEC Distinguished Lecture Series is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Edith O’Donnell Arts and Technology Building lecture hall.

    Speaking will be Tony and Jonna Mendez, the pair behind the story told in the Warner Bros. feature film Argo, winner of the Academy Award for Best Picture of 2012. The lecture is presented by the Ann and Jack Graves Charitable Foundation. read more

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