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Event Calendar

To learn more about the following events, contact [email protected].

The Career Center's Teacher Career Expo

March 12, 2008 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Student Union Galaxy Rooms

The event is primarily designed for students involved in the Teacher Certification Program; however, it is also open to all UT Dallas students and alumni interested in pursuing careers in education. This is an excellent opportunity for school districts to meet with current students and certified graduates seeking employment in K-12 education. For more information, contact the career programs coordinator at 972-883-2943 or visit

The Career Center's Public Agency Day

March 26, 2008 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Student Union Galaxy Rooms

This event offers UT Dallas students and alumni an opportunity to interact with employers from municipalities, nonprofit organizations, and city, state and federal governments about possible full-time and part-time positions. For more information, contact the career programs coordinator at 972-883-2943 or visit

Thirsty Thursday
March 20, 2008 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Rockfish at Coit and Campbell in Richardson

March's Thirsty Thursday will be at Rockfish in Richardson.  This month we're highlighting athletics alumni, so if you played on one of the Comet teams, come out to meet Bill Pettit, the new development officer for athletics, and have some food and drink with the coaches and athletics staff!  All Alumni are invited and appetizers will be provided.

The Alumni Awards Dinner
March 29, 2008 at 7 p.m.
Student Union Galaxy Rooms

UT Dallas' signature alumni program, the Alumni Awards Dinner, will honor six of the university's most distinguished alumni and friends: Rufus Green (M.B.A. '96), Charles (M.S. '80) and Nancy (B.S. '80) Davidson, Yi Zhao (M.S. '92), Wei Dong (M.S. '99), and Jody Nelsen (M.B.A. '97). The dinner will be held on campus March 29, so register today and save the date!

DMA Arts and Letters Live presents Marjane Satrapi
April 11, 2008 at 7:30 p.m.
UT Dallas Conference Center

Come hear the story of Marjane Satrapi's life growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution and the war with Iraq. For more information on this event, visit the School of Arts and Humanities website.

Jazz at the DMA Networking Reception
May 8, 2008 at 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Dallas Museum of Art

Our signature summer event is back and you won't want to miss it! All UT Dallas alumni and friends are welcome. Enjoy great food, art and live jazz at the Dallas Museum of Art, compliments of UT Dallas Alumni Relations. This is your opportunity to network with other UT Dallas alumni. Parking is free and the dress code is business casual. Register today!

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