Events and Adventures at UT Dallas: Spring 2012

The spring semester is always packed with opportunities for career preparation, community service or cultural awareness, but there's plenty of room for Comets to have fun, too.

  • Explore the WOW!

    Explore the WOW
    Explore the WOW! is a hands-on way to check out the "World of Work" without the longer-term commitment of an internship or job. Offered during spring break, the program provides exposure to a work setting where students can learn about job requirements, employer expectations and professionalism.

  • Alternative Spring Break

    Alternative Spring Break
    Alternative Spring Break is a week-long immersion experience where student volunteers dedicate their time during spring break to assist service agencies and make a difference to array of communities.

  • Career Expos

    Career Expos
    The Career Center sponsors career expos throughout the year to help UT Dallas students and alumni connect with potential employers or potential graduate schools.

  • Springapalooza

    Staged annually by the Student Union Activities Advisory Board (SUAAB), Springapalooza is a weeklong series of events in late March that marks the start of the last half of the spring semester at UT Dallas.

  • International Week

    International Week
    Held annually in April, International Week celebrates the cultural diversity of the University’s 3,500-plus international students. Festivities typically include dinners, dance parties and a talent show.

  • Oozeball

    One of UT Dallas' favorite traditions, oozeball is a mud volleyball tournament held annually in late spring. In addition to student vs. student contests, there is typically a match between students and faculty.


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