February 6, 2016


CVL Science SeriesCVL Science Luncheon Series
Monday, Feb.1 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Individual Variability in Resting-state Functional Connectivity Systems.
Speaker: Dr. Evan Gordon, U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs. more info

valuesEnglish Writing Hour for International Students: What Americans Mean by ‘Academic Honesty’
Monday, Feb. 1 (2 - 3 p.m.)
Learn the difference between formal and informal writing in English. Bring some of your writing to talk about with your peers and tutors. more info

McDermott LibraryRefWorks: Introduction & Basics 
Monday, Feb. 1 (2 - 3 p.m.)
Learn how to create an account, export citations from research databases, manage citations, create bibliographies and more. more info

teaTea Tuesdays
Tuesday, Feb. 2 (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
Join the Galerstein Women’s Center for tea and cookies. more info

study abroadEducation Abroad Walk-In Advising
Tuesday, Feb. 2 (1 - 4 p.m.)
Wednesday, Feb. 3 (1 - 4 p.m.)
Thursday, Feb. 4 (1 - 4 p.m.)
Visit the International Center during education abroad for advising without an appointment. more info


English Conversation Hour: Howdy Comets! How Texan are You?
Tuesday, Feb. 2 (4 -5 p.m.)
Learn and practice English in a fun, informal setting. more info

CBH Lecture Series logoThe Brain: An Owner’s Guide - CBH Lecture Series
Tuesday, Feb. 2 (6:15 - 8:15 p.m.)
Title: Mindful Work: How Meditation Can Transform Business.
Speaker: David Gelles, The New York Timesmore info

dentalHealth Services - Dental Screenings
Wednesday, Feb. 3 (9 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
The Student Health Center and Canyon Creek Family Dentistry presents free dental screenings for UT Dallas students by appointment only. more info

flu shotsHealth Services - Free Flu Shots for Students
Wednesday, Feb. 3 (11 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
Free flu shots to currently enrolled students. First come, first served. Comet Card required. more info

business professionals OPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Wednesday, Feb. 3 (3:30 - 5 p.m.)
Learn about the OPT application process, employment and travel considerations, and reporting requirements. more info

Bruno UchoaPhysics Colloquium
Wednesday, Feb. 3 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Title: Quantum Hall Condensates.
Speaker: Dr. Bruno Uchoa, the University of Oklahoma. more info

pizzaRoad Warrior Game Night
Wednesday, Feb. 3 (4 - 6 p.m.)
Join your fellow commuter students for free pizza and games in the Student Union. more info

Straight Outta Compton logoCinematheque: 'Straight Outta Compton'
Wednesday, Feb. 3 (6 p.m.)
“Straight Outta Compton” tells the story of how Dr. Dre, Eazy-E, Ice Cube, MC Ren and DJ Yella revolutionized music and pop culture. more info

donate bone marrowStudentsCare at UTD - Bone Marrow Drive
Thursday, Feb. 4 (10 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
This is a bone marrow drive that is set up by the Gift of Life Bone Marrow Foundation. more info

Education Abroad at UT DallasEducation Abroad: CIS Study Abroad Program
Thursday, Feb. 4 (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Learn about programs in 19 countries at institutions ranging from large, English-speaking universities to small, language- and culture-focused study centers. more info

Pamela E. Constantinou PapadoupoulosBiological Sciences Seminar Series
Thursday, Feb. 4 (4 p.m.)
Title: Utilizing Tools from Glycobiology for Improved Cancer Diagnostics and Treatments.
Speaker: Dr. Pamela Papadopoulos, Rice University. more info

students talkingEnglish Conversation Hour: Make Your Own Commercial and Guess the Celebrity
Thursday, Feb. 4 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Learn and practice English in a fun, informal setting. more info

Lisa GoffmanBBS Colloquium Series
Friday, Feb. 5 (9:30 - 10:30 a.m.)
Title: Evidence for Common Cognitive Underpinnings of Language and Motor Disorders in Children with Specific Language Impairment.
Speaker: Dr. Lisa Goffman, Purdue University. more info

American flagWarrior SMART - High Performance Brain Training Exclusively for Student Veterans
Friday, Feb. 5 (10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
By evaluating brain fitness and applying proven brain-training methods, the Center for BrainHealth will train individuals to think smarter and exploit their greatest natural resource — their brain. more info

Dr. Luis Montero CabreraMaterials Science and Engineering Colloquium Series
Friday, Feb. 5 (11 a.m. - noon)
Title: Light Harvesting Molecules — Theoretical Models of Exciton Topology and Binding.
Speaker: Dr. Luis Montero-Cabrera, University of Havana. more info

CBH Frontiers Lecture Series logoFrontiers of BrainHealth Lecture
Friday, Feb. 5 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: fMRI Studies of Tobacco Cue Reactivity.
Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey M. Englemann, MD Anderson Cancer Center.more info

httpCodeWarmers Club
Friday, Feb. 5 (1:30 - 3:30 p.m.)
Develop and refine problem-solving and coding skills. Participants will get certificates upon completing all the problems. more info

studentsiFriend Program and Matching Mixer
Friday, Feb. 5 (3 - 5 p.m.)
The iFriend program is a cultural exchange program that allows students to learn about new cultures and make new friends. more info

Dr. Mark ZobackGeosciences Seminar
Friday, Feb. 5 (3:30 - 4:30 p.m.)
Title: Earthquakes Triggered by Unconventional Oil and Gas Development — How to Stop Them.
Speaker: Dr. Mark Zoback, Stanford University. more info

Enric MadrigueraEnric Madriguera & Friends: Remembering Sabine Madriguera
Friday, Feb. 5 (8 p.m.)
Guitarists will honor Sabine Madriguera, a gifted teacher and performer who died in 2012. more info

audiologyThe 26th Annual Mayo Clinic Audiology Conference - Callier Center Bruton Conference
Saturday, Feb. 6 (9 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.)
This is a live interactive conference via webcast. Continuing education credits are available. more info

Chinese New Year 2016Chinese New Year Celebration
Saturday, Feb. 6 (2:30 p.m.)
The Confucius Institute at UT Dallas welcomes the Year of the Monkey with a grand celebration featuring a variety show. more info


healthy livingLive Healthy North Texas 10-Week Wellness Challenge
Jan. 25 - April 1
The challenge is conducted in teams of up to 10 people. more info

west Texas‘West Texas: Feast and Famine’
Jan. 11 - Feb. 12
The art installation merges organic sculptural forms, photographs and haunting sounds to create an immersive experience for viewers. more info

Drawing Quote Unquote‘Drawing Quote Unquote’
Jan. 15 - Feb. 12
Local and emerging artists explore various ways to interpret the notion of drawing. more info

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