December 9, 2016


Events, Lectures, Seminars

wheelDriver's Training for UTD Employees
Monday, Dec. 5 (10 - 11 a.m.)
Any UT Dallas employee who drives a state-owned automobile is required to take this training once every three years. more info

Center for Vital Longevity wordmarkCVL Science Series Luncheon
Monday, Dec. 5 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Cognitive Plasticity in Healthy Older Adults and At-Risk Population
Speaker: Dr. Louis Bherer, Concordia University. more info

roadtripMen's Basketball Road Trip to UT Arlington
Monday, Dec. 5 (5:15 - 10:30 p.m.)
Join a caravan across town to watch the men's basketball team play the University of Texas at Arlington. more info

pen and graphsMS Accounting Information
Tuesday, Dec. 6 (8 - 9 a.m.)
This session will cover application procedures, program curriculum and various degree requirements. more info

Join UsTake a Study Break
Tuesday, Dec. 6 (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
Take a break from studying and join fellow students at the Galerstein Women’s Center for complimentary coffee, hot chocolate and desserts. more info

researchResponsible Conduct of Research Seminar
Tuesday, Dec. 6 (noon - 2 p.m.)
Title: Data Management and Ownership
Speakers: Dr. Patrick Brandt and Dr. Rodney Andrews, The University of Texas at Dallas. more info

edu abroadEducation Abroad Information
Tuesday, Dec. 6 (1 - 2 p.m.)
Learn about study abroad opportunities, scholarships, application process and more. more info

passportsChanging to F-1 Status Workshop
Tuesday, Dec. 6 (2 - 3:30 p.m.)
Learn everything you need to know about changing your visa status to F-1. more info

glass artEdith O’Donnell Institute of Art History Talk
Tuesday, Dec. 6 (4 p.m.)
Title: Using Surface Science and Surface Analysis to Understand (and Hopefully Ameliorate) Ultra-Slow Corrosion Processes in Works of Art.
Speaker: Dr. David McPhail, The University of Texas at Dallas. more info

utd studentsEnglish Conversation Hour
Tuesday, Dec. 6 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Thursday, Dec. 8 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Learn and practice English in a fun, informal setting. more info

fire fighterFire Extinguisher Training
Wednesday, Dec. 7 (10:30 - 11:30 a.m.)
Wednesday, Dec. 7 (1:30 - 2:30 p.m.)
Learn about types of fire extinguishers and when and how to use them. more info

Student Wellness Center wordmarkAsk the Dietitian
Wednesday, Dec. 7 (2 - 4 p.m.)
A registered dietitian will be happy to answer your nutrition questions. more info

students on campusRoad Warriors: Commuter Break
Wednesday, Dec. 7 (2 - 5 p.m.)
Need a place to hang out between classes? A place to study? Or just want to meet other commuters? Stop by for snacks, while supplies last. more info

McDermott LibraryStreaming McDermott
Wednesday, Dec. 7 (3 - 4 p.m.)
Learn about streaming video resources offered at McDermott Library, including how to find and view content, create playlists and embed clips in eLearning. more info

atomPhysics Colloquium
Wednesday, Dec. 7 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Title: Supermassive Black Holes in Nearby Galaxies.
Speaker: Dr. Chung-Pei Ma, the University of California, Berkeley. more info

jsom duskFall 2016 Graduation & Awards Banquet
Wednesday, Dec. 7 (5 - 7 p.m.)
A banquet will be held to honor graduating finance students and to recognize this semester's competition award winners. more info

marketing treeMS Marketing Information
Thursday, Dec. 8 (noon - 1 p.m.)
This session will cover application procedures, program curriculum and various degree requirements. more info

utd mallOPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Thursday, Dec. 8 (2:30 - 3:45 p.m.)
Learn about the OPT application process, employment and travel considerations, and reporting requirements. more info

student with laptopGoogle Like a Librarian
Thursday, Dec. 8 (3 - 4 p.m.)
Learn how to effectively use Google to get the best results. more info

microorganismsBiological Sciences Seminar
Thursday, Dec. 8 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Speaker: Dr. Prasanth Kannanganattu, the University of Illinois at Chicago. more info

JSOM building at nightGlobal Leadership Executive MBA Information
Thursday, Dec. 8 (5 - 6 p.m.)
The program director will provide important information on curriculum, admissions, delivery format and study tours. more info

studentsMBA & MS Program Information
Thursday, Dec. 8 (5:30 - 6:30 p.m.)
Those interested in the Full-Time MBA, Professional MBA or one of the Jindal School's master's programs are encouraged to attend. more info

students stockSpring 2017 Transfer Orientation
Friday, Dec. 9 (8:30 - 4 p.m.)
Students will learn about UT Dallas resources, meet with academic advising and begin the process of registering for classes. more info

bbsBBS Colloquium
Friday, Dec. 9 (9:30 - 10:30 a.m.)
Title: The Biology of Auditory Learning.
Speaker: Dr. Nina Kraus, Northwestern University. more info

utd wheelGolf Cart Safety Training
Friday, Dec. 9 (10 - 11 a.m.)
This training provides basic safety awareness in the use of golf carts and utility carts. more info

ECS ComplexUTDesign Computer Science Expo
Friday, Dec. 9 (1 - 4:30 p.m.)
Students will present their senior design capstone projects. more info

planeEducation Abroad Pre-Departure Orientation
Friday, Dec. 9 (2:30 - 4 p.m.)
This orientation is a required component of the application process and will include valuable information to help students prepare for their study abroad experience. more info


fall artsFall Student Arts Festival
Nov. 28 - Dec. 13
The Fall Student Arts Festival features the work of over 600 students from more than 40 courses. more info

ecs buildingSMART 2016 Symposium
Dec. 5 - Dec. 8
Academics from around the world will gather with corporate partners and agencies to present the latest findings to a focused community of scholars and companies. more info

robotics teamBEST & UIL State Robotics Championship
Dec. 8 - Dec. 10
Watch the top middle-school and high-school robotics teams from Arizona, New Mexico and Texas compete. more info

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