January 17, 2020

January 17, 2020


Events, Lectures, Seminars

Mocktail Party Spring 2020 Welcome Back Information Booths
Monday, Jan. 13 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
Tuesday, Jan. 14 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
Stop by one of the Office of Facilities & Economic Development information booths if you need directions to class, have questions about campus resources, or just need a bottle of water. more info

BS Supply Chain Management - Information Table BS Supply Chain Management - Information Table
Monday, Jan. 13 (9 - 11 a.m.)
Tuesday, Jan. 14 (9:30 - 11:30 a.m.)
Considering a major or minor in Supply Chain Management? This is a great time to learn more about the program. more info

Hot ChocOLate Hot ChocOLate
Monday, Jan. 13 (10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
Want to learn more about being an orientation leader? Stop by the Plinth to meet with the current officer team, learn more about the position and how to apply. more info

Mathematical Sciences Distinguished Colloquium Mathematical Sciences Distinguished Colloquium
Monday, Jan. 13 (1:30 - 2:30 p.m.)
Title: Valid Model-Free Prediction of Future Insurance Claims.
Speaker: Liang Hong, Robert Morris University. more info

CPT Workshop for F-1 Students CPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Monday, Jan. 13 (2 - 3:30 p.m.)
Learn about the Curricular Practical Training program, including the application process, eligibility and maintenance of status. more info

New Graduate Student Open House New Graduate Student Open House
Tuesday, Jan. 14 (11 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
The Office of Graduate Education welcomes all new graduate students. Learn about the programs we offer and other campus resources. Staff will be available to answer your questions. more info

Orientation Leader Interest Session Orientation Leader Interest Session
Tuesday, Jan. 14 (1 - 2 p.m.)
Wednesday, Jan. 15 (10 - 11 a.m.)
Want to be an orientation leader? Mix and mingle with the current team to learn about the job, how to apply and all the perks of the position. more info

Mathematical Sciences Distinguished Colloquium Mathematical Sciences Distinguished Colloquium
Tuesday, Jan. 14 (1:30 - 2:30 p.m.)
Title: Reproducible Bootstrap Aggregating.
Speaker: Meimei Liu, Duke University. more info

Free Dental Screening Free Dental Screening for Students
Wednesday, Jan. 15 (9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.)
Call the Student Health Center at 972-883-2747 to schedule an appointment. more info

SUAAB Lift Off Music Series featuring Next Town Down Lift Off Music Series: Next Town Down
Wednesday, Jan. 15 (7 - 9 p.m.)
Next Town Down is one of the few R&B groups to form during the 2010s. Inspired by the work of young vocal groups that preceded them, the quintet became popular on the video social network app more info

MVC Welcome Lunch MVC Welcome Lunch
Thursday, Jan. 16 (11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
This lunch is for U.S military-affiliated students, including veterans, Guard/Reserve/active duty, ROTC and spouses/children of veterans/service members. Meet PAVE peer advisors and other students connected to the military. more info

Beyond ATGC - Oxford Nanopore Technologies Lunch & Learn Beyond ATGC: Oxford Nanopore Technologies Lunch & Learn
Thursday, Jan. 16 (noon - 1:30 p.m.)
The seminar will feature exciting updates from Oxford Nanopore along with application talks from speaker James Brayer. more info

OPT Workshop for F-1 Students OPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Thursday, Jan. 16 (2 - 3:45 p.m.)
Learn about the OPT application process, employment and travel considerations, and reporting requirements. more info

Transfer Thirsty Thursday Fall 2019 Transfer Thirsty Thursday
Thursday, Jan. 16 (5 - 7 p.m.)
This come-and-go event is a monthly social mixer for undergraduate transfer students. more info

Campus Cleanup Campus Cleanup
Saturday, Jan. 18 (9 a.m. - noon)
The Campus Cleanup Program is for students, by students, designed to help beautify campus grounds and protect wildlife. more info


Future Retrospective: Master Shen-LongFuture Retrospective: Master Shen-Long
Through Aug. 23
The Crow Museum of Asian Art of The University of Texas at Dallas presents an exhibition featuring sculptural and dynamic works dating from the 1980s to the present. more info

OSV January Can Opener DriveCan Opener Drive
Jan. 1 - 31
Throughout the month of January, help the OSV collect new or gently used non-electric can openers for the Comet Cupboard. more info

Zarafa UnfoldingZarafa Unfolding
Jan. 14 - Feb. 15
A UT Dallas alumni-focused exhibition explores the cultural complexities regarding identities of creatives who belong to the Middle Eastern and South Asian diaspora, most of them residing and producing work as artists in North Texas. more info

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