December 12, 2017

December 12, 2017


grads take a selfie with Temoc

Friends, family and supporters will help mark the accomplishments of the newest class of graduates on Dec. 14-16. Get all the details — including information about doctoral hooding and commencement ceremonies for the eight schools — here.

Events, Lectures, Seminars

woman smelling coffee Stressbusters: Donut Stress Day
Monday, Dec. 11 (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Enjoy delicious doughnuts and coffee, while supplies last. more info

student posing with Temoc Pictures with Temoc
Monday, Dec. 11 (noon - 2 p.m.)
Have your picture made with everyone's favorite mascot. Senior T-shirts will be available for fall 2017 grads, while supplies last. more info

us flag Veteran Cord Ceremony
Monday, Dec. 11 (7 - 8:30 p.m.)
UT Dallas recognizes graduating students who serve or have served in the U.S. military, or who will be commissioned through ROTC. more info

jsom at night MBA & MS Online Information Session
Tuesday, Dec. 12 (8 - 9 a.m.)
This information session details graduate programs offered by the Naveen Jindal School of Management.  more info

education abroadEducation Abroad: Exchange Mobility Workshop
Tuesday, Dec. 12 (9:30 - 10:30 a.m.)
This session will include valuable information to help prepare for an exchange program, including eligibility, deadlines, competitive process, credit transfer and more. more info

tea Tea Tuesdays
Tuesday, Dec. 12 (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
Join the Galerstein Gender Center on Tuesdays for refreshing tea and conversation. more info

colorful glowing circles Stressbusters: Glowcade
Tuesday, Dec. 12 (11 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
Enjoy a round of miniature golf and other games played in the dark. more info

airplane Overseas Travel for International Students Workshop
Tuesday, Dec. 12 (2 - 3:30 p.m.)
International student advisors will provide valuable information on topics including renewing your visa and re-entering the U.S. more info

Dr. Eric Schlereth Sips of Science Lecture
Tuesday, Dec. 12 (7 - 9 p.m.)
Title: One Nation Under Rum.
Speaker: Dr. Eric Schlereth, UT Dallas. more info

student with laptop MS in Finance Online Information Session
Wednesday, Dec. 13 (9 - 10 a.m.)
Program director will cover the curriculum, admission process, student experience and program benefits. more info

Will Ferrell as the elf Stressbusters Movie Marathon: Elf
Wednesday, Dec. 13 (11 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
Attend one of three screenings of this holiday classic about Buddy the elf. more info

marketing treeMS in Marketing Online Information Session
Wednesday, Dec. 13 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Learn about application procedures, program curriculum and degree requirements. more info

Founders BuildingNatural Sciences and Mathematics Town Hall
Wednesday, Dec. 13 (2 - 3 p.m.)
Bring your questions for Dr. Bruce Novak, dean of the School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, and advising coordinator Lupita Camarillo. more info

two studentsMS in Finance Chat Session
Wednesday, Dec. 13 (5:30 - 6:30 p.m.)
Program director Carolyn Reichert will cover the program curriculum, admission process, student experience and program benefits. more info

pathogens Blood-Borne Pathogen Training
Thursday, Dec. 14 (10 - 10:45 a.m.)
Get general information about hepatitis and HIV. Learn how these pathogens spread and how to avoid getting infected. more info

airplane Education Abroad: Pre-Departure Orientation
Thursday, Dec. 14 (10 - 11:30 a.m.)
Education Abroad invites all students who plan to study abroad next semester to attend a pre-departure orientation. more info

bowl of cereal Stressbusters: Cereal & Cartoons
Thursday, Dec. 14 (11 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
Join SUAAB for a bowl of cereal as you watch new and throwback cartoons. more info

JSOM building in the evening JSOM PhD Admissions Q-and-A
Thursday, Dec. 14 (2 - 4 p.m.)
Have questions about admission to JSOM PhD programs? Join us for a live chat. more info

passports OPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Thursday, Dec. 14 (2:30 - 3:45 p.m.)
Learn about the OPT application process, employment and travel considerations and reporting requirements. more info

calculatorMS in Accounting Q-and-A
Thursday, Dec. 14 (6 - 7 p.m.)
This session will cover application procedures, program curriculum and various degree requirements. more info

libraryPubMed for the Rest of Us
Friday, Dec. 15 (noon - 12:30 p.m.)
This session will introduce PubMed, one of the premier medical databases, from the perspective of a novice researcher. more info

Dr. Bilal Akin Engineering and Computer Science Seminar
Friday, Dec. 15 (1 - 2 p.m.)
Title: Condition Monitoring and Fault Diagnosis of Motor Drives and Components.
Speaker: Dr. Bilal Akin, UT Dallas. more info

sunset at TI Plaza Iranian Student Community: Yalda Night
Saturday, Dec. 16 (6:30 - 11:30 p.m.)
Join the Iranian Student Community for this celebration of the winter solstice. more info


child with tabletCollapsing Space & Time: An Illumination of Realities Through Screens
Nov. 17 - Dec. 29
UT Dallas student artist Nicole Reusser aims to photograph today’s culture and the experience of “living within screens.” more info

scene from Barletta's workThe Frailty in Our Nature
Nov. 17 - Dec. 29
UT Dallas student artist Natalie Barletta attempts to revitalize a respect among the audience for Earth by emphasizing connections and frailty we share with the environment. more info


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