April 26, 2017


Events, Lectures, Seminars

holocaust remembranceHolocaust Remembrance Day
Monday, April 24 (11 a.m.)
In commemoration of Holocaust Remembrance Day, students, faculty, staff and administration will recite Holocaust poems in numerous languages. more info

Education AbroadEducation Abroad Information
Monday, April 24 (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Friday, April 28 (2:30 - 3:30 p.m.)
Learn about study abroad opportunities, scholarships, the application process and more. more info

Kristen KennedyCVL Science Luncheon Series
Monday, April 24 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Pushing the Aging Brain: Functional Response to Cognitive Challenge.
Speaker: Dr. Kristen Kennedy, Center for Vital Longevity, UT Dallas. more info

paws finalsPAWS for Finals
Monday, April 24 (1 - 4 p.m.)
Students are invited to relieve stress through therapy dogs, mindful coloring, bracelet making, raffles and yoga. more info

jsom entranceSpring Quick Pitch Competition Final
Monday, April 24 (4:30 - 6:30 p.m.)
Ten students will present their business ideas to a panel of guest judges. more info

undergrad research6th Annual Exhibition of Excellence in Undergraduate Research
Tuesday, April 25 (9 - 11 a.m.)
A panel of industry representatives will review the top posters from recipients of the Undergraduate Research Scholar Awards. more info

teaTea Tuesdays
Tuesday, April 25 (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
Join the Galerstein Women's Center for refreshing tea. more info


jsom dayCoffee with the Program Director
Tuesday, April 25 (11 - 11:30 a.m.)
Learn about the flexibility the master's in innovation and entrepreneurship offers, including startup launch courses and funding. more info

studentsJunior Jubilee
Tuesday, April 25 (11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.)
Celebrate being one year away from graduation with food, root beer floats and giveaways while supplies last. more info

airplaneOverseas Travel Workshop
Tuesday, April 25 (2 - 3:30 p.m.)
Advisors will hold a travel workshop for international students interested in or planning to travel overseas. more info

dcs brownbagDCS Brownbag Talk
Tuesday, April 25 (2:30 - 3:30 p.m.)
Title: Supporting LGBT+ Students in the Classroom.
Speakers: Matt Johns and Cody Kuhn, Galerstein Women's Center at UT Dallas. more info

cuban architectureEODIAH Workshop Talk
Tuesday, April 25 (4 p.m.)
Title: Cuba Incarcerated: The Historic Vision of Cuban Prison Architecture.
Speaker: Dr. Joseph Hartman, UT Dallas visiting research fellow. more info

service carnivalNRHH and RHNW Service Carnival
Tuesday, April 25 (5 - 7 p.m.)
Relieve finals stress with service projects, a dunk tank, carnival foods, and possibly puppies. more info

swcTime Out Tuesday
Tuesday, April 25 (6 p.m.)
Decorate a free cookie  in Dining Hall West. more info

Bi and Vellingiri Computer Engineering Colloquium
Wednesday, April 26 (3:30 - 5 p.m.)
PhD candidates Zhaori Bi and Shanthi Vellingiri will discuss their research at the final event of the series. more info

students International Student Group
Wednesday, April 26 (4 - 5:30 p.m.)
Connect with other international students to discuss shared experiences. more info

comet readyComet Ready
Thursday, April 27 (10 - 11 a.m.)
learn about the types of hazards that could affect your area, the difference between a watch and a warning, and what to put in an emergency kit. more info

passportsOPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Thursday, April 27 (2:30 - 3:45 p.m.)
Learn about the OPT application process, employment and travel considerations, and reporting requirements. more info

student with laptopMS Accounting Information
Thursday, April 27 (6 - 7 p.m.)
This session will cover application procedures, program curriculum and various degree requirements. more info

paragraph 175Film Screening: 'Paragraph 175'
Thursday, April 27 (6 - 8:30 p.m.)
In the documentary Paragraph 175, historian Klaus Muller interviews survivors of the Nazi persecution of homosexuals. more info

Dr. Marilyn S. Albert The Jean & Bill Booziotis Public Lecture
Thursday, April 27 (7 p.m.)
Title: Seeking Better Treatments for Alzheimer’s: The Way Forward.
Speaker: Dr. Marilyn S. Albert, Johns Hopkins University. more info

students walkingTransfer Orientation Summer/Fall 2017
Friday, April 28 (8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
Transfer students will learn about UT Dallas resources, meet with academic advisors and begin the process of registering for classes. more info

arrow on grass24th Annual UT Dallas Scholarship Tournament
Friday, April 28 (9:15 a.m. - 6 p.m.)
The scholarships fund undergraduates research and travel expenses, allow grad students to present their work at conferences, and assist first-generation college students. more info

 Dr. Margaret OwenBBS Colloquium
Friday, April 28 (10 - 11 a.m.)
Title: Child Care, Families and Cultural Contexts of Children's Development.
Speaker: Dr. Margaret Owen, UT Dallas. more info

wellness centerA Walk in Their Shoes
Friday, April 28 (11 a.m.)
Join the Interfraternity Council in raising awareness of violence and abuse, and supporting survivors and victims. more info

gr buildingECON Program Seminar
Friday, April 28 (1:30 - 2:45 p.m.)
Title: Interest on Reserves, Regime Shifts and Bank Behavior.
Speaker: Dr. David VanHoose, Baylor University. more info

mall circleUTDesign Expo
Friday, April 28 (2:30 - 4 p.m.)
Mechanical engineering and bioengineering students will showcase their capstone projects. more info

confucius logoConfucius Salon
Saturday, April 29 (4 - 5:30 p.m.)
Title: The Silk Road in the Global Age.
Speaker: Dai Wenjing, Jiangsu University. more info


booksNational Poetry Month at McDermott Library
April 1 - April 30
Enjoy a walking tour of poems about libraries, librarians and books. Each floor of Eugene McDermott Library features poems by famous poets. more info

hygiene item driveOSV April Hygiene Item Drive
April 1 - April 28
Throughout the month of April, help the Office of Student Volunteerism collect hygiene items for the Human Rights Initiative. more info

campusFreedom from Smoking Pilot Class
April 18 - May 30
The seven-week, eight-session class follows the American Lung Association’s Freedom from Smoking cessation program to help participants end their smoking habits. more info

volunteersNational Volunteer Week
April 24 - April 28
The Office of Student Volunteerism (OSV) is celebrating National Volunteer Week.  Students, staff and faculty are invited to participate in special, on-campus events. more info

2017 arts festivalSpring Arts Festival
April 24 - May 12
The Spring Arts Festival features the work of over 600 students from more than 40 courses. more info

figaro'The Marriage of Figaro' by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
April 28 - April 29
Mozart's classic comedy about the battle of the sexes is transported to New York City and the One-Percenters. more info

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