February 26, 2017


Events, Lectures, Seminars

wheelDriver's Training for UTD Employees
Monday, Feb. 27 (10 - 11 a.m.)
Per UT System policy, UT Dallas employees who drive state-owned automobiles are required to take this training once every three years. more info

science seriesCVL Science Luncheon Series
Monday, Feb. 27 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Neuroplasticity in Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury after Cognitive Training.
Speaker: Dr. Kihwan Han, Center for BrainHealth, UT Dallas. more info

teaTea Tuesdays
Tuesday, Feb. 28 (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
Join the Galerstein Women's Center for refreshing tea. more info

The Boss BabyDreamWorks at ATEC
Tuesday, Feb. 28 (1:30 p.m.)
Listen to director Tom McGrath and producer Ramsey Naito talk about the making of the new animated film “The Boss Baby.” more info

planeOverseas Travel Workshop
Tuesday, Feb. 28 (2 - 3:30 p.m.)
The ISSO international student advisors will hold a travel workshop for international students interested in or planning to travel overseas. more info

pyle artEODIAH Workshop Talk
Tuesday, Feb. 28 (4 p.m.)
Title: Pedagogical Subversion: The 'Un-American' Graphics of Kevin C. Pyle.
Speaker: Dr. Allan Antliff, UT Dallas Visiting Research Fellow. more info

two studentsEnglish Conversation Hour
Tuesday, Feb. 28 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Thursday, March 2 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Learn and practice English in a fun, informal setting. more info

students stockJourney from F-1 to H-1B and Beyond
Tuesday, Feb. 28 (5:30 - 7:30 p.m.)
Learn about the secrets and strategies for U.S. full-time employment for international students. more info


swcTime Out Tuesday - Spa Party
Tuesday, Feb. 28 (6 p.m.)
Take a break from studying and de-stress at a relaxing spa party. more info


brain owner guideThe Brain an Owner's Guide 2017 Lecture Series
Tuesday, Feb. 28 (6:15 - 8:15 p.m.)
The Center for BrainHealth's annual public lecture series delivers groundbreaking brain health research from renowned leaders in the field. more info

education abroadEducation Abroad Information
Wednesday, March 1 (10 - 11 a.m.)
Attend this one-hour session where you will learn about study abroad opportunities, scholarships, application process, and more. more info

two studentsMS in Marketing Information
Wednesday, March 1 (noon - 1 p.m.)
This information session is for those interested in the program. It is open to all prospective students, including those nearing completion of their undergraduate degrees. more info

utd ring2017 Spring Ring Days
Wednesday, March 1 (2 - 6 p.m.)
Thursday, March 2 (2 - 6 p.m.)
Balfour representatives will be on campus to answer questions and take orders in time for the Spring Ring Ceremony on May 9. more info

campusInternational Student Tax Filing Workshop
Wednesday, March 1 (3:30 - 4:30 p.m.)
This workshop is for those who did not receive U.S.-sourced income (wages, taxable scholarships, housing stipends, cash awards, etc.) in 2016. more info

students talking International Student Conversation Group
Wednesday, March 1 (4 - 5:30 p.m.)
Connect with other international students to discuss shared experiences. more info


bladerunnerCinematheque: 'Blade Runner'
Wednesday, March 1 (7 p.m.)
This evening features a film followed by a short question-and-answer session with members of the industry. more info

career roadmapBBS Career Roadmap
Thursday, March 2 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Learn how to identify and portray your transferable or “soft” skills, as well as the required “hard” skills. more info

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

brain gearsNeuroscience Seminar
Thursday, March 2 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Title: New Approaches for Treating Hearing Disorders and Pain: Invasive to Noninvasive and Brain to Body.
Speaker: Dr. Hubert Lim, University of Minnesota. more info

student on computerMS Finance Information
Friday, March 3 (9 - 10 a.m.)
This session will cover application procedures, program curriculum, online and on-campus learning options as well as various degree requirements. more info

cfcf lectureCenter for Children and Families Spring Lecture
Friday, March 3 (9:30 - 10:30 a.m.)
Title: Cognitive benefits of learning to play chess and other strategy games.
Speaker: Dr. Chandramallika Basak, UT Dallas. more info

spirit fridaysSpirit Friday Lunch
Friday, March 3 (10 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
Wear the UTD colors and get a discounted lunch. more info


center for brain healthFrontiers of BrainHealth Lecture
Friday, March 3 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: A Map for Social Navigation in the Human Brain.
Speaker: Dr. Daniela Schiller, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. more info

math boardMathematical Sciences Colloquium
Friday, March 3 (3:30 - 4:30 p.m.)
Title: Exact geometric approach to the dynamics of tubes conveying fluid.
Speaker: Dr. Vakhtang Putkaradze, University of Alberta. more info

geoscienceGeosciences Seminar
Friday, March 3 (3:30 - 4:30 p.m.)
Title: Unlocking the age of serpentinites with magnetite (U-Th)/He cronometery.
Speaker: Dr. Emily Cooperdock, University of Texas at Austin. more info

computer infoMS Finance Q&A Session
Friday, March 3 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Learn about test scores, getting letters of recommendation, and more. more info


comet sneak peekComet Sneak Peek II
Saturday, March 4 (10 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
Learn about the University through campus and housing tours, staff presentations and an opportunity to interact with current UT Dallas students. more info


through the lensOSV February Stationary & Greeting Card Drive
Feb. 1 - Feb. 28
Assist the Office of Student Volunteerism to bring joy and celebration to low-income senior citizens in nursing homes throughout the Dallas community. more info

comer collectionComer Collection: Binary Consciousness
Feb. 17 - March 10
This exhibit examines a binary stream of consciousness present in portrait photography. more info


swcEating Disorder Awareness Week
Feb. 27 - March 3
Events and activities related to eating disorders and body image will be offered throughout the week. more info

book treeOSV March Book Drive
March 1 - March 31
Celebrate March into Literacy Month by donating new and gently used books to the Friends of the Richardson Library (FOL). more info

16th annual competition16th Annual Texas Guitar Competition and Festival
March 2 - March 4
This unique competition, designed to showcase outstanding classical guitar students, will award cash prizes to the winners. more info

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