August 24, 2017

August 24, 2017


volunteer info booth

Celebrate “Eclipse Across America” at the Eugene McDermott Library on Monday, Aug. 21, with live streaming of NASA’s feed of the solar eclipse as it passes over the United States. Festivities include solar glasses, solar cookies and opportunities to safely view the eclipse with a solar telescope, sun spotters and pinhole projectors. more info

Events, Lectures, Seminars

trellisLibrarians In The Lobby
Monday, Aug. 21 (10 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Stop by the McDermott Library lobby to meet library staff and learn about the services and people you will find at the library. more info

steering wheelHands-On Golf Cart Safety Training
Tuesday, Aug. 22 (10 - 11 a.m.)
This training provides basic safety awareness in the use of golf carts and utility carts, which includes a hands-on driving test. more info


teaTea Tuesdays
Tuesday, Aug. 22 (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
Join the Galerstein Gender Center for refreshing tea. more info


jsomMS in Supply Chain Management Information Session
Tuesday, Aug. 22 (noon - 1 p.m.)
This session will cover application procedures, program curriculum and various degree requirements. more info

marketing word cloudMS in Marketing Online Information Session
Tuesday, Aug. 22 (noon - 1 p.m.)
This session will cover application procedures, program curriculum and various degree requirements. more info


students iEngage
Tuesday, Aug. 22 (4 - 5 p.m.)
All students are welcome to engage in weekly conversations and activities with a cultural twist. more info

students on campus Student Government Senate Meeting
Tuesday, Aug. 22 (5:15 - 7:30 p.m.)
Visitors are always welcome. Refreshments are provided. more info

breakfast Senior Breakfast
Wednesday, Aug. 23 (9 - 10:30 a.m.)
Undergraduate seniors are treated to a breakfast in celebration of their final year at UT Dallas. Senior shirts will be available for pickup. more info

United States flag Military and Veteran Center Welcome Lunch
Wednesday, Aug. 23 (11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Meet PAVE Peer Advisors, Veterans of UT Dallas (SVA Chapter) members and other military-affiliated students. more info

McDermott Library McDermott Library Tour
Wednesday, Aug. 23 (1 - 2 p.m.)
Join us for a tour of McDermott Library with a knowledgeable staff member. Learn about the history, resources and services on each floor. more info

greeks FSL Greeks Treats & Trivia
Wednesday, Aug. 23 (5 - 8 p.m.)
All UT Dallas students are invited to meet the men and women of the Fraternity and Sorority Life community. more info

figure with instrument Sadhana Fall 2017 Kickoff
Wednesday, Aug. 23 (6 - 7:30 p.m.)
Join Sadhana, the Indian classical music club, for its fall kickoff event. more info

Sharara Sharara: Workshops
Wednesday, Aug. 23 (7 - 11 p.m.)
Join UT Dallas' Bollywood fusion dance team for a workshop in preparation for Aug. 28 auditions. more info

Diversity Poetry Jam Diversity Poetry Jam
Wednesday, Aug. 23 (8 - 10 p.m.)
Join us for a night of high energy spoken-word performances by established and local work poets. Experience an inspirational showcase of talent and cultural diversity. more info

United States flagStudent Veterans: Networking Breakfast
Thursday, Aug. 24 (8:30 - 10:30 a.m.)
Students with military experience are invited to breakfast provided by Texas Instruments. Gain insight about the transition from college to civilian opportunities. more info

blood cellsBlood-Borne Pathogen Training
Thursday, Aug. 24 (10 - 10:45 a.m.)
Get general information about hepatitis A, B and C, and HIV. Learn how these pathogens spread and how to avoid infection. more info

jsomMS in Supply Chain Management Webinar
Thursday, Aug. 24 (noon - 1 p.m.)
This session will cover services offered to students in the supply chain management program. There also will be a Q-and-A session. more info

passports OPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Thursday, Aug. 24 (2:30 - 3:45 p.m.)
Learn about the OPT application process, employment and travel considerations, and reporting requirements. more info

Dr. A. Clay Clark Biological Science Seminar
Thursday, Aug. 24 (3 - 4 p.m.)
Title: Evolution of Caspase Allostery.
Speaker: Dr. A. Clay Clark, University of Texas at Arlington. more info

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Meteor Theater: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Thursday, Aug. 24 (7 - 9:30 p.m.)
Prepare to launch into the stars and the start of the semester with "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2." Meteor Theater will be giving away two Bluetooth speakers. more info

TaRaas TaRaas Workshop
Thursday, Aug. 24 (7 - 10 p.m.)
Join Indian folk dance team TaRaas for a workshop. more info

 Dr. Borivoje Nikolic ECS Seminar
Friday, Aug. 25 (1 - 2 p.m.)
Title: Clock Generation for Multi-Core Socs.
Speaker: Dr. Borivoje Nikolic, University of California, Berkeley. more info

Dr. Omar F. Mohammed Physics Colloquium
Friday, Aug. 25 (2 - 3 p.m.)
Title: Mapping Charge Carrier Dynamics in Real-space and Time on Semiconductor Material Surfaces and Interfaces using Ultrafast Spectroscopy and Four-dimensional Electron Microscopy.
Speaker: Dr. Omar F. Mohammed, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology. more info

VINCEF students Vietnamese Intl. Network of Culture: Welcome Event
Friday, Aug. 25 (6 - 9:30 p.m.)
This event welcomes new members. Play games to connect with new and old members. more info

Chalak Chalak Indian Dance Team: Information Session
Friday, Aug. 25 (7 - 9 p.m.)
Information session for students interested in joining this dance team. more info

rainbow ice cream Bronies of UTD: Ice Cream Dream
Saturday, Aug. 26 (4 - 6 p.m.)
Ice cream party to welcome new members. more info

studentsCollege Panhellenic Council: PACER Training
Sunday, Aug. 27 (4 - 5:30 p.m.)
The Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life will host this training on possible crisis and emergency response. more info


WoWWeeks of Welcome
Aug. 20 - Sept. 1
Parties, music, food, giveaways and much more. more info

crayonsOSV School Supply Drive
Aug. 1-31
The Office of Student Volunteerism is collecting school supplies. Markers, colored pencils, erasers, glue sticks and scissors are especially needed. more info

women working outUniversity Recreation Memberships
Aug. 1-31
Faculty and staff may purchase annual memberships, towel service and locker rentals. more info

people at computer Dallas Community Tax Center Summer and Fall Hours
July 15 - Oct. 15
Free assistance for faculty, staff and students to complete prior-year returns, amended returns, NR returns and ITIN applications. more info

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