September 26, 2017

September 26, 2017


Comet Day

The Student Union & Activities Advisory Board (SUAAB) presents Comet Day, an annual spirit day event featuring free food and giveaways, on Tuesday, Sept. 26, from noon to 2 p.m. more info

Events, Lectures, Seminars

vcbGraduate School Expo Fall 2017
Monday, Sept. 25 (11 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
Speak with a graduate university representative about admission, scholarships, financial assistance, and degree programs. more info

bbs roadmapBBS Career Road Map Series
Monday, Sept. 25 (11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
Title: Graduate Programs in Social Work.
Speaker: Anna Johnson, MSW. more info


cvlCVL Science Luncheon Series
Monday, Sept. 25 (noon - 1 p.m.
Title: Mapping of Electrophysiological Response to Transcranial Infrared Laser Stimulation on the Human Brain In Vivo Measured by EEG.
Speaker: Dr. Hanli Liu, UT Austin. more info

mall fountain Center for Teaching and Learning Presentation
Monday, Sept. 25 (noon - 1:30 p.m.)
Title: If We Learn Like That, Why Do We Teach Like This?
Speaker: Dr. Robert Duke, UT Austin. more info

edu abroadEducation Abroad: Peer Advising
Tuesday, Sept. 26 (9 a.m. - noon)
Friday, Sept. 29 (1 - 4 p.m.)
All students are invited to speak with a peer advisor who will offer a student perspective on studying abroad. more info

wheelGolf Cart Safety Training
Tuesday, Sept. 26 (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

tea Tea Tuesdays
Tuesday, Sept. 26 (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
Join the Galerstein Gender Center on Tuesdays for refreshing tea and conversation. more info


dcs brownbag DCS Brown Bag Talk
Tuesday, Sept. 26 (11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
Title: Language Acquisition and Comprehension: What We Have Learned from the Brain.
Speaker: Julie Schneider, UT Dallas. more info

communiTEA CommuniTEA - iFeminism
Tuesday, Sept. 26 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Join us for a discussion about the different intersections of our identities and how they may come together around the idea of feminism. more info

student laptopMS in Supply Chain Management Information
Tuesday, Sept. 26 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Thursday, Sept. 28 (noon - 1 p.m.)
This session will cover application procedures, program curriculum and degree information. more info

edu abroadEducation Abroad Information
Tuesday, Sept. 26 (12:30 - 2 p.m.)
Learn more about study abroad programs offered through UT Dallas. more info


comet ready Comet Ready
Tuesday, Sept. 26 (2 - 3 p.m.)
The Office of Emergency Management will explain emergency response procedures for evacuation, sheltering, and lockdown. more info

plane Education Abroad: Predeparture Orientation
Tuesday, Sept. 26 (2 - 3:30 p.m.)
All students who plan to study abroad in the next semester are required to attend this orientation before departure. more info

happy students iEngage: Make Your Own Commercial
Tuesday, Sept. 26 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Students are welcome to engage in weekly conversations and activities with a cultural twist. more info

mixer Multiracial Mixer
Tuesday, Sept. 26 (6 - 9 p.m.)
Students within the multiracial community are brought together to connect with another, share experiences, and learn about the resources available on campus. more info

american flag Veteran Resource Fair
Wednesday, Sept. 27 (10 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
Come connect with community and campus resources and learn about opportunities with local veteran organizations. more info

studentsMS in Marketing Information
Wednesday, Sept. 27 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Learn about application procedures, program curriculum, and various degree requirements. more info


jsomITS Coffee Chat
Thursday, Sept. 28 (9 - 11 a.m.)
If you have questions related to the ITS program or other questions related to ITS, join Dr. Dawn Owens and members of the ITS Leadership Council for a coffee chat session. more info

red blood cells Blood-Borne Pathogen Training
Thursday, Sept. 28 (10 - 10:45 a.m.)
Get general information about hepatitis A, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and HIV. Learn how these pathogens spread and how to avoid getting infected. more info

library McDermott Library Tour
Thursday, Sept. 28 (10 - 11 a.m.)
Learn about the history, resources and services on each floor. more info


passportsOPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Thursday, Sept. 28 (2:30 - 3:45 p.m.)
Learn about the OPT application process, employment and travel considerations, and reporting requirements. more info

keyboard MS Accounting Information
Thursday, Sept. 28 (6 - 7 p.m.)
This session will cover application procedures, program curriculum and various degree requirements. more info


hlm alumniHealthcare Management Alumni Affinity Chapter Networking Event
Thursday, Sept. 28 (6 - 7 p.m.)
The Alumni Steering Committee for the UT Dallas Healthcare Management Alumni Chapter will be holding a meet-and-greet event. more info

david wright Creative Writing Lecture
Thursday, Sept. 28 (7 p.m.)
Title: African Brigade.
Speaker: David Wright. more info


princess brideMeteor Theater: The Princess Bride
Thursday, Sept. 28 (7 - 9 p.m.)
Join Meteor Theater for a night of swashbuckling, daring-do and romance as we celebrate the 30th anniversary of this classic film. more info

bbs seminarCallier Flash Seminar
Friday, Sept. 29 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Children's Voices, Foreign Accent, and the Perception of Speech in Adverse Conditions.
Speaker: Dr. Peter Assmann, Michelle Kapolowicz and Vahid Montazeri, UT Dallas. more info

center for brain health Frontiers of BrainHealth Lecture
Friday, Sept. 29 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Noninvasive Brain Neuromodulation with Real-Time fMRI Neurofeedback Amygdala Emotional Regulation Training and Concurrent EEG Recordings.
Speaker: Dr. Jerzy Bodurka, University of Oklahoma. more info

atecActuarial Career Day with Willis Towers Watson
Friday, Sept. 29 (noon - 2 p.m.)
Bring your resume and be ready to talk to employers about your actuarial studies at UT Dallas and your career plans. more info

monogramDiscover UT Dallas (Austin)
Sunday, Oct. 1 (4 - 6 p.m.)
University representatives will answer questions and provide detailed information regarding admissions, scholarships, financial aid, academic programs and campus life. more info


birthday party projectOSV Gift Wrap & Wrapping Paper Drive
Sept. 1 - 29
Donate colorful wrapping paper and new or gently used gift bags through the month of September. Collected items will be donated to the Birthday Party Project. more info

mallSuicide Prevention Week
Sept. 25 - 29
Participate in events aimed at raising awareness of the signs of suicide and the supportive services available at UT Dallas. more info

students on campusJSOM BCC Accent Improvement
Sept. 11 - Nov. 13
Improve your accent while speaking American English. Gain confidence you need to interact in academic, social and professional settings. more info

cccdCallier Center Autism Spectrum Disorders Young Adult Social Communication Group
Sept. 11 - Dec. 4
The group supports young adults ages 18 to 30 in developing skills for college and work. more info

jsom buildingComet Accelerator
Sept. 15 - Dec. 1
Comet Accelerator is a 10-week, experiential program that pulls faculty, staff and current students into an environment that incubates ideas and engages prospective customers in preparation for the launch of a new business concept. 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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