June 16, 2019

June 16, 2019


Juneteenth Family Reunion 2019.

Multicultural Center Hosts Celebration on June 14

Commemorate the ending of slavery in the United States and celebrate family at the Multicultural Center's Juneteenth Family Reunion event on Friday, June 14, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Visitor Center Atrium. Enjoy food, performances, games and more.

Events, Lectures, Seminars

students in classroom CPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Monday, June 10 (2 - 3:30 p.m.)
Learn about the Curricular Practical Training program, including the application process, eligibility and maintenance of status. more info

two staff members smiling J-1 Employment Workshop
Tuesday, June 11 (2 - 3:30 p.m.)
Learn about J-1 employment opportunities such as on-campus employment, academic training and economic necessity. more info

The Elegance of the Hedgehog book cover Reading the World Book Club
Tuesday, June 11 (6 - 7:30 p.m.)
Join a discussion of Muriel Barbery’s best-selling and award-winning novel, The Elegance of the Hedgehog (2008), translated from the French by Allison Anderson. more info

a panel of students Staff Council General Meeting
Wednesday, June 12 (9 - 11 a.m.)
The UT Dallas Staff Council meets the second Wednesday of each month to discuss council and University initiatives. General meetings are open; staff, faculty and students are welcome to attend. more info

Safe Zone posterSAFE ZONE Ally Training
Wednesday, June 12 (10 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
Ally Training provides a venue for LGBT+ people, Allies and participants to express concerns, ask questions, and learn about issues affecting the LGBT+ campus and surrounding community. more info

Administration buildingAdmin Essentials 1: Getting Things Done
Wednesday, June 12 (2 - 4 p.m.)
Participants will be guided by the instructor to explore the University’s webpages to find critical information, forms, documentation, policies, etc. more info

staff posing with Temoc Catch Comet Pride: Session 2
Thursday, June 13 (10 a.m. - noon)
Participants will look at how to deliver good service to customers. Get reintroduced to our customer service model and exposed to customer service best practices. Learn the common barriers to providing good service. more info

passport OPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Thursday, June 13 (2 - 3:30 p.m.)
Learn about the OPT application process, employment and travel considerations, and reporting requirements. more info

Dr. Eric Kildebeck Frontiers of BrainHealth Lecture
Friday, June 14 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Gene Editing Technologies for Treating Neurological Disorders.
Speaker: Dr. Eric Kildebeck, UT Southwestern. more info


shen long art pieceFuture Retrospective: Master Shen-Long
June 1 - Aug. 23
The Crow Museum of Asian Art of The University of Texas at Dallas presents an exhibition featuring sculptural and dynamic works dating from the 1980s to the present. more info

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