Monday,
October 14, 2019

Monday,
October 14, 2019

Category:

State of the University Address.

President to Share Outlook at State of the University

You are invited to join President Richard C. Benson along with representatives from the Academic Senate, Staff Council and Student Government at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 15, for the 2019 State of the University Address. The event will be held in the Edith O’Donnell Arts and Technology Building Lecture Hall (ATC 1.102). more info

Events, Lectures, Seminars

CVL Science Luncheon Series CVL Science Luncheon Series
Monday, Oct. 14 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: There's Nothing Wrong with Cognitive Aging and Here is What to do About it.
Speaker: Dr. Paul Verhaeghen, Georgia Tech. more info


Leadership Challenge Workshop Series: Challenge The Process Leadership Challenge Workshop Series: Challenge The Process
Monday, Oct. 14 (2 - 3 p.m.)
Join Student Leadership Programs as we cover: searching for opportunities by seizing the initiative and looking for innovative ways to improve, as well as taking risks and experimenting by generating small wins and learning from experience. more info


CPT Workshop for F-1 Students CPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Monday, Oct. 14 (2 - 3:30 p.m.)
Learn about the Curricular Practical Training program, including the application process, eligibility and maintenance of status. more info


Geometry Topology Dynamical Systems Seminar Geometry Topology Dynamical Systems Seminar
Monday, Oct. 14 (2:30 - 3:30 p.m.)
Title: Large cardinals, forcing axioms, and determinacy.
Speaker: Nam Trang, University of North Texas. more info


Athenaeum Review Issue 3 Release Party Athenaeum Review Issue 3 Release Party
Monday, Oct. 14 (5:15 - 7 p.m.)
Join us for light refreshments to celebrate the third issue of Athenaeum Review, and hear from the UT Dallas authors who contributed their work to the journal. more info


Tea Tuesdays with the Galerstein Gender Center Tea Tuesday
Tuesday, Oct. 15 (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
Join the Galerstein Gender Center for refreshing tea and conversation. more info


Transfer Talks Brown Bag Series: Money Matters Transfer Talks Brown Bag Series: Money Matters
Tuesday, Oct. 15 (noon - 1 p.m.)
This session will provide information on tuition, fees and scholarships. more info


Sentence Style and Structure Sentence Style and Structure
Tuesday, Oct. 15 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Practice using different types of sentences and learn how they affect your writing style. more info


DiversAbility Employment Awareness Summit and Resource Fair DiversAbility Employment Awareness Summit and Resource Fair
Wednesday, Oct. 16 (10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.)
Students can explore mental health resources and connect with companies looking to recruit diverse talent. more info


Meteor Theater Cosmic Film Workshop: 7 Stages of Production Meteor Theater Cosmic Film Workshop: 7 Stages of Production
Wednesday, Oct. 16 (11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Guest speaker Shelby Doroshow will discuss the seven stages of production — from development to distribution. more info


The Center for Teaching and Learning Lecture The Center for Teaching and Learning Lecture
Wednesday, Oct. 16 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Active Learning - The What, the How, and the Why (Should we Care).
Speaker: Dr. Kate York and Dr. Stephanie Taylor. more info


Workshop Wednesday: Like a Boss Workshop Wednesday: Like a Boss
Wednesday, Oct. 16 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Explore common standards of attire and etiquette from a feminist lens. more info


PwC Case Competition PwC Case Competition
Wednesday, Oct. 16 (1 - 2:30 p.m.)
PwC is hosting its annual Challenge Case Competition this year at UT Dallas in conjunction with the ITS Leadership Council. more info


Fall 2019 Biological Sciences Seminar Biological Sciences Seminar
Wednesday, Oct. 16 (2:45 - 4 p.m.)
Speaker: Dr. Nahum Sonenberg, McGill University. more info


Tackling Loneliness and Social Isolation Tackling Loneliness and Social Isolation
Wednesday, Oct. 16 (4 - 5 p.m.)
This workshop will dive deeper into the topic of loneliness, discussing ways it can affect mental health and strategies that can combat it. more info


Physics Colloquium Physics Colloquium
Wednesday, Oct. 16 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Title: Ionosphere-magnetosphere coupling driven by wave-particle resonant interaction.
Speaker: Dr. Xiaojia Zhang, UCLA. more info


Comet Cents Workshop: Financial Risk Comet Cents Workshop: Financial Risk
Wednesday, Oct. 16 (5:30 - 6:30 p.m.)
Have you ever thought about investing or planning for life after college? Come learn about the different ways to get started. There will be food and giveaways. more info


AM Juster AM Juster
Wednesday, Oct. 16 (7:30 p.m.)
AM Juster, a poet, author, editor, translator and critic, will speak in the Jonsson Performance Hall at this free event. He has won the Richard Wilbur Award and the Willis Barnstone Translation Prize. more info


Green Zone Training Green Zone Training
Thursday, Oct. 17 (9 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
The Green Zone program works to establish a Universitywide network of staff and faculty who shape a military-friendly campus culture. Topics include military terminology/culture, transition to college, classroom considerations and campus/community resources. more info


DCS Brownbag Talk Series DCS Brownbag Talk Series
Thursday, Oct. 17 (11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
Title: The Relationship Between Trait Mindfulness and Emotional Reactivity Following Mood-Manipulation.
Speaker: Lyndahl Himes, UT Dallas doctoral student. more info


OPT Workshop for F-1 Students OPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Thursday, Oct. 17 (2 - 3:45 p.m.)
Learn about the OPT application process, employment and travel considerations, and reporting requirements. more info


Comet Credit Comet Credit
Thursday, Oct. 17 (5:30 - 6:30 p.m.)
Learn how to start building good credit. Attendees get a free junior shirt and a chance to win scholarship money. more info


Writing Lab Reports Writing Lab Reports
Thursday, Oct. 17 (6 - 7 p.m.)
Get tips on how to do more than just convey information. A report should also show colleagues the context of the experiment, what is significant about it and give justification for the project’s importance. more info


Sips & Science Monthly Speaker Series Sips & Science Monthly Speaker Series
Thursday, Oct. 17 (6:30 - 8 p.m.)
Title: The Confidence Trick.
Speaker: Dr. Ian Robertson, Global Brain Health Institute. more info


SUAAB Lift Off Music Series featuring The Ivy & The Millennial Club SUAAB Lift Off Music Series: The Ivy & The Millennial Club
Thursday, Oct. 17 (7 - 9 p.m.)
The Ivy, an indie synth-pop trio from Oklahoma City, and The Millennial Club will perform at the Plinth. more info


Peer Advisor Interest Session Peer Advisor Interest Session
Thursday, Oct. 17 (8 - 9 p.m.)
Applicants will learn more about the position, requirements and application process. It is required for every applicant to attend one session. more info


SAFE ZONE Ally Training SAFE ZONE Ally Training
Friday, Oct. 18 (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


OSIM Research Seminar Series OSIM Research Seminar Series
Friday, Oct. 18 (10:30 a.m. - noon)
Speaker: Dr. Sea Jin Chang, Lim Kim San Chair Professor, National University of Singapore. more info


Engineering and Computer Science Lecture Engineering and Computer Science Lecture
Friday, Oct. 18 (11 a.m. - noon)
Title: Hybrid Forecasting Systems for Integration of Large-Scale Solar Power Plants.
Speaker: Dr. Carlos F. M. Coimbra, UC San Diego. more info


Jonsson School Distinguished Lecture Series Jonsson School Distinguished Lecture Series
Friday, Oct. 18 (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Title: Metastable Materials for Opto-Electronics.
Speaker: Dr. Paul McIntyre, Stanford University. more info


Callier Flash Seminar Callier Flash Seminar
Friday, Oct. 18 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Visuomotor Pursuit Tracking (VMT) Accuracy for Intraoral Tongue Movement.
Speaker: Kelly Fazal, UT Dallas student. more info


Preview Friday Preview Friday
Friday, Oct. 18 (2 - 4 p.m.)
Preview Friday allows transfer students to mingle with one another and learn about financial aid, scholarships and campus life. more info


Natural Sciences & Mathematics Lecture Natural Sciences & Mathematics Lecture
Friday, Oct. 18 (3:30 - 4:30 p.m.)
Title: Comprehensive overview of injection-induced earthquakes in Oklahoma.
Speaker: Xiaowei Chen, University of Oklahoma. more info


Choral Collage Choral Collage
Friday, Oct. 18 (7:30 p.m.)
This performance gives all the University choirs the opportunity to share what they will be working on over the course of the semester. more info


Scholars' Day I Scholars' Day
Saturday, Oct. 19 (9 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
University representatives discuss academic programs, offer sample faculty lectures and share information about student support services and campus activities. more info


Burton C. Einspruch Holocaust Lecture Series Burton C. Einspruch Holocaust Lecture Series
Sunday, Oct. 20 (2 p.m.)
Title: Flowers for the Heinemanns: The Hidden History of Helping Jews in Nazi Germany.
Speaker: Dr. Mark Roseman, Indiana University Bloomington. more info


Ongoing

Future Retrospective: Master Shen-LongFuture Retrospective: Master Shen-Long
Through Aug. 23, 2020
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


Aviation Photographer Jay Miller's: The Art and Science of Aviation PhotographyThe Art and Science of Aviation Photography
Aug. 26 - Oct. 23
See the works of 2019 Jalonick lecture speaker Jay Miller on display in the Nebula Gallery in the Eugene McDermott Library. more info


May You Survive in Interesting TimesMay You Survive in Interesting Times
Sep. 20 - Oct. 19
Installations in this exhibition emphasize the theme of engineered experience. more info


Student Volunteerism & Galerstein Gender Center - October Clothing DriveClothing Drive
Oct. 1 - 31
Join the Office of Student Volunteerism and Galerstein Gender Center in collecting gently used clothes for an on-campus queer clothing pop-up. Additional donations will go to Out of the Closet Retail, whose proceeds benefit the AIDS Healthcare Foundation. more info


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