Comet Calendar, The Official Event Calendar for UT Dallas en-us This Day's Events at UT Dallas eLearning Open Labs Friday, Jul 29
(10 a.m. - 12 p.m.)

Open Labs are come-and-go sessions, for faculty who would like some hands-on assistance from eLearning team members, with the various eLearning tools. For example, we can help with creating/ transferring content, building/ importing tests, provide solutions for any grade center related queries, managing groups, and other areas. 

Registration is not required!  Faculty/staff are free to walk in any time during the Open Lab sessions. 

We encourage you to bring your own device, if possible.


Open Labs are not intended as training sessions. If you need training on eLearning, please sign up for one of the workshops listed above or email us at

Open labs are also not intended for detailed troubleshooting. If you are facing a technical issue within eLearning, please email us at for assistance.

Campus Chinese Christian Fellowship - Campus Prayer Meeting Friday, Jul 29
(12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.)

Christians on campus get together to pray for Lord's move on UTD and have fellowship/bible study together.

OPT Workshop for F-1 Students Friday, Jul 29
(2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.) Location: SSB 3.107.

Learn about the OPT application process, employment and travel considerations, and reporting requirements.  For application information visit the ISSO Optional Practical Training webpage.

CS Outreach 2016 Summer Camps - From 06/06-08/19/2016 Friday, Jul 29
(9 a.m. - 4 p.m.) Location: ECSS 4.412; ECSS 3.101; ECSS 2.415.

CS Education and Outreach Program presents:

100+ Coding Camps in 11 weeks of Summer 2016!

Dates: From: June, 06th - August, 19th, 2016


ECSS 4.412  ; ECSS 3.101; ECSS 2.103 ;ECSS 2.104A1
ECSN 2.126; ECSS 2.415
ECSS 2.412 ; ECSS 4.910
ECSS 3.620; ECSS 3.621
ECSS 4.623; ECSN 2.112

Time: From 09am-12noon and 1pm-4pm (half day camps)

         From: 09am-4:pm (whole day camps)


Fees: $ 125.00 one-week half day camps

         $ 250.00 one-week full day camps


Fee details: Fees will up by $25 and $50 exactly 2 weeks before each camp. Registration will be closed one week before the camp to enable us to handle the logistics smoothly. After this point, each registration request should come to & it will be reviewed by the director and approved if possible. No exceptions. Registration fee will be $200 and $350 for half-day and full-day camps respectively & discount codes are NOT allowed with these late registrations. If you are not 100% sure about a specific week, you can register early and cancel later if needed.

Snacks and Lunch included.

For more details, please, visit:


Comet Camp 2016 - Session Green Wednesday, Jul 27 - Friday, Jul 29 Location: Camp Glen Lake - Glen Rose, Texas.

For more information, please visit

Chart of Account Changes Due Friday, Jul 29

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eLearning CPT Seminar Friday, Jul 29

This information session is required for all international students except for ECS majors. Students will learn about the UT Dallas Internship program, including the registration process, eligibility requirements, and how to find opportunities appropriate for you.

Registration is required

NOTE: Registration is available two weeks prior to the event’s start date, and students may not register for events before this time.

NOTE: Students may not register for two CPT seminars such as in-person and eLearning as it takes away seminar attendance opportunity from other students.

NOTE: Students who register for this eLearning CPT Seminar MUST complete it by the deadline or will lose CPT seminar attendance. 

You have 11+ hours to complete this seminar on the day of the event. Please complete the session by 11:59 p.m

View this event on Comet Careers—Event #5313

Please be considerate of administrator's time and effort to assist you with internships. If you register for this event and can no longer attend, please cancel your registration within 48 hours of the event. NO SHOWS have a negative impact on events, and do not display consideration or professionalism.

Summer 2016 Final master's thesis copies due Friday, Jul 29 ]]> Managers/Supervisors' Certificate Series Tuesday, May 24 - Tuesday, Aug 9
(2 p.m. - 4 p.m.) Location: Synergy Park North - UTDesign Seminar (SPN 1.121).

Description:  Each session is two hours in length and focuses on basic supervision and management skills. Participants completing all six modules will receive certificates of completion.

Module 1 – Communication and Listening Skills – Participants will examine different communication styles and discuss ways to deal with the different styles of communication. Participants will discuss and explore other communication issues that greatly impact the success of manager/supervisor to employee relationship. (May 24 from 2:00 till 4:00 PM)

Module 2 – EEO Laws – Participants will gain a better understanding of Equal Employment Opportunity laws and the implications they hold for the manager, supervisor and the university as it relates to hiring, discipline and termination. (June 14 from 2:00 till 4:00 PM)

Module 3 – Performance Management – Participants will discuss all aspects of an effective performance management system and the different methods for managing the performance of those they supervise. (June 28 from 2:00 till 4:00 PM)

Module 4 – Conflict Resolution – Participants will learn about the nature of conflict, common approaches we adopt when in conflict and the importance of supervisors and managers taking appropriate action in response to workplace conflict.  (July 12 from 2:00 till 4:00 PM)

Module 5 – Dynamic Discipline– In this session, managers and supervisors will learn the full range of the University’s discipline process and how to use that process legally, appropriately and effectively.  (July 26 from 2:00 till 4:00 PM)

Module 6 – Motivating and Recognizing Employees – Participants will explore key concepts behind employee motivation and learn the importance of using recognition and praise to honor employees and benefit the productivity of the work group. (Aug 9 from 2:00 till 4:00 PM)

Click Here to Register for the Complete Series