April 25, 2018

April 25, 2018


Events, Lectures, Seminars

text Spring Festival with colorful diamond decoration

The Spring Student Arts Festival — now through May 4 — showcases the work of students from more than 40 courses with art exhibitions and a variety of music, dance and theater performances. See the full schedule for details.

Noah Sasson CVL Science Luncheon Series
Monday, April 23 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Mechanisms of Social Impairment in Adults with Autism.
Speaker: Dr. Noah Sasson, UT Dallas. more info

SWC Take Back the Night and One Love
Monday, April 23 (6 - 8 p.m.)
Participate in nationally recognized sexual assault and dating violence programs. more info

magnolia flower on campus Public Health Initiative: Care Package Prep
Monday, April 23 (7 - 8 p.m.)
All students are invited to help the PHI student group assemble care packages for members of the Dallas Street Choir. more info

trellis and fountain on campus Future Trends Breakfast
Tuesday, April 24 (7:30 - 9 a.m.)
Title: Environmental, Social and Governance Disclosure: What You Need To Know.
Speaker: Dr. Helena Barton, Deloitte. more info

tea Tea Tuesdays
Tuesday, April 24 (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
Join the Galerstein Gender Center on Tuesdays for refreshing tea and conversation. more info

 Junior Jubilee
Tuesday, April 24 (11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.)
Celebrate being one year away from graduation. Enjoy food, root beer floats and giveaways while supplies last. more info

 CommuniTEA: #MeToo
Tuesday, April 24 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Register online to join this in-depth discussion about how sexual harassment has been depicted in the media and what it may look like for everyday citizens. more info

airplane Overseas Travel for International Students Workshop
Tuesday, April 24 (2 - 3:30 p.m.)
International student advisors will provide valuable information on topics including renewing your visa and re-entering the U.S. more info

Robert Cava Sigma Xi Public Lecture
Tuesday, April 24 (3 - 4 p.m.)
Title: Superconductivity: Where We are and Where We are Going.
Speaker: Dr. Robert Cava, Princeton University. more info

entrance of Dallas Museum of Art at twilight EODIAH Workshop Talk
Tuesday, April 24 (4 p.m.)
Title: Playing with Publishing: A Study of Early Modern Playbook Title Pages.
Speaker: Jacob Crawford, UT Dallas. more info

colorful cookies Time Out Tuesday- Cookie Decorating
Tuesday, April 24 (6 - 8 p.m.)
Relieve some stress and decorate a free cookie. more info

Adam Gazzaley The Fifth Annual Jean & Bill Booziotis Distinguished Public Lecture
Tuesday, April 24 (7 - 9 p.m.)
Title: Technology Meets Neuroscience: A Vision of the Future of Brain Optimization.
Speaker: Dr. Adam Gazzaley, University of California, San Francisco. more info

JSOM building BS in Supply Chain Management Information Session
Wednesday, April 25 (9 - 10 a.m.)
This session will cover program curriculum, degree requirements, student organizations and more. more info

cup of coffee BS in Information Technology and Systems Coffee Chat
Wednesday, April 25 (9:30 - 11:30 a.m.)
Curious about careers in Information Technology and Systems, the ITS program or internship opportunities? Join Dr. Dawn Owens and members of the ITS Leadership Council for an informal chat about the program. more info

movie ticketand popcorn Cosmic Film Festival: Screening
Wednesday, April 25 (11 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
Meteor Theater will screen student-made films entered in this year’s festival and competition. more info

Adam Gazzaley CVL Science Luncheon Series
Wednesday, April 25 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Technology Meets Neuroscience: A Vision of the Future of Brain Optimization.
Speaker: Dr. Adam Gazzaley, University of California, San Francisco. more info

Kaitlyn BurnellDCS Brown Bag Talk
Wednesday, April 25 (1 - 2 p.m.)
Title: Self-Presentation on Facebook: Peer Correlates and Adjustment Outcomes of Different Types of Online Self-Presentation.
Speaker: Kaitlyn Burnell, UT Dallas. more info

students chatting at TI Plaza EMS Room Reservation System Training
Wednesday, April 25 (1:30 - 2:30 p.m.)
Student organizations’ designated schedulers are required to complete this training on the Student Union's room reservation system. more info

Robert Cava Physics Colloquium
Wednesday, April 25 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Title: Finding New Quantum Materials.
Speaker: Dr. Robert Cava, Princeton University. more info

passports OPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Thursday, April 26 (2:30 - 3:45 p.m.)
Learn about the OPT application process, employment and travel considerations, and reporting requirements. more info

Tzahi Cohen-Karni Center for Engineering Innovation Seminar
Thursday, April 26 (3 - 4 p.m.)
Title: Multiscale Topological Design of Biological Interfaces to Novel Nanomaterials.
Speaker: Dr. Tzahi Cohen-Karni, Carnegie Mellon University. more info

Russell H. Swerdlow Royston C. Clowes Lecture Series
Thursday, April 26 (3 - 4 p.m.)
Title: Bioenergetic Dysfunction and Mitochondrial Cascades in Alzheimer’s Disease.
Speaker: Dr. Russell H. Swerdlow, University of Kansas. more info

Hanna Ulatowska Behavioral and Brain Sciences Colloquium
Friday, April 27 (10 - 11 a.m.)
Title: From Stories to Wisdom: Communicative Competence in Testimonial Language of World War II Pilot Veterans.
Speaker: Dr. Hanna Ulatowska, UT Dallas. more info

Bhavani Thuraisingham Jonsson School Distinguished Lecture Series
Friday, April 27 (11 a.m. - noon)
Title: Secure Data Management: Foundations, Systems and Applications.
Speaker: Dr. Bhavani Thuraisingham, UT Dallas. more info

upside-down rainbow triangle National Day of Silence
Friday, April 27 (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Join us to commemorate National Day of Silence, a celebration to bring visibility to the LGBT voices in our society, which are silenced due to stigma and bullying. more info

woman in sombrero Cinco De Mayo Recognition: The Battle of Puebla
Friday, April 27 (noon - 1:30 p.m.)
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo, which commemorates Mexico’s victory at the Battle of Puebla. Enjoy crafts, games, traditional folklorico dances, food and more. more info

ECS building UTDesign Engineering Expo
Friday, April 27 (2:30 - 4 p.m.)
The expo is open to the public and will showcase the capstone projects completed by student teams in their engineering senior design course. more info

two people doing yoga poses Yes Club: Yoga Sessions
Saturday, April 28 (9 - 11 a.m.)
Free weekly yoga sessions open to the entire UT Dallas community. more info

illustration of hand with text no means no Spike Out Sexual Violence
Saturday, April 28 (10 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
The volleyball tournament will also have a resource table from Dallas Area Rape Crisis Center with information for bystander intervention, educational trainings and sexual violence prevention. more info

UTD-TV logo in black and white UTD TV LAN Party
Saturday, April 28 (5 - 9:30 p.m.)
This party will be an open multiplayer LAN gaming party for anyone who wishes to play or watch. more info




illustration of soaps and shampoosOSV Hygiene Item Drive
April 1 - 30
Help the Office of Student Volunteerism collect hygiene items for the Human Rights Initiative, a nonprofit that offers free legal services to immigrant victims of violence living below the poverty line. more info

 Auditions for Julius Caesar
April 24 - 25
Audition for a part in William Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar.” more info

text: eyesMy Eyes Are Down Here
April 27 - May 12
In this senior honors thesis exhibition, Carolina Reyes seeks to navigate the complex and often contradictory ways of existing as a woman of color and explore the female gaze. more info

woman with her eyes closedZeitgeist"
April 27 - May 12
In this senior honors thesis exhibition, Victoria Brill aims to highlight and explore contemporary thoughts on identity, image and the female gaze through the utilization of the human figure suspended in a vulnerable, meditative state. more info

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