July 29, 2015


teaTea Tuesdays with the Galerstein Women’s Center
Tuesday, July 28 (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
Join the Galerstein Women’s Center for refreshing tea.  more info

Catch Comet Pride logoCatch Comet Pride - Making it Work, Making it Personal
Tuesday, July 28 (2 - 4:30 p.m.)
Participants will identify and create strategies for ensuring ongoing, excellent customer service at UT Dallas. more info

Dallas skyline English Conversation Hour: Dallas Pictures Share/Best Moment
Tuesday, July 28 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Led by the International Peer Advocates, the session will include conversation, games and written activities that will improve English skills and knowledge of American culture. more info

IRB Protocol AssistanceIRB Protocol Assistance Workshop
Wednesday, July 29 (10 a.m. - noon)
Learn how to reduce the revisions of your applications to the institutional review board and cut the time for the approval of submissions. more info

SSB Student Services Building Addition Groundbreaking Ceremony
Wednesday, July 29 (11 a.m. - noon)
The Office of Administration will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for the Student Services Building addition in the Student Services Building lobby. Hot dogs and refreshments will be served. more info

Professional WomenOPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Wednesday, July 29 (4 - 5:15 p.m.)
Learn about the OPT application process, employment and travel considerations, and reporting requirements. more info

Career CounselingEmotional Intelligence: A New Standard of Success for Today's Workplace
Thursday, July 30 (10 a.m. - noon)
This course will help attendees understand what competitive advantages emotional intelligence offers and ways to incorporate it into your career. more info

Party TImeEnglish Conversation Hour: End of Semester Party
Thursday, July 30 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Led by the International Peer Advocates, the session will include conversation, games and written activities that will improve English skills and knowledge of American culture. more info

US FlagWarrior SMART - High Performance Brain Training Exclusively for Student Veterans
Friday, July 31 (10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
The Center for BrainHealth will train individuals to think smarter and exploit their greatest natural resource — their brains. more info

electrical engineeringECS Lecture
Friday, July 31 (1 - 2 p.m.)
Title: Simulation and Macromodeling of DC-DC Converters
Speaker: Dr. Peng Li, Texas A&M University. more info


Book towerAdvanced Placement Summer Institute I
July 27 - 30
College Board approved professional development for secondary school teachers of Advanced Placement classes. more info 

Mary Poppins‘Mary Poppins’ Takes the Stage
June 24 - Aug. 2
Join the School of Arts and Humanities for Mary Poppins presented by the Repertory Company Theatre. Performances will be in the University Theatre. Students with a valid Comet Card will receive half-price tickets. more info

HyperfocusSummer Coding Camps
June 8 - Aug. 21
The Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science offers more than 100 camp sessions that aim to make learning science, technology, engineering and math fun. more info

Media Contact: Office of Media Relations, UT Dallas (972) 883-2155.

  • mardi grasOpening Reception for
    ‘The Crawfish Circuit’

  • Starting Friday, see the latest work of Dr. Giraud Polite PhD’15. “The Crawfish Circuit” is a study of southwest Louisiana’s culture that examines the relationship between music and social welfare, and explores the messages between the photographic image, sound, and memory.

    The opening reception will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday in the main gallery of the Visual Arts Building. The exhibit will continue through Aug. 28. more info

  • Oral Examinations
  • Sara Louise Keeth
    Arts and Humanities
    Monday, July 27, at 10 a.m.
    JO 5.602

    Jagmohan Hooda
    Molecular and Cell Biology
    Monday, July 27, at 11:30 a.m.
    FO 3.616

    Jingyun Li
    Management Science
    Monday, July 27, at 2:30 p.m.
    JSOM 1.517

    Anand Subramanian Narayanaswamt
    Electrical Engineering
    Tuesday, July 28, at 10 a.m.
    ECSN 4.728
  • Volunteerism
  • Boys & Girls Club of Richardson (Off-Campus)
    Tuesday, July 28 (9 a.m. - noon)

    Volunteer opportunities are available on an ongoing basis. For more events, consult the listings on the Office of Student Volunteerism website.
  • Career Center
  • Building a Professional Resume
    Wednesday, July 29 (11 a.m. - noon)

    Learn Strategic Interviewing Skills
    Wednesday, July 29 (1 - 2 p.m.)

    The Career Center provides resources, employer connections and assistance in support of career paths for students and alumni. For similar events, consult listings on the Career Center calendar and JSOM Career Management Center websites.
  • Social Media
  • A number of UT Dallas departments and organizations provide social media channels. A list is available on the Social Media Directory page.


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