October 22, 2016

Events, Lectures, Seminars

science seriesCVL Science Luncheon Series
Monday, Oct. 17 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Linking the Cognitive and Neural Consequences of Activation in Working Memory.
Speaker: Dr. Jarrod Lewis-Peacock, The University of Texas at Austin. more info

puzzleEmergency Response Group Training
Tuesday, Oct. 17 (9 a.m. - noon and 2 - 5 p.m.)
This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational structure of Incident Command System. more info

CommuniTEA - Exploring FeminismCommuniTEA - Exploring Feminism
Tuesday, Oct. 18 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Dr. Jessica Murphy, associate professor of literary studies, will guide an informal discussion on feminism. more info

brownbagDCS Brownbag Talk
Tuesday, Oct. 18 (2:30 - 3:30 p.m.)
Title: Problem Solving in Romantic Relationships: The Role of Attachment-Related Individual Differences in Goal Adoption for Serial Arguments. more info

mentorsMentor and Mentee Responsibilities and Relationships
Tuesday, Oct. 18 (noon - 2 p.m.)
Drs. Julia Chan and Jennifer Holmes will address the roles and responsibilities of mentors and mentees in academia. more info

nicole myersExplore the European Art Galleries
Tuesday, Oct. 18 (3 p.m.)
Dr. Nicole Myers, curator of painting and sculpture at the DMA, will share her knowledge at this workshop talk. more info

mbaMBA Admission Q-and-A
Tuesday, Oct. 18 (3:30 - 5:30 p.m.)
Meet with an admissions representative for an informal, come-and-go, question-and-answer session. more info

studentsEnglish Conversation Hour
Tuesday, Oct. 18 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Thursday, Oct. 20 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Learn and practice English in a fun, informal setting. more info

mallStudent Organization Forum: Programming Funds 101
Tuesday, Oct. 18 (5:30 - 6:30 p.m.)
Thursday, Oct. 20 (3:30 - 4:30 p.m.)
The Student Organization Funding Advisory Board will offer tips to organization leaders about submitting programming funds requests. more info

happy studentsMocktail Party
Tuesday, Oct. 18 (6 - 8 p.m.)
There will be plenty of games, refreshing mocktail drinks, snacks and music. more info

visitor center night'Allies for Inclusion: The Ability Exhibit'
Wednesday, Oct. 19 (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
This traveling exhibit promotes the inclusion of people with disabilities through respect for others, comfort during interactions and awareness of disability issues. more info

headphonesHow to Change to F-1 Status
Wednesday, Oct. 19 (10:30 - 11:30 a.m.)
Learn everything you need to know about changing your visa status to F-1. more info


ipadMS in Information Technology and Management Information
Wednesday, Oct. 19 (noon - 1 p.m.)
This session will cover application procedures, program curriculum and various degree requirements. more info

achieve treeMS in Marketing Information Session
Wednesday, Oct. 19 (noon - 1 p.m.)
This session will cover application procedures, program curriculum and various degree requirements. more info

education abroadEducation Abroad Information Session
Wednesday, Oct. 19 (noon - 2 p.m.)
Learn more about study abroad programs and opportunities offered through UT Dallas. more info

libraryCitation Workshop
Wednesday, Oct. 19 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Learn about the many resources available at McDermott Library for creating accurate citations and reference lists in your research papers. more info

ecsGenpact Information Session
Wednesday, Oct. 19 (6 - 7 p.m.)
Join Genpact for a special presentation about the organization and job opportunities. more info

sips of scienceSips of Science: What About the Other Breast?
Wednesday, Oct. 19 (7 - 8 p.m.)
Doctoral student Marzana Chowdhury will discuss her team's efforts to develop personalized risk models for breast cancer patients. more info 

jsom nightInformation Security Student Night
Wednesday, Oct. 19 (7 - 9 p.m.)
The Information Security Office will provide students with ways to protect their property and information along with how to avoid phishing scams. more info

anne cheng'Virtue and Politics in China: Past and Present'
Wednesday, Oct. 19 (7:30 p.m.)
Anne Cheng, professor of Chinese thought at the College de France, will discuss political theory and tradition in China’s past and present. more info

volleyballHouse Cup Volleyball
Wednesday, Oct. 19 (8:30 - 11 p.m.)
Each residential area will compete in this tournament to see who wins the House Cup. more info

children and familiesResearch and Resource Fair 2016
Thursday, Oct. 20 (2 - 4 p.m.)
The fair showcases research labs and nonprofit organizations looking to improve children and family outcomes in North Texas. more info

student nightInternational Student Night
Thursday, Oct. 20 (5 - 10 p.m.)
Join the International Center and University Athletics for food, fun, soccer and Comet Spirit.
more info

ken liuAnlin Ku Lecture
Thursday, Oct. 20 (7:30 p.m.)
Title: Betrayal With Integrity: Conformance and Estrangement in Translating Chinese Science Fiction.
Speaker: Ken Liu, writer and translator. more info

Double Trouble Comedy ShowDouble Trouble Comedy Show
Thursday, Oct. 20 (8 p.m.)
See tomorrow's biggest comics today. SUAAB invites you to see Josh Johnson and Ahmed Bharoocha live at the Pub. more info

comet acceleratorComet Accelerator
Friday, Oct. 21 (8 - 11 a.m.)
This 10-week program pulls faculty, staff and students into an environment that engages prospective customers in preparation for the launch of a new business concept. more info

CS lectureComputer Science Lecture 
Friday, Oct. 21 (11 a.m. - noon)
Title: On Permutation Arrays for Hamming Distance.
Speaker: Dr. Ivan H. Sudborough, UT Dallas.
more info

flash seminarCallier Flash Seminar
Friday, Oct. 21 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Listener Perception of Communication Ability in Simulated Language Samples.
Speaker: Melissa Boone, UT Dallas PhD student.
more info

brainhealthFrontiers of BrainHealth Lecture
Friday, Oct. 21 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Pragmatic Computational Psychiatry: Connecting Neuroscience with Clinical Care.
Speaker: Dr. Martin P. Paulus, president and scientific director of Laureate Institute for Brain Research. more info

business professionalsEntrepreneurial Development
Friday, Oct. 21 (12:30 - 4 p.m.)
This series will cover how to be better equipped for building, leading and operating your startup venture. more info

employmentExtending OPT Employment with STEM
Friday, Oct. 21 (1:30 - 2:30 p.m.)
Learn about the STEM OPT application process, eligibility, employment and reporting requirements. more info

movie reelScreening of 'Rough Book'
Friday, Oct. 21 (6 - 9 p.m.)
This feature film explores problems in the Indian education system. more info

Virginia LuqueClassical Guitar Concert
Friday, Oct. 21 (8 p.m.)
A student of Segovia, Virginia Luque plays classical and flamenco music in a Spanish-romantic style. She will perform with a 1937 Hermann Hauser guitar and a 1960s Jose Ramirez flamenco guitar on loan from Dr. Russell Cleveland. more info


microsoftMicrosoft Classes: Open to Students
Oct. 1 - Oct. 31
Learn the basics in Outlook, PowerPoint, Word and Excel. more info

birthday party projectOSV Gift Wrap and Wrapping Paper Drive
Oct. 1 - Oct. 31
Collected items will be donated to the Birthday Party Project, a local organization that hosts birthday parties for homeless children. more info

Oct. 3 - Nov. 4
UT SELECT Medical plan members are encouraged to participate in this year's Physical Activity Challenge — Walktober. more info

visitor centerHalloween Canned Food Drive
Oct. 10 - Oct. 31
The UT Dallas Technology store is collecting canned goods and other nonperishables for the Resource Center, which assists those affected by HIV/AIDS. more info

state of texasTexas Analog Center of Excellence Symposium
Oct. 17 - Oct. 21
This symposium will examine trends, emerging opportunities and key challenges in analog integrated circuits and systems, as well as related technologies. more info

jsomBusiness English Immersion Program
Sept. 16 - Nov. 11
Enhance your written and spoken communication skills. This certificate program will teach you to communicate professionally and confidently. more info

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