April 20, 2019

April 20, 2019


Student presents a research poster at an Undergraduate Research Poster Contest.

Exhibition of Excellence in Undergraduate Research

This annual series of events, which begins Monday, April 15, and is hosted by the Office of Undergraduate Education, provides students a chance to learn about research opportunities, receive recognition for research accomplishments and compete for awards.

Events, Lectures, Seminars

Dr. Anke Henning CVL Science Luncheon Series
Monday, April 15 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Metabolic Imaging of the Human Brain Using 9.4T MRI: from Systems Architecture to Neuroscience.
Speaker: Dr. Anke Henning, UTSW Radiology. more info

students in classroom CPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Monday, April 15 (2 - 3:30 p.m.)
Learn about the Curricular Practical Training program, including the application process, eligibility and maintenance of status. more info

Callier Center logo Callier Prize Conference
Tuesday, April 16 (8:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.)
Title: Technological Advances in the Treatment of Speech Disorders Across the Lifespan.
Speaker: Various speakers. more info

rainbow DQ-mmuniTEA: LGBT+ History in Dallas, TX
Tuesday, April 16 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Q-mmuniTEAs will serve to advance UT Dallas so that students, staff and faculty may exhibit levels of inclusivity and cultural competency that can compete with the leading hubs of thought concerning queer and feminist theory. more info

two staff members at a tableJ-1 Employment Workshop
Tuesday, April 16 (2 - 3:30 p.m.)
Learn about J-1 employment opportunities such as on-campus employment, academic training and economic necessity. more info

two glasses of beerParty Foul Carnival
Tuesday, April 16 (3 - 6 p.m.)
Learn about the dangers of alcohol and other drug use while playing on an inflatable obstacle course. more info

Dr. Mughees KhanCenter for Engineering Innovation Seminar
Tuesday, April 16 (3:30 - 4:30 p.m.)
Title: Liquid-Based Gating Mechanism: Novel Energy Efficient Filtration.
Speaker: Dr. Mughees Khan, Harvard University. more info

dgac in jsomCorporate Governance Conference
Wednesday, April 17 (8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)
The Institute for Excellence in Corporate Governance hosts this annual conference. more info

Dr. Cynthia FroschDCS Brownbag Talk
Wednesday, April 17 (9 - 10 a.m.)
Title: Teaching Beyond the Test: Reflections on Creative Assessment of Student Learning.
Speaker: Dr. Cynthia Frosch, University of North Texas. more info

backyard BBQ grillStudent Veteran BBQ Lunch & Career Roundtable
Wednesday, April 17 (11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Student veterans and their spouses are invited to this event that also will include employer reps. more info

medical practicioner checking heartrateChildren's Wellness Foundation: Health Fair
Wednesday, April 17 (11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
Come learn about health-related student organizations. There will also be a guest speaker. more info

group of students in a classroom settingManaging Student Crises at the End of the Semester
Wednesday, April 17 (noon - 1 p.m.)
The Center for Teaching and Learning hosts this workshop. Lunch will be provided. more info

illustrated woman multitaskingThriving: Keys to Finding a Successful Work/Life Balance
Wednesday, April 17 (2 - 4 p.m.)
This class will explore five key elements that individuals can control to find life and work more fulfilling and enjoyable. more info

scene from the paleocene epochGeosciences Lecture
Wednesday, April 17 (4 - 5 p.m.)
Title: Alluvial Response to the Paleocene — Eocene Thermal Maximum.
Speaker: Dr. Brady Foreman, Western Washington University. more info

sophomore jump posterSophomore JUMP
Wednesday, April 17 (6 - 8 p.m.)
Join the sophomore party to celebrate being halfway to graduation. Enjoy games, food, a photo booth and giveaways while supplies last. more info

take back the night logoTake Back the Night
Wednesday, April 17 (7 p.m.)
Support survivors of sexual violence and learn about supportive services on and off campus. more info

Dr. Safiya Umoja NobleCenter for Values in Medicine, Science and Technology Lecture Series
Wednesday, April 17 (7:30 p.m.)
Title: The Promise and the Peril of Artificial Intelligence.
Speaker: Dr. Safiya Umoja Noble, University of Southern California and University of California, Los Angeles. more info

illustration of a person with a figurative ball of confusion in their headMental Wellness Panel Event
Thursday, April 18 (10 - 11:15 a.m.)
Panelists will discuss the mental health challenges in the workplace and how to overcome them. Learn ways to maintain and boost your mental wellness. more info

cliff showing rock stratificationGeosciences Lecture
Thursday, April 18 (noon - 1 p.m.)
Title: Completeness of the Stratigraphic Record and the Resolution of Paleclimate Records.
Speaker: Dr. Brady Foreman, Western Washington University. more info

passport OPT Workshop for F-1 Students
Thursday, April 18 (2 - 3:30 p.m.)
Learn about the OPT application process, employment and travel considerations, and reporting requirements. more info

10th Annual Diversity Awards Diversity Awards Ceremony and Soiree
Thursday, April 18 (5:30 - 7:30 p.m.)
This program celebrates the accomplishments of the University's champions of diversity. more info

student writing Writing Center: Only You Can Prevent Plagiarism
Thursday, April 18 (6 - 7 p.m.)
This workshop will discuss different citation styles and how to paraphrase correctly. more info

Lift Off Music Series poster SUAAB: April Lift Off Music Series
Thursday, April 18 (7:30 - 9 p.m.)
Come out to this free concert for a night full of gospel soul and funk. more info

Mark Saffman Quantum Computation/Information Seminar
Friday, April 19 (10:30 - 11:30 a.m.)
Speaker: Dr. Mark Saffman, University of Wisconsin. more info

Gebrenegus Ghilagaber Yebio Mathematical Sciences Colloquium
Friday, April 19 (11 a.m. - noon)
Title: Adjusting for Selection-Bias by Multilevel Multi-process Modeling: Examples from Health Economics and Educational Psychology.
Speaker: Dr. Gebrenegus Ghilagaber Yebio, Stockholm University. more info

Prof. Naofal Al-Dhahir Engineering and Computer Science Lecture
Friday, April 19 (1 - 2 p.m.)
Title: Efficient Signal Processing Techniques for Smart Grid Heterogeneous Communication Networks.
Speaker: Dr. Naofal Al-Dhahir, UT Dallas. more info

Hispanic Leadership Banquet Hispanic Leadership Banquet
Friday, April 19 (6 - 9 p.m.)
Recognition of Hispanic student organizations, leaders and academic achievers. more info


image of a student sittingPhotoworks 2019
March 29 - April 26
Photoworks 2019 represents a selection of creative work completed by advanced photography students from The University of Texas at Dallas, curated by faculty member Marilyn Waligore. more info

photography piece from the collectionExperimental Methods: Zachary Chroust and Kaitlyn Killian
March 29 - April 26
This exhibition includes gelatin silver prints of burned negatives, stitching and splicing, selective development, chemigrams and a reimagining of contemporary portraiture. more info

hygiene item drive posterOSV April Hygiene Item Drive
April 1 - 30
The Office of Student Volunteerism is collecting 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

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