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Gender Symposium presents a talk

Friday, December 2, 2005 • 3:00 PM

GAR 100


Gender Symposium presents a talk

Friday, November 18, 2005 • 3:00 PM

GAR 100


Application Deadline

Monday, November 14, 2005

GAR 118

The honors program in History aims to provide ambitious students the opportunity to do independent research in the form of a senior thesis. It is a three-semester program that culminates with the completion of a 60-120 page thesis.


Orientation

Friday, November 11, 2005 • 3:30 PM

Walter Webb Hall, Campus Club

Orientation for new Normandy Scholars of 2006 and Introduction at America's Turning Point Reception


Lecture

Thursday, November 10, 2005 • 1:00 PM

Chicano Culture Rm. 4.206, Texas Union

Dr. Ali F. Igmen, Kemal H. Karpat Visiting Assist. Prof., from the Univ. of Wisconsin at Madison will give a lecture about how historians of Central Asia have been attempting to deconstruct the ways in which Central Asians define their "identities."


Japan Seminar Series

Monday, November 7, 2005 • 3:30 PM

GAR 100


Gender Symposium presents a talk

Friday, November 4, 2005 • 3:00 PM

GEB 3.312 Dean's Conf. Rm.

Talk titled: "Fashioning Nazism, Fashioning Females: Gender, Aesthetics, and Nationalism in the Third Reich."


Social

Tuesday, November 1, 2005 • 9:00 AM

GAR 107


CBBH Conference

Friday, October 28, 2005

Texas Union

The Center for Black Business History, Entrepreneurship, and Technology (CBBH) is holding its second annual conference.


Texas Parents' Weekend 2005

Friday, October 28, 2005

Gebauer and Welch Bldgs.

Have dinner with the Dean, faculty, students and other parents on Friday night and go to mini-classes on Saturday.


Phi Alpha Theta presents: Graduate School Forum

Thursday, October 20, 2005 • 5:00 PM

GAR 100

Phi Alpha Theta will hold a Graduate School Discussion in GAR 100 geared towards students thinking about graduate school in History.


Application Deadline

Monday, October 10, 2005

GAR 101

Application deadline extended for the spring semester: Oct. 10, 2005


Gender Symposium presents a talk

Friday, October 7, 2005 • 3:00 PM

GAR 100

Aldo Garcia Guevara will present his talk followed by Questions and Answers, general discussion, and as always refreshments will be served.


LBJ Library presents a talk by Mark Halperin

Tuesday, October 4, 2005 • 5:00 PM

LBJ Library (10th floor atrium)

Mark Halperin, the political director of ABC News, will be giving a talk titled: "Never too late: what it will take to get elected president of the United States in 2008. Admission is FREE and open to the public.


Gender Symposium

Friday, September 23, 2005 • 3:00 PM

GAR 100

Christelle Le Faucheur, PhD candidate in the History Dept., UT Austin will present a talk entitled: "Consuming the femme fatale in Kora Terry (Georg Jacoby, 1940): National Socialism's doubled vision of woman." The National Socialist regime and ideology are characterized by a strong ambivalence about sexuality and its representation, especially in the popular mass medium of feature films. Through a close reading of the melodramatic story of the two opposite twin sisters Kora and Mara Terry, this


Open House

Thursday, September 22, 2005 • 10:00 AM

GAR 100

Undergraduates are invited to attend the annual Normandy Scholar Program Open House to learn more about the program.


Study Abroad Fair

Wednesday, September 14, 2005 • 10:00 AM

Gregory Gym Plaza


Gender Symposium

Friday, September 9, 2005 • 3:00 PM

GAR 100

The Gender Symposium would like to invite all students and faculty to our fall panel discussion titled, "The Past, Present, and Future of Women,Gender, and Sexuality Studies." During the symposium, five faculty panelists, who hail from a variety of disciplines, will discuss the personal development and use of gender, women, and sexuality in their own work. After an hour of formal resentation, we will open up the room for questions and comments.


Social

Friday, September 2, 2005 • 5:00 PM

Dog and Duck Pub, 406 West 17th Str., corner of Guadalupe and 17th


Fall 2005 Classes Begin

Wednesday, August 31, 2005

40 acres


"Gone to Texas"

Tuesday, August 30, 2005 • 6:00 PM

Turtle Pond just north of the Tower

The College of Liberal Arts barbecue dinner with Austin live music, prizes, and a chance to meet with students, advisors, and faculty prior to Gone to Texas. At 8:00 P.M. we will join the rest of the University on the Main Mall for the campus-wide Gone to Texas festivities.


Reception

Tuesday, August 30, 2005 • 5:00 PM

Garrison Hall Room 100


Orientation for TAs

Tuesday, August 30, 2005 • 9:00 AM

GAR 100


Orientation

Monday, August 29, 2005 • 2:30 PM

Garrison Hall Room 100

Prof. George Forgie, Associate Chair, and Geoff Pearson, Course Coordinator, will be holding an informational session that is a valuable introduction to departmental forms, policies, and procedures.


Orientation

Tuesday, August 23, 2005

Garrison Hall, Room 100

The Department of History will hold its orientation for new graduate students on Tuesday, August 23, 1-4 pm, and Wednesday, August 24, 9 am-12 noon, in Garrison 100. All entering graduate students are required to attend.


Department of History Spring Graduation 2005

Friday, May 20, 2005 • 6:00 PM

Bass Concert Hall


First Friday Happy Hour for Graduate Students

Friday, May 6, 2005 • 5:30 PM

Dog and Duck Pub, 406 West 17th Str. (corner 17th and Guadalupe)


UT Gender Symposium invites you to a talk by

Friday, May 6, 2005 • 3:00 PM

GAR 100


History Prof. David Oshinksy to speak about his just-released book, "Polio: An American Story"

Thursday, April 28, 2005 • 7:00 PM

Barnes and Noble at Arboretum


Brazil Center Speaker Series presents a lecture by Dr. Jeff Lesser

Tuesday, April 26, 2005 • 12:00 PM

Texan Union, Governors Rm 3.116


Center for East Asian Studies Seminar Series presents a lecture by

Monday, April 25, 2005 • 3:30 PM

WCH Meyerson Conf. Rm. 4.118


UT Gender Symposium invites you to a talk by

Friday, April 22, 2005 • 3:00 PM

GAR 100


Phi Alpha Theta Film Series Presents:

Wednesday, April 20, 2005 • 6:00 PM

GAR 100, FREE PIZZA


Southwest Workshop for German History, Culture, and Society

Saturday, April 16, 2005 • 9:45 AM

ACES 2.402


Distinguished Speaker Series in Latin Am. History

Friday, April 15, 2005 • 4:30 PM

Sinclair Suite, Rm. 3.128, Texas Union



UT Gender Symposium invites you to a talk by

Friday, April 8, 2005 • 3:00 PM

GAR 111


Transnational Exchanges in the Texas-Mexico Borderlands Conf.

Thursday, April 7, 2005 • 8:30 AM

Texas Union, Chicano Culture Rm.



UT Gender Symposium invites you to a talk by

Friday, April 1, 2005 • 3:00 PM

GAR 100


Phi Alpha Theta Film Series Presents:

Wednesday, March 30, 2005 • 6:00 PM

GAR 100, FREE PIZZA


African Health and Illness Conference

Friday, March 25, 2005

Texas Union, GAR


UT Gender Symposium invites you to a talk by

Thursday, March 10, 2005 • 3:00 PM

HRC (Harry Ransom Ctr.) Auditorium


Colonial Brazilian Music and Culture Presented in Symposium and Concert

Monday, March 7, 2005 • 8:30 AM

Symposium in the Thompson Conf. Center, Rm 220; concert in Bates Recital Hall


Distinguished Speaker Series in Latin Am. History

Friday, March 4, 2005 • 4:30 PM

TX Union, Sinclair Suite Rm. 3.128


UT Gender Symposium

Friday, March 4, 2005 • 3:00 PM

GAR 100


Distinguished Speaker Series in Latin Am. History presents João José Reis

Thursday, February 24, 2005 • 4:30 PM

GAR 100


UT Gender Symposium

Friday, February 18, 2005 • 3:00 PM

GAR 100


First Friday Happy Hour for Graduate Students

Friday, February 4, 2005 • 5:00 PM

Scholz's Bier Garten, 1607 San Jacinto Blvd.


UT Gender Symposium in History

Friday, February 4, 2005 • 3:00 PM

GAR 100


History Faculty Appreciation Brunch--

Wednesday, February 2, 2005 • 9:00 AM

GAR 100, Come when you can--between 9-11:30 AM


Talk by Nadia Marzouki, European University Institute

Saturday, January 1, 2005 • 4:00 PM

GAR 4.100


IHS Talk by Steven Weinberg, Department of Physics, UT Austin

Saturday, January 1, 2005 • 12:00 PM

GAR 4.100