Friday, December 22, 2006
Wednesday, December 13, 2006
The final exam schedule for the fall 2006 semester is now online.
Monday, November 20, 2006 • 2:30 PM
Sinclair Suite, Texas Union
Dr. Burns is most famous for her book, "Colonial Habits: Convents and the Spiritual Economy of Cuzco, Peru," and is currently working on a project that examines indigenous scribes, writing, and power.
Friday, November 17, 2006 • 12:00 PM
Dr. Wildenthal, associate history professor, and Mr. Getman, Texas Ex history/religious studies honors student, now a PhD candidate at Rice, will deliver an informational presentation on how to get into graduate school, as well as an introduction to the Rice history graduate program.
Friday, November 10, 2006 • 3:30 PM
Walter Webb Hall, Campus Club
Orientation for new Normandy Scholars of 2007 and their introduction at a following reception.
Monday, October 30, 2006
Registration for all currently enrolled and re-admitted students for the spring of 2007 will begin on October 30 and continue through November 10 (except for November 5).
Friday, October 27, 2006 • 3:00 PM
Friday, October 13, 2006 • 3:00 PM
BUR 436 A
Luther's talk is titled, "The Doctor openning his portmantua took an Instrument out of it and...he tryed to remove the Child:" Abortion, Doctors, and Death in Eighteenth-Century Connecticut
Thursday, October 12, 2006 • 2:00 PM
BUR 436 A
There will be a discussion of Professor Maxwell's "Naked Tropics."
Monday, October 9, 2006
Application deadline for spring semester: Oct. 9, 2006
Friday, September 15, 2006 • 3:00 PM
Each panel member will discuss how they broach the topics of gender and sexuality in their teaching and share challenges they have faced with students in the classroom related to issues of gender or sexuality.
Wednesday, September 13, 2006 • 10:00 AM
Gregory Gym Plaza
Tuesday, August 22, 2006
Monday, August 21, 2006
The gender symposium is a bi-monthly forum for graduate students and professors to deliver papers and works-in-progress that critically engage the topics of gender, women, and sexuality.
Monday, July 24, 2006 • 8:00 AM
The History Department is moving out of Garrison Hall, built in 1926, for the next one to two years while it is being renovated.
Monday, July 10, 2006
Thursday, June 1, 2006
Friday, May 19, 2006 • 6:00 PM
Bass Concert Hall
History Department Chair, Professor Alan Tully
Convocation Speaker: Dr. Ricardo Romo, President, UT San Antonio
UT Austin Class of 1967, Bachelor degree in Education with History teaching field
Friday, April 21, 2006 • 3:00 PM
This talk will be on 20th-century leftist thought and activity.
Friday, April 7, 2006 • 3:00 PM
GAR 107--Please note room change.
Pre-circulated documents are available in the History Office, GAR 101.
Wednesday, April 5, 2006 • 6:30 PM
Anna Hiss Gym (AGH), Rm. 135
David Neumeyer is a Professor of Music Theory and Director of Graduate Studies in the School of Music. Laura Neumeyer, recently retired, served as a Academic Adviser in Plan II Honors. The talk will cover the history of social dance in Texas, from the influence of German and Czech immigrants to the current scene in Texas dance halls today. It will also cover background on the development of the two-step and country western swing.
Tuesday, April 4, 2006 • 4:00 PM
Chicano Culture Rm. 4.206, Texas Union
Thursday, March 30, 2006
The University of Texas Law School, together with the Chicago-Kent Law Review (which will publish the articles) is co-sonsoring a symposium on Dred Scott as we approach the 150th anniversary of that decision.
Friday, March 24, 2006 • 3:00 PM
HRC Auditorium, Reception following talk
Friday, March 24, 2006
2.102 Eastwoods Rm., Texas Union, University of Texas
Convener Dr. Toyin Falola describes this 6th annual African conference: Africans have always been on the move, ever since the time they created civilization and scattered it around the continent and elsewhere.
Thursday, March 23, 2006 • 3:30 PM
A biennial event supported by an endowment from UT benefactor Major George Littlefield, the Littlefield Lectures bring distinguished scholars of Southern history to campus for a series of public talks on consecutive days. This year's speaker is Edward L. Ayers, Dean of the College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and Hugh Kelly Professor of History at the University of Virginia.
Wednesday, March 8, 2006 • 7:00 PM
Bass Concert Hall
In commemoration of International Women's Day, The Chicano/a Latino/a Graduate Student Association presents The 10th Annual Race, Class, and Gender in the Borderlands Lecture Series: "Prisons, Social Movements and Human Rights"
This will be a joint presentation by Ana Ignacia "La Nacha" Rodriguez - ComitÃ© 68, Mexico and raÃºlrsalÃnas - Red Salmon Arts/Prisoner's Rights Support Network, Texas
Saturday, March 4, 2006 • 11:00 AM
Friday, March 3, 2006 • 3:00 PM
MEZ 1.306 and reception in GAR 100 after talk
This is the Gender Symposium's second major lecture of the year featuring Assoc. Prof. Leslie Reagan of University of Illinois. She will be talking about the 100-year period between the 1870s and when abortion became legal in the 1970s.
Monday, February 27, 2006 • 6:30 PM
Professor Janet Davis will give a lecture entitled "Going to the Dogs." Davis will speak about her research on animals in American culture.
After the talk, everyone is invited to participate in making dog biscuits for the Humane Society of Austin.
Wednesday, February 22, 2006 • 7:00 PM
Prof. Guridy will give a lecture entitled "Why Cuba?" He will discuss the importance of Cuba and its long history of interaction with the United States in light of the upsurge of interest in Cuban culture in the U.S. in recent years. Guridy will also discuss the ways he uses his scholarship and teaching to help create a space to imagine a post-Cold War relationship between the two nations.
Friday, February 17, 2006 • 3:00 PM
Thursday, February 16, 2006 • 10:00 AM
San Jacinto Conf. Facilities and Homer Rainey Hall
Abriendo Brecha III: Conference encompassing various events related to the performing arts, crisis and politics of the Americas
Monday, February 13, 2006 • 4:00 PM
Texas Governor's Room, 2nd floor of Texas Union
Distinguished Speaker Series in Latin American History presents a talk by Dr. Williams on his latest research entitled: "The Portrait(s) of the Intrepid Mariner SimÃ£o: Visual Histories of Blackness in the Luso-Atlantic at the End of the Slave Trade"