College of Liberal Arts

Past Events

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Last Day of Add/Drop Period

Monday August 31, 2015


Asian American Studies Open House

Monday August 31, 2015⋅5:00 PM

Burdine Hall

Hot Science – Cool Talks: Two Guys on Your Head

Friday August 28, 2015⋅7:00 PM

Bates Recital Hall

Fall Classes Begin

Wednesday August 26, 2015⋅8:00 AM


Registration and Add/Drop

Tuesday August 25, 2015


The Learning Commons Opening Celebration

Tuesday August 25, 2015⋅12:30 PM

Perry-Castañeda Library

Gone to Liberal Arts

Tuesday August 25, 2015⋅6:00 PM

UT Turtle Pond

Shakespeare at Winedale Reunion Performance: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Saturday August 22, 2015⋅3:00 PM

Henkel Hall, Round Top, Texas

Residence Halls Open

Friday August 21, 2015⋅9:00 AM


Henry V performed by the Shakespeare at Winedale Summer Class

Thursday August 6, 2015⋅7:30 PM

Winedale Theater Barn

Film Screening: The Homestretch

Thursday August 6, 2015⋅7:00 PM

Austin Public Library Terrazas Branch

Free (Thinking) Lunch with Anne de Mare

Thursday July 30, 2015⋅1:00 PM

Room, CLA 2.606

Developing Materials for Heritage Learners of Spanish

Thursday July 30, 2015⋅9:00 AM

Glickman Center, CLA 1.302B

Transfer Student Orientation (Session 3)

Thursday July 16, 2015

UT Austin Campus

Freshman Orientation (Session 6)

Monday July 13, 2015

UT Austin Campus

Transfer Student Orientation (Session 2)

Thursday July 9, 2015

UT Austin Campus

Freshman Orientation (Session 5)

Monday July 6, 2015

UT Austin Campus

Film Screening: At the Death House Door

Thursday July 2, 2015⋅7:00 PM

APL Terrazas Branch

Freshman Orientation (Session 4)

Monday June 29, 2015

UT Austin Campus

The Performing Justice Project: The Good in Me/In My Skin

Saturday June 27, 2015⋅1:00 PM

Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Community Center

The TELL Collab

Friday June 26, 2015⋅8:00 AM

Glickman Conference Center

Transfer Student Orientation (Session 1)

Thursday June 25, 2015

UT Austin Campus

Freshman Orientation (Session 3)

Monday June 22, 2015

UT Austin Campus

Freshman Orientation (Session 2)

Monday June 15, 2015

UT Austin Campus

Freshman Orientation (Session 1)

Monday June 8, 2015

UT Austin Campus

Summer Classes Begin

Thursday June 4, 2015


Commencement: University-wide Ceremony

Saturday May 23, 2015⋅8:00 PM

Main Mall

Commencement: Liberal Arts Joint Ceremony

Friday May 22, 2015⋅11:30 AM

Frank Erwin Center

Readings by Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor and Billy Kahora

Tuesday May 19, 2015⋅5:00 PM

CLA 1.302D

Olivia Martin Moore: Between Here and There

Saturday May 16, 2015⋅7:00 PM

1710 Lavaca

Molecular Characterization of Episodic Disorders: Channelopathies and Beyond

Tuesday May 12, 2015⋅11:00 AM

POB 2.302 (AVAYA Auditorium)

Job Search Boot Camp

Tuesday May 12, 2015⋅12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

Peace Corps Application & Resume Workshop

Tuesday May 12, 2015⋅1:00 PM

GAR 0.120

Humanities Thesis Synposium

Monday May 11, 2015⋅1:30 PM

CLA 1.302B

Film Screening: Terms and Conditions May Apply

Thursday May 7, 2015⋅7:00 PM

APL Terrazas Branch, 1105 East Cesar Chavez Street, Austin, TX 78702

Shakespeare at Winedale: The Festival of Play

Saturday May 2, 2015⋅11:30 AM

Winedale Historical Center

Shakespeare at Winedale: Love's Labour's Lost

Saturday May 2, 2015⋅7:00 PM

Winedale Theatre Barn

GRG Colloquium: Dr. Blanca Leon

Friday May 1, 2015⋅4:00 PM

CLA 0.128

Art Exhibit: Civil Rights Civil Wrongs

Wednesday April 29, 2015⋅6:00 PM

Gordon White Building 2.204 210 W 24th

2015 Glickman Lecture: UT System Chancellor William McRaven

Monday April 27, 2015⋅7:30 PM

Etter-Harbin Alumni Center

Américo Paredes Distinguished Lecture: Lisa García Bedolla

Monday April 27, 2015⋅4:00 PM

UNB 3.502

2015 Sustainability Showdown

Thursday April 23, 2015⋅6:30 PM

KLRU Studio 6A

Entrepreneurship Abroad: A Conversation with Kevin Koym

Tuesday April 21, 2015⋅5:30 PM

CLA 1.302B

Human Dimensions of Startups: A Conversation with Dr. Art Markman

Monday April 20, 2015⋅5:30 PM

CLA 1.302B

Undergraduate Research Week

Monday April 20, 2015


Honors Day Poster Presentation

Saturday April 18, 2015⋅3:30 PM

SAC Ballroom

IHS Conference: "Global Commodity Flows" April 16-18 (Day 2)

Friday April 17, 2015⋅9:00 AM

CLA 1.302B

Poetics for the 21st Century/Poéticas para el siglo XXI

Thursday April 16, 2015⋅3:30 PM

Prothro Theater, Harry Ransom Center

IHS Conference: "Global Commodity Flows" April 16-18 (Day 1)

Thursday April 16, 2015⋅5:30 PM

CLA 1.302B

Yoruba Day

Thursday April 16, 2015⋅12:00 PM

GWB 2.206

Workshop: Breaking New Ground in the Science-Religion Dialogue

Friday April 10, 2015⋅7:00 PM

Welch Hall Auditorium

Performing Blackness Series: "Moon Medicin," An Artist Talk by Sanford Biggers

Thursday April 9, 2015⋅4:00 PM

Art Building 1.102

Roundtable: "Appomattox and its Aftermath"

Thursday April 9, 2015⋅3:30 PM

GAR 4.100

Sequels 2015: Global Intimacy & Networked Dissent

Thursday April 9, 2015

UT Austin Campus

2015 Nonprofit & Government Career Fair

Wednesday April 8, 2015⋅11:00 AM

Texas Union Ballroom

Unjustly Detained: A Film Screening and Talk

Wednesday April 8, 2015⋅6:00 PM

BLS Multipurpose Room

Book Talk: Slavery & Freedom in Savannah

Tuesday April 7, 2015⋅3:00 PM

GWB 2.206

Deadline Day

Monday April 6, 2015⋅8:00 AM


Social Media + the Dynamics of Dissent

Thursday April 2, 2015⋅6:00 PM

CLA 1.302B

¡A Viva Voz!: "Migraciones: An Evening of Latin@ Poetry and Spoken Word"

Thursday April 2, 2015⋅7:00 PM

Benson Latin American Collection

From Brazil to Ferguson: Using Video to Support Human Rights Advocacy

Wednesday April 1, 2015⋅6:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1

Spring 2015 Career and Internship Fair

Wednesday April 1, 2015⋅11:00 AM

Texas Union Ballroom

Workshops: Making the Most of the Career Fair

Monday March 30, 2015⋅12:00 PM

FAC 18

Anna Karenina: A New Take on the Russian Classic

Thursday March 26, 2015⋅5:30 PM

Glickman Conference Center, CLA 1.302B

Spanish & Portuguese Speaker Series: Michel DeGraff

Wednesday March 25, 2015⋅2:00 PM

BEN 2.104

Feminist Geographies: Mapping Spaces, Nations and States of Being

Wednesday March 25, 2015⋅12:00 PM

Glickman Conference Center

Clay Spinuzzi: All Edge: Inside the New Workplace Networks

Sunday March 15, 2015⋅4:30 PM

Austin Convention Center (Ballroom G)

The Armenian Genocide and Modernity

Thursday March 12, 2015⋅5:00 PM

Eidman Courtroom (CCJ 2.306)

TEXTUAL TECHNOLOGIES: An Interactive Genius Workshop

Thursday March 12, 2015⋅3:30 PM


LLILAS Speaker Series: "Mexican Cities on the World Heritage List: A Current Overview"

Thursday March 12, 2015⋅5:00 PM

Dean's Conference Room, Goldsmith Hall (GOL) 2.302B

Joynes Reading Room Event: Joshua Ferris

Thursday March 12, 2015⋅7:00 PM

Joynes Reading Room

Islamic Studies Book Club: Islam in America

Wednesday March 11, 2015⋅12:00 PM

CAL 515 (MES Meeting Room)

UTeach-Liberal Arts Hosts Exclusive "Roadtrip Nation" Screening

Wednesday March 11, 2015⋅4:00 PM

WCH 1.120

Spring 2015 Communication Job & Internship Fair

Wednesday March 11, 2015

DKR Stadium 8th Floor The Club

The Unbroken Treaty: Learning Language through Role-Play

Wednesday March 11, 2015⋅3:00 PM

Union Sinclair Suite, UNB 3.128

Not Who We Are: Syrian Refugee Women in Lebanon

Tuesday March 10, 2015⋅7:00 PM

Calhoun 100

Frame Semantics Beyond Events, Beyond English

Tuesday March 10, 2015⋅4:00 PM

BUR 337

Startup Job Fair

Tuesday March 10, 2015⋅9:00 AM

SAC Ballroom, SAC 2.210

MALS Campus Forum on Civility

Monday March 9, 2015⋅3:30 PM

BLS 2.206

Explore UT

Saturday March 7, 2015⋅11:00 AM


Symposium: Mapping the Afro-Imaginative

Friday March 6, 2015

BLS 2.206

Concert: Alash Tuvan Throat Singing Ensemble

Friday March 6, 2015⋅7:00 PM

Scottish Rite Theater (207 W 18th St)

Erin Vogel: Nutrition, Energetics, and Health

Monday March 2, 2015⋅12:00 PM

SAC 5.118

Royal Ethics Conference: Day 2

Saturday February 28, 2015⋅9:15 AM

316 Waggenger Hall, MAI 202

Humanities Research Award Symposium

Friday February 27, 2015⋅11:00 AM

CLA 1.302B

Royal Ethics Conference: Day 1

Friday February 27, 2015⋅3:30 PM

316 Waggenger Hall

CREEES Spring Festival

Friday February 27, 2015⋅3:00 PM

Honors Quad courtyard by Littlefield Cafe

UTeach-Liberal Arts Information Session

Thursday February 26, 2015⋅12:00 PM

GEB 1.308

CWGS Faculty Book Presentation: Queer Beirut

Wednesday February 25, 2015⋅3:30 PM

CLA 1.302E

Professional Development Training Series: Intro to HTML Coding

Wednesday February 25, 2015⋅5:00 PM

FAC 18

"Riveted" Curators Talk & Exhibition Reception

Tuesday February 24, 2015⋅4:00 PM

Isese Gallery, Jester Center A230

Rebel Music: Police Brutality & the Sound of Protest

Monday February 23, 2015⋅3:00 PM

BLS 2.206

Family Dynamics and Aging in Brazil

Monday February 23, 2015⋅12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313

Performing Blackness: Acting Workshop with Eisa Davis

Saturday February 21, 2015⋅2:30 PM

BLS 2.206

38th Annual Workshop in Ancient Philosophy

Friday February 20, 2015⋅9:15 AM

Waggener, ACES

Nuevas Disidencias: Youth Culture, Transnational Flows, and the Remaking of Politics in the Americas

Friday February 20, 2015

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1

Writing Workshop with Eisa Davis

Thursday February 19, 2015⋅3:00 PM

BLS 2.116D

Nuevas Disidencias: Youth Culture, Transnational Flows, and the Remaking of Politics in the Americas

Thursday February 19, 2015

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1

Beyond Liberal Arts: Professional Development Training Series – Dining Etiquette

Wednesday February 18, 2015⋅5:00 PM

Santa Rita Suit, Texas Union

Prequels: Digital Race and Sexuality

Wednesday February 18, 2015⋅3:30 PM

PAR 308

Screening Blackness: Film, Television and Race – SANKOFA

Saturday February 14, 2015⋅2:00 PM

Boyd Vance Theater, George Washington Carver Museum And Cultural Center

Germany's Russia Policy: Commercial Realism and Geopolitics

Friday February 13, 2015⋅10:30 AM

BUR 231

Film Screening: “Losing the West” and GRG Colloquium with Alex Warren

Thursday February 12, 2015⋅7:00 PM

SAC 1.402

Religion and Foreign Policy in the United States and Europe

Thursday February 12, 2015⋅9:30 AM

CLA 1.302E

IMPOSSIBLE POSTMODERNIZATION: South Korean Cinema Finding Success at the Age of Post-Cinema

Friday February 6, 2015⋅3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room

Symposium: Anthropology at the Edge (Day Two)

Friday February 6, 2015⋅9:00 AM

Room 1.302B, Glickman Conference Center, College of Liberal Arts Building (CLA), The University of Texas at Austin

Symposium: Anthropology at the Edge (Day One)

Thursday February 5, 2015⋅5:30 PM

Room 1.302B, Glickman Conference Center, College of Liberal Arts Building (CLA), The University of Texas at Austin

Free Speech Dialogues: Commercial Speech

Thursday February 5, 2015⋅5:30 AM

CLA 0.130

NATO-Russia Relations: The Ukrainian Crisis and Beyond

Thursday February 5, 2015⋅12:00 PM

BUR 231

Performing Blackness: Lisa B. Thompson's Mother's Day

Friday January 30, 2015⋅8:00 PM

511 West 43rd Street Austin, TX 78751

Roundtable: Imagining Cuba in a Post-Embargo Era: Ideas from the Cuban Diaspora in Texas

Friday January 30, 2015⋅2:00 PM

2nd Floor Conference Room, Benson Latin American Collection, SRH Unit 1

UTeach-Liberal Arts Information Session

Tuesday January 27, 2015⋅11:00 AM

GEB 1.308

Climate Change, Forced Migration and Resettlement

Monday January 26, 2015⋅12:00 PM

Hackett Room, SRH 1.313

Add/Drop Deadline

Friday January 23, 2015⋅8:00 AM


Time Management for Researchers

Friday January 23, 2015⋅10:00 AM

PCL 1.124

Diachronic Corpora and the Study of Language

Friday January 23, 2015⋅11:00 AM

BUR 337

Poetry Reading with Jane Miller

Thursday January 22, 2015⋅7:00 PM

Poetry Center, PCL

Spring Semester Begins

Tuesday January 20, 2015⋅8:00 AM


Is Etymology Useful For Learning Chinese Characters?

Tuesday January 20, 2015⋅3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room