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James Pennebaker Discusses the Secret Life of Pronouns

Tuesday December 6, 2011⋅6:30 PM

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center, 1900 University, Amphitheater Room 204


Liberal Arts Fall Commencement 2011

Saturday December 3, 2011⋅6:00 PM

Frank Erwin Center, 1701 Red River Street


Orange Santa Celebrates Songs of the Season

Friday December 2, 2011⋅12:00 PM

West Mall


Army Gen. Chiarelli to Discuss Leadership in the 21st Century

Friday December 2, 2011⋅10:00 AM

University Teaching Center (UTC) 4.112


Texas Politics Speaker Series Presents a Conversation with State Senator Wendy Davis

Thursday December 1, 2011⋅3:30 PM

Gebauer 3.312, Dean’s Conference Room


Texas Politics Speaker Series Presents a Conversation with State Senator Kel Seliger

Tuesday November 29, 2011⋅3:30 PM

Gebauer 3.312, Dean’s Conference Room


Thanksgiving Holiday

Friday November 25, 2011

N/A


Thanksgiving Holiday

Thursday November 24, 2011

N/A


Third Thursday Offers Array of Activities for Students

Thursday November 17, 2011⋅5:00 PM

Blanton Museum of Art


Texas Politics Speaker Series Presents a Conversation with State Representative Todd Hunter

Tuesday November 15, 2011⋅3:30 PM

Gebauer 3.312, Dean’s Conference Room


Faculty Book Presentation Series Presents "The City on the Hill from Below"

Monday November 14, 2011⋅12:00 PM

Warfield Center Isese Gallery - Jester A232A


Two-Day Symposium Explores Sexuality and Slavery: Nov. 11-12

Saturday November 12, 2011

AT&T Conference Center, Room 202


Two-Day Symposium Explores Sexuality and Slavery: Nov. 11-12

Friday November 11, 2011

AT&T Conference Center, Room 202


Muslim Politics in Western Democracies is Talk Topic

Friday November 11, 2011⋅12:00 PM

Batts Hall (BAT) 5.108


Performing Blackness Series Presents an Evening wtih Jomama Jones

Wednesday November 9, 2011⋅8:00 PM

The Off Center – 2211-A Hidalgo, Austin, TX 78702


Anthropologist Discusses New Book "Naturalizing Mexican Immigrants"

Wednesday November 9, 2011⋅12:30 PM

Sid Richardson Hall (SRH) Hackett Room, 1.313


Asian American Studies Scholar to Discuss "Of Prosthetics and Pageants"

Tuesday November 8, 2011⋅6:00 PM

Burdine Hall (BUR) room 108


Leading Economic Policy Experts to Discuss Financial Crisis in the Eurozone During Two-Day Conference

Friday November 4, 2011

Bass Lecture Hall at the LBJ School of Public Affairs


African Feminisms Series Seminar Explores Stories of Africa from America

Friday November 4, 2011⋅3:00 PM

Student Activity Center (SAC) Black Box Theater


Leading Economic Policy Experts to Discuss Financial Crisis in the Eurozone During Two-Day Conference

Thursday November 3, 2011

Bass Lecture Hall at the LBJ School of Public Affairs


Texas Politics Speaker Series Presents a Conversation with Senator Kirk Watson

Wednesday November 2, 2011⋅3:00 PM

Gebauer 3.312, Dean’s Conference Room


Students, Faculty Read Slavic Vampire Tales

Monday October 31, 2011⋅3:30 PM

Welch Hall, room 1.308


Lecture Examines the State of Freedom of Information in Latin America

Monday October 31, 2011⋅12:00 PM

Sid Richardson Hall (SRH), room 1.313


Longhorn Halloween Provides Safe Fun for Children

Sunday October 30, 2011⋅2:00 PM

Frank Erwin Center


Communication Job & Internship Fair

Wednesday October 26, 2011⋅12:00 PM

DKR Texas Memorial Stadium North End Zone-The Club Entrance: Gates 14 & 16


ConocoPhillips Chairman and CEO James Mulva to Speak at Liberal Arts Council Speaker Series

Monday October 24, 2011⋅6:00 PM

School of Social Work Building (SSW) Room 2.106


Author Discusses New Book "Harlem is Nowhere"

Monday October 24, 2011⋅12:00 PM

Warfield Center, Jester A232A


Brazilian Ethanol Producer Speaks on Energy Security

Thursday October 20, 2011⋅5:00 PM

The Harry Ransom Center


Panel Discussion Addresses "What to do about 'The Help'"

Thursday October 20, 2011⋅5:30 PM

University Teaching Center (UTC) 4.112


Liberal Arts Fall Career Expo Offers Internship, Career Opportunities

Wednesday October 19, 2011⋅11:00 AM

Texas Union Ballroom


Sociologist Discusses Leadership, Religion and Sex

Wednesday October 19, 2011⋅2:00 PM

Burdine 214


You're Invited to H.W. Brands' Talk on the Longhorn Network's Game Changers

Tuesday October 18, 2011⋅6:00 PM

Studio 6A at the KLRU Studios


Diaspora Talk Examines Black Femininisms, Vodou Epistemologies of Gender

Monday October 17, 2011⋅12:00 PM

Warfield Center, Jester A232A


Author Presents New Book on Race, Contemporary Art and Performance Practices

Wednesday October 12, 2011⋅12:00 PM

Warfield Center, Jester A232A


Workshop Explores Undocumented Migration, Enforcement at the U.S.-Mexico Border

Monday October 10, 2011⋅10:00 AM

Benson Library Conference Room, Second Floor



Author Discusses Asian Americans and the Cultural Economy of Fashion

Wednesday October 5, 2011⋅6:30 PM

T. S. Painter Hall (PAI) Room 3.02


Symposium Explores Banned Music of the Holocaust: Oct. 3-4

Monday October 3, 2011

Jessen Auditorium, Homer Rainy Hall


Free Speech Dialogues - A Panel Discussion on Inflammatory Speech

Tuesday September 27, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Graduate School of Business Building (GSB) Room 2.124


Columbia Pictures Hosts Free Screening of "Anonymous"

Tuesday September 27, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Texas Union Theater


Anthropologist Discusses the Human Senses

Monday September 26, 2011⋅12:00 PM

Student Activity Center (SAC) room 5.118


Psychologist Examines How Brains Predict the Future

Friday September 23, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Welch Hall, room 2.224


Department of Religious Studies Hosts Book Release Celebration for "America's Church"

Wednesday September 21, 2011⋅5:00 PM

Mezes Auditorium (MEZ 1.306)


National Book Award Finalist Reads from "I-Hotel"

Tuesday September 20, 2011⋅7:00 PM

The Etter-Harbin Alumni Center, The Connally Banquet Hall at 2110 San Jacinto Boulevard


Anthropologist Discusses Discriminating Senses in Life-Worlds and Cultural Analysis

Monday September 19, 2011⋅12:00 PM

Student Activity Center (SAC) room 5.118


South Asia Institute Presents Golden Jubilee Series: Sept 12-16

Friday September 16, 2011

AVAYA Auditorium ACE 2.302


South Asia Institute Presents Golden Jubilee Series: Sept 12-16

Thursday September 15, 2011

AVAYA Auditorium ACE 2.302


South Asia Institute Presents Golden Jubilee Series: Sept 12-16

Wednesday September 14, 2011

AVAYA Auditorium ACE 2.302


Acclaimed Mexican Chef Patricia Quintana to Speak on the Moles of Mexico

Tuesday September 13, 2011⋅6:00 PM

Blanton Auditorium, The Blanton Museum of Art


South Asia Institute Presents Golden Jubilee Series: Sept 12-16

Tuesday September 13, 2011

AVAYA Auditorium ACE 2.302


Center for Mexican American Studies Hosts Welcome Back Reception

Monday September 12, 2011⋅4:30 PM

Ballroom North (2.412), Student Activity Center


South Asia Institute Presents Golden Jubilee Series: Sept 12-16

Monday September 12, 2011

AVAYA Auditorium ACE 2.302


Japan Seminar Explores Japanese and Jewish Responses to War

Friday September 9, 2011⋅3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH), room 4.118


Panel Explores Questions and Issues Related to 9/11

Friday September 9, 2011⋅1:30 PM

Applied Computational Engineering & Sciences Building (ACE) Avaya Auditorium, 2.302


Talk Examines Climate Change in the Developing World

Thursday September 8, 2011⋅3:00 PM

Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Benson Library


Actress and Playwright Presents Solo Performances about Grief and Awakening Sept. 8-11

Thursday September 8, 2011⋅8:00 PM

F. Loren Winship Drama Building, room 2.180


Labor Day Holiday

Monday September 5, 2011

N/A


Sociologist Discusses Race and Ethnic Identities

Friday September 2, 2011⋅12:00 PM

Burdine, room 214


South Asia Institute Hosts Fall Welcome Reception

Thursday September 1, 2011⋅3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)


Department of Germanic Studies Presents Screening of "Troll Hunter"

Wednesday August 31, 2011⋅6:00 PM

Burdine Hall 337


First Class Day of Fall Semester

Wednesday August 24, 2011

University of Texas at Austin


Gone to Liberal Arts

Tuesday August 23, 2011⋅6:00 PM

The Turtle Pond


Welcome Back Student Event

Tuesday August 23, 2011⋅6:00 PM

Texas Union, Theater 2.228


MooovIn Hospitality Welcomes New Students: Aug 19-20

Saturday August 20, 2011

Participating residence halls


MooovIn Hospitality Welcomes New Students: Aug 19-20

Friday August 19, 2011

Participating residence halls


Shakespeare at Winedale Presents Henry VI, Parts 2 and 3 Aug. 15-16

Monday August 15, 2011⋅7:30 PM

Student Activity Center (SAC) Black Box Theater


Shakespeare at Winedale Holds Matinee Shows

Sunday July 17, 2011⋅2:00 PM

Winedale Historic Center, Round Top, Texas


Shakespeare at Winedale Holds Matinee Shows

Saturday July 16, 2011⋅2:00 PM

Winedale Historic Center, Round Top, Texas


Classes Begin for Second Summer Term

Monday July 11, 2011

University of Texas at Austin


Camp Shakespeare Presents "The Winter's Tale"

Saturday July 9, 2011⋅1:30 PM

Winedale Theater Barn, Round Top


Sociology Lunch Presentation: Tackling Auburn Football

Tuesday July 5, 2011⋅11:30 AM

Burdine Hall (BUR), room 214


Recreational Sports Hosts Faculty, Staff health Fair

Thursday June 30, 2011⋅10:00 AM

Gregory Gym Arena


Seminar Explores Japanese and Jewish Responses to War

Thursday June 9, 2011⋅3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH), room 4.118


Alberto Martinez Reads, Signs "Science Secrets"

Wednesday June 8, 2011⋅7:00 PM

BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar


The Case for a Socialist Alternative is Talk Topic

Wednesday June 8, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Carver Library, 1161 Angelina Street


First-Term Summer Session: June 2-July 7

Thursday June 2, 2011

University of Texas at Austin


Liberal Arts Spring Commencement 2011

Friday May 20, 2011⋅12:00 PM

Frank Erwin Center


UT Remembers

Friday May 6, 2011⋅2:00 PM

Tower Garden


Film Screening: "The Girl with the Red Scarf"

Tuesday May 3, 2011⋅6:00 PM

Parlin Hall, room 301


Shakespeare at Winedale Spring Class Presents 'The Merry Wives of Windsor'

Saturday April 30, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Winedale Theatre Barn- Round Top, Texas


Workshop Helps Students Prepare for Study Abroad in Germany

Saturday April 30, 2011⋅10:00 AM

Burdine Hall, room 337


Shakespeare at Winedale Spring Class Presents 'The Merry Wives of Windsor'

Friday April 29, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Winedale Theatre Barn- Round Top, Texas


Student Presents CMAS Graduate Portfolio Plática

Wednesday April 27, 2011⋅12:00 PM

Texas Union, Chicano Culture Room (4.206)


Business and Government Roundtable Presents James A. Johnson

Wednesday April 27, 2011⋅4:00 PM

McCombs School of Business, Legacy Events Room (CBA 3.302)


Teaching Tool for Archival Research Presented

Tuesday April 26, 2011⋅11:30 AM

Gebauer 4th Floor Conference Room


Guest Poets to Read their Works at Latin American Poetry Forum

Friday April 22, 2011⋅2:00 PM

Benedict Hall, room 2.104


Award-Winning African Novelist Reads, Discusses New Work

Thursday April 21, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Carothers Dormitory (CRD) Joynes Reading Room, 007


Law Professor Examines Enforced Disappearances In Mexico

Thursday April 21, 2011⋅2:00 PM

Sid Richardson Hall (SRH) Hackett Room 1.313


Center for Mexican American Studies Presents George Sánchez Memorial Lectures

Thursday April 21, 2011⋅5:30 PM

Texas Union Theatre (UNB), Lone Star Room, 3.208



Seminar Addresses Neanderthal Control of Fire

Monday April 18, 2011⋅12:00 PM

SAC 5.118


Warfield Center Hosts Yoruba Day Celebration

Friday April 15, 2011⋅12:00 PM

Jester Center, room A232A


Spring 2011 Career & Internship Fair

Wednesday April 13, 2011⋅11:00 AM

Texas Union Ballroom


Conflict Resolution Center Holds Discussion on Concealed Guns on Campus

Wednesday April 13, 2011⋅3:00 PM

Student Services Building, Glen Maloney Room (SSB G1.310)


State Legislators Address Concealed Handguns on Campus

Wednesday April 13, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Texas Union Theatre, UNB 2.228


Liberal Arts Students Present their Works at Undergraduate Research Week April 13-14

Wednesday April 13, 2011⋅10:00 AM

Gebauer Building (GEB), room 3.312



House Speaker Joe Straus to Speak with University of Texas at Austin Students

Tuesday April 5, 2011⋅3:30 PM

Gebauer Building (GEB), room 3.312


Seminar Adresses the Semiotic Meditations of Moral Experience

Monday April 4, 2011⋅12:00 PM

SAC 5.118


Conference Examines Greek Law in the 21st Century: March 31-April 2

Saturday April 2, 2011

Waggener Hall, Room 116


Symposium Examines New Directions in Black Urban History

Friday April 1, 2011⋅9:00 AM

Gebauer Building (GEB), room 3.312


Conference Examines Greek Law in the 21st Century: March 31-April 2

Friday April 1, 2011

Waggener Hall, Room 116


Conference Examines Greek Law in the 21st Century: March 31-April 2

Thursday March 31, 2011

Waggener Hall, Room 116


Princeton Professor Holds Lecture on Renaissance Correctors

Thursday March 31, 2011⋅7:00 PM

HRC


Communication Job and Internship Fair

Wednesday March 30, 2011⋅12:00 PM

Texas Union Ballroom


Lectures Address "Rise of Totalitarian Islam"

Tuesday March 29, 2011⋅5:30 PM

Welch Hall (WEL) 3.266


Author Who Chronicled History of Al-Qaeda to Speak at Humanities Institute Events

Tuesday March 29, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Avaya Auditorium, ACES Building, Speedway at 24th


Seminar Adressess Egyptian Dreams and Subjectivities

Monday March 28, 2011⋅12:00 PM

SAC 5.118


Mexico's Security Spokesperson to Discuss Mexico's National Public Safety Strategy

Monday March 28, 2011⋅12:00 PM

The Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, Bass Lecture Hall


Plan II Honors Celebrates 75th Anniversary

Saturday March 26, 2011

Multiple Locations Around Campus


The Broccoli Project Presents Neil Simon's Rumors 3/25-2/26

Saturday March 26, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Black Box Theater on the second floor of the SAC


The Broccoli Project Presents Neil Simon's Rumors 3/25-2/26

Friday March 25, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Black Box Theater on the second floor of the SAC


Joynes Reading Room and Plan II 75th Anniversary Host Alumni Writers

Friday March 25, 2011⋅5:30 PM

Joynes Room, Carothers (CRD) 007


Plan II Honors Celebrates 75th Anniversary

Friday March 25, 2011

Multiple Locations Around Campus


Lecture Examines History of Mexican American Food

Thursday March 24, 2011⋅6:00 PM

ATT Education Room, Long Center for the Performing Arts


Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright to Discuss his Works at Plan II Honors Event

Thursday March 24, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Joynes Room, Carothers Building


Center for Mexican American Studies Announces 2011 Jovita González Memorial Lectures

Thursday March 24, 2011⋅5:30 PM

Santa Rita Suite (UNB 3.502)


Maya Meetings Explore Ideas of Time, Prophecy March 23-27

Wednesday March 23, 2011

San Jacinto Conference Center and the Blanton Auditorium


Center for Women's and Gender Studies hosts conference on sexual harassment

Wednesday March 23, 2011⋅10:00 AM

Student Activity Center



Lectures Address "Rise of Totalitarian Islam"

Tuesday March 22, 2011⋅5:30 PM

Welch Hall (WEL) 3.266



Lectures Address "Rise of Totalitarian Islam"

Tuesday March 15, 2011⋅5:30 PM

Welch Hall (WEL) 3.266


The Broccoli Project Presents Neil Simon's Rumors 3/10-3/12

Saturday March 12, 2011⋅7:00 PM

The Black Box Theater on the second floor of the SAC


The Broccoli Project Presents Neil Simon's Rumors 3/10-3/12

Friday March 11, 2011⋅7:00 PM

The Black Box Theater on the second floor of the SAC


The Broccoli Project Presents Neil Simon's Rumors 3/10-3/12

Thursday March 10, 2011⋅7:00 PM

The Black Box Theater on the second floor of the SAC



Gallery Talk: What Our Memory Holds

Thursday March 10, 2011⋅6:00 PM

ISESE Gallery/Warfield Center, JES A232


Lectures Address "Rise of Totalitarian Islam"

Tuesday March 8, 2011⋅5:30 PM

Welch Hall (WEL) 3.266


Exhibition Honors Fighter for Human Rights

Tuesday March 8, 2011⋅6:30 PM

The University Federal Credit Union Student Learning Commons, Perry-Castaneda Library


Explore UT Opens the University's Doors to All

Saturday March 5, 2011⋅11:00 AM

Campus-Wide


Perforrmance Workshop Examines the "Aesthetics and Politics of Black Suffering and Revolt"

Friday March 4, 2011⋅1:00 PM

F. Loren Winship Drama Building, room 2.180


Department of Sociology to Host Memorial for Norval Glenn

Friday March 4, 2011⋅4:00 PM

Burdine Hall, room 106


Distinguished Visiting Lecture Series: "War, Violence, and the Humanities"

Tuesday March 1, 2011⋅7:30 PM

Avaya Auditorium, ACES, room 2.302


Lectures Address "Rise of Totalitarian Islam"

Tuesday March 1, 2011⋅5:30 PM

Welch Hall (WEL) 3.266


Harvard Law School Professor Speaks on Money, Politics, and Democracy

Monday February 28, 2011⋅6:00 PM

Thompson Conference Center


Art history scholar examines "The Sacrifice of Isaac: A Prevalent Theme in Israeli Art"

Monday February 28, 2011⋅12:00 PM

Texas Hillel Library, 2105 San Antonio St.


Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet Discusses Katrina, Natural Disasters

Friday February 25, 2011

Various locations on campus.


POSTPONED (Time TBA): Talk Series Examines "Pan-Africanism, Feminism and the Black Radical Intellectual Tradition"

Friday February 25, 2011⋅3:00 PM

ISESE Gallery/Warfield Center, JES A232


Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet Discusses Katrina, Natural Disasters

Thursday February 24, 2011

Various locations on campus.


Workshop Examines the "Black Woman's Body of Work"

Thursday February 24, 2011⋅4:00 PM

ISESE Gallery/Warfield Center, JES A232


Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet Discusses Katrina, Natural Disasters

Wednesday February 23, 2011

Various locations on campus.


LBJ Library Presents Texas Premiere of "Thurgood"

Tuesday February 22, 2011⋅6:00 PM

LBJ Library Auditorium, 2313 Red River St.


Playwright Sharon Bridgforth Presents "Ring/Shout"

Sunday February 20, 2011⋅6:00 PM

Winship Drama Building, Room 2.180


Korean history scholar examines Christianity and the transformation of religion in Korea

Friday February 18, 2011⋅3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH) 4.118


World-Famous Circus Performer Presents 'A Celebration of Silent Cinema'

Monday February 14, 2011⋅4:00 PM

Prothro Theater, Harry Ransom Center



Panel Discussion Examines Free Speech among Students

Thursday February 10, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Mezes 1.306


Call for Volunteers: Explore UT 2011

Wednesday February 9, 2011


Asian American Cinema: The People I've Slept With

Friday February 4, 2011⋅8:00 PM

Texas Union Theatre, Union Building 2.228


Friday Night Lights and Beyond: The Critical State of Sports Today

Thursday February 3, 2011⋅7:30 PM

AT&T Conference Center Amphitheater 204


Texas Politics Speaker Series Presents Chairman Dan Branch

Thursday February 3, 2011⋅3:30 PM

Gebauer 3.312


Call for Volunteers: Explore UT 2011

Wednesday February 2, 2011


Learn About Study Abroad in Spain and Argentina

Tuesday February 1, 2011⋅4:00 PM

Benedict Hall 1.108


Impact of Intolerance on Immigrants, Global Economic Crisis, Topics of Two-Day Conference

Saturday January 29, 2011⋅1:00 PM

ACES Auditorium, room 2.302


Impact of Intolerance on Immigrants, Global Economic Crisis, Topics of Two-Day Conference

Friday January 28, 2011⋅1:00 PM

ACES Auditorium, room 2.302


Mahmud Rahman discusses Bangladeshi fiction

Thursday January 27, 2011⋅3:30 PM

Will C. Hogg Building 4.118


Austin Jewish Film Festival: Jan. 24-Jan. 27

Thursday January 27, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Garrison Hall, Room 0.102, except for Jan. 26, at Hillel Building


Austin Jewish Film Festival: Jan. 24-Jan. 27

Wednesday January 26, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Garrison Hall, Room 0.102, except for Jan. 26, at Hillel Building


Call for Volunteers: Explore UT 2011

Wednesday January 26, 2011


Austin Jewish Film Festival: Jan. 24-Jan. 27

Tuesday January 25, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Garrison Hall, Room 0.102, except for Jan. 26, at Hillel Building


Call for Volunteers: Explore UT 2011

Tuesday January 25, 2011


Spring 2011 Yoruba Film Series

Monday January 24, 2011⋅3:00 PM

ISESE Gallery/Jester Center A232A


Austin Jewish Film Festival: Jan. 24-Jan. 27

Monday January 24, 2011⋅7:00 PM

Garrison Hall, Room 0.102, except for Jan. 26, at Hillel Building


Community march, festival honor legacy of Dr. King

Monday January 17, 2011⋅9:00 AM

MLK Statue, East Mall, 23rd St. & Speedway


Students Can Dig, Create and Watch Re-enactments at Public Archeology Event

Saturday January 8, 2011⋅1:00 PM

Hilton Austin, 500 E. Fourth St. Parking is available in City Lot on Red River and Fourth streets.