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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

Professor David Oshinsky Speaks on Tracking the Infamous 'Mississippi Burning' Murder of 1964

Thursday March 10, 2011 12:00 PM • The State Bar of Texas

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

Political Scientist Examines Populism and Authoritarianism in Latin America

Friday February 11, 2011 12:00 PM • BAT 5.108

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.