College of Liberal Arts

Past Events

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Indigenous Rights: A Forum Ten Years After the UN Declaration

Friday October 13, 2017⋅3:00 PM

Texas Union Quadrangle Room 3.304


Diaspora Talk Series - Spirit In The Dark: A Religious History of Racial Aesthetics

Wednesday October 11, 2017⋅3:00 PM

Gordon - White Building (GWB)


The Social Life of DNA

Wednesday October 11, 2017⋅7:00 PM

POB 2.302 (Avaya Auditorium), 201 East 24th Street, Austin, TX 78712


Faces of Migration Film Series: "Comrades: Almost a Love Story"

Tuesday October 10, 2017⋅7:00 PM

CLA 1.302B




IHS Talk: "Climate Change Denial: Why History Matters"

Thursday October 5, 2017⋅3:30 PM

GAR 4.100


Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: "Killswitch"

Thursday October 5, 2017⋅6:30 PM

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


National Young Women's Day of Action Luncheon: Mother Tongue

Wednesday October 4, 2017⋅11:30 AM

SAC Ballroom, SAC 2.410


Fall 2017 Career & Internship Fair

Wednesday October 4, 2017⋅11:00 AM

Texas Union Ballroom


Américo Paredes Distinguished Lecture: Mexican American History in Tough Times

Tuesday October 3, 2017⋅6:00 PM

Santa Rite Suite, UNB 3.502


The Fall 2017 German Film Series

Monday October 2, 2017⋅5:00 PM

Burdine 337


Career Fair Success Strategies Webinar

Monday October 2, 2017⋅5:00 PM

Online


Panel Discussion: “DACA: Past, Present, and Future”

Monday October 2, 2017⋅3:00 PM

GAR 4.100


Career Fair Success Strategies Workshop

Monday October 2, 2017⋅12:00 PM

FAC 18


Book Launch: Ask Baba Yaga by Taisia Kitaiskaia

Friday September 29, 2017⋅7:00 PM

Malvern Books, 613 W 29th St, Austin, TX 78705


The Trial of Public Health in India: Questions for Ethics and Justice

Friday September 29, 2017⋅12:00 PM

Glickman Conference Center (CLA 3.102D)


UTeach-Liberal Arts Information Session

Friday September 29, 2017⋅1:00 PM

BEL 224



#BlackRepresents: Gallery Opening & Reception

Thursday September 28, 2017⋅5:30 PM

The IDEA Lab, Gordon-White Building (GWB) 2.204


The Afterlives of a Killing: Assassination, Thanatos, and the Body Politic in South Asia

Thursday September 28, 2017⋅3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)


Hamlet in the Hospital: An Arts-Based Response to Suffering Among the Ill and Those Who Care for Them

Wednesday September 27, 2017⋅7:00 PM

POB 2.302 (Avaya Auditorium)


Fall 2017 Communication Job & Internship Fair

Wednesday September 27, 2017⋅10:00 AM

Darrell K. Royal Stadium - The Club, 8th Floor


UT Volunteer Fair

Wednesday September 27, 2017⋅9:45 AM



Refugee Awareness Workshop

Saturday September 23, 2017⋅8:00 AM

CLA 1.302E



POSTPONED: "Deudos / Death Debt: The Art of Eduardo Lalo"

Thursday September 21, 2017⋅4:00 PM

2nd Floor Gallery, Benson Latin American Collection


Book signing: The Impossible Presidency by Jeremi Suri

Tuesday September 19, 2017⋅5:30 PM

The Carillon in the AT&T Conference Center


Faces of Migration Film Series: "View from the Bridge"

Tuesday September 19, 2017⋅7:00 PM

CLA 1.302B


CMAS PlaticArte: Amado Peña, Jr.

Friday September 15, 2017⋅12:00 PM

GWB 2.206 (Multipurpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


The Scope of Justice: Shakespeare’s Measure for Measure

Friday September 15, 2017⋅3:00 PM

Tom Lea Room, Harry Ransom Center | 300 W 21st Street


Conference: "The Life of Tamil Literature in Translation: Histories and Controversies"

Friday September 15, 2017⋅10:00 AM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118), UT Austin Campus


Graduate Student Workshop: Development and Foundation Funding

Friday September 15, 2017⋅9:00 AM

GEB 3.312 (3rd floor conference room)



Film Screening: TAXI

Thursday September 14, 2017⋅7:30 PM

AFS Cinema, 6406 N I-35 Suite 3100, Austin, TX 78752


Opening Reception: “History, Labor, Life: The Prints of Jacob Lawrence”

Thursday September 14, 2017⋅5:30 PM

Christian-Green Gallery; 201 E. 21st St.


Digitial Scholarship Workshop: "Mapping Images of Mexico's 1910 Centenario"

Wednesday September 13, 2017⋅12:00 PM

Learning Lab 3, Perry-Castañeda Library (PCL)


CMAS PlaticArte: Stephanie Elizondo Griest

Tuesday September 12, 2017⋅4:30 PM

GWB 2.206


Career Fair Success Strategies - McCombs Career Expo

Monday September 11, 2017⋅12:00 PM

FAC 18


Study Abroad Information Session

Monday September 11, 2017⋅3:00 PM

BUR 231


Mexico Modern: Art, Commerce, and Cultural Exchange, 1920–1945

Monday September 11, 2017⋅10:00 AM

Harry Ransom Center


Seminar Series: "Area Studies in Global Asia: Imperial India from the Mauryas to Modi" by David Ludden

Friday September 8, 2017⋅3:30 PM

Glickman Conference Center (CLA 1.302B), UT Campus


Native American and Indigenous Studies Welcome Reception

Friday September 8, 2017⋅5:30 PM

CLA 1.302E


Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: "It Happened Here"

Thursday September 7, 2017⋅6:30 PM

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


Islamic Studies Book Club

Wednesday September 6, 2017⋅12:00 PM

CAL 515


Faces of Migration Film Series: "Maria Full of Grace"

Tuesday September 5, 2017⋅7:00 PM

CLA 1.302D


Four Directions

Friday September 1, 2017⋅5:00 PM

Perry-Castañeda Library Plaza


Panel Discussion: “The Confederate Statues at UT”

Thursday August 31, 2017⋅3:30 PM

GAR 4.100


Fall Semsester Begins

Wednesday August 30, 2017⋅8:00 AM

Campuswide


Crash Course in Investment Banking and Consulting

Tuesday August 29, 2017⋅12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E


CANCELED: Gone to Liberal Arts

Tuesday August 29, 2017⋅6:00 PM

Turtle Pond


2017 College of Liberal Arts TA Orientation

Monday August 28, 2017⋅1:00 PM

CLA 0.126


Performing Blackness Series: OCEAN

Friday August 25, 2017⋅4:00 PM

The Vortex; 2307 Manor Road


Antony and Cleopatra performed by the Shakespeare at Winedale Summer Class on the UT Campus

Friday August 18, 2017⋅7:30 PM

Quadrangle Room at Texas Union


As You Like It performed by the Shakespeare at Winedale Summer Class on UT Campus

Thursday August 17, 2017⋅7:30 PM

Quadrangle Room at Texas Union


King Lear performed by the Shakespeare at Winedale Summer Class

Friday August 11, 2017⋅7:30 PM

Winedale Historical Center



Performing Blackness Series Presents: TWENTYEIGHT

Friday August 4, 2017⋅8:00 PM

THE VORTEX - 2307 Manor RD Austin, Tx 78712


Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: "The Divide"

Thursday August 3, 2017⋅6:30 PM

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


King Lear performed by the Shakespeare at Winedale Summer Class

Friday July 21, 2017⋅7:30 PM

Winedale Historical Center


As You Like It performed by the Shakespeare at Winedale Summer Class

Thursday July 20, 2017⋅7:30 PM

Winedale Historical Center


Transfer Student Orientation, Session 3

Monday July 17, 2017

UT Austin Campus


Camp Shakespeare presents The Winter's Tale

Saturday July 15, 2017⋅1:00 PM

Winedale Historical Center


7th Annual Barrio Writers Live Reading

Saturday July 15, 2017⋅1:00 PM

GWB 2.206 (Multipurpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


Transfer Student Orientation, Session 2

Thursday July 13, 2017

UT Austin Campus


UTeach Liberal Arts Information Session

Wednesday July 12, 2017⋅10:00 AM

BEL 224


Freshman Orientation, Session 6

Monday July 10, 2017

UT Austin Campus


Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: "Above All Else"

Thursday July 6, 2017⋅6:30 PM

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


Freshman Orientation, Session 5

Wednesday July 5, 2017

UT Austin Campus


Transfer Student Orientation, Session 1

Thursday June 29, 2017

UT Austin Campus



UTeach Liberal Arts Information Session

Wednesday June 28, 2017⋅10:00 AM

BEL 224


Book Signing and Talk: Demagoguery and Democracy

Tuesday June 27, 2017⋅7:00 PM

BookPeople (603 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78703)


Freshman Orientation, Session 4

Monday June 26, 2017

UT Austin Campus



NEW Leadership™ Texas Keynote: Senator Wendy Davis

Friday June 2, 2017⋅7:30 PM

Quadrangle Room, Texas Union


Femme Friday Series: Obvious Child

Friday June 2, 2017⋅6:00 PM

Bob Bullock Theatre


Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: "DamNation"

Thursday June 1, 2017⋅6:30 PM

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


Liberal Arts Commencement

Friday May 19, 2017⋅11:30 AM

Erwin Center


Thinkery21: TEXAS

Thursday May 18, 2017⋅7:00 PM

1830 Simond Ave, Austin, Texas 78723


Teaching through Dialogue: Spring 2017 Difficult Dialogues Symposium

Monday May 8, 2017⋅9:00 AM

Etter-Harbin Alumni Center, Schmidt & Nowotny Rooms, 2110 San Jacinto Blvd., Austin, TX 78712


Femme Friday Series: Middle of Nowhere

Friday May 5, 2017⋅6:00 PM

Bob Bullock Theatre



Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: "Code Black"

Thursday May 4, 2017⋅6:30 PM

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


Nobody’s Darling: Women and Representation

Thursday May 4, 2017⋅5:30 PM

Christian-Green Gallery; 201 E. 21st Austin, TX 78701


A Princess Out Of Place: A Talk By Dr. Ebony Thomas

Friday April 28, 2017⋅3:30 PM

CLA 1.302E



The Invention of Food

Friday April 28, 2017⋅3:00 PM

CLA 1.302B


The Invention of Food

Thursday April 27, 2017⋅3:00 PM

CLA 1.302B


Buddhism and Place-Making in Sri Lanka

Saturday April 22, 2017⋅10:00 AM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)



Annual Events: Yoruba Day

Friday April 21, 2017⋅12:00 PM

Gordon-White Building (GWB) 2.206; 210 West 24th Street


Poetry Reading: Dr. Rafael Campo

Friday April 21, 2017⋅12:00 PM

Blanton Museum of Art Atrium


“Training the Eye, Hearing the Heart:  Art, Poetry, and Healing”

Friday April 21, 2017⋅6:00 PM

POB 2.302 (Avaya Auditorium)


History Honors Research Symposium 2017

Thursday April 20, 2017⋅10:00 AM

GAR 1.102


Museum Walk with Ray Williams / Gallery Conversation with Rafael Campo

Thursday April 20, 2017⋅7:30 PM

Blanton Museum of Art



Democracy and Action Reading Group: The Right to Keep and Bear Arms

Tuesday April 18, 2017⋅7:00 PM

651 N Pleasant Valley Rd, Austin, TX 78702


Spring 2017 George I. Sánchez Memorial Lectures in the Social Sciences and Education

Tuesday April 18, 2017⋅4:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin


Mellon Mays Lecture with Ana Elizabeth Rosas

Tuesday April 18, 2017⋅12:00 PM

GWB 2.206



Panel Discussion: Deep History (Method Series)

Thursday April 13, 2017⋅4:00 PM

GAR 4.100



#Black Represents: Master Seminar with Lorraine O'Grady

Wednesday April 12, 2017⋅11:30 AM

GWB 2.116D


NAIS Presents: A Talk by Maya-Ixil Leaders from Guatemala

Wednesday April 12, 2017⋅4:00 PM

CLA 1.302E


CMAS Latina/o Media Makers Series presents Jim Mendiola

Tuesday April 11, 2017⋅5:30 PM

Belo Center for New Media (BMC 5.102)



Career Diversity Symposium for Ph.D. Students

Friday April 7, 2017⋅8:30 AM

CLA 1.302B


The Speaking Qur'an: Revelation in Sunni & Shi'a Islam

Friday April 7, 2017⋅2:30 PM

CLA 0.102


CREEES Graduate Research Symposium

Friday April 7, 2017⋅9:00 AM

Burdine Hall (BUR) 231


The Uses of Jewishness in Late-Colonial Cuba

Friday April 7, 2017⋅12:00 PM

CLA 2.402


Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: "How to Change the World"

Thursday April 6, 2017⋅6:30 PM

APL Terrazas Branch Library


Migration and Memoir: A Conversation with Reyna Grande

Thursday April 6, 2017⋅5:00 PM

College of Liberal Arts Building | CLA 1.302B | The University of Texas at Austin



Roundtable: "A Historical Divide: The Partition of India at 70"

Tuesday April 4, 2017⋅3:30 PM

GAR 4.100



Webinar: Career Fair Success Strategies

Monday April 3, 2017⋅5:00 PM

Online


Career Fair Success Strategies Workshop

Monday April 3, 2017⋅2:00 PM

FAC 18 Library




Poetry Reading with Navajo/Diné Poet Rex Lee Jim

Thursday March 30, 2017⋅4:00 PM

UT Poetry Center (PCL 2.500)


#BlackRepresents: Performing Blackness Series

Friday March 24, 2017⋅8:00 PM

The Vortex Theatre; 2307 Manor Road Austin, TX


Symposium: Rethinking Late Ottoman Civilization

Friday March 24, 2017⋅8:00 AM

CLA 1.302B





Salón Cultural: Race, Writing, and Culture

Thursday March 23, 2017⋅7:00 PM

GWB 2.206



The Trojan War: Our Warrior Chorus

Wednesday March 22, 2017⋅7:00 PM

McCullough Theatre


Surviving the Holocaust: A Talk by Laszlo Schwartz

Wednesday March 22, 2017⋅5:00 PM

CLA 0.126


When We Are Bold: an afternoon of storytelling, inspiration and conversation

Wednesday March 22, 2017⋅3:00 PM

Glickman Conference Center (CLA 1.302E)



Bob Dylan: The Next Generation Undergraduate Lecture Series

Tuesday March 21, 2017⋅7:00 PM

Texas Union Theatre (UNB 2.228)


Ars Poetica: Culture, Politics & Poetry by Adi Keissar

Tuesday March 21, 2017⋅7:00 PM

CLA 1.302D


MALS Lecture Series: Luvell Anderson

Monday March 20, 2017⋅3:00 PM

Room 2.206 (Multi-Purpose Room), Gordon-White Building (GWB), The University of Texas at Austin




Humanities Research Symposium

Friday March 10, 2017⋅8:30 AM

SAC 2.302


Islamophobia: The Current State of Muslim and Arab American Health

Friday March 10, 2017⋅12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E



Age of Ambition: Truth, Faith & Fortune in China

Wednesday March 8, 2017⋅6:00 PM

Belo New Media Center


Free Speech Essay Contest Deadline

Monday March 6, 2017⋅9:00 AM

Campuswide


The Warrior Chorus Community Discussion

Sunday March 5, 2017⋅2:30 PM

Austin History Center, 810 Guadalupe St.


Explore UT Concert: Alash Tuvan Throat Singing Ensemble

Saturday March 4, 2017⋅11:00 AM

UT Campus, Mezes Hall (MEZ) Auditorium, 1.306


Explore UT: Songs and Tales from Around the World

Saturday March 4, 2017⋅12:00 PM

PAR 303



Workshop: Activism, Art, and Aesthetics in Postcolonial South Asia

Friday March 3, 2017⋅9:00 AM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)


Russia, the US and Europe: A New Roadmap for European Security?

Friday March 3, 2017⋅2:30 PM

LBJ School of Public Affairs Room 3.124


Native Community Mapping Workshop

Friday March 3, 2017⋅11:00 AM

CLA 2.706



Cells, Genes, and Stories: HeLa’s Journey from Labs to Literature

Wednesday March 1, 2017⋅7:00 PM

Avaya Auditorium


UT Nonprofit Career Forum

Wednesday March 1, 2017⋅4:30 PM

CLA Glickman Conference Center



Film screening: Sunú

Thursday February 23, 2017⋅4:30 PM

Prothro Theater in the Harry Ransom Center, 300 W 21st St.



Food Revolutions Keynote

Wednesday February 22, 2017⋅5:00 PM

Texas Union Quadrangle Room (UNB 3.304), 2400 Guadalupe Street


Roundtable: "Loving" After Fifty Years

Tuesday February 21, 2017⋅3:30 PM

Liberal Arts Building, Glickman Conference Center, CLA 1.302B



Reconstruction and the American Political Tradition

Thursday February 16, 2017⋅4:00 PM

AT&T Center, Amphiteater 204


The United States from the Inside Out and the Southside North

Wednesday February 15, 2017⋅4:00 PM

AT&T Center, Amphiteater 204


LLILAS Book Talk: Freedom from Work by Daniel Fridman

Monday February 13, 2017⋅12:00 PM

SRH 1.208


Charter Schools and Equity in Education

Friday February 10, 2017⋅12:00 PM

Francis Auditorium, The University of Texas School of Law



Coups, Conspiracies, and Credibility: Experimental Evidence from Turkey

Thursday February 9, 2017⋅11:00 AM

CAL 516 Reading Room



The Seven Keys to Communicating in Brazil

Thursday February 9, 2017⋅4:00 PM

SRH 1.313


Black Policy Symposium: Critically Analyzing and Interrogating the Movement for Black Lives Policy Agenda

Wednesday February 8, 2017⋅2:30 PM

GWB (Gordon-White Building) Room 2.206


UTeach-Liberal Arts Talk

Wednesday February 8, 2017⋅5:30 PM

Caffé Medici


Conference: Forugh Farrokhzad Fifty Years Later

Saturday February 4, 2017⋅12:30 PM

MEZ 1.306


Gaming the Medical Humanities

Friday February 3, 2017⋅5:30 PM

GDC 1.304


Alternate Reality Games: An Artist's Talk & Discussion

Thursday February 2, 2017⋅5:00 PM

GDC 1.304


HBSA: SCORING CAREERS

Tuesday January 31, 2017⋅5:00 PM

Hall of Honors


O N E E V E R Y O N E by Ann Hamilton

Saturday January 28, 2017


Thomas Whitbread Memorial Reading

Friday January 27, 2017⋅4:30 PM

PCL 2.500


O N E E V E R Y O N E by Ann Hamilton

Friday January 27, 2017


O N E E V E R Y O N E by Ann Hamilton

Thursday January 26, 2017


Faculty Book Talk: The Price for Their Pound of Flesh

Wednesday January 25, 2017⋅6:00 PM

Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.206


Religion Around Billie Holiday: An Evening of Music and Conversation

Wednesday January 25, 2017⋅7:00 PM

The Victory Grill


Art Meets Activism—Llewellyn Xavier’s George Jackson Series

Tuesday January 24, 2017⋅12:00 PM

210 W 24th St; GWB 2.204


Art Meets Activism—Llewellyn Xavier’s George Jackson Series

Monday January 23, 2017⋅12:00 PM

210 W 24th St; GWB 2.204


Panel: The Future of US-Russia Relations under a Trump Presidency

Monday January 23, 2017⋅5:30 PM

Avaya Auditorium (POB 2.302)



Art Meets Activism—Llewellyn Xavier’s George Jackson Series

Sunday January 22, 2017⋅12:00 PM

210 W 24th St; GWB 2.204


Art Meets Activism—Llewellyn Xavier’s George Jackson Series

Saturday January 21, 2017⋅12:00 PM

210 W 24th St; GWB 2.204



Add/Drop Deadline

Friday January 20, 2017

Campuswide


Art Meets Activism—Llewellyn Xavier’s George Jackson Series

Friday January 20, 2017⋅12:00 PM

210 W 24th St; GWB 2.204



Twerk the Inauguration: A Woman of Color Feminist Twerkshop with Shakia Williams

Friday January 20, 2017⋅11:00 AM

CLA 1.302B (Glickman Conference Center)


Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Info Session I

Thursday January 19, 2017⋅12:00 PM

GWB 2.206


Art Meets Activism—Llewellyn Xavier’s George Jackson Series

Thursday January 19, 2017⋅12:00 PM

210 W 24th St; GWB 2.204


Art Meets Activism—Llewellyn Xavier’s George Jackson Series

Wednesday January 18, 2017⋅12:00 PM

210 W 24th St; GWB 2.204


MARCH ON! Exhibit Opens in the Christian-Green Gallery

Tuesday January 17, 2017

Beauford H. Jester Center A232A


Art Meets Activism

Tuesday January 17, 2017⋅12:00 PM

IDEA LAB; Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.204


Using Language Analysis to Read Minds

Sunday January 8, 2017⋅1:00 PM

J.W. Marriott, 110 E 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701