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How does Facebook affect you?

Monday, January 26, 2015

Participate in the study on the emotional impact of the social networking site. Participants are eligible to win a $5 Starbucks eGift card and enter in a raffle to win a $100 eGift Visa card. To participate, email isis.lopez@utb.edu. by Jan. 30 or fill

Chillout Sessions

Monday, January 26, 2015

Relaxation Group meeting in Cortez 220 every other Monday beginning Jan. 26, 2015 Take some time for yourself. Learn effective ways to relax your mind and body.

Prepare for the GRE

Monday, January 26, 2015

If you are planning to enroll in a graduate program and need to pass the GRE, The Language Institute is offering an intensive preparation  course.  This four-day course will be offered from Monday through Thursday beginning Monday, Jan 26. 

Alcohol Anonymous

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

All meertings are open, so everyone is welcome. Meetings are from 12:30-1:30 p.m. every Wednesday in Cortez Hall, Room 220.

Heartprints

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Pregnancy, Infant and Child Loss Support Group Every other wednesday beginning Jan. 28, 2015

Overeaters Anonymous

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Free and open to all UTB students, faculty and staff Every Wednesday from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in Cortez Hall, Room 220

CELAIM Lecture Series "Popular Music and the Trauma of Spain's Civil War"

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Dr. Luis Rodriguez-Abad, Professor of Sociology in the UTB Department of Behavioral Sciences, will present a lecture at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28 in Eidman 1. The subject is "Popular Music and the Trauma of the Spanish Civil War." All are welcome to attend this free event, sponsored by the

SMART Recovery

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Discover the power of choice with the alternative recovery meeting. We are a self-empowering, abstinence based, support group (not a 12-step program).

Pizza with the Prez

Friday, January 30, 2015

The Student Government Association, in partnership with the Office of the President, would like to invite all UT Brownsville students, faculty and staff to “Pizza with the Prez,” an open forum with Dr. William R. Fannin, UTB President, Dr. Guy Bailey, UTRGV President, and Eréndira Santillana, Student

Voter Registrars Needed - Training Feb. 2

Monday, February 02, 2015

Project 100%, a project of the Center for Civic Engagement, will be hosting an opportunity for the campus community to become Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrars, in collaboration with the Cameron County Elections Office. As a volunteer deputy registrar, you may distribute and accept voter registration

Science Cafe Monday, Feb. 2

Monday, February 02, 2015

The February Brownsville Science Cafe will be Monday, February 2 at El Hueso de Fraile in downtown Brownsville. Join us for a fun informal evening of talks and discussion with local experts on a wide range of topics including science, art, and humanities. Treats and beverages will be available for purchase

Writers Live @ UTB Presents Erika Said

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Come out and see this year's bilingual author. She will be reading from her first collection of poems, iPoems, signing books, and answering questions.

Erika Said was born and raised in Ciudad Madero, Tamaulipas, México, in 1985, she’s a fiction writer and poet living in San Antonio, Texas.

Archer Center Application Deadline

Monday, February 23, 2015

Live, learn and intern in Washington, D.C., and earn UT Brownsville credit while there.
 
Students who participate in the Bill Archer Fellowship Program can expect to have an exhausting, rewarding experience that will allow them to learn about how our federal government
Ongoing Announcements

UTB Chess Team win the 2015 Texas Team Championship

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Last Saturday the UTB Chess Team proved once again to be successful by winning the 2015 Texas Team Championship organized in Kingsville. The team composed of Guillermo Vazquez, Aura Salazar, Simon Vazquez III and Armando Cortez, led by the UTB Coach Bartek Macieja, won all the matches.... More >>

Freshmen Leadership Experience Program (FLEX)

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

As the semester starts, the Office of Student Engagement is planning on implementing a Freshmen Leadership Experience (FLEX) program. The one and only requirement to join FLEX is to be a first-year freshman. This program will offer opportunities for personal development by increasing your leadership... More >>

Library Instructional Sessions

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Library Instructional Sessions
 
The University Library is hosting a series of instructional sessions throughout the Spring 2015 semester. The sessions are open to the entire academic community. All sessions are held at the University Library, Room 1.118.
 
 
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Research Protocols

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

For any faculty, staff or students who plan to submit a research protocol for research involving: human subjects, animals, biological, chemical, radiation safety or rDna please note that submissions need to be turned in as soon as possible. We are expecting many submissions for the spring semester. Protocols... More >>

"Hybrid Colonies" Exhibition

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

"Hybrid Colonies" will open at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 13 in The Gallery at Rusteberg Hall. The exhibition will feature the work of Yareth Fernandez. Light refreshments will be served. Please join us.... More >>
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