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Popcorn on the Paseo

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Not sure of what’s going on, on campus? Feeling hungry and are in a hurry to get to class? Be sure to pass by the Paseo for a free bag of popcorn on-the-go, along with some punch courtesy of the Office of Student Engagement. We will also be informing students of fun, free upcoming events our office will

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.


Wednesday, January 28, 2015

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

Movie Under the Stars

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Come join us under the stars as we show a movie on our jumbo inflatable screen. Free popcorn will be provided and concessions will be sold. Don’t forget to bring your blankets and lawn chairs for this can’t miss event.

Share your experience with #UTBOWOW.

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).

Breakfast Bonanza

Friday, January 30, 2015

Be sure to stop by various departments participating in our Breakfast Bonanza taking place Friday, Jan. 30, 2015 from 8:30am-10:30am. Participating departments will be handing out breakfast treats university wide and informing students of the services they have to offer. Please view our map at

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

SGA Meetings

Friday, January 30, 2015

As the semester progresses, the SGA will be working hard to continue to represent the UTB students not only when it comes to UTB related affairs, but also with the exciting development of UTRGV. If you want to voice your opinions, join us every other Friday from 5-6 p.m. in Main 2.502. Remember,

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

Cupid's Corner

Friday, February 13, 2015

Single? Taken? Complicated? So despite what your relationship status may be, we’d like to invite you to time filled with food, fun activities, and pictures. Join us at our pre-valentine’s day celebration! This event is brought to you by your Campus Activities Board.

College of Education Fall 2015 Student Teaching Deadline

Monday, February 16, 2015

Student teaching deadline is Feb. 15, 2015.
Applications are available in the Office of Field Experience and Clinical Practice Main 2.200E or on COE.EDU.

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

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.... More >>

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 by Jan. 30 or fill... More >>

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.
Mondays... More >>

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 >>

Pre-health Scholarships

Monday, January 12, 2015

Every semester the Office of Health Professions Careers awards 10 scholarships to top pre-health students. Scholarship awards range from $400 to $800. Scholarships will be awarded for Spring semester 2015. Visit the Office of Health Professions Careers in the Life Health Science Building (LHSB) 2.822... More >>

Humans of UTB: Photographers wanted!

Monday, January 12, 2015

We are all beautiful and amazing students, staff and faculty all with common (and not so common) daily circumstances. We see each other's faces daily and sometimes, if not often, wonder "What is his/her story?" Well, maybe you just might find out. More >>

UTB Food Pantry

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Here to help end hunger on campus. Join our initiative by donating nonperishables or hygiene products any time. Click on the link for more details. ... More >>

UTB Student Health Insurance 2014-2015

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Need to purchase a student health insurance plan? You may purchase medical/dental for yourself, spouse, and/or children.... More >>
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