Upcoming Events

Homecoming Social-Don’t miss the Second Team Fortress 2 Lan Party with Super Smash Bros., Brawl, FIFA 14, & Counter Strike-Free Pizza will be provided. For more information, click on Facebook.com/acmatutd and utdacm.com.
Friday, November 15, 7:00 p.m. - ATEC Building, ATC 3.910

The Linux Users Group’sTechnical Introduction to Amazon Web Services- Interested in Cloud Computing?  Want to learn how to deploy your own virtual server or host your data in the cloud?  The Linux Users Group @ UTD is hosting a technical introduction to Amazon Web Services to demonstrate its many services and abilities.  Bring a laptop and join us on this interactive lecture!  We will walk users through setting up a trial account* on AWS, and explain in detail some cool things they can do with it.  *To participate in this optional step, you will need a credit-card associated with your Amazon account.  You will not be charged as long as you stay in the free tier’s monthly allotment.
Tuesday, November 8, 8:30 p.m., ECSS 2.312

The MRS Happy Hour Gathering - HAVE FUN and NETWORK- The MRS (Materials Research Society) is the premier organization in the field of materials science and engineering. Because of its i interdisciplinary approach,  Materials Science and Engineering is a field that attracts undergrads and graduate students from a variety of majors and backgrounds.   to join us Enjoy snacks, beverages, darts, pool and conversation. Interested students are encouraged to attend and about the benefits of joining, including free membership, seminars, field trips, awards/fellowships, mentoring programs and networking trough the society.
Thursday, November 21, 7:30 p.m. at the Fox and Hound- 112 W Campbell Road (www.foxandhound.com)

Find a summer internship through Industrial Practice Programs (IPP)- Are you looking for a fall, spring or summer internship?  Attend an Orientation and begin searching available internships through IPP JobLink. Orientations are held in ECSS 2.502 - Student Services. Next orientations are:
Monday, Nov. 18th at 3:00 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 21st at 4:00 p.m.

Insurity Information Session-recruiting for entry level positions
Insurity will be on campus to recruit Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering, or Systems Engineering majors Open to US Citizens, US Permanent Residents, Asylees and Refugees.
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 5:00 - 7:00 pm, TI Auditorium

“Energy Management for the Internet and the Cloud”- by Dave Freeman, a Texas Instruments Fellow and CTO for the Power Management business unit at TI. This presentation will cover some of the research and solution opportunities for developing energy management solutions of various Cloud components such as wireless sensors, consumer internet devices, wireless infrastructure and datacenter. Each of these areas has their own strategies for optimizing energy use and system performance. Examples of implementations of these strategies will be presented.
Thursday, November 21, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m., Clark Center Auditorium - CN 1.112

Career Center - Make Networking Work For You
By the time you see a job posting online or elsewhere, so have hundreds of others.  Learn how business networking and informational interviews can help you tap into job openings before they are posted for everyone else to see.  Helpful handouts will be provided to help you to enhance your networking skills.
Monday, Nov. 18, 2:00 - 2:45 pm, SSB 3.107 - Career Center

Career Center - Ireland Internship Information Session
Learn more about the Career Center’s summer 2014 internship program in Dublin, Ireland! It will take place during summer 2014 in Dublin, Ireland, where students will spend 8 weeks completing a customized internship related to their major and/or field of interest. 
Monday, Nov. 18, 5:00 - 6:00 pm, SSB 3.107 - Career Center

Career Center - Resume Workshop - Think Like a Recruiter
This interactive workshop puts students in the driver's seat and gives hands-on experience to develop an “eye-catching” resume. Learn insider tips and put them in to practice. You will learn to:   

  • Address the challenges of creating or updating an impactful, strategic resume
  • Catch common mistakes when editing your resume
  • Learn how to develop a resume with relevant, professional content for industry readiness

Tuesday, Nov. 19, 12:00 - 12:45 pm, SSB 3.107- Career Center

Career Center - Resume/LinkedIn Critique Session Just In Time!
Seniors - are you about to graduate and your resume or LinkedIn profile needs help? Or are you attending the Just In Time Career Expo and need to update your resume before you go?  Let us critique it! 
Bring a hard copy of your resume or LinkedIn profile to be critiqued by the Career Center staff. Arrive anytime from 5:30 - 6:15 for a 15 minute critique session.
Tuesday, Nov. 19. 5:30 - 6:30 pm, SSB 3.300 - Career Center

Career Center - Workplace Communications 101
Communication is a vital skill in the workplace. Come learn about appropriate face-to-face, phone, and email communication skills that are effective in the office.
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2:00 - 2:45 pm, SSB 3.107 - Career Center

Career Center - Just In Time Expo
Did you snooze through finding your career? Are you nearing graduation and have yet to find a future employer for yourself? The Just In Time Career Expo is for all students graduating in December 2013 and alumni seeking part-time or full-time opportunities. This is a great opportunity for you to find a job before graduation! Over 30 employers from various sectors and industries will be in the Student Union Galaxy Rooms on November 20th from 1pm to 3pm to network with you. Each of these employers will have current part time or full time positions available. Professional attire is strongly recommended. Bring multiple, proofed copies of your resume.
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 1:00 - 3:00 pm, SU Galaxy Rooms

Advanced SAFE ZONE Dialogue - Affirming Healthcare- Join the Galerstein Women’s Center for our upcoming Advanced SAFE ZONE Dialogue. Featuring a panel of physical and mental health providers, this dialogue centers around the barriers to care for LGBTQI individuals, and how medical providers and allies can support a more inclusive healthcare environment. This event is open to the community so feel free to invite anyone who may be interested. Non UTD community members will be provided a parking pass for the time of the event.Contact sarah.hodgkinson@utdallas.edu or call (972) 883- 6555 for more information.
Lunch will be provided! Priority deadline ends today, Friday, November 15th. Register to ensure your seat at http://tinyurl.com/advsafezone2fall.
Thursday, November 21, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Galaxy Rooms (Room 2.602)

Shoe Drive from November 4th to 21st -The Office of Student Volunteerism is participating in the City of Richardson's Shoe Drive and will serve as a drop-off point for donations of shoes. Please bring your new or gently used shoes to the Office of Student Volunteerism in SSB 3.600.