While our events with additional details are posted on the University of Dallas calendar and on social media, we are providing a full roster of events currently on the OPCD calendar for fall 2017. Whether you are a freshman, graduating senior, graduate student, or alumnus, we invite you to attend.
Many events require registration at bit.ly/opcdrsvp.
Tues., October 10, 5:00 to 6:30 PM – SB Hall Serafy (Room 138)- Clare Boothe Luce Lecture featuring Dr. Sherry Yennello from TX A&M, sponsored by the Physics Dept.
Wed., October 11, 7:30 to 9:00 AM – Haggar Cafe (breakfast is on us)- Come-and-Go Breakfast with Clare Boothe Luce speaker Dr. Sherry Yennello, sponsored by the Physics Dept.
Wed., October 11, 1:30 to 4:30 PM – the Mall (weather permitting – alternate location will be announced in the event of rain) – Vocations, Volunteer & Post-Grad Fair. Dozens of nonprofits and religious organizations on campus to seek student volunteers and to discuss post-graduate vocations and service gap-years. sponsored by Campus Ministry & OPCD.
Mon, October 16, 10:30 AM to 2:00 PM – Haggar Foyer (stop by anytime) – Baylor University School of Social Work Admissions Recruiting Table
Tues., October 17, 4:00 to 5:30 PM – Gorman A – Understanding Addiction and Stopping the Opioid Crisis (featuring special guest John Walters, former drug czar under Pres. Bush), sponsored by the Politics Department.
Thursday, October 19, 12:30 to 2:00 PM – Haggar Dining Room (above cafe) – limited space – brown bag lunch. –Faith and Public Policy Lunch and Lecture (John Walters, former drug czar under President George W. Bush), sponsored by the Politics Department.
And some fun…
Friday, October 20, 6:00 to 11:00 PM – Augustine Hall, Lot F – Falloween Fest and 7th Annual Haunted House of Horrors, in collaboration with Alumni Relations, Academic Success, and Student Affairs. Open to students, faculty, alumni, and families/friends of UD. 6:00 to 8:00 PM – Family-friendly activities. 8:00 to 11:00 PM – Haunted House, open to guests ages 12+ (discouraged for guests under 18)
Back to business…
Monday, October 23, 6:30 to 8:00 PM – SB Hall Serafy (Room 138)- Chem Careers Professional Panel: From the Chemistry lab to the world of work, sponsored by the Chemistry Department and SMACS.
Wednesday, October 25, 4:00 to 5:00 PM – SB Hall Serafy (Room 138) – Enterprise Holdings LLC Recruiting Information session.
Thursday, October 26, 4:00 to 5:00 PM – Gorman Faculty Lounge – Grad School in the Humanities: How to Find, Apply To and Flourish in Graduate School featuring UD alumna Christian Howard, sponsored by the English Department and relevant to all students in the humanities.
Monday, November 6, 7:00 to 8:30 PM (film, q&a, reception) – Art History Auditorium – Porres Lecture and Q&A, sponsored by the History Department.
Thursday, November 9, 7:00 to 9:00 PM (film, q&a, reception) – Art History Auditorium – Presented by the Modern Languages Department, screening of “Tiramisu for Two.” The event is a projection of a feature film shot on location in Texas and Italy, followed by a talk on making an independent film by the Director and Producer of the Texan-Italian film “Tiramisu for Two”.
Wednesday, November 15, 7:00 to 8:00 PM– Gorman A – How to Find and Apply for a Summer REU. Featuring a panel of students who have successfully navigated the process and moderated by Dr. Steinmiller. Recommended for all students in the science, math, and psychology. Pizza provided. RSVP required at bit.ly/opcdrsvp