Javier Zamora Book Talk
What: Javier Zamora will discuss his new book "Unaccompanied: A Continuing Crisis" at a book talk hosted by the DDCE. The event is part of the 2019-20 Lecture Series.
When: Oct. 23, 4 p.m.
Where: William C. Powers Jr. SAC (room 1.402)
WIELD Wednesdays Speaker Series
What: The Women’s Initiative for Entrepreneurship and Leadership Development (WIELD) is hosting a speaker event featuring Julie Goonewardene, associate vice chancellor of Innovation and Strategic Investment, University of Texas System; and Marina Bhargaa, president and CEO of the Greater Austin Asian Chamber of Commerce.
When: Oct. 23, 6-7:30 p.m.
Where: The Riveter: Austin (third-floor co-working space), 1145W 5th St.
SSD Hosts Disability Awareness & Inclusion Events
What: October is Disability Advocacy and Inclusion Month as well as National Disability Employment Awareness Month! To spread awareness about people with disabilities, Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD) is hosting several events throughout October.
When: Oct 2-24
Where: See info for all campus events online.
VP Leonard Moore to Speak at Texas Book Festival
What: Leonard N. Moore, vice president for diversity and community engagement and the George Littlefield Professor of American History, will give a talk titled “The Defeat of Black Power: Drawing Parallels between 1972 and 2020” at the Texas Book Festival.
When: Oct. 27, 3:30-4:15 p.m. Book signing to follow.
Where: Capitol Extension Room E2.010 (1100 Congress Avenue). Book signing at Texas Monthly TBF Book Signing Tent, Congress Avenue
National Young Women's Day of Action: Kristen Meinzer
What: The Gender and Sexuality Center is hosting a speaker event featuring Kristen Meinzer, and award-winning host, producer and former director of nonfiction programming for Slate’s sister company Panoply.
When: Oct. 30, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: William C. Powers Jr. SAC (Ballroom, room 2.410)