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SEPTEMBER 2019

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Welcome Back, Students!

The DDCE is rolling out the welcome mat at several campus events throughout the months of August and September.


 
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Vote for the 'Learning Abroad' SXSWedu Panel Picker

Submit your vote to get the DDCE's "Learning Abroad with Black and Latinx Students” panel to SXSWedu. VOTING ENDS TODAY!

 

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2019 Explore Law Recap

Students from UT, ACC and HT all came to campus to participate in the 2019 Explore Law program.

 

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Project MALES Earns National Honor

Project MALES was recently named an ‘Examples of Excelencia’ Finalist by the national education advocacy group Excelencia in Education.

 

Photo Spotlight

More than 400 students, educators and mentors came to campus for Project MALES' annual Texas Male Student Leadership Summit on Aug. 8-9. Below: Chase Moore and Axel Rodriguez show their solidarity.

Chase Moore and Axel Rodriguez at the Texas Male Student Leadership Summit

 

Events

Reception Honoring Dr. John S. Butler

What: VP Leonard Moore invites you to kick off the Texas-LSU Weekend with a reception honoring Dr. John Butler's 45 years of excellence at UT Austin. RSVP online.
When: Thursday, Sept. 5, 5-7 p.m. 
Where: AT&T Conference Center, Tejas Room

Gordon-White Building Tour and Breakfast

What: Alumni are invited to tour the Gordon-White Building, home of Black Studies at UT Austin. Coffee and breakfast tacos will be provided. Hosted by Black Studies and Texas Development.
When: Saturday, Sept. 7, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Where: Gordon-White Building

First-Gen Kick-Off Weekend

What: Come meet first-generation students, faculty and staff at the UT-LSU Football Tailgate Party and the First-Gen Student Workshops and President's Office Tour. RSVP for the Tailgate party. RSVP for the workshops and tour.
When: Tailgate party: Saturday, Sept. 7, 2-4 p.m.; workshops and tour: Sunday, Sept. 8, 12:30-4 p.m.
Where: Tailgate party: Sanchez Building (SZB, Northeast Plaza); workshops and tour: Student Activity Center (SAC, room 2.410)

Fall All-Division Staff Meeting

What: Join us for division highlights and updates at our annual Fall All-Division Staff Meeting! Fellowship and ice cream social from 2-2:30 p.m.
When: Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2-4 p.m.
Where: Texas Union Ballroom

Hearts of Texas Kick-Off and Training

What: CSU coordinators and department representatives are encouraged to attend UT’s charitable giving campaign kick-off. Come hear from several charities participating in the campaign. Breakfast provided.
When: Tuesday, Sept. 24, 9-11:30 a.m.
Where: SAC Ballroom

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