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Students Announcements

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  ... more >>

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  ... more >>

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.
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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.
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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.  ... more >>

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  ... more >>

Prepare for the GRE
Monday, March 02, 2015

If you are planning to enroll in a graduate program and need to pass the GRE, The Language Institute is offering an intensive preparation  course.  This four-day course will be offered from Monday through Thursday beginning Monday, March 2-5. 
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Preparation Course for the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS)
Monday, March 16, 2015

If you are interested in the Bachelor of Nursing program at UTB and need to pass the TEAS, The Language Institute is offering a preparation course that will improve your chances of passing this test. Contact our office for more information.
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Excel Training for Beginners
Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Take your skills to the next level with this Excel Training. Classes will be held in our computer lab. Open to the public.  ... more >>

Need help preparing for the ACT?
Tuesday, March 24, 2015

We offer a preparation course for the ACT. This is scheduled one week before the ACT exam date. 
Our next session will be from 6-9 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, March 24 - May 16, 2015.
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Ongoing Announcements

Ocelot Chess Club Tournaments - Spring 2015
Saturday, January 31, 2015

For about a decade the UTB Chess Program has been one of the strongest in the whole country. We are the current Texas champions. You may see our best players during training tournaments every Saturday at Salon Gardenia / Student Union. The tournaments begin at 10 a.m. Moreover all the UTB faculty, staff,  ... more >>

"The Last Hurrah!" Duo Exhibition
Friday, January 30, 2015

This duo exhibition consists of the visual arts faculty of the University of Texas at Brownsville and the University of Texas- Pan American. The "Last Hurrah" is a celebration and an end of something special; a group of artists who are teachers of art and who were part of a historic halt. The  ... more >>

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,  ... more >>

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).  ... more >>

How does Facebook affect you?
Thursday, January 29, 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, fill out the survey or email  ... more >>

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  ... more >>

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

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

Library Instructional Workshops
Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Are you having difficulty getting started with your research?
Visit your University Library for hands-on workshops which are designed specifically to help you succeed in obtaining the scholarly resources to ace your research paper and other class assignments.
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Free Tabata classes at 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays
Monday, January 26, 2015

Students, faculty and staff are welcome to join a workout that will help increase strength, flexibility, and gain muscle while improving mental and physical well-being from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays.  ... more >>

Free yoga classes at 5:30 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday
Monday, January 26, 2015

Put your mind and body at ease from 5:30-6:30 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Students, staff and faculty are welcome.  ... more >>

Free Zumba classes at 5:30 p.m. Mondays
Monday, January 26, 2015

Stay in shape while having fun from 5:30-6:30 p.m. every Monday in the REK Multipurpose room. Students, faculty and staff are welcome.  ... more >>

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 >>

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 >>

Busy Moms
Friday, January 23, 2015

Bring your lunch and join us every Friday from 12-1 p.m. starting Jan. 23, 2015 to May 1, 2015 in Cortez 220. Students, staff and faculty are welcome.  ... 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 >>

Life Improvement For Everyone
Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Student Health Services will provide confidential peer support, cooking demonstrations, tips and best practices for exercising, healthy living, and nutritional eating. Open to students, staff and faculty from noon to 1 p.m. Jan. 14 and 28, Feb. 11 and 25, March 11 and 25, April 8 and 22,  ... 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 >>

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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