Events

Jan. 26, 2018 - March 23, 2018
All-day event

Any undergraduate conducting research as part of their experience at UT is invited to create and submit an image that captures the process, outcome or impact of that research.  Event Details

Feb. 5 - March 5
brown and black painting of animal shapes and figure
All-day event
Fine Arts Library

This exhibition presents the works of indigenous African artists who regard their works as a process of rituals, performance and communal interaction. Event Details

Tuesday Feb. 20
2 to 3 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Are you curious about what exactly fair use is? Have you ever wondered if you can use images in your PowerPoint presentations? Are you unsure of whether free videos on YouTube are copyrighted? Do you have questions about what types of articles you can provide to your students? Join us to hear about these issues and get answers to your own questions. Event Details

Tuesday Feb. 20
two soldiers standing outside
4 to 5:30 p.m.
Benson Latin American Collection

Join us for an exhibition opening and gallery talk by photographer and LLILAS (ILAS) alumnus L. Rupert Chambers. Event Details

Tuesday Feb. 20
4 to 5 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Research as Art is a unique competition that provides a platform for researchers to convey the importance, emotion, beauty and humanity of their research. It’s different to other image competitions, as it’s the story that’s most important. The image grabs your attention, and the text reveals the process, the passion, and the humanity behind the research. Event Details

Wednesday Feb. 21
sci hub website with red text and black bird
Noon to 1 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Over the past decade, websites offering free, unauthorized copies of books and academic articles have grown rapidly. How are they maintained and used, and what might they mean for the future of scholarly publishing? Event Details

Wednesday Feb. 21
1 to 3 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Text analysis is a broad and multifaceted field within the digital humanities that can help users visualize, manipulate, and better understand text from both born-digital and physical sources. Event Details

Thursday Feb. 22
pink and blue event poster with description in black text
3 to 4 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

A roundtable discussion with Andrew Akhlaghi (History), Hina Azam (Middle Eastern Studies), Dale J. Correra (Libraries), Jonathan Kaplan (Middle Eastern Studies), and Marion Katz (NYG Middle East and Islamic Studies). Event Details

Thursday Feb. 22
event description over blue and orange graphics
6 to 7:30 p.m.
Fine Arts Library

Are you doing what you love? What are the pathways for turning your passion into a viable, sustainable business? Event Details

Friday Feb. 23
3 to 4:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

OpenRefine is a powerful, free, and easy-to-use tool that’s perfect for sifting through, cleaning up, and transforming datasets--tedious yet critical tasks for data analysis and sharing. Event Details