Events

Aug. 1 - 31
title and description of exhibit on teal background with half showing the texas flag and a newspaper
All-day event
Perry-Castañeda Library

In honor of Austin’s annual celebration of Pride in August, this display highlights LGBTQIA+ history in Austin and across the southern United States. These display materials serve to provide context for this event and share historical experiences and information about the LGBTQIA+ community focusing as much as possible on intersectional marginalized identities. Event Details

Tuesday Aug. 20
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Is there a specific part of your syllabus you’d like to change? Are you interested in providing your students with openly available course materials? Please join us for a half-day workshop on open educational resources (OER). We’ll be talking about where you can find OER, how to interpret reuse options on OER, and how to remix OER materials with existing content you may have. Event Details

Aug. 22 - 23
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

This 2-day Data Carpentry workshop will teach fundamental data skills needed to conduct research. We will cover working with tabular data using spreadsheets, OpenRefine, SQL, and Python. The workshop is designed as an introduction to these technologies. Event Details

Tuesday Aug. 27
2 to 4 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Work at the Libraries — We're hiring student workers! Come learn more at the University of Texas Libraries Student Work Fair Applications now accepted! http://www.lib.utexas.edu/jobs Event Details

Tuesday Sept. 3
9 a.m. to Noon
Perry-Castañeda Library

This training reinforces application of cost principles and introduced methodologies for cost allocation, and is directed toward research administrators and faculty who are involved with sponsored research. Event Details

Tuesday Sept. 10
film poster with woman speaking into megaphone
7 to 9 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Join the Libraries and Latino Studies for a screening about Dolores Huerta. Huerta is among the most important, yet least known, activists in American history. Event Details