Events

Friday Feb. 28
8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

By invitation only. Event Details

Friday Feb. 28
3 to 4:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS StoryMaps have become powerful cloud GIS tools for facilitating storage and sharing of geospatial data. This workshop will showcase these resources by walking you through the process of using a historical dataset from the Benson Latin American Collection to create your own ArcGIS StoryMap. Event Details

Wednesday March 4
1 to 2 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

The Graduate School distributes a set of thesis and dissertation templates in Microsoft Word for Apple and Windows computers, which will help you format your paper according to current requirements. This workshop will help you learn to use the templates, and will cover such topics as the use of styles, correct page numbering, and table of contents generation. Event Details

Thursday March 5
1 to 2:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Gephi is a visualization tool frequently used for data analysis, link analysis, and complex networks mapping in a variety of disciplines: from literary studies to intelligence and security. Gephi also prides itself on supporting network manipulations in real time. Event Details

Friday March 6
9 a.m. to Noon
Perry-Castañeda Library

The University of Texas at Austin's Faculty Innovation Center (FIC) is partnering with the Graduate School and University of Texas Libraries to host our third Graduate Teaching Showcase to highlight excellent graduate student teaching at the university. Event Details

Friday March 6
3 to 4:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Python is a powerful, widely used scripting language that can be utilized to automate GIS processes in both QGIS and ArcGIS environments. This workshop will show you how to get started using Python to turn complex, tedious geospatial workflows into simple, documented, and reproducible scripted routines. Event Details

Wednesday March 11
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2:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

The University of Texas Libraries' Diversity Action Committee is proud to present From Awareness to Action: The Importance of Queer and Trans Migrant Activism, which shines a spotlight on the numerous queer and trans migrant organizations, projects, and issues that have become central to the national immigration conversation in the past few years. Event Details

Wednesday March 11
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5 to 6 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Through this workshop, participants will explore their strengths to build self-awareness and learn how these strengths relate to leadership in both a personal and team setting. This workshop is presented by the Leadership and Ethics Institute. Event Details

Monday April 6
workshop series poster with hands hovering over blue and green legos
5 to 6 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

Through this interactive workshop, participants will explore the concept of resilience as a skill that is necessary for success. Participants will learn about the importance of attitude when facing challenges and setbacks. This workshop is presented by the Leadership and Ethics Institute. Event Details

Tuesday April 21
1 to 2 p.m.
Perry-Castañeda Library

The Graduate School distributes a set of thesis and dissertation templates in Microsoft Word for Apple and Windows computers, which will help you format your paper according to current requirements. This workshop will help you learn to use the templates, and will cover such topics as the use of styles, correct page numbering, and table of contents generation. Event Details