Events

April 2018

Sunday, April 1

FOLD: Art, Metaphor and Practice Exhibition 1

Featured Artists : Laleh Mehran, Sibel Kocabasi, Giannina Coppaino Dwin, and Anja Marias An exhibition of contemporary works by thirteen female artists who...

Monday, April 2

Summer Camps Planning Meeting-BROWNSVILLE

This session is intended to bring together UTRGV faculty and staff to discuss the processes for organizing a UTRGV summer program. Mandatory camp forms will...

Seminar: Discussion of a Patient with a Rare Case of Zidovudine Induced Lactic Acidosis with Pancreatitis with Myopathy – Stigma and Health Implications

Sharwani Vijayshree Lal has been awarded certificates for academic excellence and was also awarded the Best All Rounder of the Volgograd State Medical...

Latin American Piano Music Festival

A journey through the Latin American musical landscape. This recital celebrates the richness and diversity of the Latin American piano repertoire. For...

Rio Bravo Percussion Ensemble

The UTRGV Rio Bravo Percussion Ensemble will present a concert featuring a vast array of percussion instruments and musical styles. The program will include...

Tuesday, April 3

UTRGV Supervisor Excellence Series: Ethical Leadership

This spring, the Office of Human Resources presents the UTRGV Supervisor Excellence Series, which offers professional development opportunities for managers,...

Continuing Education: (Topic 5) Personal/Professional Netiquette

As part of our Professional Transferable Skills Workshop Series. Summary The module provides an overview of what digital citizenship entails. Students will...

Continuing Education: Basic Legal Writing Program

Summary Designed to help both experienced paralegals and beginning students refine their writing skills and boost their ability to communicate effectively....

Wednesday, April 4

Summer Camps Planning Meeting (Edinburg)

This session is intended to bring together UTRGV faculty and staff to discuss the processes for organizing a UTRGV summer program. Mandatory camp forms will...

Wind Symphony

Join the UTRGV Wind Symphony for its annual Spring Concert under the direction of Albert Lo. Repertoire will include works by Conte, Stephenson,...

Thursday, April 5

Spring Teachers Job Expo

The Teachers Job Expo brings recruiters from various school districts across Texas looking to hire students pursuing teaching. For more information or if...

UTRGV Supervisor Excellence Series: Ethical Leadership

This spring, the Office of Human Resources presents the UTRGV Supervisor Excellence Series, which offers professional development opportunities for managers,...

SOM IAMSE: Mitigating the Emotional Toll of Medical Errors

Presented by Jo Shapiro, MD, FACS, director of the Center for Professionalism and Peer Support and a surgeon in the Department of Surgery at the Brigham and...

Continuing Education: Certificate in Human Resource Management (Brownsville)

This course is designed to provide an overview of HR functions and the stages of the employee life cycle. Participants will gain practical skills needed to...

Continuing Education: Certificate in Human Resources Management

This course is designed to provide an overview of HR functions and the stages of the employee life cycle. Participants will gain practical skills needed to...

Christopher Adkins, cello & Stacy Kwak, piano

"Once Upon a Time..." Christopher Adkins, principal cellist of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, and faculty at Southern Methodist University and University of...

Friday, April 6

Spring Teachers Job Expo

The Teachers Job Expo brings recruiters from various school districts across Texas looking to hire students pursuing teaching. For more information or if...

Biomedical Research Awareness Day 2018

School of Medicine Biomedical Department will celebrate Biomedical Research Awareness Day 2018. This is a day to pledge your support for the humane use of...

Diabetes Care Management: A Rio Grande Valley Symposium on Interdisciplinary Team Care

There are more than 1.5 million people who live in the Rio Grande Valley and, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, almost one in...

Patron of the Arts: Christopher Adkins, cello & Stacy Kwak, piano

"Once Upon a Time..." Christopher Adkins, principal cellist of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and faculty at Southern Methodist University and the University...

Saturday, April 7

SOM Clerkship Site Director Faculty Development Workshop

After completing this workshop, participants will be able to: Acquire a framework to assist in planning and assessing clerkship (preceptor)...

 Continuing Education: Pharmacy Technician Program (Brownsville)

Summary This comprehensive 50-hour program will prepare students to work as a pharmacy technician in a retail or other pharmacy setting and to take the...

Continuing Education: Basic Legal Writing Program

Summary Designed to help both experienced paralegals and beginning students refine their writing skills and boost their ability to communicate effectively....

Continuing Education: Phlebotomy Technician Program (McAllen)

This 90-hour Phlebotomy Technician Program prepares professionals to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Students...

Continuing Education: Paralegal Certificate Course

This intensive, nationally acclaimed program is designed for beginning as well as advanced legal workers. Students will be trained to interview witnesses,...

Sunday, April 8

UTRGV Clarinet Symphony

Student conductor Alejandro Barajas will be directing the UTRGV Clarinet Symphony in the following selections: The Barber of Seville Overture by...

Monday, April 9

LGBT Ally Training

For special accommodations or to learn more about the training, contact us at: Brownsville - Student Union 1.28 956-882-5111 Edinburg - University Center...

Tuesday, April 10

Engaged Scholar Symposium

Each spring, the UTRGV Office of Engaged Scholarship & Learning hosts the Engaged Scholar Symposium (ES2) as an opportunity for undergraduates to present...

 UTRGV Supervisor Excellence Series : Salary Administration Best Practices for Managers

Gain insight into the different types of personnel actions processes, supervisory responsibilities, and awareness of impacts directly related to personnel...

Continuing Education: LSAT Prep Course

Summary Our LSAT Prep Course helps students develop the skills to navigate the LSAT successfully. Designed for the serious law school candidate who is...

UTRGV Ring Ceremony

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley invites you to be a part of our Vaqueros ring tradition. You will be presented with your UTRGV ring during a...

Master Chorale Spring Concert: Let There Be Light

The UTRGV Chamber Singers with Jasmin De la Cruz, mezzo-soprano, will perform Aaron Copland’s 20th century masterwork "In the Beginning." The Master Chorale...

Wednesday, April 11

Engaged Scholar Symposium

Each spring, the UTRGV Office of Engaged Scholarship & Learning hosts the Engaged Scholar Symposium (ES2) as an opportunity for undergraduates to present...

 Continuing Education: (Topic 8) Organizational Leadership

As part of our Professional Transferable Skills Workshop Series. Summary Leadership includes the specific skills of recruitment, training, motivation, and...

Performance: Student Chamber Ensemble

The Student Chamber Ensemble Recital will feature a variety of small ensembles from the School of Music. These ensembles will include the Flute Ensemble,...

Thursday, April 12

Engaged Scholar Symposium

Each spring, the UTRGV Office of Engaged Scholarship & Learning hosts the Engaged Scholar Symposium (ES2) as an opportunity for undergraduates to present...

Spring 2018: Last day to drop a class or withdraw

Last day to drop a class (grade of DR) or withdraw (grade of W).

UTRGV Supervisor Excellence Series : Salary Administration Best Practices for Managers

Gain insight into the different types of personnel actions processes, supervisory responsibilities, and awareness of impacts directly related to personnel...

Trump, Part 1: "Trump: Money and Propaganda"

The UTRGV Philosophy Department presents part one of a special two-part presentation on President Donald Trump. The first presentation is titled "Trump:...

Continuing Education: Certificate in Human Resource Management (Brownsville)

This course is designed to provide an overview of HR functions and the stages of the employee life cycle. Participants will gain practical skills needed to...

Continuing Education: Certificate in Human Resources Management

This course is designed to provide an overview of HR functions and the stages of the employee life cycle. Participants will gain practical skills needed to...

Continuing Education: LSAT Prep Course

Summary Our LSAT Prep Course helps students develop the skills to navigate the LSAT successfully. Designed for the serious law school candidate who is...

GMAT Strategy Session

Start on your path toward success with this free event. The Princeton Review will address the dynamics of the GMAT while working through problems and...

GMAT Strategy Session

Start on your path toward success with this free event. The Princeton Review will address the dynamics of the GMAT while working through problems and...

Cultural Movie: The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

The Student Involvement Office will be screening "The Boy in the Striped Pajamas" in observance of Yom Hashoah, which is also known as Holocaust Remembrance...

Cultural Movie: Zookeeper's Wife

For special accommodations or more information, contact us at: Brownsville - Student Union 1.28 956-882-5111 Edinburg - University Center 205 956-665-2660

Performance: UTRGV Jazz Orchestra

Join us for a jazzy night with a performance by the UTRGV Jazz Orchestra!

Friday, April 13

State of the Rio Grande Valley Conference

The Annette Strauss Institute for Civic Life at The University of Texas at Austin in collaboration with The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley presents...

Medical/Graduate School Application Workshop

The Biomedical Sciences Association is offering a personal statement workshop and application tips with Dr. Judianne Kellaway, associate dean of Admissions...

Latin American Piano Music Festival

A journey through the Latin American musical landscape. This recital celebrates the richness and diversity of the Latin American piano repertoire. For...

UTRGV Viola Fest: Hong Mei Xiao, Viola

Violist Hong Mei Xiao was the first-prize winner of the Geneva International Music Competition. Her extraordinary artistry and brilliant virtuoso technique...

Saturday, April 14

Continuing Education: Pharmacy Technician Program

Summary This comprehensive 50-hour program will prepare students to work as a pharmacy technician in a retail or other pharmacy setting and to take the...

Continuing Education: Phlebotomy Technician Program (McAllen)

This 90-hour Phlebotomy Technician Program prepares professionals to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Students...

Continuing Education: Certificate in Social Media Management

In an increasingly digital world, social media has changed relationships between organizations and their audiences. Whether you’re interested in lead...

GRE Strategy Session

Start on your path toward success with this free event. The Princeton Review will address the dynamics of the GRE while working through problems and...

GRE Strategy Session

Start on your path toward success with this free event. The Princeton Review will address the dynamics of the GRE while working through problems and...

Sunday, April 15

Distinguished Performers Series: Sergiu Schwartz, Violin

Sergiu Schwartz’s international concert appearances have taken him to major music centers on four continents, including twenty European countries, Israel,...

Monday, April 16

Trombone with Strings (as well as other things)

Come hear the McAllen String Quartet and Dr. Bill Haugeberg perform new works for trombone and strings. The McAllen String quartet members include Sam...

Tuesday, April 17

UTRGV Supervisor Excellence Series – Title IX: Sexual Harassment, Sexual Misconduct and Your Role as A Responsible Employee

This session will provide supervisors an understanding of appropriate workplace behavior and recognize when sexual harassment in the workplace is taking...

CPB Movie Night: Coco (Edinburg)

Join the Campus Programming Board as we host the "Best Animated Film of the Year" – Coco! Stop by as we kick off the event with food, fun, and prizes! The...

Wednesday, April 18

E-Learn Employee Enrichment – Supervisor Role

This session includes an overview of learning management features for supervisors to facilitate employee development. Come discover more about E-Learn, a...

E-Learn Employee Enrichment – Supervisor Role

This session includes an overview of learning management features for supervisors to facilitate employee development. Come discover more about E-Learn, a...

Résumé Rave with UTRGV Career Center

All students and alumni are invited to come by for a quick 10 - 20-minute résumé review by one of our Career Center staff. You must bring a hard copy of...

Continuing Education: Time Management (Topic 9)

Time is one of the most appreciated resources. Time management is a challenge and is one of the key factors for personal improvement. Although it is...

Thursday, April 19

Strategies for Preparing for In-training, Certification Board Exams, and for Lifelong Learning as a Physician

Presenter: Norma Susswein Saks, Ed.D. Dr. Saks will present principles of learning, skills to move successfully through each stage of learning, and...

UTRGV Philosophy Department presents "The Medical Ethics of Abortion: Individual Right or Wrong?"

The UTRGV Philosophy Department invites you to a presentation by UTRGV Health Professor Joy Barros. For questions or more information, call 956-665-3562.

UTRGV Supervisor Excellence Series – Title IX: Sexual Harassment, Sexual Misconduct and Your Role as A Responsible Employee

This session will provide supervisors an understanding of appropriate workplace behavior and recognize when sexual harassment in the workplace is taking...

CPB Movie Night: Coco (Brownsville)

Join the Campus Programming Board as we host the "Best Animated Film of the Year" – Coco! Stop by as we kick off the event with food, fun, and prizes! The...

Friday, April 20

Center for Teaching Excellence presents Team-Based Learning

Join Dr. Michael Sweet for a conversation on Team-Based Learning. Dr. Michael Sweet is a senior associate director of the Self-Authored Integrated Learning...

Continuing Education: Project Management 101 (Non-IT)

The Project Management 101 course is designed as a starting point for any individual who must lead and manage projects, but has not been trained as a formal...

SOM Research Seminar

The UTRGV School of Medicine presents Yong-Yeon Cho, Ph.D., associate professor, from the Catholic University of Korea Department of Pharmacology, who will...

Center for Teaching Excellence presents Team-Based Learning

Join Dr. Michael Sweet for a conversation on Team-Based Learning. Dr. Michael Sweet is a senior associate director of the Self-Authored Integrated Learning...

Saturday, April 21

Continuing Education: Phlebotomy Technician Program (McAllen)

This 90-hour Phlebotomy Technician Program prepares professionals to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Students...

Continuing Education: Certificate in Social Media Management

In an increasingly digital world, social media has changed relationships between organizations and their audiences. Whether you’re interested in lead...

UTRGV Opera Theater

UTRGV Opera presents a musical story about people from different backgrounds who must deal with the challenges of life’s transitions – children leaving home...

Sunday, April 22

UTRGV Opera Theater

UTRGV Opera presents a musical story about people from different backgrounds who must deal with the challenges of life’s transitions – children leaving home...

Monday, April 23

University Symphony Orchestra

The most spectacular program you can imagine featuring the incredible music of John Williams, Star Wars and Raiders March, brilliantly performed by the UTRGV...

Tuesday, April 24

UTRGV Supervisor Excellence Series: Americans with Disabilities Act

This presentation is designed to provide you with the latest information on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). It will help you to become familiar...

Department of Philosophy presents "Trump, Part II: Voices of the Valley on Trump"

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley's Philosophy Department will host an event to raise awareness about community responses to President Donald Trump’s...

Patron of the Arts: University Symphony Orchestra

The most spectacular program you can imagine. Incredible music of John Williams, Star Wars and Raiders March, brilliantly performed by the UTRGV Orchestra....

Wednesday, April 25

E-Learn Employee Enrichment – Supervisor Role

This session includes an overview of learning management features for supervisors to facilitate employee development. Come discover more about E-Learn, a...

Thursday, April 26

UTRGV Supervisor Excellence Series: Americans with Disabilities Act

This presentation is designed to provide you with the latest information on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). It will help you to become familiar...

SGA Inauguration 2018-2019

Come join us for our 2018-2019 Student Government Association Inauguration in Edinburg. Our new Executive and Legislative members for the upcoming school...

Grand Opening: UT Health RGV Pediatrics Specialty Clinic

Join us for the grand opening of the new UT Health Rio Grande Valley Pediatric Specialty Clinic. We invite you to see and tour the new facility. This will...

Cultural Movie: A Brilliant Young Mind

For special accommodations or more information, contact us at: Brownsville - Student Union 1.28 956-882-5111 Edinburg - University Center 205 956-665-2660

Cultural Movie: X+Y

As part of National Autism Awareness Month, the Office of Student Involvement will be showing the film, X+Y. For special accommodations or more information,...

Friday, April 27

Gender & Women's Studies Program presents a Public Lecture by Dr. Emma Perez (University of Arizona)

The UTRGV Gender and Women's Studies Program presents a Public Lecture by Dr. Emma Perez of The University of Arizona, who will talk on "The Will to Feel:...

Brass Ensemble Concert

This concert will feature student brass ensembles from the UTRGV School of Music and include music in a variety of settings from small chamber groups to a...

Faculty Showcase Recital

Please join us as we showcase the vast musical talent of our UTRGV School of Music faculty! This performance will feature musical selections in a wide...

Saturday, April 28

Continuing Education: Phlebotomy Technician Program (McAllen)

This 90-hour Phlebotomy Technician Program prepares professionals to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Students...

Faculty Showcase Recital

Please join us as we showcase the vast musical talent of our UTRGV School of Music Faculty! This performance will feature musical selections in a wide...

Marimba Festival Concert: Novus Percutere

Novus Percutere is a newly formed percussion duo comprised of Dr. Justin Alexander and Dr. Luis Rivera. Longtime friends since their days together at Florida...

University Choir Spring Concert

The UTRGV University Choir will present its Spring Concert in Edinburg. The mostly unaccompanied concert will include compositions by traditional “classical”...

Sunday, April 29

For Young Audiences: "The Stinky Cheese Man & Other Fairly Stupid Tales"

The College of Fine Arts shares the joy and music, dance, and theater with the youth in our community this 2017-2018 season. Join us for an unforgettable...

April 2018