Students @ the Fest


Students @ the Fest is the New Politics Forum's unique student experience at the Texas Tribune Festival, a three-day event of debate and dialogue with Texas politicians, journalists, and active politicos. Students gain full access to the festival, networking opportunities, and the ability to engage in civic dialogue with peers and speakers. Students @ the Fest provides a home base ...

The Importance of Touch during the Time of COVID: An International Symposium


An International Symposium - September 22 - 25 Organized by Jürgen Streeck (UT Austin) and Julia Katila (Tampere U., Finland) with the support of Prof. Roderick Hart Register for the event on our page: The isolation of the COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to realize how very important human touch is to our emotional well-being. Making us anxious and ...

Exploration Celebration

FAC 2.236 2304 Whitis Ave, Austin, TX

Are you looking to change your major or are you pursuing a career outside of your major? Texas Career Engagement would like to invite all student interested in career or major exploration to our Exploration Celebration event on September 22nd from 12pm-2pm in FAC 2.236. If you are just starting your major exploration process, or navigating the job search process, ...

OCMC 2022


Join us for the annual Organizational Communication Mini-Conference, taking place at The University of Texas at Austin from Sept. 23-25. The conference will include research presentations by doctoral students on the job market, poster presentations highlighting some of the great scholarship master's and doctoral students are currently doing, faculty-led preconference options, and fun social activities. Register for the event on ...

Dan Jenkins Medal for Excellence in Sportswriting Awards Dinner

Headliner's Club 221 W. 6th Street #2100, Austin, TX

The Center for Sports Communication & Media (CSCM) will celebrate Jeff Passan and Sally Jenkins as the winners of the sixth annual Dan Jenkins Medal for Excellence in Sportswriting in a September 23 award dinner at The Headliner’s Club in Austin. The first such ceremony since the COVID-19 pandemic, this dinner will also honor 2019 and 2020 Jenkins Medal winners; ...

Screening & Filmmaker Q&A: Park Chan-wook’s, DECISION TO LEAVE

Texas Union Theatre 2308 WHITIS AVE, AUSTIN, TX 78712

Dear RTF Community, You are invited to attend a special UT screening event! DECISION TO LEAVE South Korea’s selection for the Best International Feature category at the 95th Academy Awards. With filmmaker in attendance PARK CHAN-WOOK Director of THE HANDMAIDEN and OLDBOY Winner of Best Director, 2022 Cannes Film Festival Sunday, September 25 Texas Union Theatre The screening will start at ...

Global Media Industries Speaker Series – Bryce Henson, “Hip Hop Quilombos: Diasporic Media and Black Politics in Salvador da Bahia ”

DMC 5.208 (Dean’s Briefing Room)

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20 BRYCE HENSON 3:30–4:45 pm • DMC 5.208 & via Zoom Sponsored by the Global Media Industries Speaker Series. “Hip Hop Quilombos: Diasporic Media and Black Politics in Salvador da Bahia ” Dr. Bryce Henson is an assistant professor in the Department of Communication and Journalism and a faculty associate in the Africana Studies Program at Texas A&M University. ...

Media Industry Conversations – Akilah Green (Writer-Producer, A Black Lady Sketch Show)

DMC 1.202

Akilah Green (Writer-Producer) When: Monday, September 26, 2022 - 5:00-6:15 pm CT Note: Speaker sessions are subject to change based on evolving guest schedules. Please join us for a Q&A session where we discuss Akilah Green’s career trajectory, her roles and responsibilities, and her views on the current state of the media industries. To RSVP, please fill out this form & we will ...


Virtual Career Advising Drop-Ins

Zoom Zoom

One-on-one appointment with a Moody career advisor. Drop in for a virtual advising appointment today to talk about how to position, prepare, and propel yourself into your desired career path!


In-Person Career Advising Drop-Ins

DMC 1.206

One-on-one appointment with a Moody career advisor. Stop by for an advising appointment today to talk about how to position, prepare, and propel yourself into your desired career path!

An Evening with Photojournalist and Plan II alumnus Jeffrey McWhorter

Joynes Reading Room -- Plan II Carothers Residence Hall 2501 Whitis Ave, Austin, TX

Photojournalist Jeffrey McWhorter will share reflections and images from his documentary project  The Boys of Booker T.  Over the first five months of 2009 while Jeff was in the last part of his senior year in UT's photojournalism and Plan II programs, he visited the Booker T Washington Terraces Housing project 43 times  taking photographs and recording interviews that would ...

CMS Fall Colloquia: Visibility vs. Invisibility

CMA 3.114 2504 Whitis Ave, Austin, TX

September 30th, 2022 3:00 - 4:30 PM CMA 3.114 (ROOM CHANGE) Panel Theme: Visibility vs. Invisibility Faculty Panelists: Shiv Ganesh, Keri Stephens, Jeff Treem, John Daly