Annual Events at the Student Center

Ice Cream Social
Cool off from the heat with an ice cream treat!
Sanders Lounge August 18, 2017 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Student Appreciation Day
Enjoy a hamburger, cheeseburger, or veggie burger while we celebrate our most valuable asset: You!
Pavilion August 22, 2017 4:45 p.m.
Constitution Day
September 17 is Constitution Day, when Americans consider the importance of the document that has shaped the United States. Join us as we celebrate the Constitution with a colonial lunch.
Student Center September 18, 2017 Noon
Celebrate cooler weather, bratwurst, sauerkraut, and German music! German food will be available for purchase from Henk’s European Deli. Open to the campus community and guests.
McDermott Plaza October 9, 2017 5-7 p.m.
Anatomy of the Pumpkin
Are you tired of the classroom or lab? Would you rather be poking around the guts of a pumpkin? Well, you’re in luck!
Pavilion October 30, 2017 5 p.m.
Harvest Luncheon
Gather with your friends and enjoy a fall lunch of seasonal soup and salad.
Gym November 14, 2017 Noon
Gingerbread Decorating
Celebrate the holiday spirit and decorate a gingerbread cookie or build a house!
Sanders Lounge November 28, 2017 Noon
Student Center Reception Student Center December 5, 2017 All Day
Pizza Party
Need a slice of pizza? We got it!
Meadows Lounge January 23, 2018 Noon
Multicultural Week
Sponsored by the Bryan Williams, M.D. Student Center, the Office of Student and Alumni Affairs, and several student organizations. The week includes a lecture series and a bone marrow drive, and concludes with the Celebration of Cultures.
Various February
12-16, 2018
Celebration of Cultures
Join us for the 16th Annual Celebration of Cultures, a food extravaganza and cultural performance show presented by the Multicultural Awareness Committee and the Bryan Williams, M.D. Student Center. The event features amazing dance performances showcasing various countries, plus a fashion show. Food tickets are 25 cents. The campus community and their guests are welcome!
Gym February 16, 2018 5-8 p.m.


Student Center and Various Sites February 16-17, 2018 All Day
International Day of Happiness
Join us as we do our part to create a happier world together!
Student Center March 20, 2018 Noon
Sub Day
Need a sub sandwich for lunch? Drop by and enjoy one on us!
Meadows Lounge April 10, 2018 Noon
United to Serve Project
United to Serve is a nationwide volunteer initiative sponsored in conjunction with National Volunteer Week, adopted by The University of Texas System in 2004 to develop a unique service activity.
T.J. Rusk Middle School April 21, 2018 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Cinco de Mayo
Join us for a Mexican Buffet! This event is open to the campus for a nominal fee or free to students with their UT Southwestern ID Card.
Gym May 4, 2018 Noon
Ice Cream Social
Enjoy an old-fashioned scoop of ice cream with your favorite toppings.
Front Patio May 22, 2018 Noon