Upcoming Cultural Activities

Fall 2016

September 8 – Parallel Cultures Exhibition

                6- 7:30 p.m.,  FAC Gallery

                 Please join us as we celebrate different cultures at this exciting art gallery reception. This is a chance to meet the featured artists and mingle with other local artists in the East Texas area. 

September 15 – El Grito

                5:30 – 8 p.m.,  Harvey Deck

                Come celebrate the day that marks the start of Mexico's War of Independence with some free Don Juan's food and a Mariachi band. 

September 13 – 21 – Art of Peace

                More info about events to come

September 21 – Art of Peace Meal

                6 – 8 p.m., UC Ballroom

                RSVP REQUIRED. This dinner honors different Peace Makers in East Texas and through out the world. Come celebrate peace with us and a free dinner from Oliveto's. 

September 29 – Postcard Showcase

                3 – 5 p.m., White Lobby

                GATE will showcase different postcards made by students while they were traveling. There will also be music, food, pictures and speeches made by the students who were in Ghana. 

October 10 – GATE Student Speaker - Ghana

                5:30- 6:30 p.m., BUS 158

                This is the start of the student speaker series from the students who were in Ghana. They will talk about their experiences abroad and what they have learned. 

October 25 – GATE Student Speaker – Ghana

                5:30- 6:30 p.m.,  RBN 2007

October 27 – Global Quiz Night


                Global Quiz Night is a campuswide event in which teams of students compete again one another in a trivia bowl. Teams compete for over a $1,000 worth of prizes and the glory of being crowned Global Quiz Night Grand Champion.

November 1 – 5 – IMPACT WEEK


November 16 – GATE Student Speaker – Ghana

                5:30 – 6:30 pm, BUS 158