Free flu shots
UTRGV Health Services staff will administer free flu shots to the campus community from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at its clinics, located at 613 N. Sugar Rd. in Edinburg and in Cortez Hall 237 in Brownsville. For more information, call 665-2511 or 882-3896.
Be the Match
A Be the Match Bone Marrow Registry Drive will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today through Wednesday at the Main Building, in the library and the Student Union on the Brownsville campus. For more information, call 882-3896.
The Rio Grande Science and Arts (RiSA) Festival continues with Science Café meetings, which are scheduled from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. today at El Hueso de Fraile, located at 837 E. Elizabeth St. in downtown Brownsville and from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Causeway Café, 418 E. Queen Isabella Blvd. in Port Isabel. For more information, call Joey Shapiro Key,director of education and outreach for the Center for Gravitational Wave Astronomy, at 882-6665.
High School Teaching Jobs
A panel of four teachers will talk about their work teaching high school English Language Arts in the Rio Grande Valley at 5 p.m. Tuesday in ARHU 310 on the Edinburg campus. The event is part of the English Education Series. For more information, email email@example.com.
Border economics symposium
The Border Economics, Development and Entrepreneurship Symposium, or B.E.D.E.S. 2015, will take place from 8:15 a.m. to 1:10 p.m. Tuesday at the McAllen Country Club, 615 Wichita Ave. Experts from the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas and community leaders will discuss transportation and electronic infrastructure of the region and what the future will likely hold for the economy of the border region. For more information, call 562-8796.
Vaqueros on the Mic will begin at noon Tuesday in the Student Union Café on the Edinburg campus. For more information,
call 882-5111 or 665-7991.
Finance education workshop
Learn money-saving strategies at La Puerta Workshop, scheduled from 11 a.m. to noon Thursday in the Main Building’s Salón Cassia on the Brownsville campus. The finance education workshop is sponsored by the Community Development Corp. of Brownsville. For more information, call 459-5249.
UT Law School presentations
Dean Ward Farnsworth will meet Nov.17 with students interested in applying to the University of Texas at Austin School of Law at 1 p.m. in the Main Building’s Salón Cassia in Brownsville and at 3:30 p.m. in the Engineering Building Auditorium, room 1.300, in Edinburg. For more information, email Jerry Polinard, faculty adviser for the Pre-Law Society, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
–Compiled by Monica Gudiño