Events at UTEP in July 2015

The following list covers the events happening at The University of Texas at El Paso throughout July 2015.

Every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this calendar, but always check with the department or office hosting an event for the most up-to-date information.

Until Saturday, Aug. 8

8:30 p.m.

McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre, 1500 McKelligon Canyon Dr, El Paso, TX, 79904

Viva El Paso

Performed at 8:30 p.m. each Friday and Saturday night from Friday, June 19, through Saturday, Aug. 8, in the McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre, Viva El Paso is a locally produced outdoor musical extravaganza that chronicles the 400-year history and cultural evolution of the El Paso region.

Tickets are $18 and $24 plus applicable fees and are available at all Ticketmaster outlets,, the Plaza Box Office or by Charge-By-Phone at 1-800-745-3000.
For more information, please call 915-534-0600.

Until Saturday, Sept. 19

Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens

Exhibition — Engendering Community

Exhibition — Invertebrate Jaws: No Bones about Them

The exhibit “Engendering Community,” done in partnership with Brenda Risch, Ph.D., and The University of Texas at El Paso’s Women’s and Gender Studies program, will open Tuesday, June 2, and close Saturday, Sept. 19.

The exhibition “Invertebrate Jaws: No Bones About Them” will open Saturday, June 13, and close Saturday, Sept. 19.

The Centennial Museum is open 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and closed all University holidays and during home football games.

For more information call 915-747-5565.

Thursday, July 30

6 p.m.

Centennial Museum

Lecture: “Teaching Tolerance Through Lessons of the Holocaust”

The talk “Teaching Tolerance Through Lessons of the Holocaust” will be facilitated by the follow El Paso Holocaust Museum and Study Center staff members: Lori Sheperd, executive director, and Jamie Williams, education director. The lecture will be at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 30, in the Centennial Museum. The talk will focus on how LGBTQ folks and their allies are connecting the dots regarding the importance of teaching tolerance.

Friday, July 31 – Saturday, Aug. 1

COURI Symposia

For more information about the COURI Symposia, please contact the Campus Office of Undergraduate Research Initiatives (COURI) at 915-747-5679 or 915-747-8234.

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