#NDatUT Programs

Rainbow Brain Logo with #NDatUT Text Written Across It. Underneath, it has text written out saying "Campus-wide neurodiversity programming and events"

Longhorn TIES coordinates campus-wide neurodiversity programming and
events. See below for more information about this semester's events! Sign up with the ND at UT listserv to stay up to date with ND at UT programming and events! 

For an archive of Autism and Neurodiversity Acceptance Month programming, click here.

Neurodiversity Programs and Events

Students on the Spectrum

Thursday, April 5
5:30-7 p.m.
2609 University Avenue (UA9 2.106)

RSVP Requested, not required.

Tabling and Kickoff Celebration

Monday, April 10
11 a.m.-1 p.m. (or until supplies run out)
West Mall

Come by for free fidgets and cups to kick off Autism and Neurodiversity Celebration Week!

Texas Career Engagement Presents: Executive Functioning in the Job and Internship Search

Tuesday, April 11
12 - 1 p.m. 

The job or internship search can be especially daunting for those who identify as neurodivergent. Join Texas Career Engagement for a virtual workshop on ways to navigate executive function skills often used in the job and internship search. This workshop will help you break down the process into manageable steps and create a realistic personal goal for taking the next step in your search! Some questions we aim to address include: Where do I look for jobs and internships? How can I organize the job and internship search process? How many jobs and internships should I apply to at a time?

RSVP Required for Zoom Link

Neurodivergent Faculty and Staff Appreciation

Wednesday, April 12
3 - 4:30 p.m.
Rox, Duke and Danay Covert Admissions Welcome Center (101 E. 21st Street)

Join Longhorn TIES for a come-and-go reception celebrating neurodivergent faculty and staff on campus. This event will feature community-building, food, drinks provided by UT SHIFT Makers, premium fidget giveaways, and more!

RSVP Requested, Not Required

Neurodiversity and Intersectionality Hangout

Wednesday, April 12
6 - 7 p.m.
DDCE Commons, SSB 3.200

Come join Longhorn TIES, the Disability Cultural Center, and Disability and Access as we explore topics related to intersectionality and neurodiversity through discussion, art, and games!

RSVP Requested, Not Required 

Longhorn SHARE Presents: Neurodiversity SHARE Circle

Thursday, April 13
6 - 7 p.m.
Turtle Pond (If it rains, location will be moved to SSB G1.106)

SHARE Circles are peer-led group connection experiences where participants build community, empathy, and understanding around topics related to mental health. The turn-taking structure of Circles ensures equal opportunity for everyone to share and feel heard. This Circle is open to students who identify as neurodivergent and will focus on topics related to neurodiversity.

RSVP Required

Neurodiversity Celebration Mixer

Friday, April 14
3 - 5 p.m. 
Gregory Gym Games Room (GRE 3.120)

Join us for the capstone celebration to Autism and Neurodiversity Celebration Week! This come-and-go social event will feature bamboo-planting station, fidgets and Loop earplug giveaways, free neurodiversity t-shirts, make-your-own cupcake stations, and more! Neurodivergent students, faculty, staff, and allies are welcome. This event is brought to you in collaboration with University Housing and Dining.

RSVP Requested, Not Required

Fidget Friday (tabling and fidget giveaways)

Friday, April 21

2 - 4 p.m. (OR until supplies last)
Perry-Casteneda Library (PCL) Corner