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  • 2.
  • 3. Welcome to Texas!
  • 4. University of Texas at Austin
  • 5. McCombs School of Business
  • 6. Center for International Business Education & Research (CIBER)
    Some classes will meet in our conference room
  • 7. Legacy Events Room: Orientation and Team Selection
  • 8. Harry Ransom Center
    Gutenberg Bible
    Famous collections and exhibits
  • 9. Blanton Museum of Art
  • 10. Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library
    Official Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library
    On UT Campus
    Museum features exhibits about Vietnam War, Civil Rights movement, NASA, Lady Bird Johnson
  • 11. Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
  • 12. Texas State Capital Building
  • 13. Austin Independent Business Alliance
  • 14. Guadalupe Street “The Drag”
  • 15. West 6th Street Area
  • 16.
  • 17. Congress Street Bridge Bat Colony
  • 18. South Congress Entertainment District
  • 19.
  • 20.
  • 21.
  • 22. 6th Street Entertainment District
  • 23. Driskill Hotel
  • 24. Lady Bird Lake
    10.1 miles of hike and bike trail
    Canoe and kayak rentals
    Borders Zilker Park and downtown Austin
  • 25. Barton Springs Pool
    Located within Zilker Park
    Popular swimming pool
    Fed by natural spring
    Home to the endangered Barton Springs Salamander
    Water is always 68 F
  • 26.
  • 27. Green Pastures
  • 28.
  • 29. Blues on the Green
    Free concerts at Waterloo Park at Red River and 12th Street. Bring your own chair or blanket.
  • 30. Historic Victory Grill
    Etta James, Chuck Berry, James Brown, Billie Holiday, Ike & Tina Turner, Janis Joplin all played here
    Historic music venue on east 11th street
    Started in 1945 as a venue for African American soldiers returned from WWII
  • 31. Stubb’s BBQ
    Willie Nelson
  • 32. Lance Armstrong
  • 33. Leslie
  • 34. Safety
    Austin is a friendly place but it is still a city.
    Need a ride home? Call the cab numbers on your emergency card.
    Theft is not unusual on the UT campus. Lock belongings at the gym and take them with you at the library.
    Be aware of your surroundings.
    6th Street and Guadalupe areas
  • 35. Capital Metro
    City bus line
    Ride 50 cents one-way/ $1 roundtrip
    Must have exact change or bill
    Routes that run along Guadalupe can take you downtown, to South Congress shopping area, to Wheatsville Co-Op Grocery Store and to Barton Springs
    Night buses run from downtown to campus
  • 36.
  • 37. UT Shuttles
    Everyone rides for free
    Orange buses around campus
    Routes run throughout campus and a few run beyond campus to places within Austin
    Example: The Red River/ Cameron Road Shuttle (RR/CR) runs from 23rd and San Jacinto on campus to the HEB Grocery Store on Red River and 41st Street
  • 38.
  • 39. Gregory Gymnasium
    Available to students who pay an additional fee
    15 day pass for $40 or 30 day pass for $70
    Outdoor lap and leisure pools
    Indoor lap pool, indoor track
    Weight room & equipment
  • 40. Student Health Services
    Available on an emergency basis only
    Not available for routine prescriptions or medical care
    Services are available on weekdays only
    Each visit costs $50 plus the cost of any procedures, tests, supplies, medications used in diagnosis or treatment
    Closed on weekends
  • 41. BBA Global Business Program
    Be on time to class; attendance is required
    Dress nicely for company visits and farewell meal
    Dress comfortably for class and program activities
    Rooms are detailed on your schedule
    We will meet you at University Towers again tomorrow morning at 8:30 am
  • 42. BBA Global Business Program
    Your UT ID card will be your identification card on campus at the library, Gregory Gym, or Student Health Services
    Your EID and password will be your keys to the University wireless network
  • 43. BBA Global Business Program
    Computer labs at McCombs 5th floor
    Wireless network throughout campus
    Reliant Center at McCombs for group meeting space and individual work space
    Library across from Business School has meeting space, computer lab, and you can check-out books
  • 44. BBA Global Business Program
    BBA Global Business Program blogs
    Facebook group
    Questions? Contact the CIBER Office
    Angie and Meredith have daily hours at the CIBER office
    Call, email, or stop-by to talk with us
  • 45. Have a good first week of class!