Bba Global Orientation Slide Show July 6 2009


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Bba Global Orientation Slide Show July 6 2009

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