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    Austin Energy Regional Science Festival

    One of Texas’ largest science fairs, this is where the future begins. Last year, seven local students advanced to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair. Volunteers are needed for judging and running registration.
    Wed.-Sat., Feb. 20-23
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    Austin Fashion Week

    With a heavy emphasis on emerging designers, Austin Fashion Week aims to connect these designers directly to consumers and boutique buyers. All week long select retailers will be donating to the Kindness Campaign, and the last three days feature runway showcases at the former Austin American-Statesman building.
    Feb. 15-23  
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    Austin Remembers MLK

    This interactive app-based exhibit offers photos from MLK's civil rights meetings with LBJ and audio speeches from the Austin Area Heritage Council’s MLK Oratory competition, plus special Six Square mini-docs of Austin’s African-American community. Discover for yourself at three different locations: the MLK statue at UT's East Mall, the south steps of the Capitol, and the George Washington Carver Museum.
    Jan. 21-Feb. 28. Free.
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    Haven Street-Allen Award Nominations

    This award honors an artist with a disability in Texas who, through a one-time creative act or a substantial record of achievement, embodies the spirit and vision of VSA Texas. Nominations are open to any artist with a disability over the age of 16 years in any discipline including visual art, dance, music, performance, craft, and writing.
    Through Feb. 28. Free.
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    Hump Day Nooner Ride

    Don't have a job or have an understanding boss? Take some time to get in a quick ride and a bite to eat along the way.
    Wednesdays, 11:45am
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    JAMen Speaker Series With Chris Del Conte

    Join Jewish Austin Men for season 4 of the JAMen Speaker Forum, delicious dinners over TED-Style talks and lively discussions with thought leaders from Austin and beyond.
    Wed., Feb. 20, 6-9pm  
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    Polish Your Profiles and More

    Get some personalized, one-on-one attention where you need it most. The Professional Services Bar includes support for your bio, brand pitch, Instagram bio, LinkedIn profile, personal style, presentations, and résumé.
    Wed., Feb. 20, 5:30-8:30pm. $20 ($15, early bird); $90 for ticket + headshot package.  
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    Social Media Week Austin

    This conference put on by Best Practice Media creates a three-day immersive content experience for industry thought leaders, experts, and practitioners to share practical insights and tactical advice in the fields of social media and digital marketing. This year’s global theme is “Stories,” and will explore how the news and stories told across digital media platforms have the ability to influence the world and the people who consume them.
    Wed.-Fri., Feb. 20-22. $275.  
    Robert B. Rowling Hall, McCombs School of Business, UT campus, 300 W. MLK
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