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New electronics flexible in more ways than one
4 years ago

New electronics flexible in more ways than one

Cutting-edge circuitry has numerous applications in multiple fields including medicine, homeland security

Flexible electronics, with applications from consumer to military, have the potential to improve the quality of life and …
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Japanese culture under the lights
4 years ago

Japanese culture under the lights

On April 14, the Japanese Student Association took over the Galaxy Rooms for a night of fabulous and awe-inspiring displays of Japanese fashion. Attendees of the J-Fashion Show experienced …
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Jemison promotes gains in space travel
4 years ago

Jemison promotes gains in space travel

In 100 years or so, human beings may be able to reach new frontiers beyond the solar system because of the efforts of astronaut Mae Jemison.

Jemison spoke …
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‘Under the Skin’ flick offers art house sci-fi
4 years ago

‘Under the Skin’ flick offers art house sci-fi

When a nude Scarlett Johansson starts undressing another woman, it should be titillating and exciting. In the context of “Under the Skin,” the nudity is void of any emotion. 


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Art Barn hosts electric outfit
4 years ago

Art Barn hosts electric outfit

For one last hurrah, the Spring Blowout Bash featuring Anamanaguchi marked a milestone for the university and its students. Hosted by Radio UTD with support from the other Student …
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Students shave heads for funds
4 years ago

Students shave heads for funds

Friends raise money for children’s cancer charity by pledging to go bald

Two students are fundraising for children with cancer with the promise that they’ll shave their heads …
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ATEC alumni developing innovative RPG
4 years ago

ATEC alumni developing innovative RPG

Two alumni who are creating a new video game, “Popup Dungeon,” launched a Kickstarter campaign April 3 to raise funds to develop their game.

The campaign aims to …
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User experience org fuses tech, design, interactivity
4 years ago

User experience org fuses tech, design, interactivity

Behind every electronic screen, there’s a team of designers, architects and engineers perfecting a seamless experience for consumers. Students have taken notice and are working to gain traction in …
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Food, retail center at north campus could arrive by ’16
4 years ago

Food, retail center at north campus could arrive by ’16

Traditional college town living marks shift to residential focus

Construction on Comet Town, a housing complex that will feature shops, restaurants, entertainment venues and a DART station, is …
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Golden years spent learning, volunteering

94-year-old alum receives bachelor’s at 87, master’s in psychological science at 90

UTD alum Helen Small had always dreamt of getting a college education. By 2010, she had …
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