Image

Posts By The Mercury

Latest Posts | By The Mercury

Mr. UTD crowned

The Mr. UTD contest came to an exciting end March 20 at the Conference Center. After a show of much dance and song, Mariusz Galczynski won the crown. The runners …
Read More

Radio UTD concert spotlights local talent on the SU mall

Radio UTD kicked off its annual concert event to promote talented student bands and the radio-station itself on March 19 with performances from By Starlight, Blue Mantra, and Spud.


Read More

Postcard from: Germany

MUNICH, GERMANY – Greetings from the snowy streets of Munich, Germany. I love it here.

The people (most of them). The snow. Mass transportation that works.

In just …
Read More

New band to promote spirit

There might not be a football team at UTD, but at least we’ve got a band.

After meeting in Wind Ensemble class, Melissa Lent, sophomore behavioral and brain sciences …
Read More

Two $15K plasma TVs stolen from ECS South

Two plasma television sets, valued at $15,000 each, were reportedly stolen from the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science South building in separate thefts in late March, according to UTD police.


Read More

DART bursts public transportation balloon

Gone are the days when we could count on a big yellow DART bus trundling down Rutford Drive.

During a March 23 DART board meeting, the final axe fell …
Read More

Radio UTD rocks the Internet

From a small room in the catacombs of the ECSN building, Radio UTD opened its first webcasting stream to the Internet world Feb. 1, 2003.

Since then the station, …
Read More

Marriage not as sacrosanct as we think

Since the gay marriage debate first heated up, much has been said about preserving the supposed “sanctity” of marriage. However, with a society that watches The Bachelor rabidly and is …
Read More

Baseballers hit 20-win mark

The UTD baseball team eclipsed the 20-win mark, going 7-1 in its last eight games thanks to several impressive individual and team performances.

During that span, the Comets went …
Read More

Waterview noise policy unfair

On St. Patrick’s Day evening, my roommates and I threw a memorable (and noticeable) party from our Phase 8 apartment balcony. Many residents – some curious, others irritated – came …
Read More