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Selfish students steal show
4 years ago

Selfish students steal show

Peers have been condemning UTD students for their behavior at Kenan Thompson’s performance on campus, and rightfully so.

On March 20, more than 1,200 Comets lined up to see the …
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Interests on loans too much for students

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No student in America should have to forgo higher education for the lack of financial resources. There are scholarships for students offered by universities, colleges and many for profit education …
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Gubernatorial candidates mum on marijuana issue
4 years ago

Gubernatorial candidates mum on marijuana issue

An outspoken Perry forces the issue as decriminalization gains steam in U.S.

Wendy Davis and Greg Abbott are keeping mum regarding their stances on marijuana policies as the primaries of …
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Healthcare.gov needs more coverage options
4 years ago

Healthcare.gov needs more coverage options

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The new year loomed around the corner and so did the deadline to apply for healthcare insurance, which was extended to Dec. 31 at 11:59 p.m., if a person wanted …
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Lessons from Mandela’s legacy

Working with opponents key to resolve polarized debates, enable changes

It is funny how you always tend to remember where you were and what you were doing when news of …
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Green campus in reach, if only sprinklers reached green grass
4 years ago

Green campus in reach, if only sprinklers reached green grass

CLARISSA POLLACK Art and performance senior | 0 comments

The rainy weather of late has helped our area out of drought. Fields are greener than they’ve ever been since I started at UTD, …
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Surveillance helps keep country, individuals safe

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A lone gunman besieged Los Angeles International Airport on Nov. 1, opened fire on a TSA officer and killed him. In addition to casualties, the terminal was shut down and …
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404 Page Not Found: University erases Ulbricht
4 years ago

404 Page Not Found: University erases Ulbricht

The University of Texas at Dallas is attempting to shove Ross Ulbricht down the memory hole. Official university pages that reference the accused alumnus have been edited to remove all …
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From freshman to graduate: Six-year Comet offers advice to newcomers

I first stepped foot on UTD soil in 2007 as an 18-year-old kid with a slight interest in mathematics and computers. At the time, I had only spent three years …
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$1,000 rebate, easy money for needy seniors

At the end of July, AffordableCollegesOnline.org published a study revealing the colleges in Texas that provide the best return on investment. UTD placed fifth out of 49 schools, behind familiar foes including …
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