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Opinion

UTD must aim high, yet forge unique identity

For several years, administrators, student leaders and others have made sure that UTD’s excellence is known by dubbing it the “MIT of the South.”

In fact quite a few universities …
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Students should take pride in UTD

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Ask nearly any student you meet and they would happily rant endlessly about the shortcomings of the university…other than the coursing river of complaints, UTD is …
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It’s up to Americans to aid the citizens of Iran

Every day I wake up and I take a thousand things for granted. I forget that not everyone everywhere is free, like I am, to think, say, and do whatever …
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Reader’s Opinion

As a rebuttal to the graphic titled “Human rights are SO two hours ago:” Changing your Facebook profile in order to raise awareness of human rights issues does just that …
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Oh, for Namesake!
6 years ago

Oh, for Namesake!

By  • Opinion

With a last name like Dang, you get to meet a lot of creative people, or at least people who like to think they’re creative.

It’s amazing how …
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Zipcar caters to car-less students
6 years ago

Zipcar caters to car-less students

By  • Opinion

When it came to parking this summer, I was spoiled rotten. My “mornings” consisted of me waking at the crack of noon and arriving on campus to an open …
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A few words from SG’s new leader

When someone asks me how I think these next two semesters will pan out, I immediately think of three words: exciting, busy and fast.

These words could aptly …
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Beginning of the end: Advice from a senior in his final collegiate year

I guess this is it.

Almost two decades of academia culminates as I am a couple semesters and a few more credits away from graduating from this fine …
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Hits, misses as the semester begins

Campus comes back to life during the fall after a slow summer semester, and this year the sense of heightened activity is compounded by construction, renovation and change. The following …
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Why I went Greek

Sharing rides, goals with new-found brothers

Out of respect for fair recruitment, I have omitted my fraternity’s name from this column. I encourage all potential members to visit with each …
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