Day: August 19, 2004


UT considers LANL bid

The UT System Board of Regents has allocated $500,000 to analyze a possible bid for the Los Alamos National Labs management contract. System...


Ringmasters unleash the lines inthree-ring Underground Circus

Poetry readings are often regarded as a bunch of literary posers listening to someone over-dramatically whining about lack of love and bemoaning their...


Playoff picture muddled

Ice-cold three-point shooting plagued the UTD men’s basketball team when the Comets could least afford it. Leading American Southwest Conference (ASC) foe Mississippi...


Letters to the editor

Spending is misguided with funding in decline. I am concerned about how the university budget is being handled. I watched President Franklyn Jenifer...


Comets just miss March Madness

In the first postseason basketball game in UTD history, cold second-half shooting doomed the Comets as they fell to American Southwest Conference (ASC)...


A+ warrants points for grading system

Editor’s Note: Following is an editorial of The UTD Mercury’s editorial board. The Editorial Board consists of the newspaper’s management team (editor-in-chief, managing...


Mobile Unit aims to catch public eye

A four-decade-old military transport donated by the United States Army to UTD is in the process of being outfitted as a mobile command...


Women look to finish strong

The Lady Comets hadn’t played in an overtime game all season. After Feb. 12, they wish they could make the same claim. In...


Woodard now serving time

UTD police have filed charges with Collin County District Attorney in hopes of obtaining an indictment against David Patrick Woodard, the man charged...


‘Mostly Duos’ promises to be another eclectic experience

The annual “Mostly Duos” concert brings uncommon classical music to the UTD Theatre’s stage at 8 p.m. on March 1. The program stays...


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