Day: January 14, 2013


University slow with FOI request

In an attempt to present an accurate representation of how student fees are allocated to various organizations, The Mercury hoped to publish fee...


Budget breakdown: 2013 fee budget allocation

Despite budget cuts and tuition increases, student fee funded organizations and events such as SUAAB and campus events has increased in the past...


Anticipated movies draw buzz

‘Hobbit’ unimpressive, while ‘Les Mis’ performers shine With the Oscars just around the corner, everyone is talking about the nominees and their chances...


Comet Cupboard off to successful, busy start

UTD’s first food pantry, the Comet Cupboard, has seen significant growth since opening last October and looks to play an even larger role...


Not who you’d expect

For being chief of police, Larry Zacharias is friendlier than some would imagine. Well aware of this, Zacharias took charge of setting an...


Price Check

                  Comparing prices of commonly needed books on campus, off campus and online

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Pre-med students have access to free summer program

Pre-med and pre-dental students have the opportunity to attend the six-week Summer Medical and Dental Education Program, application and program free of charge,...


2012: A year in review

The Mercury editors took a look back at some of the most significant campus events during the past year and have shared their...


UTDPD wins award for National Night Out event

The UTD Police Department received the 2012 All-Star Award for its participation in the 29th Annual Nation Night Out on Oct 2. National...

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Chess team wins third straight Pan-Am

Grandmaster Julio Sadorra sat across the board from Webster University’s Fidel Corrales of Cuba in the Frick Laboratory at Princeton University waiting to...


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