Day: June 6, 2016


New paint job

Main gym gets makeover as Comets logo takes center court For the first time in school history, the main court in the Activity...

Life & Arts

Game Corner: Overwatch

Overwatch is a team-based shooter developed by Blizzard Entertainment.

Life & Arts

“Coloring Book” could be album of Summer 2016

Chance the Rapper’s latest album features catchy tunes, religious themes Each summer, music fans anxiously await a sound that will define those three...

Life & Arts

“X-Men” disappoints with thin plot, poor visual effects

Newest film in franchise suffers from clichés despite efforts of young cast “X-Men: Apocalypse” is a surprising step backwards from the series’ last...

Life & Arts

New skate shop opens in McKinney

UTD junior-owned specialty store to offer full-sized skateboarding ramp, individualized lessons for patrons of all ages Skaters across North Texas now have a...

Campus NewsNews

UTD Police continue search for MSA board vandals

Members redesign display to combat misinformation, prejudice Several months after two unknown individuals vandalized a display for a campus religious group, neither UTD...

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Entrepreneurial program comes to campus next fall

Blackstone Charitable Foundation brings LaunchPad program to three Texas schools, provides resources for student entrepreneurs On June 2, Blackstone Charitable Foundation announced the...

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Transgender bathroom debate comes to campus

SG installs neutral bathroom signage, members of UTD LGBT community respond to national policies Student Government joined with a committee on campus to...


International students struggle for work permit

Foreign grads at UTD unable to take jobs in fields of study Strict caps on the number of H-1B visas distributed each year...


Money talks

Service teaches money management, works to erase debt stigma A financial success program has made progress in bringing financial literacy to campus, but...

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