Day: December 5, 2016


Alum starts local branch of international charity

A man, surrounded by 100 others, waits excitedly in the Davidson Auditorium in the Jindal School of Management for the first speaker to...




Bundled up


Program overhaul provides early results

UTD’s strength and conditioning program played a major role in helping three fall sports teams win conference championships. The program, which began in...



Although a couple of players on UTD’s basketball teams fall below the average height for their positions, that hasn’t stopped them from pursuing...


NBA age limit curbs prospects

Should there be an increased age restriction on amateur athletes seeking to declare for the NBA draft? That question has been on the...

Life & Arts

‘Arrival’ fails to deliver

In his latest feature effort Director Denis Villeneuve helms “Arrival,” based on Ted Chiang’s science fiction short story “Story of Your Life.” “Arrival”...


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