Day: October 16, 2017

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Diversity through dance

When Charlie Hooper auditioned for Indian folk dance team UTD TaRaas, members thought the “white guy” was in the wrong room. To make...

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SG Report: 10/16/17

Editor’s Note: A previous version of this article erroneously reported that on-campus residents would no longer be able to purchase commuter parking passes...

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UTD submits proposal for Amazon headquarters

UTD submitted a proposal to host Amazon’s second headquarters when the company requested bids for a new site to complement its Seattle location....

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Int’l student applications declining

International students are not sending as many applications to UTD as in previous years, according to data from the university. This fall is...

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Club bolsters competitive thinking

A new student organization on campus is featuring a fresh way of reviewing for tests. Competition-driven study groups will foster both learning and...

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Students launch initiative for art

Started this May, the LOTUS project is displaying student artwork throughout buildings on campus. Global business senior Sh’muel Avraham launched the organization to...

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Playing the odds

Starting this fall, a new student organization is focusing on a popular card game, poker. The Poker club is open to any and...

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Outdoor excursions

Students interested in exploring local destinations and learning outdoor skills such as zip lining and campfire building and can now attend trips with...

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Resiliency through support

Cynthia Nguyen was driving to escape her friends back at UTD. They were worried that she was suicidal and wanted her to stay...


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