Day: June 11, 2018


Sensationalism of child actors causes long-term damage

Child actors and influencers are subject to public scrutiny as a result of media sensationalism and social media networks. While seeing child actors...


Baseball season in review

The Comets baseball team won the American Southwest Conference for the first time in the program’s history, making it to the Division III...


Men’s basketball travels to Italy

The men’s basketball team returned from an international trip to Italy, where it secured two victories in the process. During the two-week trip,...


Varsity esports coming to UTD

UTD Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Bill Petitt announced the addition of esports as the university’s 14th varsity sport. The newest addition to the...

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Professor raises awareness of bacterial disease in South

After years of misdiagnoses from various health professionals, one UTD professor set out to raise awareness for her daughters’ disease and ensure no...

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Embracing oddities through art

As part of his last art show of the semester at UTD, Master of Fine Arts candidate Clayton Harper created the piece “NextGen10”...

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Professor helps patients regain voices

A UTD professor developed a portable speech processor allowing people who have suffered the loss of their larynx the ability to speak again....

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UTD labs launch green initiative

A new on-campus initiative could make laboratories more sustainable and environmentally friendly. The Office of Research Lab Safety introduced the Green Labs initiative...


‘League’ team advances to nationals

UTD’s “League of Legends” team — now recognized by the athletics department as a varsity sport — qualified for and competed at the...


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