Day: August 20, 2018


Searching for your sunrise

Motivation. It’s the fuel, the invigorator, the sunrise on our otherwise dark desert of endless schoolwork. But most of us have those days...


Advocacy instead of afterthoughts

As a student who uses a power wheelchair daily, I have experienced physical and academic hinderances at UTD. These obstacles are more prevalent...


Volleyball team receives fourth academic honor

The volleyball team received honors from the National Coaches’ Association with only two more weeks until the season starts. UT Dallas was one...


UTD Athletics adds new staff position

With an ever-increasing number of athletes coming to UTD, the athletics department has added its first full-time assistant coach to the strength and...


Esports team introduces dedicated coach

The UTD esports program hired its first-ever esports coach and is currently recruiting students to join the esports team in the next few...

Life & Arts

Q&A: Hollywood alums

UTD alums VJ (BA’02) and Justin (BA’06) Boyd took risks after graduating by moving to Los Angeles to pursue their dreams of screenwriting...

Editor's PicksLife & Arts

Alumnus, student start self-funded gaming company

A UTD student and UTD alumnus founded a startup company creating games using virtual and augmented reality technology. Software engineering senior Brian Hoang...

Campus NewsEditor's PicksNews

Students, police learn to use life-saving drug

The Center for Students in Recovery at UTD has recently been promoting overdose awareness by providing a new training program. Since the start...


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