Day: November 12, 2018


Midterm elections 2018

UTD students joined the rest of the country last Tuesday in voting in the midterm elections. For several voters, this election was different...



When you’re walking around UTD, you see people from all walks of life. A Bengali student to your right, a Korean girl in...


What the people want

Authoritarianism is simply the abuse of authority at the expense of liberty. America certainly has had authoritarian tendencies — from the brutal subjugation...


Alum becomes one of few Texas women in football

While football is considered to be a male-dominated sport, North Dallas High School has veered away from the traditional rules of the game...


Esports teams prepare to open spring tryouts

With tournaments and skirmishes continuing throughout the month, including its first tournament out of state, the esports teams are already planning for the...


Pre-season polls bring hope for basketball

The women’s basketball team holds a strong position after initial polls from the American Southwest Conference and National Collegiate Athletic Association ranked the...


Volleyball, soccer teams lose out at ASC

Men’s and women’s soccer and women’s volleyball advanced to the American Southwest Conference championships last week but ultimately lost, concluding a series of...


Wrestling to be reinstated as club sport

The wrestling club is seeking recognition from University Recreation to become a club sport again. The previous wrestling club was removed as a...

Life & Arts

UTD launches formalized pre-weekend programs

Several UTD departments have partnered to organize a recurring event where students can relax and de-stress on Fridays. Since the start of the...

Life & Arts

Student veterans find welcome on campus

During a deployment to Afghanistan, Eric McCrory said he remembers sitting in a gunner’s hatch driving to Kabul thinking about the commotion surrounding...


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