Day: July 29, 2019


This Land is Your Land

Proposed US asylum policy too restrictive As with most issues in American politics, immigration at the U.S.-Mexico border has divided the nation. Debates over policy have continued, and...


‘Yesterday’ Should Stay in Past

Movie review: Say ‘Hello, Goodbye’ to this romantic comedy “Yesterday” brings together two British filmmaking heavyweights for a film that feels more like...

Life & Arts

Sophomore Starts Grassroots Club

Incoming student promotes Democratic candidate Andrew Yang, political involvement for 2020 election through new group In the midst of a 2020 election saturated...

Life & Arts

Codes Not Their Own

Panel Addresses Difficulties for Black Women in STEM A weekend panel discussion held at UTD addressed the practice of “code-switching” and its effects...

Campus NewsNews

New Title IX Senior Director Appointed

Office plans to improve relationship with community The UTD Title IX office recently appointed a new senior director of institutional equity and Title...

Campus NewsNews

CVS Vending Machines to Open on Campus

Convenience machines will stay open late, offer hygiene products to students starting Fall 2019 At the start of the fall semester, two CVS...


Graduate Helps Police Train with Virtual Reality

A recent graduate is changing the way police departments train officers to handle real-life situations through using virtual reality technology. Brian Hoang, a...

Campus NewsFeaturedNews

University Launches New Brand Campaign

‘Speed of Bright’ celebrates UTD’s 50th anniversary, increases visibility in DFW area through advertising In early June, university President Richard  Benson, along with...

Editor's PicksFeaturedNews

Construction Begins on Student Union Eateries

New restaurants to open in Fall 2019 include Firehouse Subs, Halal Shack UTD will be replacing three of its dining locations with new...

Editor's PicksFeatured

Email Scams Target Campus Community

New security measures include upgraded filtering software, incorporating two-factor authentication In the past month, multiple posts have been made by students on the...


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