Day: November 22, 2020


Student Government’s push for extended credit/no credit option fails

Students called for an extended credit/no credit option similar to the one offered last spring; but despite Student Government’s push to make the...


Streamlining internship application process

A new software engineering job search tool allows computer science students to quickly find and apply for internships. The tool’s creator, Alex Ruber,...


Developer proposes new apartment complex near campus

In response to rapid student population growth and a shortage of on-campus housing, two new apartment complexes have been proposed for development just...


‘It’s not what we want for y’all, but there is light at the end of this tunnel’

The transition from high school to online college has UTD freshmen finding new ways to cope with new problems. In a survey conducted...


No freshman McDermott scholars to be selected next academic year

For the 2021-2022 academic year, the process for selecting McDermott Scholars has been discontinued. As a result, there will be no freshman class...


‘We are grateful for the students for sharing their ideas and giving us their time’

The Living Our Values task force has introduced three implementation plans for the upcoming semester. After the death of George Floyd in May,...


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