Day: June 28, 2021


Comet baseball’s best-ever season!

Returning from a season prematurely canceled by COVID-19 with a vengeance, the 2021 UTD Baseball team put together their best season in 20...


COVID variant spreads from India

UT Southwestern researchers have identified several cases of the highly infectious COVID-19 variant from India in North Texas. Since the beginning of the...


New mask guidance

Following Governor Greg Abbott’s Executive Order GA-36, UTD and all other schools in the UT system will no longer require individuals on campus...


GOP legislative priority analysis

Texas GOP lawmakers passed most of the carryover priorities from the 2019 legislative session. However, it is disappointing that they could not finish...


Heartbeat bill: heartless and fruitless

“Our Creator endowed us with the right to life, and yet millions of children lose their right to life every year because of...


Tiktoxic by design

On the surface, TikTok seems like a harmless way to pass time and learn convenient life hacks, but there’s actually much more to...


Women’s doubles tennis team makes historic run

Women’s tennis players Samantha Wong and Kathy Joseph made UTD sports history by ending their 2021 season with a semifinals finish at the...


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