Day: November 1, 2021


Comets mosh at ‘Emo Nite’ Concert

Strings Attached, a student-run music club that started in December 2019 as a place for UTD’s hobbyist musicians to connect, has rapidly grown...


UTD Esports holds largest UTD Tailgate ever

The first-ever UTD Esports Tailgate was held Thursday, Oct. 21in the SU Green, bringing in over a thousand participants to the sponsored outdoor...


Curious Comets Vol. 2: Why are there t-shirts in the Green Center atrium?

Green Center houses UTD’s Hobson Wildenthal Honors College – but to most Comets, it’s probably best known for the couple dozen t-shirts suspended...


Discrimination: one teacher’s tale

Racist! The word brands with a searing hiss. Despite the number of unapologetic bigots allowed to practice their hate, sometimes public branding is...


The best and worst of esports today

Esports runs the largest tailgate at UTD Going off the front page, the team ran a massive tailgate event in the SU green,...


Women’s Volleyball serves up wins to end the season

UTD Volleyball clinched the No. 2 seed in the American Southwest Conference postseason tournament with a three-match sweep of ETBU on Tuesday, Oct....


Comics: 11/01/21

Life & Arts

Lulu Miller’s expansive tale is a worth-whale read

David Starr Jordan discovered a fifth of the creatures we call “fish.” A full fifth. That’s thousands of specimens, years of painstaking work,...

Life & Arts

‘DUNE’ showcases chalamet but doesn’t explain the spice

Even though Frank Herbert’s novel “Dune” is an iconic trailblazer in the sci-fi genre, the 2021 film adaptation featuring Timothée Chalamet struggled with...

Life & Arts

The rise of Korean culture around the globe

Although top Korean dramas like Squid Game are suddenly generating a lot of international attention for Korean entertainment, Korean culture and entertainment have...


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