Day: November 15, 2021


Crash course: trends in auto-mobile accidents

Anjali Singh spends an hour a day, five days a week, enjoying her commute from Plano to UTD. But after witnessing several recent...


UTD creates two new minors

Over a year after it was announced, one of the recommendations from the Living Our Values Task Force is now coming to fruition:...


Comets can now report COVID-19 booster status

With COVID-19 booster shots now available, UTD is asking faculty, staff and students who have received boosters to update their vaccination status online....


Hear no gender, read no gender

Yes, it’s true. Sexism still exists in this country; we have failed to stamp it out with our Birkenstocks-laden feet. The concept I’m...


Volleyball team wins ASC Championships

The volleyball team concludes their year with an 18-10 overall record, after winning the program’s record-setting seventh ASC Title and advancing to the...


The best and worst of esports today: 11/15/21

Collegiate Smash Trophy is claimed yet again Some connection issues here, some close fights there, but in the end, the UTD Smash team...


Comics: 11/15/21

Life & Arts

When in Rome, find a Dictionary

Remember your middle school edgelord phase? Imagine that, but in the context of rising political tensions and domestic terrorism in late 1970s Italy,...

Life & Arts

“Darkest Dungeon 2” improves upon original

Ruin has found us all once again. The Darkest Dungeon 2 early access release invites players into a world that has already undergone...

Life & Arts

Edgar Wright’s latest film is exceptional

The elegance and mayhem of 1960s London come alive in Edgar Wright’s new film “Last Night in Soho” with a versatile cast, unexpected...


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