Day: October 31, 2022


SG pushes for period absences

Painful periods (known as dysmenorrhea) negatively impact students’ ability to attend class, complete assignments and study for exams. However, these effects are consistently...


Comets help homeless population near campus

Comets help the homelessness crisis near campus by providing blood pressure tests and baked goods According to the Agape Resource Assistant Center —...


“American Idiot” Brings the sound of Hysteria

You’d have to be an idiot to miss out on UTD’s performance of Green Day’s “American Idiot,” an award-winning musical that depicts the...


2022 Midterm election choices

Unsure of who to vote for? We’ve compiled the candidates and some of their issues for the top elections for this voting cycle....


VALORANT team fails to clutch out on LAN

The VALORANT team fell last weekend on it’s first LAN excursion to UT and Blinn College.The team fell in close matches, losing 4-13...


Chess team wins out on home turf

The UTD chess teams swept the boards at the 2022 Texas Collegiate Super Finals following a rough start. The A team won first,...


Comics: 10/31/22

Life & Arts

Haunted Locations at UTD

Berkner Hall is one location that has recently grabbed Comets’ attention. The Berkner tunnels are suspected of being haunted for their natural dark...

Life & Arts

End the fall with a small town romance

For those feeling nostalgic for summer, the K-drama “Once Upon a Small Town” brought a romantic “the end” to the season. The series...

Life & Arts

Halloween ends… disappointingly

Recent years have brought many successful horror movie reboots like “Scream” and “It,” along with contemporary cult classics that have expanded the horror...


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