Day: January 17, 2023


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Northside sprinklers make it rain

A series of fire sprinkler bursts on Dec. 24 resulted in water damage in five different Northside buildings, causing thousands of dollars in...


Comet Basketball Breaks Records

The Comets showed a legacy-defining defense in their midseason victory on Jan. 5 before arriving to a neck-to-neck loss on Jan. 7. January...


New study abroad programs take flight

The new international education program is seeking to make study abroad more affordable for students by offering a variety of programs at a...


State-Issued TikTok Ban hits UTD

After an order issued by Gov. Greg Abbott on Dec. 7, UTD must delete TikTok from all state-issued devices and formulate a policy...


UV Clubhouse Resurrected

After a four year closure, the Phase 8 Clubhouse is undergoing renovations and will be available for students during the spring semester.   ...


Chess Team Holds Steady at Pan-Ams

The UTD Chess Team secured several key draws at the 2023 Pan-American Intercollegiate Team Championship but failed to qualify for the final four....


Rising Stars Shine Bright on UTD Basketball Teams

As the UTD men’s and women’s basketball teams reach the midpoint of their seasons, rising athletes emerge for each team. Women’s basketball freshman...


Comics & Activities: 1/17/2023

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Vivienne Westwood: A history

When fashion icon Vivienne Westwood died on Dec. 29, celebrities and casual consumers alike mourned her. However, Westwood is immortalized by her rich...


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