Day: February 27, 2023


More students need to learn CPR and AED

Not enough students are actively learning basic life support, or BLS, which is easy to learn and has immense positive potential. People may...


Dear Boomers: please stop writing Gen Z characters

As newer TV shows like “Euphoria” and “Never Have I Ever” air on popular streaming platforms, young people are constantly seeing how characters...


We are Asian Americans. We are not a foreign threat. We are not the enemy.

One out of five Asian Americans will experience a hate-related incident, and with rising tensions between China and the United States, we will...


Women Win Championship

Two teams returned to the court Feb. 25 to claim the championship title for the American Southwest Conference, also known as the ASC....


Men’s basketball coach reflects on successful season

With the men’s basketball season off to a close, Coach Terry Butterfield reflected on the past year. The Comets wrapped up the 2022–2023...


Women defend home court on homecoming

After a striking victory against Concordia, the Comets returned to the Activity Center to dominate the Feb. 16 and Feb. 18 homecoming games....


Best friends depart from ball life

The Comets celebrated a successful season and paid homage to seniors at the Homecoming game on Saturday, Feb. 18. This senior bunch includes...


Comet Men burn out again to ETBU in ASC championship home stretch

Fresh off a homecoming loss against East Texas Baptist, the Comets faced defeat at the hands of the Tigers at the semifinals, ending...


Comets face international masters at ChessFest

UTD students competed in a chess simultaneous exhibition on Feb. 20 in the SU against two international masters. A simultaneous exhibition, or simul,...


Varsity VALORANT team prepares for NECC bracket

After losing at the semifinals of the Red Bull Campus Clutch event last semester, UTD’s varsity VALORANT team plans to work together and...


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