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Culinary Night: the one stop spot for Vietnamese cuisine

By  •  October 9, 2013

The Vietnamese students association organised a culinary night to teach students how to make popular dishes as a part of the Viet Week activities.

The dishes featured included the spring …
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Guitar fest attracts int’l talent

By  •  March 18, 2014

13th annual Texas Guitar Festival features performances from Grammy-winning musicians, entrants from Mexico, the Netherlands

The sounds of classical guitar strummed by local and international players filled different venues on …
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Indian food you’ve never eaten

By  •  October 10, 2013

A three-hour evening class on a Friday evening till ten makes the stomach yearn for tasty food that brings back memories of home cooked meals. For me, that is the …
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“Beyond Right or Wrong” tells a tale of forgiveness

By  •  April 30, 2014

A young man walks up to a woman in a Rwandan village and confesses to killing her children, and then, he asks for forgiveness.

The woman, Beata, had lost her …
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Student researcher beats tough odds

By  •  September 8, 2013

Being an 18-year old single parent and living through a dangerous childhood did not stop one student from achieving his goal of pursuing a university education.

“I have always wanted …
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Islamic Arts Revival Series

By  •  September 30, 2013

The Islamic Art Revival Series lit up the Charles W. Eisemann Center in Richardson Satureday, Sept. 21, with displays of Islamic influenced art, calligraphy, movies and a fashion show.

“We …
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Asia Center allows chance to bring Asian culture to UTD

By  •  October 8, 2012

The opening of the new Asia Center will herald in an era of cooperation between UTD and developing economies of the East such as China, India and Japan, UTD …
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‘Universe’ exhibit debuts at gallery

By  •  March 31, 2014

MFA student uses rust, recycled materials to make asteroid-like installations

Visitors to the McKinney Avenue Contemporary were led through a small hallway into a white room that flowed with …
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TV reporter reflects on interview with Dean Novak

By  •  November 28, 2011

As seen on UTDTV


       To see this story on UTDTV, tune in to ‘Newscast 313’ on Dec. 5 at


When I walked into Bruce Novak’s office …
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Family, classes, country

By  •  December 10, 2012

How one student finds time for pre-K classmates, late-night study sessions and pumping jet fuel

The sound of scantrons shuffling reverberated through the room for Test 3 in …
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