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Sophomore Starts Grassroots Club
3 weeks ago

Sophomore Starts Grassroots Club

Incoming student promotes Democratic candidate Andrew Yang, political involvement for 2020 election through new group

In the midst of a 2020 election saturated with 24 democratic candidates, one incoming UTD …
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Codes Not Their Own

Panel Addresses Difficulties for Black Women in STEM

A weekend panel discussion held at UTD addressed the practice of “code-switching” and its effects on black women in STEM. The panel …
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New Title IX Senior Director  Appointed
3 weeks ago

New Title IX Senior Director Appointed

Office plans to improve relationship with community

The UTD Title IX office recently appointed a new senior director of institutional equity and Title IX initiatives. The new appointee, Marco Mendoza, …
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CVS Vending Machines to Open on Campus
3 weeks ago

CVS Vending Machines to Open on Campus

Convenience machines will stay open late, offer hygiene products to students starting Fall 2019

At the start of the fall semester, two CVS vending machines will begin operating on the …
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Graduate Helps Police Train with Virtual Reality
3 weeks ago

Graduate Helps Police Train with Virtual Reality

By  • News

A recent graduate is changing the way police departments train officers to handle real-life situations through using virtual reality technology.

Brian Hoang, a software engineering graduate, is the CEO of …
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University Launches New Brand Campaign
3 weeks ago

University Launches New Brand Campaign

‘Speed of Bright’ celebrates UTD’s 50th anniversary, increases visibility in DFW area through advertising

In early June, university President Richard  Benson, along with the marketing team in the Office of …
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Construction Begins on Student Union Eateries
3 weeks ago

Construction Begins on Student Union Eateries

New restaurants to open in Fall 2019 include Firehouse Subs, Halal Shack

UTD will be replacing three of its dining locations with new options.

Subway, Ben and Jerry’s and …
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Email Scams Target Campus Community
3 weeks ago

Email Scams Target Campus Community

New security measures include upgraded filtering software, incorporating two-factor authentication

In the past month, multiple posts have been made by students on the UTD subreddit about scam emails offering prestigious …
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Decisive Indecision

By  • Opinion

Why staying undeclared major has hidden benefits

Calling adventurers — undeclare your majors! What’s more daring than explaining to extended family at Thanksgiving that you aren’t actively working towards a …
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