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>International Week celebrated

UTD celebrated its diversity during International Week April 5-9, exposing the campus to different cultures around the world.

“We are all international” was the slogan for the events, sponsored …
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Farcry appeals to skill and sense

Farcry, developed by Crytek and published by Ubisoft, is a milestone in first-person shooter games. It seamlessly blends technology into gameplay in a completely new way. Despite being system intensive, …
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Tennis teams denied by UT Tyler

UT Tyler delivered a fatal blow April 16-17 to the playoff hopes of both UTD tennis teams with hard-fought victories over the Comet men and women.

The men fell …
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Women golfers improve

The UTD women’s golf team shaved almost 30 strokes off of its previous season low score but still couldn’t break from the back of the pack at the UT Brownsville …
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Chess comes close in final four

The UTD Chess team finished second in the 2004 Presidential Cup to rival, University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC).

The four best college chess teams in the nation – …
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Are you feeling experimental

There are many strangers out there who greatly value your opinion – at least in the context of a consumer.

This is evident by the massive amounts of press …
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Student Union unveils carrom board

Striking coins joined the familiar auditory assault of the Student Union’s pool-ball clacking and ping-pong smashing on March 24.

A carrom board, the latest addition to the Student Union …
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News Briefs

News Briefs

Former Secretary of State to speak

James A. Baker, former Secretary of State, will speak in UTD’s Excellence in Leadership Speaker Series April 1.

Sponsored …
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Postcard from: Spain

SALAMANCA, SPAIN – In addition to two cathedrals, more than 3,000 bars, and the third oldest university in Europe, this semester Salamanca, Spain, is also home to me. I am …
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Letters to the Editor

Students looking for sport spirit are at the wrong school

If Richard Voit is looking for school spirit, he’s at the wrong university. I enjoy the fact that UTD …
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