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Pakora: Deep-fried vegetables
2 weeks ago

Pakora: Deep-fried vegetables

This weekend, we traveled down to the campus dorms to whip up a little something for ourselves to try — pakoras and chai. Pakoras are a deep-fried …
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Midterm elections 2018
1 month ago

Midterm elections 2018

By  •  News

UTD students joined the rest of the country last Tuesday in voting in the midterm elections. For several voters, this election was different from past cycles.

Students …
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UTD(iversity)
1 month ago

UTD(iversity)

By  •  Opinion

When you’re walking around UTD, you see people from all walks of life. A Bengali student to your right, a Korean girl in front of you, an Argentinian person …
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What the people want
1 month ago

What the people want

By  •  Opinion

Authoritarianism is simply the abuse of authority at the expense of liberty. America certainly has had authoritarian tendencies — from the brutal subjugation of native peoples, the legacy of …
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Alum becomes one of few Texas women in football
1 month ago

Alum becomes one of few Texas women in football

By  •  Sports

While football is considered to be a male-dominated sport, North Dallas High School has veered away from the traditional rules of the game by appointing a female coach to …
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Esports teams prepare to open spring tryouts
1 month ago

Esports teams prepare to open spring tryouts

By  •  Sports

With tournaments and skirmishes continuing throughout the month, including its first tournament out of state, the esports teams are already planning for the spring semester.

Both …
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Pre-season polls bring hope for basketball
1 month ago

Pre-season polls bring hope for basketball

The women’s basketball team holds a strong position after initial polls from the American Southwest Conference and National Collegiate Athletic Association ranked the team as the most likely to …
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Volleyball, soccer teams lose out at ASC
1 month ago

Volleyball, soccer teams lose out at ASC

Men’s and women’s soccer and women’s volleyball advanced to the American Southwest Conference championships last week but ultimately lost, concluding a series of high-stakes seasons.

Head volleyball …
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Wrestling to be reinstated as club sport
1 month ago

Wrestling to be reinstated as club sport

By  •  Sports

The wrestling club is seeking recognition from University Recreation to become a club sport again.

The previous wrestling club was removed as a club sport in …
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UTD launches formalized pre-weekend programs
1 month ago

UTD launches formalized pre-weekend programs

Several UTD departments have partnered to organize a recurring event where students can relax and de-stress on Fridays.

Since the start of the fall semester, University Recreation, …
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