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‘They ruined their life  by doing this’
6 hours ago

‘They ruined their life by doing this’

Editor’s Note: Christy’s name has been changed to protect her identity due to fear of retribution from church members.

Christy listened eagerly as the stranger from the post office told …
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Esports to Add ‘Rocket League’ Team to Roster
2 weeks ago

Esports to Add ‘Rocket League’ Team to Roster

The esports department announced the addition of a “Rocket League” team to the official varsity roster, making it the fourth esports team in the athletics department.

“Rocket League” is a …
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Mock Trial Takes First at Annual Tournament
2 weeks ago

Mock Trial Takes First at Annual Tournament

A UTD mock trial team went undefeated and finished in first place with a perfect ballot at their latest tournament.

The team competed at the Bulldog Brawl against four other …
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‘It Allows Us to Have Our Own Heritage, Our Own Pride’
2 weeks ago

‘It Allows Us to Have Our Own Heritage, Our Own Pride’

Editor’s note: A previous version of this article incorrectly reported the number of Native American students at UTD. The Mercury regrets this error.

While some UTD students celebrated a recent Dallas City Council decision …
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Game Space: What It’s Like to Create Games at UTD
4 weeks ago

Game Space: What It’s Like to Create Games at UTD

If you’ve ever seen a cool game come out of ATEC, chances are it was made in Game Lab.

Game Lab brings enthusiastic students from different disciplines together into …
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Reports of gunmen at Northside complex spark concern
2 months ago

Reports of gunmen at Northside complex spark concern

Editor’s Note: This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

A representative from the Richardson Police Department confirmed no gunmen were found at the Northside apartment complex near …
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UTD Opens New Center for Asian Studies
2 months ago

UTD Opens New Center for Asian Studies

Center to collaborate with the Crow Museum of Asian Art to promote academic interest of Asian culture

In an effort to increase interest and develop a higher understanding of Asian …
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Texas Passes Law Against Unsolicited Lewd Photos
2 months ago

Texas Passes Law Against Unsolicited Lewd Photos

Offense becomes misdemeanor under new law, carries up to $500 fine

A Texas law was passed this month outlawing sending unsolicited lewd photos electronically, but has the potential to be …
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Speaking Out on Abortion
2 months ago

Speaking Out on Abortion

Comets for the Preborn demonstration sparks counter-protests from pro-choice organizations

A recent protest from campus organization Comets for the Preborn ended in a counter-protest, chants and one student getting handcuffed.


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Faculty Tribunal Finds No    Evidence of Fraud in JAL Scandal
2 months ago

Faculty Tribunal Finds No Evidence of Fraud in JAL Scandal

Criminology professors move forward with lawsuit citing privacy law violations

Following a two-day faculty tribunal hearing which found no evidence of fraud, university president Richard Benson decided not to terminate …
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