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Anwesha Bhattacharjee

Campus needs larger performing arts venue
6 years ago

Campus needs larger performing arts venue

By  • Opinion

For a campus that’s growing by 4 percent a year, it is a matter of embarrassment that we don’t have a performance venue on campus that seats more than …
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ATEC alumni developing innovative RPG
6 years ago

ATEC alumni developing innovative RPG

Two alumni who are creating a new video game, “Popup Dungeon,” launched a Kickstarter campaign April 3 to raise funds to develop their game.

The campaign aims to …
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Decoding Religion: Sikhism
6 years ago

Decoding Religion: Sikhism

Followers of Sikhism practice philanthropy, community service, advocate for increased exposure for South Asian religion

Editor’s Note

In an effort to further understand UTD’s diverse population, what …
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2012: A year in review

The Mercury editors took a look back at some of the most significant campus events during the past year and have shared their thoughts on how these important stories …
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Surviving the sizzle: University copes with record heat
8 years ago

Surviving the sizzle: University copes with record heat

Record-breaking temperatures in Texas this summer have significantly raised electricity and water demand, but UTD officials say the university has been working hard to prevent any disruption to campus …
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UTD faces ‘growing pains’: Parking, dining struggle to keep up
8 years ago

UTD faces ‘growing pains’: Parking, dining struggle to keep up

A significant spike in enrollment this fall has transformed the campus into a hub of student activity but has also created a slew of unforeseen problems for students on …
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Faces of change: from inmates to students
8 years ago

Faces of change: from inmates to students

Delivering flowers, supervising prisoners, teaching criminology and now serving as dean to one of UTD’s academic programs — this man has done it all.

James Marquart, dean of …
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Craving diversity, less is more when studying overseas

Culture shock in the United States provided opportunity for self-discovery

It’s that time of year again when the campus is filling back up, freshmen are moving in and …
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Group connects SOM graduates

As part of a move to initiate better networking among its alumni, the School of Management, or SOM, has an alumni network called “PowerGrid.”

“(PowerGrid) came about because …
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Overcrowded housing: Temp housing requests at all-time high
8 years ago

Overcrowded housing: Temp housing requests at all-time high

Two major international student organizations are struggling to handle a 33 percent increase in temporary housing requests from new students this fall, resulting in a dearth of short-term accommodation …
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