…and the men’s issue?

…and the men’s issue?

In recognition of Women’s History Month, The Mercury set out to celebrate the best way its staff knows how: by telling stories. Throughout the issue, readers will find narratives highlighting the trials and triumphs of womanhood, especially the women on our campus. As with many annual observances, there’s a certain,...

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Doom McCoy And The Death Nugget at University Theatre

Doom McCoy And The Death Nugget at University Theatre

Like some strange lovechild born from the charming slapdash style of Monty Python and the technical precision of a stop motion film, “Doom McCoy and the Death Nugget” is a head-scratching experience, but it’s worth every minute. The performance premiered Feb. 19 at the University Theatre and features puppets designed...

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Crossword

Crossword

’90s Music Across 1. Suspicious robots 5. Chilli, TBoz and ____ 7. Desert Haven 8. Impartial Dairy 10. Roswell Theme Song 13. Step 1: get with my friends 15. ointment or lotion 17.  She’s been a bad, bad girl 20. Oops… Down 1. A king’s son 2. Oh, just forget...

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What’s coming up in 2015

What’s coming up in 2015

         B4.DA.$$           JOEY BADA$$           JAN. 20           New York hip-hop may have found a messiah in this young MC from Brooklyn, and his debut album (pronounced “Before the Money”) will be his first testament. With...

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Local film highlights mystery surrounding human trafficking

Local film highlights mystery surrounding human trafficking

Amber Stevens was just a normal girl who, like many teens, would sneak out of her parent’s house to find a good party. Her world is suddenly shrouded in violence when she’s kidnapped for eight days while her community searches for her. These true events formed the plot of “8...

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Road construction starts

Road construction starts

UTD, Richardson begin expanding Loop Road, plan to finish by 2016 The city of Richardson, in partnership with the university, has started expanding Loop Road through lots A, B, C and D. Construction, which is being done by North Texas Contracting, is slated to be completed by the end of...

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