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Nidhi Gotgi

Letter from the Editor: The Mercury is obligated to publish campus news despite potential consequences

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When members of a white nationalist organization plastered posters around campus carrying messages that condemned an inclusive society and boosted the regressive idea of a “white America,” the UTD …
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Houses of the Holy: Baha’i
4 years ago

Houses of the Holy: Baha’i

Correction: In a previous version of this story, the name of the messenger of the Baha’i faith, Baha’u’llah, was misspelled. The Mercury regrets this error.

Sophomore finds family-like …
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Houses of the Holy: Judaism
4 years ago

Houses of the Holy: Judaism

Editor’s note: This is the first part of a five-part series on places of worship that members of the UTD community attend.

Jewish student finds peace, community in …
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Tuition Increase Proposed
4 years ago

Tuition Increase Proposed

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UPDATE: The UT System Board of Regents approved proposed tuition increases from universities within the System on Feb. 29. 

At UTD, the Regents approved a 2.9 percent increase …
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UTD students safe after Paris attacks
4 years ago

UTD students safe after Paris attacks

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Group of three studying in Spain spent day in French capital on same date of bombings, shootings

Three UTD students were just five miles away from the Stade …
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Low diversity in staff draws unnecessary attention

Dallas Morning News article criticizes UTD faculty for not representing enough racial backgrounds to reflect growing student population

One of the things I like best about UTD is …
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In the dancing spirit
4 years ago

In the dancing spirit

Power Dancers get new coach with NFL, NBA performing experience

A former member of the Dallas Cowboys Rhythm and Blue Dance Squad will join UTD as the new …
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Not Giving Up Hope
4 years ago

Not Giving Up Hope

It was late on a Tuesday night. Sarah Estes picked up the ringing phone and heard her mother’s panicked voice on the other end of the line. She said …
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Mr. Smith, Ms. Smith and Mx. Smith
4 years ago

Mr. Smith, Ms. Smith and Mx. Smith

Corrections: In a previous version of this article, the definition of pansexuality was incorrectly stated. 

Also, attribution for policy changes on campus that benefit the LGBT community were …
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Islam in America
4 years ago

Islam in America

Our first video feature of the year details what it’s like to be Muslim in America. Special thanks to UTD TV.