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Dorm must-haves

Are you ready to make your dorm room the envy of all your friends, or just a comfortable place to chill? Look no...


Make the most of the wellness center

UTD’s Student Wellness Center is committed to promoting the physical and mental well-being of all students through consultations, educational resources and preventative health...


Texans battle fentanyl crisis

Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid that is 50 times more potent than heroin and in recent years has been implicated in overdoses linked...


UTD MUN celebrates success in the Big Apple

Model UN wrapped up their last conference of the year in New York from April 2 to April 6, representing 15 countries and...


UTD professors defend teaching CRT in class

Despite media controversy around critical race theory being taught in schools, two UTD professors believe it is an important topic to discuss in...


Library open for 24 hours

To meet increased demand for study spaces, the Eugene McDermott Library is reinstating a 24 hour schedule from Monday to Thursday. From Sunday...

Life & Arts

Comets connect with culture through Makar Sankranti

The group Hindu Yuva at UTD celebrated Makar Sankranti at the DFW Hindu Temple on Jan. 15 to commemorate the start of a...


New study abroad programs take flight

The new international education program is seeking to make study abroad more affordable for students by offering a variety of programs at a...


UV Clubhouse Resurrected

After a four year closure, the Phase 8 Clubhouse is undergoing renovations and will be available for students during the spring semester.   ...


SG pushes for period absences

Period absence project could provide excused absences for menstruation Painful periods (known as dysmenorrhea) negatively impact students’ ability to attend class, complete assignments...


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