Smrithi Upadhyayula


Multi-campus survey reveals Honorlock remains unpopular

Classes at UTD have returned to their normal modalities, but some still retain a vestige of pandemic-era instruction: Honorlock. Some instructors have chosen...


UREC Activity Center should open earlier

The Activity Center should open at 6 a.m. in order to be more inclusive of students with early morning classes and help ease...


UTD Rooms returns for student use

As students return to in-person classes once again, so does the UTD Rooms app. The app was developed by Mithil Viradia, who graduated...


Credit hour limit extended

Starting this fall, UTD undergraduates will be allowed to take a maximum of 19 credit hours in a long semester without special permission....


Where, how to register for a vaccine

As of March 29, all Texans above the age of 16 are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine for free, other than possible...


How to combat vaccine anxiety

While approximately 51% percent of U.S. adults have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, many who have received or are...


Men’s cross-country team wins third consecutive ASC championship

UTD men’s cross-country team won their third consecutive ASC championship in early March, while the women’s team took second place. On March 13,...


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