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Donor Adds Contemporary Art Collection to Buildings’ Canvas

September 17, 2014

Thanks to a gift from collector and contemporary art advocate Joan Davidow, bare walls of the Erik Jonsson Academic Center and the Edith O’Donnell Arts and Technology Building are now covered with work from some of Texas’ budding artists.

ATEC Prof to Speak at Google’s Paris Office

September 09, 2014

In this ‘lecture-performance’, Roger Malina and the artist Andrew Blanton will present work in progress though sound performances and presentation of works created in the UT Dallas ArtSciLab. This will include data remixing of scientific data from collaborators in the brain sciences (connectome data), in astronomy (deep field survey from antactica) and geosciences.

Resume and Portfolio Session: Big Design Workshop

August 13, 2014

This free event will help you get your resume and portfolio reviewed before the Big Design Conference. In this workshop, you will learn how to write a better resume from some leading experts.

ATEC Professor Leads Study Revealing Big Story of Cultural Migration

August 02, 2014

Max Schich, an art historian who works under the umbrella of the University’s ATEC program, has reconstructed the migration and mobility patterns of more than 150,000 notable individuals over a time span of 2,000 years. By connecting the birth and death locations of each individual, Schich and his team have made progress in our understanding of large-scale cultural dynamics.

Summer Camp Sparks Teenage Girls’ Interest in STEM Careers

August 01, 2014

Twenty Dallas-area teenage girls recently got hands-on experience with nanotechnology, robots, virtual reality, forensics and space science when they visited UT Dallas for a weeklong summer camp. Organized by Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas, Richland College and UT Dallas’ Science and Engineering Education Center (SEEC), the SMART Summer College Camp introduced eighth- and ninth-graders to […]

Announcing Publication of Leonardo-MIT Press eBook: Arts and Humanities and Complex Networks

June 20, 2014

The e-book Arts Humanities and Complex Networks captures the excitement of creators and scholars pioneering the application of network science to culture. Beginning in 2010, the AHCN symposia tracked breakthrough moments as network theories, big data, and inventive visualizations triggered new insight in fields ranging from 16th century political history to 21st century art. These papers were presented […]

Professor Kim Knight Published in Johns Hopkins Guide to Digital Media

May 23, 2014

Assistant Professor Kim Knight has been recently published in The Johns Hopkins Guide to Digital Media. This collection of works includes articles from university professors across the United States who are well-versed in the rapidly expanding field of Digital Media.