School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences

NEWS ARCHIVE

2017 ARCHIVE




December 2017

Grad Student Absorbs Autism Education to Help Children in Lebanon

Fall Graduates to Celebrate Major Milestones

Researchers Launch Moon Mission Audio Site

November 2017

Program Paves Way for Student Veterans Transitioning to Campus Life

Study Reads Between the Lines in Children's Vocabulary Differences

Study: SMART Program Enhances Innovative Thinking in Older Adults

Service-Minded Comets Support Local Nonprofits as Viva Volunteers

Comet Spirit Rises with Upcoming Homecoming Festivities

October 2017

Professor Emeritus Allen Rupert, Pioneer in Hearing Research, Dies

New Hires Strengthen BBS' Expertise in Neuroscience, Psychology

University to Celebrate Founders Day with Mall Activities, Photo Salute

Study: Vagus Nerve Stimulation Shows Progress Against PTSD Symptoms

Brightest Comets Selected to Join Phi Kappa Phi Academic Honor Society

New Future Comets Program Prepares Students for College Success

Brain Performance Institute to Celebrate New Home with Events

Young Talent Helps Give Debate Team a Convincing Edge This Season

Callier Center Study Puts Different Tone on Hidden Hearing Loss Theory

Alumnus Named New Chair of University's Development Board

University Team Helps Real Benefits of Virtual Reality Come to Life

Comet Families Come Together for Annual Tradition on Oct. 7

Campus Community, Supporters Celebrate Opening of Alumni Center

September 2017

New Dean of Undergraduate Education Aims to Build Collaboration

Events Connect Graduate Students with Peers, Professors

Photos: Comets Connect with Organizations, Recruiters at Career Expo

UT Dallas Recognized for Value, Diversity by U.S. News & World Report

Byron Nelson Nonprofit Highlights Child Language Researcher

Newest Class of Scholars Expands University's Terry Program to 118

Accolades: Professors, University's LGBT+ Efforts Earn Honors

Alzheimer's Study Delves into Degraded Connections in the Brain

Statement from Chancellor McRaven on DACA

Clark Scholars Program Yields Steady Flow of Ready Researchers

Callier Camp Uses Tech Tools to Empower Teens with Hearing Loss

University's Orbit Program Aims to Keep New Comets on Course

August 2017

Comets to the Core Has Freshmen Teaming Up to Tackle Problems

Neuroscientists Focus on Cell Mechanism That Promotes Chronic Pain

University Celebrates 55 Doctoral Graduates During Summer Ceremony

University Unveils New Alumni Center, Housing, Adds Dining Options

University Rolls Out Transportation, Parking Upgrades for Start of Fall 2017 Semester

Note to Readers: News Center Newsletter Has New Format, Frequency

Study Connects Chronic Cannabis Use to Oxygen Changes in Brain

More than 1,350 Students Make Dean's List in Spring Semester

July 2017

New Website Details Job Openings on University's Leadership Team

New Brain Study Suggests Link Between Autism, Pain Sensitivity

Audiologists Connect, Collaborate Through Global Networking Site

New Internship Program Bridges Age Gap Through Positive Storytelling

UT Dallas Welcomes New Class of McDermott Scholars

June 2017

UT Dallas Magazine: Portrait of President Richard C. Benson

School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences Honors Faculty, Recent Graduates with Awards

Sixth Annual Callier Cares Luncheon Raises More Than $280,000 for Patients in Need

Study Uncovers Effects of Alzheimer's Marker in Middle-Aged Adults

For Children with Cochlear Implants, Oral Communication May Provide Better Outcomes

Ploski, Balsara Chosen for Research Mentoring Awards

Strategic Training May Expand the Recovery for Traumatic Brain Injuries

May 2017

Budding Undergraduate Researchers Present Projects at Contest

Senior Lecturer Named to Prestigious UT System Teaching Academy

Construction Progress to Build Up Throughout the Summer

University Celebrates Benefactors, Newest Endowed Chairs at Investiture Ceremony

Psychology Senior Launches Program for New and Future Mothers

Helen Small, One of UT Dallas' Oldest Graduates, Dies at Age 97

Senior Week Events to Celebrate Class of 2017 at UT Dallas

Campus Prepares for Spring Commencement

UT Dallas Awards Gala Celebrates Distinguished Alumni, Supporters

Newest NSF Honorees Share Devotion to Improving Our World

University Honors Graduate Students for Excellence in Research, Teaching

University Honors Student Leaders for Outstanding Contributions

April 2017

Contract to Help Speed Up Researchers' Accelerated Learning Project

Business Spinoffs Help Move UT Dallas Research into Marketplace

Accolades: Faculty Earn Research Support, Honors

New Student Success Initiative Focuses on Newcomers, Seeks Name

New Student Government Leaders Aim to Improve Organization

UT Dallas Ranks 1st in U.S. Among Universities Under 50 Years Old

Investiture Ceremony to Honor Faculty, Donors

March 2017

UT Dallas Launches New Giving Day on April 4

Dr. Kern Wildenthal to Receive Callier Care Award at Annual Luncheon

Callier Center Audiologist Fulfills Father's Wish to Help Daughter

UT Dallas President Issues Statement on Sexual Assault Study

Advocates Dig Learning, Teaching Sustainable Practices

Scientists Stress Effects of Cyberbullying, Lurking on Social Media

Scientists Aim to Identify the Neural Signature of Healthy Brain Aging

Cognitive Neuroscientists Connect, Present Findings at Conference

February 2017

Center for BrainHealth Programs to Help 500 Dallas Police Officers

Almost 1,500 Students Earn Spots on Dean's List

Study Shows Gist Reasoning Test May Be More Effective Than Others

UT Dallas Ring Ceremony Comes Full Circle

Princeton Review Ranks UT Dallas as One of Top Colleges That Pay Off

'Selma to Stonewall' to Explore Similarities, Differences of Movements

Study: Social Biases Contribute to Challenges for Those with Autism

McDermott's $10 Million Gift Establishes New Name for Honors College

January 2017

UT Dallas President Issues Statement on Immigration Executive Order

New Building Expands University's Dedication to Students, Services

Center for BrainHealth Series Resumes Feb. 7

New Professor Focuses on Helping Children with Language Disorders

42 Student-Athletes Make ASC Fall All-Academic Teams

Nerve Therapy Study Finds Potential Way to Reduce Drug Cravings

Brain Study Shows Impulsivity May Weigh Down Some Individuals

Scientist Gets Grant for Study of Veterans with Traumatic Brain Injuries

University Climbs to 32nd in Kiplinger's Best Value College Rankings