September 5, 2015
Sept. 8, 2015Dr. Kyle Hyndman, assistant professor of finance and managerial economics in the Naveen Jindal School of Management, examined the possibility of using lotteries to induce savings behavior. read more
Sept. 8, 2015Dr. Paul Diehl, an expert in international conflict and an advocate for teaching excellence, has joined UT Dallas as associate provost and director of teaching-learning initiatives. read more
Sept. 4, 2015James Dockery has joined UT Dallas as assistant vice president for the Office of Institutional Equity and Compliance, which helps lead the University’s commitment to diversity and equal opportunity. read more
Sept. 4, 2015The UT Dallas Business Idea Competition has put many budding entrepreneurs on the map, and innovation and entrepreneurship academic programs also have grown in the past two years. read more
Sept. 3, 2015Dr. Anastasia Shcherbakova and researchers used the 2011 Fukushima crisis in Japan to evaluate responses of U.S. and European investors to the changing opinion of nuclear power. read more
Sept. 3, 2015Student Ambassadors are a select group of student volunteers, sponsored by the Office of the President, who are called upon to greet guests at University events and connect with alumni and donors who tour the campus. read more
UT Dallas to Test Campus Warning Siren System Oct. 7
- Popular Stories
University Dining Increases Food Choices for Campus Community read more
UT Dallas Criminologist Tackles Perception of NFL Players read more
- Moore Returns to Faculty After 26 Years as School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences Dean read more
- In Print & On Air
"When you hear sounds, everyone thinks the ears are so important. That's the first part, but all the things that we need for hearing are occurring in the brain."
Dr. Aage Møller,
Founders Professor in neuroscience
"My suggestion is not to believe in such end-of-the-world messages. America has been collapsing for several hundred years, (starting) with the White House being burned down in 1812. And, of course, China has been collapsing for 5,000 years."
Dr. Mike Peng
professor of organizations, strategy and international management
— U.S. News & World Report
"It is possible that any effects of marijuana may not have been detected because the sample may not be heavy users ... 100 times in a lifetime is not much."
Dr. Francesca Filbey,
— Business Insider
"You get these one or two images and they're terrible events. But those things do not portray an accurate picture of what NFL players are involved in."
Dr. Alex Piquero,
Ashbel Smith Professor of Criminology
"Our empirical analysis also supports the notion that increasing average farm sizes within a state makes the problem of overcoming obstacles to collective action more manageable."
Dr. Seth H. Giertz,
associate professor of economics
— U.S. News & World Report
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