November 21, 2017

November 21, 2017


Study Tackles the Divide over NFL Players' Protests

Dr. Alex PiqueroNov. 15, 2017According to a survey conducted by UT Dallas researchers, 90 percent of black respondents supported kneeling during the national anthem, while only 38 percent of non-black respondents did. read more

HIV/AIDS Awareness Week Brings Art, Education

AIDS Memorial Quilt on display at the PlinthNov. 16, 2017Activities for HIV/AIDS Awareness Week and World AIDS Day at UT Dallas will include free testing and a display of panels from the AIDS Memorial Quilt. read more

Comets, Belgrade Square Off in Transatlantic Cup

Chess Team logoNov. 16, 2017The chess team managed an 8-8 draw with the University of Belgrade as Kacper Drozdowski won the final match for the Comets, who still maintain a one-point lead in the all-time series. read more

Comets Support Nonprofits as Viva Volunteers

Members of the UT Dallas softball team participated in Viva VolunteerNov. 13, 2017The Office of Student Volunteerism's annual event drew more than 400 participants for a day of service at 23 community sites. The 2,045 hours of donated labor saved nonprofit organizations more than $51,000. read more

Inclement Weather, Emergency Closing Procedures 

Snow on campusNov. 13, 2017With the winter season setting in, the campus community is asked to make note of the best ways to stay informed if inclement weather or other events require changes in campus schedules. read more

Chemist Focuses on Drug-Resistant Cancer

Dr. Jung-Mo AhnNov. 9, 2017Dr. Jung-Mo Ahn, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry, has designed a small molecule that could help breast cancer patients for whom current treatments no longer work. read more

Jindal School Expands Expertise Across Programs

Dr. Hasan PirkulNov. 9, 2017This fall, the Naveen Jindal School of Management added at least one tenured or tenure-track faculty member in each of its six fields of study. read more


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