September 2, 2015


Kids' University Inspires Campers to Dream Big

Kids University at UT DallasSept. 2, 2015During the four-day program, volunteers, professionals and organizations helped teach children living in local homeless shelters about math, science and computers, and encouraged them to aim for college. read more

Visitors Conduct Research with Faculty Mentors

Mexico Summer Research ProgramSept. 2, 2015The UT Dallas-Mexico Summer Research Program immerses junior-level students from participating Mexican universities to active research environments on campus. read more

Continuing the Vital Task: Transforming UT Dallas

Dr. Hobson WildenthalAug. 31, 2015In this time of transition, we will be guided by the University's fundamental purposes: to provide an environment where both faculty and students thrive, and to create greater value for our community. read more

Test May Detect Who Is Most at Risk for Alzheimer's

Dr. John Hart, Jr.Sept. 1, 2015Researchers at Center for BrainHealth found that individuals with amnestic mild cognitive impairment have twice the risk of others in their age group of progressing to Alzheimer’s after identifying a specific variation in their brain waves. read more

Biologist Studies How Bacteria Evade Antibiotics

Dr. Kelli PalmerAug. 31, 2015Research led by Dr. Kelli Palmer is revealing how “sex” among disease-causing microbes can lead different species or strains to become resistant to antibiotic medications. read more

Moore Steps Down After 26 Years as BBS Dean

Bert MooreAug. 31, 2015Dr. Bert Moore, dean of the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences since 1989, has announced that he is leaving his leadership position effective Sept. 1. Known as the "dean of deans," he will remain on faculty. read more

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