September 15, 2014


Living Learning Communities Offer Homes Away from Home

President David DanielSept. 16, 2014How a freshman adjusts during the first year can influence how and whether he or she will stay in school and earn a degree. That's why we have a comprehensive program targeted to first-year students at UT Dallas. read more

Professors Get Grant to Explore Social Cognition

Dr. Noah SassonSept. 12, 2014UT Dallas researchers will receive more than $400,000 from the National Institutes of Health to research differences in social cognition between people living with schizophrenia and those with autism spectrum disorder. read more

Student Works for Government Agency from Afar

Hillary CorwinSept. 15, 2014Hillary Corwin’s Virtual Student Foreign Service eInternship is an experience that fits her goal of becoming a researcher and professor. The internship allowed her to work from the comforts of her home or any location she chose. read more

Physics Student Brings Matters of Science to D.C.

Harisankar NamasivayamSept. 15, 2014This spring, UT Dallas physics doctoral student Harisankar Namasivayam traveled to Washington, D.C., with a delegation to brief national policymakers on the importance of fundamental science and elementary particle physics. read more

Online Portfolios Give Students Employment Edge

Dr. McClain WatsonSept. 12, 2014Through the Jindal School’s Advanced Business Communication class, students are creating Professional Online Portfolios that help make them stand out in their job searches and give companies a fuller picture of their skills. read more

Lessons Learned as a Student Help Guide Professor

Dr. Jason SlinkerSept. 8, 2014UT Dallas’ Dr. Jason Slinker has relied on a simple pattern of teaching that has helped him earn a 2014 Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award from the University of Texas System Board of Regents. read more

Sounds of Jazz, Poetry Fill Lineup of Arts Events

One O'Clock BandSept. 16, 2014A night of jazz with the Grammy Award-nominated One O’Clock Lab Band and a poetry reading from R.S. Gwynn will bring music and verse to campus this week. Other events include a lecture on “Colonial Violence in the French Revolution.” read more

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