February 25, 2018

February 25, 2018


Spring Career Expo Is a Time to Shine for Comets

Sam Scott at the Career ExpoFeb. 26, 2018Graduate student Sam Scott, along with thousands of others, made his best effort to stand out in hopes of landing a job opportunity at the recent two-day event. read more

Transfer Students Learn the Ropes from Peers

Gamino and SmithFeb. 26, 2018The new UT Dallas program pairs incoming transfer students with upperclassmen who answer their questions, help them navigate campus and connect them with fellow students. read more

Scientists Find New Way to Isolate Cancer Stem Cells

cellsFeb. 22, 2018Researchers have devised a new technique to isolate aggressive cells thought to form the root of many metastasized cancers — a significant step toward developing new drugs that might target these cells. read more

Holocaust Experts to Share Findings at Conference

Nils RoemerFeb. 22, 2018The Ackerman Center will welcome some of the world’s foremost Holocaust scholars, theologians and survivors for the 48th Annual Scholars’ Conference on the Holocaust and the Churches on March 3-5. read more

Students Show Problem-Solving Prowess at Bowl

bowl participants looking thoughtfulFeb. 22, 2018Teams of North Texas students in grades six through eight matched wits to build race cars and quickly compute equations as part of the African American Male Academic Bowl, held at UT Dallas. read more

Study Offers More Food for Thought on Eating Habits

Shayla HolubFeb. 19, 2018Dr. Shayla C. Holub’s work shows the effects of happiness and sadness on children’s snack consumption, creating the framework for future studies of how dietary patterns evolve in early childhood. read more

Accolades: Researchers, Entrepreneur Earn Honors

UTD monogramFeb. 19, 2018A pair of researchers from the Department of Mechanical Engineering won a research award from the International Institute of Forecasters, and a Jindal School graduate student received a national fellowship for entrepreneurs. read more

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