March 19, 2018

March 19, 2018


For Students, Author's Visit Adds to Inspiring Story

Margot Lee ShetterlyMarch 19, 2018Margot Lee Shetterly, the writer of "Hidden Figures," shared her advice with a group of student leaders and encouraged the crowd at the ATEC lecture hall to tell the stories of other unsung heroes. read more

New Program Explores Free Enterprise Education

Peter LewinMarch 19, 2018The Jindal School has launched the Colloquium for the Advancement of Free-Enterprise Education to help students gain a better understanding of the American free enterprise system. read more

Alumnus to Present Clark Lecture, Receive New Honor

Drs. Gwen and Aziz SancarMarch 19, 2018Dr. Aziz Sancar, who won the 2015 Nobel Prize in chemistry, will discuss his illuminating research on DNA repair and will be recognized with the University’s inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award.  read more

Team Builds New Database on U.S. School Shootings

Nadine Connell at her computerMarch 8, 2018Dr. Nadine Connell and her students are compiling data from gun-related incidents at K-12 campuses since 1990 in an effort to provide more reliable information to administrators and law enforcement. read more

Mock Trial Teams Court Success at Tournament 

the mock trial team poses with their trophy on the Student Union stepsMarch 8, 2018For the third time in four years, UT Dallas is sending mock trial teams to the American Mock Trial Association’s Opening Round Championship Series. read more

Study: Pain's Origins Differ in Males and Females

Ted Price in his labMarch 5, 2018New findings from the Pain Neurobiology Research Group support the growing consensus that pain begins differently for men and women at the cellular level. read more

Retaining Talent Is Key in Tech Firm Acquisitions

portrait of H. Dennis ParkMarch 5, 2018A Jindal School professor's study found that when acquiring firms avoid the exodus of scientists from the target firms, their likelihood of creating highly impactful knowledge increases. read more

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