April 21, 2015


UT Dallas Academic Bridge Students Tour Capitol

Rep. Helen Giddings with Academic Bridge Students from UTDApril 21, 2015A group of UT Dallas Academic Bridge students spoke to legislators about their experiences in the University program that recruits underrepresented, first-generation college students who have good academic performance. read more

Undergrads Earn Recognition, Jobs at Contests

JSOM Sales CompetitionApril 21, 2015Collegiate sales competitions are helping UT Dallas students, such as marketing seniors Jessie Richardson and Abbey Hagin, bring home trophies along with job offers from companies looking for top talent. read more

Gala to Recognize Advocates for Campus Diversity

Jack MackenrothApril 20, 2015UT Dallas will honor students, faculty, staff and community partners for their contributions to promoting diversity on campus at the Sixth Annual Diversity Awards Ceremony & Soirée on Thursday. Activist Jack Mackenroth will host. read more

Comets to Celebrate Earth Week with Events

Earth Week 2015 logoApril 17, 2015The UT Dallas community will participate in its fourth annual Earth Week activities April 20-24, helping to highlight environmental issues from recycling to gardening to preserving declining insect species. read more

MSNBC Co-Host Shines Light on Media, Civil Rights

Kristi Barrus and ToureApril 17, 2015Touré led a talk at UT Dallas on how the media has shaped civil rights in the U.S. The program featured video and commentary on the struggles of blacks, women, Mexican-Americans, American Indians and the LGBT community. read more

Jess Hay, Longtime UT Dallas Supporter, Dies at 84

Jess HayApril 15, 2015Jess Hay, a great advocate for higher education and one of UT Dallas’ most fervent supporters, has passed away. He was 84. read more

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