September 19, 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

BrainHealth Study Finds How Fear is Processed

Bambi DeLaRosaSept. 22, 2014What happens when you see something scary? In a study authored by doctoral student Bambi DeLaRosa, researchers identified wave activity that signified the brain’s reaction to visually threatening images. read more

GIS Researchers to Explore Spatial Data Error

griffithSept. 22, 2014Two researchers within UT Dallas’ School of Economics, Political and Policy Sciences will explore uncertainty in spatial data with a grant awarded by the National Institutes of Health. read more

Donor Adds Art Collection to Buildings' Canvas

Joan DavidowSept. 17, 2014Thanks to a gift from collector and contemporary art advocate Joan Davidow, bare walls of the Erik Jonsson Academic Center and the Edith O’Donnell Arts and Technology Building are now covered with work from some of Texas’ budding artists. read more

Jergers Celebrate Retirement, New Fellowship

Jim and Susan JergerSept. 17, 2014This summer, Drs. Susan and Jim Jerger marked their retirement from UT Dallas’ School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences with gifts of kind words from their colleagues. Now, the University has helped create a new audiology fellowship in their honor. read more

University Raises Its Game with Athletic Upgrades

UTD softball fieldSept. 19, 2014By the end of the year, the University will have invested $500,000 in improvements to its facilities. Projects that have been completed include a new softball infield and an expansion of the athletic training room in the Activity Center. read more

Film Screening Starts Gender Studies Lecture Series

Lauren DeCillisSept. 18, 2014This year’s Gender Studies Lecture Series takes a look at how gender shapes history and modern culture. A screening of the award-winning documentary “Feminist: Stories from Women’s Liberation” will be held Sept. 25. read more

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