June 23, 2017


University Students, Alumni Receive Rings

Ring ceremonyJune 22, 2017Students and alumni celebrated Comet pride and gratitude as they donned UT Dallas rings for the first time in the annual spring ring ceremony. read more

Callier Collects $280,000 for Patients in Need

Emilynn Wilson and Lisa TrouttJune 22, 2017Supporters, patients and partners of the Callier Center for Communication Disorders came together to share stories, honor award recipients and raise funds during the sixth annual Callier Cares Luncheon. read more

Study Links Low Self-Control, Use of Deadly Force

Dr. Jon MaskalyJune 19, 2017Research conducted by two UT Dallas criminologists found that police officers who exhibit low self-control in their personal lives are more likely to use deadly force on the job. read more

University Honors Trio for Service, Achievements

Desmond BlairJune 19, 2017UT Dallas recognized alumnus Desmond Blair BA’07, MFA’09, graduating senior Nancy Fairbank and advisor Chien Ho Paden at the spring Honors Convocation. read more

Study Explores Sign Language, Cochlear Implants

Dr. Andrea Warner-CzyzJune 15, 2017Researchers found that children with cochlear implants who had either no or limited exposure to sign language end up with better auditory, speaking and reading skills later. read more

Study Uncovers Effects of Key Alzheimer's Marker

Michelle FarrellJune 15, 2017New research from the Center for Vital Longevity has found that the amount of amyloid plaques in a person’s brain predicts the rate at which his or her cognition will decline in the next four years. read more

Boren Fellow Returning to Mideast to Study Arabic

Aysha KhanJune 12, 2017Aysha Khan BS’15 will travel to Jordan in September to further her studies in Arabic during a yearlong Boren Fellowship. She spent the summer of 2015 in Oman as a recipient of a Critical Language Scholarship. read more

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