March 31, 2015


Solitary Confinement's Effectiveness Questioned

Dr. Robert MorrisMarch 31, 2015A study by Dr. Robert Morris, director of the Center for Crime and Justice Studies in the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences, finds that solitary confinement does not deter inmates from committing further violence in prison. read more

Photo Exhibit, Lectures to Examine Natural World

Photography by Steve GoffMarch 31, 2015The photography exhibit “Of Nature,” a collection of works by artists who find inspiration in the natural world, opens this week in the Edith O’Donnell Arts and Technology Building gallery. read more

Investiture Ceremony to Honor Faculty, Donors

Investiture MedallionMarch 30, 2015UT Dallas will celebrate 11 faculty members Thursday at a ceremony, which also will honor the donors whose generosity created endowed positions that are vital in advancing University instructional programs and research. read more

Diverse Food, Music, Cultures Will Be Celebrated

I Week Talent ShowMarch 27, 2015UT Dallas' annual International Week will showcase the campus' cultural diversity with a talent show, dance party, tea house and more from March 30 through April 3. read more

Girls Explore STEM Careers During Event

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day at UT DallasMarch 27, 2015Students from Irma Lerma Rangel Young Women’s Leadership School attended UT Dallas’ Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day, where they were encouraged to consider science, technology, engineering and math careers. read more

Engineers Create Structures Tougher Than Kevlar

Dr. Majid MinaryMarch 26, 2015Researchers at UT Dallas have created new structures that exploit the electromechanical properties of specific nanofibers to stretch to up to seven times their length, while remaining tougher than Kevlar. read more

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