December 2, 2015


Musica Nova to Celebrate 40 Years with Concert

Musica NovaDec. 2, 2015At 8 p.m. Friday, UT Dallas’ performance ensemble, Musica Nova, will devote its fall concert to celebrating four decades of performances at the University. The performance is part of the Fall Student Art Festival, which starts today. read more

Project May Help Computers Sense Emotion

Dr. Carlos BussoDec. 2, 2015Dr. Carlos Busso, associate professor of electrical engineering, will use funding from the National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development Award to develop speech recognition tools that understand human emotion. read more

Pair Honors JSOM Mentor with Professorship

Pyxis gift to UT DallasDec. 1, 2015Through their company, Pyxis Care Management, Mindy Jones EMBA'05 and Steve Lewis EMBA'05 are establishing an endowed professorship in honor of their former professor, Dr. John F. McCracken. read more

'Mercury' Earns Top Honor for College Newspapers

UT Dallas Mercury groupDec. 1, 2015The UT Dallas student newspaper, The Mercury, received the Pacemaker Award at the recent National College Media Convention. This marks the second Pacemaker for the newspaper, which won its first in 2005. read more

Institute Gathers Domestic Violence Data for Dallas

Dr. Denise BootsNov. 30, 2015The Institute for Urban Policy Research, a research group in the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences, completed a report for the Dallas Domestic Violence Taskforce that details the city’s response to the problem. read more

Support of Education Leads to Nobel Endeavors

Dr. Hobson WildenthalNov. 19, 2015Dr. Aziz Sancar PhD'77 exemplifies the University's emphasis on academic and scientific excellence. Critical to the success of graduates like him are endeavors that support exceptional students with the potential to become extraordinary alumni. read more

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