October 20, 2014
Oct. 20, 2014At UT Dallas, researchers are developing new techniques to aid recovery from stroke. Their efforts recently received a boost from a multimillion-dollar grant from the National Institutes of Health. read more
Oct. 17, 2014Predicting who will commit murder is difficult, according to a study by UT Dallas faculty. Dr. Alex Piquero and fellow researchers found the similarities between people who will commit homicide and those who won't outweigh their differences. read more
Oct. 13, 2014While some students pursue internships through the Career Center and their individual schools, others are offered internships by area employers that reach out to the Academic Bridge Program.
Oct. 21, 2014Dr. Ervin J. Fenyves, a distinguished international researcher who served on the physics faculty at The University of Texas at Dallas for more than 40 years, died Oct. 14 at the age of 90. read more
Oct. 17, 2014Dr. Bert Moore, dean of the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, says recently added tenure-track professors will provide new dimensions to the school's training and research. read more
Oct. 21, 2014An online stock trading competition sponsored by the Jindal School is drawing participation from teens all over the country. Top Trader has junior high and high school students spend $1 million in virtual money to see whose portfolios perform best. read more
Oct. 15, 2014Retired Lt. Gen. P.K. Carlton Jr. will speak about the health care of soldiers during the Dennis Berman Brain Performance Lecture, an event hosted by the University's Center for BrainHealth through its Brain Performance Institute. read more
UT Dallas to Test Campus Warning Siren System Nov. 5
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Public Health Professor Brings CDC Experience, Expertise read more
- Students Connect with Companies, Recruiters Find Qualified Talent Pool at Career Expo read more
Jindal Center Opens Career Doors for Student
- In Print & On Air
“It’s not always the way people think it is. In fact, with respect to homicide, it’s nothing the way people think it is.”
Dr. Alex Piquero,
Ashbel Smith Professor of Criminology
— The Dallas Morning News
"Probably they want to take out as many bodies there as they possibly can until they determine how this young lady contracted the virus."
Dr. Forney Fleming,
director of the Healthcare Management Program at UT Dallas
— Dallas Observer
"It takes away the subjective comments about the link between marijuana laws and crime, so the dialogue can be more in tune with reality."
Dr. Robert Morris,
associate professor of criminology — Bradenton Herald
“It has potential to be effective even if it prevents one or two people traveling into the U.S.”
Dr. Seema Yasmin,
professor in practice
"If you don't get enough sleep and you get in a chronic state of that, you look just like someone that has early onset Alzheimer's."
Dr. Sandra Bond Chapman,
founder and director of the Center for BrainHealth
"I think that, by its nature, the Internet produces a situation in which people experience a diffusion of responsibility."
Dr. Rosanna Guadagno,
associate professor in Emerging Media and Communication
"We know that some changes in memory are problematic and some are not.”
clinical researcher at the Center for BrainHealth
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