Comets Giving Day Takes On Extra Meaning as University's 50th Anniversary Finale

Comets Giving Day will last 1,969 minutes starting on Aug. 5 and mark the end to the University’s golden anniversary celebrations. More than 50 campus groups will participate, and the event will include gift challenges and matches. read more

University Mourns Loss of Dr. Richard Brettell, Distinguished Professor, Arts Leader

Dr. Richard Brettell, 71, longtime professor of art and aesthetic studies and founding director of the Edith O’Donnell Institute of Art History, died on July 24. During his career, he shaped the vision for the arts and art education at UT Dallas. read more