McDermott Scholar News Archive
UTD Press Release: McDermott Scholar Adds Marshall Scholarship to List of Honors
UTD Press Release: The Mercury Wins Top College Journalism Award for 2nd Straight Year
UTD Press Release: University Celebrates Inauguration of President Richard Benson
UTD Press Release: Newest Women's Cross Country Dashes Past Foes for First Conference Title
UTD Press Release: Newest Class of McDermott Scholars Set to Start Fall Semester
UTD Press Release: Political Science Senior Publishes Book on Teen Homelessness
UTD Press Release: Annual Poster Contest Showcases Undergraduate Research Projects
UTD Press Release: Study Abroad Programs Provide World of Lessons to Students
UTD Press Release: Prescription for Success: Med Student Wins Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship
UTD Press Release: McDermott Scholars Exhibit Array of Abilities
UTD Press Release: Team's 'Minecraft' Modification Gets Ready for Its Next Test
UTD Press Release: Full Picture of Undergrad Projects Comes into Focus at Poster Contest
UTD Press Release: Three Undergrad Researchers Receive Goldwater Scholarships
UTD Press Release: Three to Study Overseas Through Critical Language Scholarships
UTD Press Release: Arts Offerings Begin with 'A Little Night Music'
UTD Press Release: TEDxUTD Compiles Array of Experts to Speak at Sunday's Event
UTD Press Release: Newly Elected President, Vice President Hope to Empower Students
UTD Press Release: 50 Comets Make League's All-Academic Teams
UTD Press Release: Ebola Response Takes Center Stage at Forum
UTD Press Release: UT Dallas Team Infuses Polymer Chemistry into 'Minecraft' Modification
UTD Press Release: Moot Court Preparing Students to Make Their Cases after Graduation
UTD Press Release: Criminology Professor Stresses Teaching, Research and Service
UTD Press Release: Undergrads Win Critical Language Scholarships to Study Overseas
UTD Press Release: Recipient of Outstanding Student Award Is a Leader On, Off Campus
UTD Press Release: Jindal School Group Collects 10 Awards at National Leadership Conference
UTD Press Release: Young WISE Students Win Scholarships in Program Research Contest
The Mercury: Biker Embarks on Nationwide Trek
UTD Press Release: Contest Recognizes Top Undergrad Research
UTD Press Release: New Student Leaders Elected on Platform to Increase Campus Spirit
UTD Press Release: Goldwater Foundation Recognizes Three Undergrad Researchers
UTD Press Release: Students, Staff Dedicate Spring Break to Serving Others, Social Issues
UTD Press Release: Alumnus Goes Abroad in Search of Breakthrough in Diabetes Research
UTD Press Release: Students, Professor Explore Sounds of Spain
UTD Press Release: Alumna, McDermott Scholar Wins Top Honor Society Fellowship
UTD Press Release: Largest Ever Cohort Named to Fall Dean’s List
UTD Press Release: Research is Teaching: Mentors Inspire Lives of Discovery
UTD Press Release: Teams Rank in Top Tier of National Moot Court Challenge
UTD Press Release: Student Champion of Environment Wins Udall Award
UTD Press Release: 2 Undergrad Researchers Win Goldwater Scholarships
UTD Press Release: A Glympse of Graduation: Martin Huynh
UTD Press Release: Tapping Ritual Invites Students to Join Academic Honor Society
UTD Press Release: Dallas Fed Chief Answers Money Questions for Scholars
UTD Press Release: Efficiency is the Watchword for Business Idea Contest Winners
UTD Press Release: Phi Kappa Phi Connection Spans Generation
UTD Press Release: Research Scholar Grants Awarded to 70 Undergrads
UTD Press Release: Volleyball Team Enters Weekend on 13-Match Streak
UVA Website: Grace Bielawski (2007 Scholar) joins the Class of 2014 at The Univeristy of Virgina School of Law. Read her story.
UTD Press Release: Archer Program Celebrates a Decade of Scholars
UTD Press Release: A Glimpse of Graduation: Dina Shahrokhi
UTD Press Release: Two Undergrads Honored As Promising Researchers
UTD Press Release: Sophomore Wins University's First Udall Scholarship
UTD Press Release: Grads' Business Idea: A Mailbox Without Junk Mail
UTD Press Release: Moot Court Squad Makes Convincing Case for Itself: UT Dallas Teams Take 1st, 2nd and 4th Place in Regional Tournament
McDermott Scholars: Bielawski, Harris & Niewiarowski
UTD Press Release: Undergraduate Research Projects Receive Funding
McDermott Scholars: Campbell, Do, Raj, Nath & Wong
UTD Press Release: Students Negotiate International Issues at Event
Model U.N. Chapter Celebrates 2 Best Delegation Awards, 1 Best Position Paper
McDermott Scholars: Versteeg (2009 Scholar) & Mayer (2009 Scholar)
UTD Press Release: A Happy Return: Career Decision Rewards Alumnus
UTD Press Release: A Happy Return: Career Decision Rewards Alumnus (and 2001 McDermott Scholar)
2005 Grad Enjoys Running a Dallas School and Being a Role Model for Kids
UTD Press Release: Swimmer Braves Murky Loch Ness for Charity
UTD Press Release: Creative Competition is No Match for UT Dallas Teams
McDermott Scholars: Wyder, Palmer & Ratliff
UTD Press Release: Swimmer (and McDermott Scholar) Braves Murky Loch Ness for Charity: Alumna's Relay Team Crosses 23-Mile Lake to Aid Afghan Women and Children
UTD Press Release: U.S. Open Chess Championship: UT Dallas Teammate Finishes Close Behind in Four-Way Second-Place Tie
McDermott Scholar: Ramirez
UTD Press Release: 2 UT Dallas Scholars Win Regents' Teaching Awards (Both McDermott Faculty Members)
UTD Press Release: McDermott Faculty Member Conveys Enthusiasm for Economics - Piñeres' Goal is to Teach Sound Decision-Making, in Classroom and in Life
UTD Press Release: Student Works to Help Lou Gehrig’s Disease Patients
McDermott Scholar Spends Summer Assisting Research Team in Ireland
UTD Press Release: McDermott Students Partner With Elementary School to Improve Test Scores
UTD Press Release: UT Dallas Fulbright Winner is Headed to Egypt to Study Women’s Rights and Arabic Language
UTD Press Release: McDermott Scholars Mark a Decade of Excellence Announcing the 2010 Eugene McDermott Scholars
UTD Press Release: Award Funds Student’s Particle Physics Research
UTD Press Release: Student Gives His Wits a Workout on ‘Jeopardy’
UTD Press Release: Student Television Station is Ready for Prime Time: Internet-Based Venture Set to Launch with Campus News Show on Aug. 28.
UTD Press Release: Staffer to Help Lead Undergrad Scholars Association: Group Shares Info on Operating Similar Programs at Other Universities.
UTD Press Release: Alumna Makes Big Waves With Channel Crossing: Solo Swim is Just the Latest Feat for School's 1st Truman and Marshall Scholar.
UTD Press Release: Elite Scholars Prepare for 4-Year Scholarly Voyage: 18 Uniquely Accomplished Students Chosen for 2009 McDermott Group.
UTD Press Release: Four of the nine graduation speakers were McDermott Scholars - Sara Clingan, Jessica Harpham, Felicity Lenes, Bradley Wallace. Read their speeches.
UTD Press Release: Dr. Magaly Spector, vice president for diversity and community engagement, helped celebrate the spirit of service exemplified by UT Dallas participants in the service program created by the federal Council on Service and Civic Participation. David Bindel, Felicity Lenes, and Molly Wurzer, all 2005 Scholars, were honored at this ceremony.
UTD Press Release: Program to Fund 45 Research Projects Proposed by Undergraduates
Congratulations to seven McDermott Scholars who received the award this semester: Bryan Thompson, Thomas Krenik, Austin Swafford, Jessie Harpham, Alexander Palmer, Felicity Lenes, and Chanel Matney.
UTD Press Release: International Political Economy Degrees Unveiled
Samia Hossain (2006 Scholar) is working towards a bachelor’s in International Political Economy. Courses from her semester abroad in Malaysia will count toward her concentration in Asia and the Middle East.
UTD Press Release: DART Patrons Have New Place to Relax, Courtesy of 2004 McDermott Scholars and the Alumni Fund! Read the UTD press release!
UTD Press Release: Undergrad Puts the Heat on Cancer Cells Austin: Swafford (2005 Scholar) Co-Authors Paper on Nanotube and Antibody Treatment.
UTD Press Release: Grace Bielawski, 2007 Scholar, has been chosen to assume the recently vacated Student Government (SG) vice presidency.
Alumni Spotlight: Rachel Markowitz
UTD Press Release: U. T. Dallas Names Eighth Class of Eugene McDermott Scholars
UTD Press Release: Student is First UT Dallas Undergrad to Win Fulbright
Rachel Markowitz (2004 Scholar) won the Fulbright Award!
UTD Press Release: UTD honors students for leadership and involvement. Kaitlin Butler, 2006 Scholar, works endless hours for Radio UTD -- which received the Golden Comet Award.
UTD Press Release: Lelia Gowland (2004 Scholar) wins the UTD Ring Award.
UTD Press Release: Texas Senate Staffers Meet UT Dallas Innovators and Students
Jessie Harpham and Molly Wurzer (2005 Scholars), along with other UT Dallas students, met with the Austin visitors to discuss the reasons they elected to enroll in UT Dallas and their plans for the future.
UTD Press Release: UT Dallas Student Wins Critical Language Scholarship
Molly Wurzer (2005 Scholar) was awarded a US Department of State Critical Language Scholarship.Molly will study Arabic in Tunisia during summer 2008.
UTD Press Release: Second UT Dallas Student Wins Goldwater Scholarship
Austin Swafford (2005 Scholar) was named a Goldwater Scholar!
UTD Press Release: Green Light Given to 21 Undergrad Research Ideas
Kerri West (2004 Scholar) and Austin Swafford (2005 Scholar) received undergraduate research funding.
UTD Press Release: Museum of Nature & Science First: UT Dallas Students, Faculty Contribute to Exhibit Content
UTD Transcript: Iris Kwong's Summer '07 Graduation Speech
UTD Transcript: Fern Yoon's Spring '07 Graduation Speech
Regina Leader-Post: Student accepts $125,000 scholarship
UTD Press Release: Molly Seeligson Named New Director of UT Dallas' Eugene McDermott Scholars Program
UTD Press Release: U. T. Dallas Names Seventh Class of Eugene McDermott Scholars
McDermott Newsletter: 2007 spring semester
UTD Press Release and Dallas Morning News article: '02 Scholar Sophie Rutenbar wins the Marshall Scholarship for two years of graduate study in the UK. Sophie was recently featured in an article in the Dallas Morning News.
McDermott Newsletter: 2006 fall semester
McDermott Newsletter: 2006 spring semester
UTD Press Release: U. T. Dallas Names Sixth Class of Eugene McDermott Scholars.
McDermott Newsletter: 2005 fall semester.
Los Alamos National Laboratory's Daily News Bulletin: McDermott scholars tour LANSCE, other Lab facilities (8/10/2005)
McDermott Newsletter: 2005 spring semester
UTD Press Release: U. T. Dallas' Kassandra McLean Wins Goldwater Scholarship
UTD Press Release: Sophie Rutenbar Becomes U. T. Dallas' First Truman Scholarship Winner
UTD Press Release: U. T. Dallas Unveils Fourth Class of Eugene McDermott Scholars
The Dallas Morning News: Students flourish at UTD - "College recruits district grads for prestigious scholars program" (1/8/2004)
UTD Press Release: University Of Texas At Dallas Names the Third Class Of Eugene McDermott Scholars
UTD Press Release: Second Class of Eugene McDermott Scholars Named By The University of Texas at Dallas
The Dallas Morning News: "Student scholars make impact at UTD" (3/10/2002)
UTD Press Release: First Group of Eugene McDermott Scholars Named By The University of Texas at Dallas