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October 2013

Four New Faculty Join the Department in 2013

September 2013

Board of Regents Approves New Research, Teaching Building

Clark Scholars Spend Summer Delving into Research Projects

August 2013

Healthcare Studies Major Enrolls More Than 200 Students in 2nd Year

June 2013

UT Dallas Study Suggests New Approach to Fighting Lung Cancer

UT Dallas Dental Expert to Consult for Air Force Surgeon General

May 2013

Professor Helps Advance Health Science Using Biostatistics

Green Fellows Learn Lessons from Research Experience

UT Dallas to Celebrate More Than 3,000 New Grads

April 2013

Sally Ride Festival Draws Hundreds of Budding Scientists

UTeach Dallas Meets Fundraising Challenge, Receives $2 Million

Biology Lecture to Honor Founding UT Dallas Faculty Member

March 2013

NIH Funds UT Dallas Study on Cause of Huntington’s Disease 

January 2013

Microbiologist Aims to Thwart Antibiotic Resistance

October 2012

School of Natural Sciences and Math Celebratesits Roots in Research Center a Half Century Ago

Investiture Ceremonies to Recognize FacultyHolding Endowed Chairs and Professorships

September 2012

Academic Bridge Inspires Student to Give Back to Schoolchildren

August 2012

Clark Research Program Spans University’s History

Scientists Use Light To ‘Tag and Track’ Genetic Processes

July 2012

Profs Mentor Undergrad Researchers from Mexico

June 2012

Undergrads in Green Fellows Program Wrap Up Semester of Individual, In-Depth Research Projects

May 2012

Sky Watchers Await a Rare Celestial Experience

Grad Ceremonies Celebrate Journeys Ending — and Beginning

Student Champion of Environment Wins Udall Award

2 Undergrad Researchers Win Goldwater Scholarships

A Fish Tale: Prof’s Photo Earns Kudos in International Contest

NSM Awards Honor Chemistry Lecturer, 2 Teaching Assistants

April 2012

Competition Spotlights Top Undergrad Research

Interdisciplinary Professor Embodies Blend of Arts, Science

Event to Put UT Dallas Start-Up Firms and Technology on Display

Realize the Vision: University Celebrates First Campaign

Texas Instruments Gift Leads to New Biomedical Device Center

March 2012

Undergrad Researchers Win With Efficient Lighting Proposal

Nanoparticle Study Attracts State Cancer Research Funds

February 2012

Researchers Find Rare Life in Pacific Ocean's Depths

Investiture Ceremonies Begin New Tradition

UT Dallas to Honor Faculty in Endowed Chairs, Professorships in Week of Investiture Ceremonies

Sister Institutions Make Plans to Collaborate on Research

January 2012

Largest Ever Cohort Named to Fall Dean’s List

Prof's Theory Could Improve Shelf Life of Electronics

Tiny Quantum Dots Hold Promise in Prof's Research

December 2011

UT Dallas Family, Friends Celebrate Newest Grads

Grant Aids Push to Train Math and Science Teachers

October 2011

Breakthrough Holds Promise for Hydrogen’s Use as Fuel Source

Students Join UT Southwestern Researchers in Lab

August 2011

Biologist’s Book Explores Role of Key Blood Component

UT Dallas Joins Plan to Expedite Medical Education

June 2011

Program Hosts Undergrad Researchers From Mexico

April 2011

Undergrad’s Award Funds Nanotech Discovery

Sophomore Wins University's First Udall Scholarship

Alumni Start-Up Success? There's an App for That

Russian Mathematician to Deliver Clark Lecture

Astronaut Scheduled to Land at UT Dallas for Lecture

January 2011

UT Dallas Researchers Spin Nanotech Breakthrough

$460,000 to Help Establish Tech Curriculum Center

December 2010

Prof Aids Quest for Possible Alzheimer’s Treatments

October 2010

Founders Project: An Old Friend Gets a New Look

September 2010

Shared Goals Bring Alumna and UTeach Together

August 2010

Faculty MDs Have Fingers on the Pulse of Field

Volunteers Learn How to Help Kids Learn Science

Bacteria Research Gets Lift from Jess Hay Award

July 2010

Clark Scholars Get a Jump on Laboratory Research

June 2010

Undergrad Research Program Expands in Size, Scope

May 2010

Award Recognizes Undergrad Adviser

2,165 Celebrate Graduation in Weekend Ceremonies

Tongue Sensor Research Wins Undergraduate Award

Innovation on Display at UT Dallas Inventor Luncheon

February 2010

American Chemical Society Lauds Student Group

Award Lauds Nanoparticle Toxicity Research

Gift to Boost Ranks of Math and  Science Teachers

Camera Promises Clearer Picture of Diseases

(April 9-10, 2009) 2009 Anson L. Clark Lecturer Studies How Bacteria Discuss Troop Strength Before They Wage an Attack.

(Nov 17, 2008) Algorithm Helps Unlock Secrets of Cell Biology

(Nov 7, 2008) Findings May Help Slow Damage from Brain Diseases

(October 28, 2008) Science Building Begins Moving from Theory to Reality

(October 27, 2008) Building to Kick Off New Science Education Era

(October 20, 2008) Projects to Change Look and Feel of UT Dallas

(October 14, 2008) NIH Backs Search for Innovative Sickle Cell Treatment

(June 17, 2008) Undergrad Puts the Heat on Cancer Cells

(May 12, 2008) Bree Szostek's Commencement Speech (BS, Molecular Biology '08)

(April 23, 2008) Biology Professor to Defend Darwin’s Theory in Debate

(September 11, 2007) Health Science Researcher to Head UT Dallas’ Department of Molecular & Cell Biology

(February 26, 2007) UT Dallas Biologist Awarded $1.6 Million NIH Grant

(December 18, 2006) New Mechanism of Cell Death Found in Insects

(November 20, 2006) UT Dallas Professor Receives Appointment To National Sickle Cell Disease Association

(September 13, 2006) UTD's Santosh D’Mello to Chair Conference on Treatment Strategies for Neurodegenerative Diseases

(June 13, 2006) UTD Sickle Cell Disease Research Center Kicks Off Its High School Summer Research Program

(May, 2006) Biology Student, Nicole Cabbad, Accepted to the Yale University School of Medicine

(April 3, 2006) Filamentous Bacterioviruses Lecture, presented by department head, Dr. Donald Gray 

(March 29, 2006) UTD Researchers Granted $240,000 to Study Communication Among Bacteria

(February 1, 2006) Sickle Cell Disease Research Center Featured in the 25th Anniversary edition of Aetna's 2006 African American History Calendar

(November 14, 2005) Dr. Steven Goodman Named Editor-in-Chief Of Experimental Biology and Medicine

(September 16, 2005) UTD Department of Biology Makes Large Donation to McDermott Library

(September 13, 2005) UTD Biologist Chairs Treatment Strategies Against Neurodegenerative Conditions Conference

(August 11, 2005) Research Center at UTD to Help Mark National Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month

(July 18, 2005) UTD Scientist Wins $2.1 Million in Grants To Study Communication Among Bacteria

(Spring, 2005) UTD Biologist Awarded a Grant from The American Health Assistance Foundation to Study Alzheimer's Disease

(Spring, 2005) Former Biology Student Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

(February 2, 2005) School, Departments See Enrollment Jump in '04

(November 5, 2004) Xuebin Zhang Wins the O.B. Williams Award

(July 14, 2004) UTD Biologist Awarded $1.5-Million NIH Grant

  • Updated: December 6, 2016