Researchers Chart Vital Territory with COVID-19 Data Dashboards

Teams from four University schools developed dashboards so that government entities and the public can access the same data about the pandemic. read more...

EPPS Professor Receives Piper Honor for Devotion, Dedication to Students

In recognition of her dedication, Dr. Denise Paquette Boots has been selected as a 2020 Piper Professor, an award that honors the top professors in Texas. read more...

University Will Honor Spring Graduates with Video Message, Celebration Gifts

UT Dallas will mark the May graduation of the class of 2020 with a virtual congratulatory message from President Richard C. Benson and encourages graduates to share their moments of celebration on social media using #utdgrad. read more...

A Message from President Benson: Plans for the Fall Semester

UT Dallas will be open in the fall, and the University is considering all options for classes, including a mixture of in-person and online learning. read more...

Journey Brings Alumna Back to Comet Roots, Inspires Creation of Scholarship

Jeanne Glorioso BA’91 knows what it’s like to overcome challenging circumstances, so she established a scholarship for undergraduates facing similar obstacles. read more...

PhD Students Present Final Defenses with Little Degree of Online Difficulty

More than half of this spring's record number of 100 dissertations were defended online thanks to the help of the Office of Graduate Education. read more...

New Website Highlights University's Bright Efforts During COVID-19 Pandemic

The site features the positive ways the University has united during the pandemic and will include a video every Friday in a new series, “Friday Night Brights.” read more...

Student Emergency Fund Supporters Help Ease COVID-19 Hardships

More than 365 individuals have contributed more than $73,000 to assist Comets facing unforeseen financial challenges during the pandemic. read more...

University Keeps Students Connected with Computer Loan Program

When the decision was made to move classes online, staff and faculty developed a strategy to find computers on campus and get them to students who needed the equipment at home. read more...

A Message from President Benson: Being a Comet in This Moment

The University will do all that it can to help minimize the disruption in students' lives while ensuring that it provides them with the greatest possible safety. read more...

Graduate Programs Ranked Among Best in Country by U.S. News & World Report

The University’s programs in audiology, speech-language pathology and business earn high marks in rankings released March 17. read more...

Regental Professor Will Receive American Association of Geographers Award

Dr. Brian Berry, one of the pioneers of modern geography, has been selected to receive the 2020 Stanley Brunn Award for Creativity in Geography. read more...

COVID-19 Update: President Benson Announces Changes to UT Dallas Operations

Spring break will be extended by one week, and classes will resume in an online format on March 30 in response to the spread of COVID-19. read more...

Study Finds No Acceleration in Crime from Formula 1 Race

A team led by Dr. Alex Piquero focused on the annual Austin race in the most extensive academic look at the crime potential for a Formula 1 Grand Prix event. read more...

New Map, Comet Calendar Offer Greater User Experience, Engagement

The University updated its online map and Comet Calendar with interactive features that will make the campus more accessible to faculty, staff, students and visitors. read more...