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CBS News: Hand Sanitizer Left in Hot Vehicles Can Explode

“If the alcohol evaporates, the hand sanitizer is less efficient. It is the alcohol that kills the germs.” — Dr. Mihaela Stefan, Eugene McDermott Professor

Fox 4: UT Dallas Provides Overview of North Texas COVID-19 Cases

“We think it’s important that people understand how many people are currently actively under infection.” — Dr. Tim Bray, director of the Institute for Urban Policy Research at UT Dallas

Fox 4: UT Dallas Professor Holds Shoe Box Graduation Ceremony for Seniors

“Milestones are really important, and our class community was really strong. I wanted to do something on the last day of class to honor them.” — Dr. Salena Brody, senior lecturer

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Fifty Points of Bright

Fifty Points of Bright

Looking to the past and celebrating the present, we highlight our milestones, discoveries and distinctive leaders; our impact on North Texas and the world; and our creativity and enterprising spirit.

A Winning Proposition

A Winning Proposition

When the first group of underclassmen arrived on campus in the late 1970s, the University started building a student life program to keep students engaged as well as educated.

Decades of Distinction

Decades of Distinction

A visual timeline depicts UT Dallas’ history and remarkable transformation into one of the nation’s premier universities.

A Half-Century of Giving Transforms UT Dallas

A Half-Century of Giving Transforms UT Dallas

The ambitious transformation of UT Dallas into a top-tier research institution was made possible by forward-thinkers and generous supporters who made the University the rich mosaic that it is today.


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STEM Projects You Can Do at Home

Try these projects provided by the Science and Engineering Education Center at UT Dallas.

#UTDgrad Celebrations

A collection of our favorite #utdgrad moments so far that Comets shared on social media.

Comets Share Their Favorite UTD Memories

As the semester wound down, we put out the call for Comets to share their favorite memories from their time at UT Dallas.

Alumna Helps Develop New Ventilator for COVID-19 Patients

Dr. Stacey Boland BS’00 is part of a team of NASA engineers that developed a new high-pressure ventilator to treat COVID-19 patients.

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